Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • HISD Delayed Start

    Huntsville ISD will have a two-hour delayed start today as a precautionary measure due to the amount of rainfall we have experienced recently and the current predicted storm forecasts showing possible flash flooding for our…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday two thefts were reported–one in the 4000 block of Sam Houston Avenue and the other in the 300 block of Green Leaf Street. On the night…

  • Blue Light Emergency Phones–An Important Asset To SHSU Campus Security

    If you’re not a student or an employee of SHSU, you might not be familiar with those blue-lit poles around the university campus. When the blue light flashes, it doesn’t mean there’s a sale in…

  • Aquaponics Program Scheduled

    Texas A&M Agrilife Extension has a class coming up. Texas Agri-Life Extension Agent Reg Leppley tells us all about it . . . .   RSVP is requested by June 2nd. For information call 435-2426.

  • Outdoor Explorer Program Starting Up

    Join the City’s Recreation Service Division at the Huntsville State Park as they partner with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to learn basic safety for biking, hiking, and kayaking. Enjoy the rest of the…

  • Texas Dept. Of Insurance Help Following Recent Storms

    Consumers who suffered property damage as a result of the recent severe weather should contact their insurance companies as soon as possible to begin the claims process. If you’re having trouble reaching your company, call…

  • HISD Transportation Designates Thomas Lake Volunteer Fire Department Common Bus Stop

    Walker County has issued a Recommendation for Evacuation for several areas of Walker County near the Trinity River.  HISD Transportation has determined that their buses cannot safely go into these identified evacuation areas. Therefore, the…

  • City EMC John Waldo Comments On Hurricane Preparedness

    On our last “Around Town” program, we talked with City Emergency Management Coordinator John Waldo. John updated us on various matters related to a hurricane event. We asked him about City and water facility backup…

  • Golf Ball Drop Tomorrow

    Huntsville-Walker County Events & Communications Manager Laura Green tells us that they are going to host their annual Shot in the Dark Golf Tournament Friday, May 29th . . . .

  • Physicians ER Sponsoring The May Chamber Business After Hours

    The next Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours, sponsored by Physicians ER located at 540 I-45 South, will begin this afternoon at 5:15.  It’s open to all Chamber members. Businesses are encouraged to…