Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday police investigated a case in the 200 block of Hickory Drive where a known suspect was reported to have forged the signature of another person. An…

  • Avenue M Closed Between 11th and 10th Saturday

    Here’s a heads-up for local drivers. Huntsville residents should be aware that Avenue M will be closed between 11th Street and 10th Street on Saturday, October 29th, for roof replacement at First National Bank.

  • Heart Walk Ahead in November

    Ce Cowart Schilcher with the Walker County Healthy Initiative came by Commissioners Court Monday to promote signing up County Employees for the upcoming Heart Walk. It’s scheduled for Saturday, November 12th, at Bower Stadium .…

  • Teacher Fair at SHSU Today

    Students looking to go from the classrooms of Sam Houston State University to the classrooms of one of the thousands of schools across the state will have an opportunity to talk with some of those…

  • Book Signing Saturday

    Mark your calendars. You’ll have a chance to meet author Mitchell Roth this weekend. Texas Prison Museum Curator of Collections Sandy Rogers tells us how . . . .

  • Congressman Brady Comments on Immigration Issues

    The illegal immigrant population continues to grow. Congressman Kevin Brady comments . . . .

  • National Institute of Justice Director To Speak At SHSU

    Nancy Rodriguez, director of the National Institute of Justice and a Sam Houston State University College of Criminal Justice Distinguished Alumna, will return to her alma mater on Oct. 27 to present “Following Science: My…

  • Early Voting Update

    Local elections manager Julie Cooper reports that the total number of voters checked-in during the first day of early voting Monday was 1,278, with the majority of voters voting at the Walker County Annex location.…

  • Ambulance Service for Riverside Area Discussed

    Monday in Walker County Commissioners’ Court, commissioners heard a presentation from representatives of SHSU’s Department of Sociology, Dr. Shannon Lane and Dr. Michael Fortunato, regarding their study supporting the need for ambulance services in the…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Friday police investigated a case of criminal mischief where in the 100 block of I-45 South an unknown suspect cut 49 tires at two locations. On the…