Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Madisonville Officer Found “Not Guilty”

    The Huntsville Item reports that Gary Laws, a former Madisonville police officer, was found not guilty Wednesday in the Walker County Court of Law in regard to a charge of cruelty to non-livestock animals. The…

  • Parking Issues At SHSU

    According to an article on SHSU’s “Today @ Sam” webpage: While 761 new parking spaces will become available over the next two years, 852 spaces will be lost to new construction. That’s 91 fewer spaces…

  • FEMA Disaster Recovery Center In Town

    A State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) is now open in Walker County for homeowners, renters and business owners who sustained damage as a result of the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding from May 4 to…

  • Free Legal Clinic For Veterans In Conroe This Weekend

    Veterans who need legal advice or legal assistance can visit a free legal clinic on Saturday, July 11, 9:00 a.m. until noon, at the Conroe VA Outpatient Clinic, 800 Riverwood Ct., Suite 100, in Conroe.…

  • City Council Looks At Development Code

    At Tuesday night’s Huntsville City Council session, following a public hearing councilmembers looked at “Decision Packages” regarding the City’s Development Code. Shortly before a slide presentation from Director of Community and Economic Development Aron Kulhavy…

  • John Otto Not Running For Re-Election

    According to a story on the KBTX 3 website, our State Representative John Otto will not be running for re-election. Mr. Otto said, “After accomplishing much of what I set out to do when first…

  • Former Madisonville Officer On Trial For K-9 Incident

    The Huntsville Item reports that the trial of a former Madisonville police officer, Gary Laws, began Tuesday in the Walker County Court of Law. He is accused of bringing about the death of his K-9…

  • Bear Bend Nature Walk Today

    Sam Houston Memorial Museum marketing coordinator Megan Buro tells us the latest “Bear Bend Wednesday” is a “Nature Walk” from 9 AM to noon today . . . .

  • More Info On Federal Disaster Loans

    We’ve been telling you that a Disaster Recovery Center has been set up at the Annex for the victims of the recent flood damage. They will be at the Annex through the 17th of this…

  • Disaster Recovery Center Set Up Today

    A Disaster Recovery Center will open in Huntsville at noon Tuesday, July 7th. Disaster Recovery Center Manager here in Huntsville, Harry Anthros, informs us that they’ll be at the Annex Building . . . .…