Articles Tagged “Huntsville”

  • Blood Drive Saturday

    Area residents are invited to help build back up the blood bank’s supply by donating blood Saturday. Blood donations will be taken from 9 AM to 4 PM at the Gibbs Pre-K Center at 1800…

  • Congressman Brady on Ending “Death Tax”

    When Congressman Brady was in Huntsville recently explaining the new blueprint for simplifying and reducing taxes, he brought good news in regard to efforts to do away with the dreaded “Death Tax . . .…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on “Border Adjustability”

    When Congressman Brady visited Huntsville recently he talked about a number of things congress was working on—one of them is called “border adjustability . . . .”   Mr. Brady said, “By doing that, for…

  • Falk Trial Moved

    The Huntsville Item reports that Senior District Judge Bill McAdams has come to the decision that the capital murder trial of John Ray Falk, Jr. will be decided by an Angelina County jury. Falk is…

  • City to Construct Animal Shelter

    At last night’s regular city council session, the council approved an emergency ordinance which would allow City Manager Matt Benoit to initiate the building of an animal shelter for Huntsville. A $650,000 fund has been…

  • SHSU Rodeo Team to Appear on NBC’s “1st Look”

    The Sam Houston State University Rodeo Team’s skills include calf roping, bull riding, steer wrestling and becoming nationally recognized on-air talent. The team, along with their coach Bubba Miller and his family, will appear on…

  • “Back the Blue” Golf Tournament Looking for Teams

    Walker County Sheriff Clint McCrae informs us that a fund-raising event call “Back the Blue” is coming up in December . . . .   Sheriff McRae also told us, “We are very fortunate here…

  • Town Creek Closure on Avenu N

    The City of Huntsville’s Town Creek Drainage Project Phase II is adding a work area on Avenue N between 10th and 11th Streets. The closure began November 29 and will continue into early 2017. Drivers…

  • Holiday Trash and Recycling Collection Info

    With the holidays comes a reduction in trash and recycling collections in the city. The City of Huntsville Solid Waste Transfer Station and Recycling Drop-Off Center has set their schedules for the holidays with the…

  • TSUS Regents Approve Building Purchase

    The Texas State University System Board of Regents—Sam Houston State University’s governing body—has given the university approval to begin the process to purchase property located at 1 Financial Plaza in Huntsville. The regents took the…