Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • SHSU to Conduct Notification System Test

    Sam Houston State University will conduct a full test of its KatSafe mass notification system—including siren, email, voice and text messaging, social media, and the desktop notification system today at 9:55 a.m. It is not…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet this evening at six at City Hall for a regular session. Previous to the meeting at 4:30 PM there will be a work session where the council will hear…

  • MLK Celebration Held Monday in Huntsville

    The Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Service was held at the MLK Center in Huntsville Monday afternoon. The Greater Zion Drill Team posted the colors and gave a special performance. Among the speakers for…

  • Texas House Candidate Debate Hosted by Tea Party Tonight

    The Sam Houston Tea Party is having their Candidate Forum and Debate featuring six candidates for the Texas House of Representatives seat for District 18 tonight. It will take place from 6:30 to 8 PM…

  • The Eagles’ Glenn Frey is Dead

    Rock ‘n’ roll legend Glenn Frey is dead. The 67-year-old guitarist and songwriter died of complications from pneumonia, acute ulcerative colitis and rheumatoid arthritis Monday in New York. Frey was with the famous rock group…

  • Marriage Licenses Automated at County Clerk’s Office

    Our guest on “Around Town” over the weekend was County Clerk Kari French. Kari tells us that they now have an automated process for marriage licenses . . . .

  • Trinity ISD Meets Tonight

    The Trinity ISD Board of Trustees meets tonight in the Administration Building at six. They will recognize the TMS One Act Play and also Employees of the Month Dot Paske, Meranda Johnson and Misty Coleman.…

  • MLK Jr. Day Celebration Today

    The late Martin Luther King, Jr. is honored today across the country. Local spokesperson, Vanetta Mills, updates us on what’s going on locally today . . . .

  • Clinton-Sanders Debate More Combative

    In their last debate before the caucuses in Iowa, Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders were more combative than in past contests. Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley was also on hand to voice his…

  • SHSU President Dana Hoyt to Speak at Annual MLK Celebration

    Sam Houston State University President Dana Hoyt will join local communities in commemorating the life of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in an annual celebration today in The Woodlands. Dr. Hoyt will deliver a…