Articles Tagged “Huntsville”

  • Execution of Tommy Sells

    Forty-nine-year-old Tommy Lynn Sells is scheduled for execution in Huntsville today for fatally stabbing a 13-year-old South Texas girl in 1999. Sells attorneys are making a plea to the U-S Supreme Court following a federal…

  • Council Discusses Conservation and Drought Contingency Plan

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, councilmembers heard Director of Public Works Carol Reed present information during a first-reading of the City’s Water Conservation and Drought Contingency Plan. The water restriction system being changed…

  • Police News

    In Huntsville Police news last Friday, there were seven vehicle accident cases investigated on Huntsville streets in total. On the night shift Friday, 33-year-old Alton Edmonston was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and…

  • SHSU Introduces Free Online Environmental Crime Training

    SHSU Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles tells us, “The Bill Blackwood Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas launched a free online training program to strengthen civil and criminal enforcement efforts at the local, state…

  • Power Outages Last Friday & Saturday

    Saturday over 2,000 Huntsville residents were without power. Friday afternoon, a thunderstorm blew tree limbs into power lines knocking out power for residents west of I-45 and onto the western part of Huntsville and surrounding…

  • HISD Board Discusses Bond Election and Teachers’ Salaries at Monday Meeting

    Monday night the HISD Board of Trustees met to take a look at holding a bond election and giving better pay to local teachers. Following discussion, the board agreed that the best move would be…

  • Republican Precinct Convention Tonight

    Tonight at six, the Walker County Republican Precinct Convention will be held in the Walker County Storm Shelter at 455 State Highway 75 North in Huntsville. If you voted in the March 4th Republican Primary,…

  • Stores Coming to Huntsville

    Ravenwood Village Shopping Center should be offering local consumers more stores to shop by this summer’s conclusion. The new stores include Ross, Petco, Academy and a women’s clothing shop called Maurice’s. City of Huntsville Director…

  • City & TxDOT Join in Publication

    City of Huntsville Deputy City Secretary Kristin Edwards informs us, “On March 7th, 2014, the City of Huntsville in partnership with TxDOT released a publication outlining the ongoing construction at the Interstate 45/State Highway 75…

  • HPD Receives Impaired Driving Mobilization Campaign Award Check

    Thursday morning at City Hall, Traffic Safety Specialist Terri Miller with TxDOT’s Bryan District awarded $3,000 to the City of Huntsville and the Police Department for their participation in the 2013 Impaired Driving Mobilization Campaign…