Articles Tagged “Sam Houston”

  • Inaugural Program to Bring National Book Award Finalists to Campus

    The Sam Houston State University Master of Fine Arts program in creative writing, editing and publishing, in conjunction with the National Book Foundation, will debut a new marquee literary event, the “National Book Awards at…

  • Country Music Star Contest Auditions

    The Walker County Fair Country Music Star Contest will continue with their auditions this Saturday at the fairgrounds. You can get your application and more information online at walkercountyfair.com under the download section. Any Walker…

  • National Book Awards Will Feature Authors

    Mark your calendars. From SHSU’s Department of English, Dr. Amanda Nowlin-O’Banion informs us, “The National Book Awards at Sam Houston is a free event that is bringing three recent National Book Awards finalists to Huntsville…

  • Sam Houston Birthday Celebration and Texas Independence Celebrated

    A good crowd turned out for the celebration of General Sam Houston’s birthday and Texas Independence Day Sunday afternoon in Huntsville. Because of the the inclement weather, most of the program was held inside at…

  • Texas Independence Day & General Sam Houston Birthday This Weekend

    The Walker County Historical Commission, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum, and the Sam Houston Statue and Visitor’s Center will celebrate Texas Independence Day and Gen. Sam Houston’s birthday with a weekend of activities in Huntsville.…

  • SHSU Baseball Banquet Coming Up this Weekend

    The 2014 Sam Houston Baseball Banquet and Auction will be held Saturday, February 8th, at 5 p.m. at the Lowman Student Center. Tickets for the event are on sale now. The price is $100 per…

  • Search Underway for New SHSU Head Football Coach

    Following the departure of winning Head SHSU Football Coach Willie Fritz to coach at Georgia Southern, Athletics Director Bobby Williams reports, “The search for Sam Houston’s next head football coach has already begun.” Williams said…

  • SHSU Coach Fritz Headed to Georgia Southern

    Sam Houston State University head football coach Willie Fritz will be the new head coach at Georgia Southern. A press conference is scheduled for today at 11 AM at Georgia Southern in Statesboro, Georgia. Head…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift Friday a residential burglary was investigated in the 2200 block of Bobby K Marks Drive. Two vehicle burglaries were reported–one in the 2600 block of El Toro…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news over the past several days, on Friday’s day shift there was a commercial burglary in the 7500 block of Highway 75 South. In the 2700 block of Montgomery Road, a 28-year-old…