Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Trump on Uranium Scandal

    One of the latest big scandals in Washington involves how the Russians got a hold of a great deal of our uranium. During an oval office press opportunity Thursday, a reporter asked President Trump to…

  • Roof Repair on Wynne Home Considered by Council

    Tuesday, the Huntsville City Council considered replacing the Wynne Home roof. The recommended motion was to enter into a contract with Redemption Roofing for $57,074 for standing seam with shingles. Mayor Andy Brauninger commented .…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meet

    The Huntsville ISD Board of Trustees will meet for a regular session this evening at six in the Hawkins Administration Building. The Board will recognize students and staff for various achievements. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes…

  • Anthony Shore Execution Halted Until January

    The execution warrant for 55-year-old Texas death row inmate Anthony Allen Shore has been withdrawn by a judge as the result of a request from prosecutors who wish to further look into a scheme alleged…

  • City’s Sherry McKibben Addresses Recovery Grant to Councilmembers

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, the council considered applying for a General Land Office Disaster Recovery Grant. Director of Neighborhood Resources, Dr. Sherry McKibben, said the grant concerned floods in…

  • Fingerprint Grant for Sheriff’s Office

    This week, Operations Captain Tim Whitecotton addressed Walker County Commissioners regarding permission to accept a grant for the Sheriff’s Office . . . .   Commissioners approved acceptance of the grant. There were no matching…

  • Congressman Brady Speaks at Rice University on Tax Reform

    Wednesday, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady spoke at a round table, “Reforming the U.S. Tax Code,” hosted by the Baker Institute for Public Policy at Rice University. He discussed proposed tax reform…

  • Huntsville ISD’s Hornet’s Nest for 10/18/2017

    Here is this week’s Hornet’s Nest with HISD’s Shannon Duncan and Bryan Reeder   Sponsored by Wiesner of Huntsville

  • Mayor Thanks Hurricane Harvey Volunteers

    Hurricane Harvey volunteers were honored with a reception before the beginning of the City Council’s regular session at City Hall Tuesday. During the regular session, Mayor Andy Brauninger thanked Emergency Management Coordinators for both the…

  • Veterans Job Event

    Mark your calendars if you’re a veteran looking for employment. Workforce Solutions Jenny Johnson informs us that veterans and their families are invited to their 6th Annual “Red, White & You” hiring event job fair…