Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Thursday’s night shift in the 2300 block of Sam Houston Avenue 56-year-old Mildred Johnson was arrested for Resisting Arrest, Interference with Public Duties and Failure to Identify. On the day…

  • New Waverly VFD Update On Activity

    In the southern part of our county, New Waverly Firefighters respond to a wide variety of emergency responses and traffic accidents, and the number of calls for service is expected to increase with upcoming freeway…

  • Public Relations Speaker At SHSU Today

    A special event sponsored by SHSU’s student run public relations firm, Priority One, is slated for today. Priority One spokesperson Cody Lewis updates us . . . .   Ms. Neumann currently serves as the…

  • Livestock Competition At Fair This Week

    Animal competition at the Fair is always a big deal each year. We talked with Walker County Fair Association President Rusty Davis, and he told us the livestock shows were scheduled to begin last night…

  • Meat Goat Show Winners

    In the Fair’s livestock competition over the weekend– Shelby Lepley’s goat was chosen Grand Champion of the Meat Goat Show. Shelby’s animal also came in first place in the heavyweight division. Cade Johnson earned the…

  • 2015 Fair Queen Chosen

    Congratulations are in order for 17-year-old New Waverly High School senior Jenna Drane who was crowned 2015 Walker County Fair Queen over the weekend.

  • Huntsville Leadership Institute Scholarship Campaign Underway

    The Huntsville Leadership Institute Class 33 is selling their Huntsville Proud Campaign stickers to help raise money for scholarships for Huntsville seniors for the continuation of their education at SHSU. Class 33 member and City…

  • CPS Professional To Speak At SHSU

    This Wednesday, SHSU’s department of criminal justice will present a special program. Publications Coordinator Beth Kuhles passes along the information . . . .   Mr. Bryant will also provide tips on landing a job…

  • TxDOT “Talk, Text, Crash” Campaign

    With more people dying senselessly on Texas roads due to distracted driving, the Texas Department of Transportation kicks off its annual “Talk, Text, Crash” campaign to urge drivers to give their full attention to the…

  • Rodeo Announcer Mike Mathis On PRCA Rodeo

    The action-packed PRCA Rodeo is back at the fairgrounds. Spokesperson Mike Mathis tells us about it . . . .