Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday a vehicle burglary was investigated in the 2700 block of 11th Street. In a case of aggravated assault, a known suspect was reported to have swerved…

  • Memorial Day Solid Waste & Recycling

    The Solid Waste and Recycling Department will be closed for Memorial Day, May 29th. There will not be residential curbside garbage collection on this day.  If you normally receive residential curbside garbage collection on Mondays,…

  • Manchester Bomber Had Visited Germany Prior to the Attack

    Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi had been to Dusseldorf, Germany four days before the bombing of the arena in England where 22 people were killed. This has caused reason for speculation of a terror network.…

  • DPS Urges Texans to Stay Vigilant, Report Suspicious Activity

    DPS Urges Texans to Stay Vigilant, Report Suspicious Activity State iWatch program accepts tips via website, mobile app AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is calling on Texans to remain vigilant regarding…

  • Police News

    Police News

    On the day shift Tuesday, a vehicle was reported stolen in the 700 block of Sabrina Lane. At I-45 and Smither, Leonard Coleman was arrested for unauthorized use of motor vehicle and for out of…

  • Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $788 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue

    Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $787.8 million in local sales tax allocations for May, 2.6 percent more than in May 2016. These…

  • More Arrests Made in Manchester Terrorist Attack

    More arrests have been made in the recent terrorist attack in Manchester, England. Three more arrests were made Wednesday. Regarding the terrorist suspect, Home Secretary Amber Rudd said it is “unlikely that Salman Abedi  acted…

  • President Trump Visits Pope Francis

    President Trump and Pope Francis met for half-an-hour in the Vatican Wednesday. The president was accompanied by his wife Melania, his daughter Ivanka, her husband Jared Kushner and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. The president…

  • SHSU Student Wins National Kennedy Center Theatre Award

    Dominic Pecikonis, a student in Sam Houston State University’s musical theatre program, recently won a National Kennedy Center American College Theatre Musical Festival Award, which gave him a full ride scholarship to a prestigious summer…

  • Microsoft Powerpoint Classes at the Library

    The Huntsville Public Library is offering free Microsoft PowerPoint classes this summer! Classes will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. on Tuesdays or 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. and on Thursdays starting June 6th through…