Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Russia a No-Show for the Nuke Conference

    Fifty-six nations and organizations are in Washington for the Nuclear Security Summit. One of the major players when it comes to nuclear weapons is not here. At Wednesday’s White House Daily Briefing with Press Secretary…

  • Council Holds Special Session Tuesday Night

    The Huntsville City Council got together for a special session Tuesday night to receive legal advice on the Town Creek Drainage Project implementation. They met in closed Executive Session. When they reconvened from their closed…

  • Walker County Fair & Rodeo Parade Ahead

    The Walker County Fair & Rodeo Parade will be marching through town tomorrow. Parade Co-chair Steven Gregory has more . . . .

  • County Commissioners Accept Audit

    The County did well on their recent audit. Shelby Lackey from Lackey, Hereford, Lynch, Sellars & Kirkham presented the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report. or CAFR, completed by the County Auditor’s staff for the fiscal year…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday a vehicle burglary was investigated in the 500 block of Vicki. In the 200 block of I-45, police looked into a case of an unknown person…

  • Defense Department Press Secretary Comments on Securing Nuclear Materials

    Leaders from around the world will be arriving in the U-S today for a meeting in Washington focusing on securing nuclear material. With all the concern recently about possible “dirty bombs” used by terrorists, Defense…

  • EgyptAir Plane Hijacker Arrested

    According to the Cypriot Foreign Ministry, a man who said he was wearing an explosive vest who hijacked an EgyptAir plane today and forced it to land in Cyprus, has been arrested. At one point…

  • Update on Capitol Shooting

    Sixty-six-year-old Larry Russel Dawson, the man who allegedly pulled out a gun at the U-S Capitol Visitor Center Monday near police officers, has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon and assault on a…

  • Walker County Fair Ahead

    The theme of the Walker County Fair this year is “Country Scenes & Children’s Dreams.” The Fair runs April 1st through the 9th. The Chair of Special Events, Steve Fox, fills us in on some…

  • SM Energy Presents Check to Commissioners for Oil Vehicle Road Damage

    In a special ceremony in Commissioners’ Court Monday, County Judge Danny Pierce thanked SM Energy for a check to pay for repairs to some area roads for oil field vehicle damage. Precinct #3 Commissioner Glen…