Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • John Ray Falk, Jr. May Represent Himself

    The Huntsville Item reports that on Monday Judge Bill McAdams at a hearing in Lufkin for TDCJ inmate John Ray Falk, Jr. ruled that Falk may represent himself following Falk’s passing of two competency evaluations.…

  • President Trump Criticizes Mainstream Reporters at News Conference

    President Donald Trump held a news conference at the White House. He named his new nominee for labor secretary, Alexander Acosta. Acosta is a former National Labor Relations Board member. The president eventually got around…

  • Kiwanis Pancake Supper Tonight

    Bring your entire family to the Huntsville Kiwanis Club’s annual Pancake Supper from  5:30 to 7:30  tonight in the Huntsville Public Library Community Room. The supper is $5 for all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausages, milk, coffee and orange…

  • LULAC Community Amigo Award Banquet

    LULAC of Huntsville Council President John Escobedo informs us that LULAC will be hosting their 12th Annual Community Amigo Award Banquet . . . .

  • Kevin Brady and Congress Move Forward on Unemployment Drug Testing Issue

    This week, the U.S. House passed Congressman Kevin Brady’s legislation to stop an Obama-era Labor Department regulation on unemployment insurance benefits. House Joint Resolution 42, sponsored by Congressman Kevin Brady, disapproves and blocks a rule…

  • SHSU Rodeo Coach Bubba Miller on Future Rodeos

    SHSU’s championship winning rodeo athletes are still busy for the spring semester. Rodeo coach Bubba Miller stopped by the newsroom recently and filled us in on what’s ahead for this talented team . . .…

  • Montgomery Road Closed Between I-45 and Sam Houston Due to Gas Leak

    Gas Leak on Montgomery Road The Huntsville Fire Department has advised Montgomery Road is closed from IH 45 to Sam Houston Avenue due to a gas leak. Please avoid the area and take alternate routes.…

  • Current Street Closures

    The City of Huntsville informs us that Avenue P from 22nd Street to 25th Street is closed as part of an ongoing milling and overlay project. Plan for delays in the work areas. Each section…

  • Labor Secretary Nominee Andrew Puzder Withdraws

    President Donald Trump is looking at four candidates for possible nomination for labor secretary following the withdrawal of fast food executive Andrew Puzder from the confirmation process following issues raised over his professional and personal…

  • Trump & Netanyahu Hold Joint Press Conference

    President Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke at a joint press conference Wednesday, prior to their getting together for talks. The president commented on the one-state versus two-state option regarding the Israelis and…