Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Agri-Life Extension Management of Whitetail Deer Program Ahead

    The Walker County AgriLife Extension office has an educational program on the management of whitetail deer harvest coming up. It will be Thursday, September 14th, at 6:30 PM at 102 Tam Road in Huntsville. The…

  • Kids on Way Back to School

    A reminder: watch out for kids at bus stops and walking to their first day of school today.

  • HISD Takes No Action on Personnel Matter Surrounding Supt. Dr. Howell Wright

    After an hour and a half executive session, the Huntsville School Trustees returned to regular session and took no action on a personnel matter surrounding Superintendent, Dr. Howell Wright. The Tuesday night special-called meeting was…

  • Solar Eclipse Viewing at SHSU Observatory Coming Up

    Be a part of history and join Sam Houston State University’s Society of Physics Students as they host a viewing for the upcoming Great American Total Solar Eclipse on Aug. 21 from noon to 1:30…

  • North Korea Backs Down on Shooting Missiles at Guam

    It’s been reported by state media that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has put off making a decision on shooting missiles in the direction of Guam while he waits to see what the United…

  • LeFlore Pleads “Not Guilty” to Wife’s Murder

    The Huntsville Item reports that Larry LeFlore entered a plea of “not guilty” during an arraignment hearing Monday in the 12th Judicial District Court to first degree murder charges in regard to the death of…

  • Texas A&M Cancels 9/11 Event Reservation

    In a Texas A&M press release, the university reports: “After consultation with law enforcement and considerable study, Texas A&M is cancelling the event scheduled by Preston Wiginton at Rudder Plaza on campus on September 11…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. Previous to the meeting there will be a budget workshop at 4:30 PM. On tonight’s “Consent Agenda,” the agenda…

  • HISD Special-Called Meeting Tonight

    The HISD Board Trustees will have a special-called meeting tonight at 6:30 PM in the Hawkins Administration Building. They will consider Board approval of appointing an acting superintendent.

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift Sunday a known suspect sexually assaulted a victim in the 2200 block of Bobby K Marks. An unknown suspect was responsible for an aggravated robbery in the…