Articles Tagged “information”

  • Registration Deadline Approaches For Bearkat Family Weekend

    Families who want get into the Sam Houston State University spirit, while learning about campus traditions, must register by Aug. 25 for this year’s Bearkat Family Weekend, scheduled Sept. 12-14. The weekend will allow families…

  • SHSU’s Crimes Victims’ Institute Issues Report On Stalking

    An estimated 1.4 million women in Texas experience stalking during their lifetimes, according to a 2010 survey by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. But a new report from the Crime Victims’ Institute, housed…

  • Texas’ Annual Tax Holiday Is Here

    In 2014, Texas shoppers get a break from state and local sales taxes today through the 10th — the state’s annual tax holiday. As in previous years, the law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies…

  • Breaking News–Body of Trinity Bridge Jumper Found

    Around 12:10 this afternoon, Trinity County Sheriff Woody Wallace informed us that the body of the man who authorities believe may have  jumped to his death at the Trinity River Bridge and Highway 19 this…

  • Heartwalk Coming Up

    The 2014 Heart Walk of the Piney Woods has been scheduled for Saturday, September 27, and residents and businesses are encouraged to get their teams organized as soon as possible! According to Heart Walk organizing…

  • Commissioners’ Court Holds Budget Workshop Monday

    Commissioners held a discussion on the budget during a scheduled workshop Monday morning at their regular meeting. County Auditor Patricia Allen told commissoners that regarding the certified values that her department “did receive certified values…

  • Beware Of Caller Scam

    The Walker County Sheriff’s Office would like to inform citizens to be aware of a current scam that is taking place locally. Numerous people in the community have been receiving automated phone calls. The caller…

  • White House Press Secretary Earnest Comments on Anonymous Versus Identified Sources

    Anonymous sources can sometimes be the only information released on a story a reporter is covering that gets closest to the truth. Remember the famous “Deep Throat” character during the Watergate Scandal of the President…

  • Scam Artist May Be Trying Access Local Accounts

    A local citizens called up KSAM News this morning saying someone had  tried to trick him into giving out his local bank account number information. Please be advised not to give out your account numbers…

  • SHSU Sports Information Director Paul Ridings Honored

    Longtime Sam Houston State sports information director Paul Ridings has been named the 2014 recipient of the Southland Conference’s Louis Bonnette Sports Media Award. The honor will be presented during the Southland’s Football Media Day…