Articles Tagged “Sam Houston”

  • Former Bearkat Running Back on NBC’s “Strong” Tonight

    Bennie Wylie is remembered by Bearkat football fans as one of Sam Houston’s top running backs and as the hero of the Kats’ upset of Stephen F. Austin in 1997. Tonight at 8, Wylie will…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday two vehicle burglaries were investigated–both in the 3300 block of Old Houston Road. There was a report of an assault in the 2600 block of Milam…

  • Sculptor David Adickes Offers City Presidential Busts

    The well-known and respected sculptor who sculpted Huntsville’s famous giant statue of Sam Houston out on I-45, David Adickes, is offering to give the City a set of his presidential busts. He addressed the city…

  • Early Voting Update

    One-hundred-twenty-two people voted in early voting in the mayoral runoff election Thursday. Early voting continues at the Annex on Sam Houston through December 8th. Election Day voting is Saturday, December 12th, at the Annex.

  • Sam Houston Statue “Tribute To Courage” Refreshing Drink Competition

    Director of Tourism and Cultural Services Kimm Thomas tells us that, in conjunction with celebrating the Statue of Sam Houston’s 21st anniversary, “we will be having a drink competition entitled ‘The Legend’ after Sam Houston.”…

  • SHSU BEARKATS TABBED #2 IN THE NATION

    Another national preseason football publication has tabbed Sam Houston as the favorite to win the 2015 Southland Conference championship and finish as one of the top five teams in the FCS rankings. Sporting News College…

  • SHSU Student Athletes Recognized For Service

    Sam Houston State University student-athletes have been recognized by the Southland Conference for their community service in Huntsville. SHSU won the league’s annual Pop-Tab Collection drive, which raises funds for the Ronald McDonald House at…

  • Texas Baptist Historian Dr. Alan Lefever Addresses Sam Houston Celebration Attendees

    The life of Sam Houston was celebrated in prayer, songs and speeches Monday morning at the Mance Park Middle School auditorium, down the street from the Sam Houston grave site. Guest speaker was Dr. Alan…

  • Legislative Update From Representative Otto

    In his weekly “Legislative Update” from Austin, Our State Representative John Otto announces his intent to fully fund TRS-Care, a retiree group health benefits program administered by the Teachers Retirement System of Texas. The TRS-Care…

  • Bearkats Looking Forward To Next Year

    GoBearkats.com reports that after holding North Dakota State to 24 rushing yards and seven points in the first half, the Bison rushed for 195 yards and scored 28 points in the second half to beat…