Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • 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 . . . .…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet at six tonight at City Hall. Previous to the meeting, at 4, they will discuss proposed updates to the City of Huntsville Development Code. During a Public Hearing at…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Thursday a vehicle burglary was investigated in the 1200 block of Martin Luther King Drive. On the day shift Friday, a vehicle burglary was reported in…

  • United Criminal Justice Employees of Texas President Olsen Credits TDCJ Director For Raises

    President of the United Criminal Justice Employees of Texas, Brian Olsen, recently acknowledged TDCJ’s director in being very instrumental in new raises for TDCJ employees . . . .   Mr. Olsen said his group…

  • Lt. Col. Allen West Scheduled To Speak

    Local spokesperson Jim Lanier tells us Lt. Col. Allen West, a frequent commentator on Fox News and other news networks, will be coming to Huntsville to speak this weekend . . . .   Tickets…

  • SHSU Staff Lab Assistant At Planetarium Talks About Chile Trip

    Staff lab assistant at SHSU’s Planetarium and Observatory, Mike Prokosch, recently joined eight other astronomy educators from across America to visit observatories in Chile, the astronomy capital of the world. He hadn’t seen much of…

  • Huntsville And New Waverly Hold Great 4th Of July Celebrations

    Local Huntsville and Walker County citizens celebrated the 4th over the weekend with a great fireworks celebration at Kate Barr Ross Park. There was food, music, games and rock climbing for all to enjoy. The…