Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Murdered Houston Sheriff’s Deputy Remembered Sunday

    Sunday evening, American flags, flowers and people filled the northwest Houston gas station where 47-year-old Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy Darren Goforth was murdered. Thirty-year-old Shannon J. Miles has been charged with the capital murder of…

  • President To Rename Mount McKinley

    The White House announced Sunday that the Obama Administration will change the name of the highest mountain in North America from Mount Mckinley to Denali. Denali is an Athabascan name used by Alaskan navtives which…

  • Tom Fordyce Appointed to Texas Board of Criminal Justice

    Texas Governor Greg Abbott has appointed and named Dale Wainwright as Chairman of the Texas Board of Criminal Justice. Also appointed to the board were Arlington Police Department Victim Services Coordinator Derrelynn Perryman and local…

  • Tips On Internet Protection

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was President of the SHSU Student Net Alliance, Andrew Bannon. He recently made a presentation at the Huntsville Public Library on cybersecurity and cyberprotection. Bannon says there are…

  • SHSU Kinesiology Professor Publishes Book On Officer Fitness

    With the scrutiny and controversy surrounding law enforcement officials higher than ever, Matthew Wagner, associate professor of kinesiology, understands that the profession is becoming more stressful than ever, and that it is important to have…

  • Congressman Brady Comments On Social Security Issues

    Congressman Kevin Brady serves on the Social Security subcommittee and says, “The problem is the social security promise is on shaky ground due to the programs finances . . . .”

  • FEMA Storm Prevention Specialists In Huntsville

    FEMA storm damage prevention specialists are in town now to give people advice. FEMA spokesperson Troy York tells us more . . . .

  • Senior Center Fundraiser Scheduled

    A fundraiser is coming up for the Walker County Senior Center. It will be in the form of a reverse raffle. There will be 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes. The first prize is a $5,000…

  • SHSU Net Alliance President Andrew Bannon Passes Along Tips On Cell Phone Privacy

    Issues over privacy on individuals’ cell phones has risen to a matter of national attention over the years. We recently talked with Andrew Bannon, president of the SHSU Student Net Alliance, about cell phone privacy…

  • HISD Approves Compensation Plan

    At this weeks regular meeting of the Huntsville Independent School District Board of Trustees, HISD Superintendent, Dr. Howell Wright, explained the compensation plan . . . .   The compensation plan was approved.