Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Summer Fine Arts Camp For Youth Coming Up

    SHSU’s College of Fine Arts and Mass Communicaton has announced eight specialized summer camp programs for middle school through college students. Marketing Coordinator Emily Benetti tells us their “summer programs continue to grow.  We’re offering…

  • Alzheimer’s Lunch & Learn Series At Library

    The library is hosting a free Lunch and Learn program presented by the Alzheimer’s Association. This is a three-part program discussing Alzheimer’s vs. dementia–the legal and financial issues, and intimacy, sexuality and ethics issues for…

  • Chamber Events Ahead

    There are several events ahead sponsored by the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber Small Business Breakfast is this Thursday April 9th at Golden Corral at 7:30 a.m. The sponsor is On Pointe Dance.…

  • Rand Paul Announces Presidential Run

    U-S Senator from Kentucky Rand Paul officially announced his run for the presidency in 2016 at the Galt House in Louisville, Kentucky Tuesday . . . .   The slogan kicking off Senator Paul’s presidential…

  • The Fair Ahead–Livestock Competition

    The Walker County Fair moves ahead this week. Spokesperson Clint Walters fills us in with info on what’s ahead in regard to livestock and other animals . . . .    

  • Fair Livestock Competition–Update On Monday

    In livestock competition at the Walker County Fair Monday, in the Broiler competition Samuel Walker Houston Elementary student Tori Paul won Grand Champion. Scott Johnson Elementary student Gabby Legerski won Reserve Grand Champion. In the…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session at City Hall this evening at six. Councilmembers will hear a presentation by Kevin Smith on local Boy Scout activities. With the Director of Community…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Thursday’s night shift in the 2300 block of Sam Houston Avenue 56-year-old Mildred Johnson was arrested for Resisting Arrest, Interference with Public Duties and Failure to Identify. On the day…

  • New Waverly VFD Update On Activity

    In the southern part of our county, New Waverly Firefighters respond to a wide variety of emergency responses and traffic accidents, and the number of calls for service is expected to increase with upcoming freeway…

  • Public Relations Speaker At SHSU Today

    A special event sponsored by SHSU’s student run public relations firm, Priority One, is slated for today. Priority One spokesperson Cody Lewis updates us . . . .   Ms. Neumann currently serves as the…