Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Unity Event in Huntsville this Weekend

    At Tuesday’s session of the Huntsville City Council, Mayor Andy Brauninger filled everyone in on an event coming up to help foster harmony in Huntsville . . . .

  • City Council Approves Maximum Tax Rate

    During their regular session Tuesday night, the Huntsville City Council considered adopting a maximum property tax rate for the City. Mayor Andy Brauninger announced the item up for vote on the Statutory Agenda . .…

  • SHSU Graduation Details

    SHSU Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt tells us, “Two of the areas leaders in banking and health care will make a short trip on August 5th to address Sam Houston State University’s almost 960 graduates…

  • Obama Says Trump “Unfit” for the Job of President

    During a press conference with Singapore’s Prime Minister Tuesday at the White House, President Obama informed the press that Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump was not the right kind of person to be president .…

  • Iran Hostage Deal–Ransom Payment Made?

    Tuesday, the Wall street journal reported that the U.S. government flew the equivalent of $400 million to Iran this past January, which happened as four detained Americans were released by Tehran. The money was the…

  • Long Term Recovery Meeting Scheduled

    The next meeting of the Walker County Long Term Recovery Committee is scheduled for Thursday, August 4th at 6 PM at the Walker County Storm Shelter.

  • FBI Tech Pleaded Guilty Monday of Acting as an Agent for China

    Forty-seven-year-old Kun Shan Chun, an electronic technician for the FBI who was cleared for top secret information, pleaded guilty yesterday to one count of acting as an agent of China. He could go to prison…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will meet in regular session tonight at six at City Hall. Before the regular meeting, they will hold a “Work Session” to discuss potential bond ballot language and bond measures for…

  • HISD Student Registration Set to Open this Week

    For complete information, go the district website at www.huntsville-isd.org.

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday police investigated a building burglary in the 400 block of 7th Street. On Friday’s night shift, known suspects assaulted victims in the 1500 block of…