Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • City Council Finance Committee Meets

    The Huntsville City Council Finance Committee is scheduled to meet this morning at 8:30 in the Conference Room at City Hall. Councilmembers will hear a presentation and have a discussion on paid parking along University…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift Friday Nicolas Lauterbach, Kwami Etwi, Carl Godeau, Yaw Sekyere and Kingsley Njoku were arrested for burglary of a habitation in the 2500 block of Pine Shadows. Also…

  • Trump Signs Executive Order Lifting Business Regs

    As he moves forward in freeing businesses to do business, President Trump signed an executive order Monday lifting various restrictions on businesses . . . .   President Trump said, “It’s called a “One-in Two-out”…

  • New Waverly Firefighters Busy with Weekend Fires

    New Waverly Firefighters responded to a number of wildfires over the weekend as clear skies and warmer temperatures prompted many to venture outdoors around Walker County. Despite recent heavy rains, much of Southeast Texas is…

  • Hot Fund Partnership Grant Available Online

    The City of Huntsville says they are proud to offer and enter into partnerships with prospective applicants to provide our community with rich and exciting cultural events. The 2017-18 Hotel Occupancy Tax (HOT) Partnership Grant application…

  • Objections Raised over Temporary Muslim Nation Immigration Ban

    Over the weekend, protests erupted over President Trump’s executive order to temporarily ban immigration from several nations that are predominately Muslim. The temporary ban this weekend resulted in dozens of visitors from out of the…

  • VP Pence Addresses “March for Life” Rally

    Last Friday, Vice President Mike Pence became the first vice president of the United States to address the March for Life rally in Washington, D-C . . . .

  • I-14 Segment Approved

    In an effort to enhance mobility and support interstate trade, the Texas Transportation Commission, at its January meeting, approved the designation of a 25-mile segment of the state highway system as Interstate14. This is the…

  • President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May Hold Joint Press Conference

    Several topics of mutual interest were discussed as British Prime Minister Theresa May held a press conference Friday alongside of President Donald Trump. One British reporter was interested in how the two political leaders would…

  • Restorative Justice Ministries Work Inside Texas Prisons

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was Executive Director Emeritus of the Restorative Justice Ministries, Bill Kleiber. Not only is the volunteer ministry working with recently released inmates in town, they work inside…