Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Congressman Brady Comments On Planned Parenthood Investigation

    Congress is moving forward in their investigation of Planned Parenthood. Congressman Kevin Brady updates us . . . .

  • Commissioners Court Meets Tuesday–10/13

    Walker County Commissioners’ Court meets for a regular session tomorrow morning at nine at the courthouse.  Today is a holiday in observance of Columbus Day. There are several items on this morning’s “Statutory Agenda:” Judge…

  • 4B-Proposal Town Hall Coming Up

    For those of you interested in knowing more about the City’s 4B proposal, in the last regular City Council session Mayor Mac Woodward updated everyone on an upcoming event . . . .

  • Fall Edition Of Farmers Market Underway

    Huntsville’s Main Street Coordinator Lindsay Lauher tells us that there’s now a “fall edition” of the local Farmers’ Market. It got underway this past Saturday and runs until the Saturday right before Thanksgiving . .…

  • Issues With Sgt. Bergdahl Case Continue

    Defense Attorney Eugene Fidell, representing Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl charged with desertion in Afghanistan, says Army officer Lt. Col. Mark Visger is recommending that Bergdahl’s case be sent to a special court martial which is a…

  • Psychological Center At SHSU Moving

    For years the Psychological Services Center at Sam Houston State University has offered valuable services to individuals, families, and agencies in Walker County and beyond. During this time, the center has continued extending and expanding…

  • Cornyn On Mental Health & Safe Communities Act

    From the floor of the Senate last week, our Senator from Texas John Cornyn addressed a bill that he has introduced to try to deal with the root causes of violent incidents. He is urging…

  • Local Candidate Debates Held Thursday

    A good crowd showed up for the Sam Houston Tea Party debate presentation last night at the Veterans Complex. The Tea Party’s Myrt Gribble hosted the event, and yours truly was the moderator asking candidates…

  • Sam Houston Statue “Tribute To Courage” Refreshing Drink Competition

    Director of Tourism and Cultural Services Kimm Thomas tells us that, in conjunction with celebrating the Statue of Sam Houston’s 21st anniversary, “we will be having a drink competition entitled ‘The Legend’ after Sam Houston.”…

  • New Sidewalks Coming To Huntsville

    If you haven’t heard, there was good news on sidewalks for Huntsville at this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council. Mayor Mac Woodward said sidewalks grants have come through. City Manager Matt Benoit…