Articles Tagged “Texas”

  • Lester Bower Jr. Executed Wednesday

    Wednesday, 67-year-old Lester Bower Jr. was executed at the Huntsville Unit for killing four men in 1983 at an airplane hangar near Sherman, Texas Authorities say he shot the four men after stealing a plane…

  • City Issues Press Release On Sonic Drive-in Issue

    On Tuesday, June 2, the City of Huntsville Health Division received a complaint via the City’s online Report It! system, concerning a Facebook post about a banana shake containing parasites, purchased from the Sonic on…

  • Comptroller Hegar Reminds Texans of Resources Available For Disaster Relief

    With the Governor’s Office adding dozens of counties to its disaster declaration due to recent severe weather events, Comptroller Glenn Hegar reminds Texans about resources available to help those affected recover from the damage caused…

  • Ethician Museum Inaugurations

    The Ethician Museum of Texas Furniture will celebrate its “Grand Opening” today at 1405 University Avenue in Huntsville, Texas between 4 and 7 P.M. The Texas Furniture Museum is housed in the same building as…

  • County Rescue & Clean-up Activity

    According to the Item, county emergency officials were kept busy this week Along with the help of Texas’ state urban search and rescue team, local emergency responders Tuesday rescued and treated a man stranded in…

  • Click-it Or Ticket

    The Click It or Ticket enforcement mobilization is taking place all over the state through May 31st.   Law enforcement all over Texas will be stepping up their efforts to ticket motorists who are not…

  • Restorative Ministries Director Comments On Faith’s Effect On Recidivism

    In a very informative interview on “Around Town” this past weekend, Restorative Justice Ministries Network Executive Director Bill Kleiber passed along that faith has been playing a role in reducing recidivism in Texas prisons .…

  • Former Huntsville Hornet Dies Near Buffalo-Another Seriously Injured

    We have confirmed reports this morning of a traffic accident near Buffalo,Texas last night that has taken the life of one former Huntsville Hornet student-athlete, with an additional former Hornet now hospitalized with serious injuries.…

  • ISIS Claims Responsibility For Attack In Garland

    Tuesday, the ISIS terror organization claimed responsibility for their attack this past weekend in Texas at a cartoon contest using images of the Muslim prophet Muhammad. Two terrorist shooters died at the event as police…

  • SHSU Online Earns High Affordability Ranking

    Many students want an affordable education but don’t have the time or resources to commute to a physical campus. For those students, Sam Houston State University offers many fully online programs that won’t break the…