Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Walker County Long-Term Recovery Committee Meets Today

    The monthly meeting for the Walker County L.T.R.C. will be TODAY in the Huntsville Public Library small conference room, 1219 13th St., at 6 pm. Come out and share your talents and service to our…

  • Willard Oliver’s New Book

    After 10 years of research and a bookcase full of documents, Willard Oliver, a professor in Sam Houston State University’s Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, has published a comprehensive biography of August Vollmer, known…

  • New Waverly Firefighters Respond to Log Home Fire

    New Waverly Firefighters were dispatched just before 4pm Monday afternoon to a house fire on Pine Ridge Lane. The homeowner had discovered a fire on the outside of the home near some electrical equipment, and…

  • Police Raids Conducted Following London Terror Attack

    In a pre-dawn effort today, following a terrorist attack in London that killed five people and hospitalized 29, eight arrests were made in the City of Birmingham around 130 miles north of London in connection…

  • Walker County Hospital District Board of Managers to Meet

    The Board of Managers for the Walker County Hospital District will hold a regular meeting this evening at six in 2nd Floor Meeting Room A at Huntsville Memorial Hospital. Board members will hear comments from…

  • SGA at SHSU To Hold Biking Benefits Info Event

    Sam Houston State University’s Student Government Association will hold an informative tabling event for students to learn about the benefits of riding bikes on campus today from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Lowman…

  • Early Morning Strong-Armed Robbery on Avenue I Reported

    The KatSafe reporting system at SHSU reported at 12:50 this morning that there was a strong-armed robbery at approximately 10:44 last night in the 2100 block of Avenue I. The suspects were reported to be…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session at six this evening. Prior to the regular meeting, at 5:15, the council will hear presentations and discuss a possible framework for a proposed developer’s…

  • Police News

    In Huntsville Police news in looking back on the past several days, on the day shift Thursday a residential burglary was reported in the 2400 block of Lake Road. In the 1300 block of 11th…

  • Speaker Ryan Thinks First Part of Health Care Act Will Be Approved By House This Week

    House Speaker Paul Ryan said this weekend that the first part of the American Health Care Act, the congressional version, will “likely” be voted on this Thursday. They are still working out details. However, Speaker…