Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • House Speaker Ryan Holds Weekly Briefing

    In his House Speaker Weekly Briefing last week, Paul Ryan updated everyone on where the House is headed for the new year . . . .

  • Boy Scout Troop #114 100-Year Celebration

    Local Boy Scout Troop #114 is celebrating their 100-year anniversary tomorrow from 10 AM to 3 PM at the Josey Lodge on Sam Houston Avenue. They will demonstrate how to build a rope bridge, make…

  • Bearkat Game Day Update

    The “Today at Sam” page at SHSU’s website reports that with severe weather in the forecast for Huntsville on Saturday night, the kickoff for the FCS Quarterfinal between Sam Houston and Colgate has been changed…

  • Mayoral Runoff Election

    The City’s “This Week in Huntsville” reports that the Huntsville City Council at its November 10th special session voted unanimously to hold the runoff election for the mayor’s race on Saturday, December 12th. The City…

  • Sheriff McRae Announces for Re-election

    Clint McRae announces he is pursuing another term for Sheriff of Walker County. McRae began his law enforcement career in the late 80’s while working in the Jail Division of the Walker County Sheriff’s Office.…

  • High Potential Employee Leadership Academy Meets For Exercise at City Hall

    This week, participants in SHSU’s High Potential Employee Leadership Academy went through a couple of scenarios as members of the Huntsville City Council in the actual council chambers. The Academy’s facilitator, David Yebra, has led…

  • Walker County Tax Assessor-Collector Diana McCrae Running for Re-election

    Diana McRae has announced that she will seek re-election as Walker County Tax Assessor-Collector. While in office she implemented online vehicle registration in Walker County, along with electronic poll books and other improvements. McRae was…

  • Bearkat Game Time Changed

    With severe weather in the forecast for Huntsville on Saturday night, the kickoff for the FCS Quarterfinal between Sam Houston and Colgate has been changed to 11 a.m.  The Alumni Association will be tailgating in…

  • New Interstate Through Central Texas Planned

    A five-year federal transportation bill has been signed into law which designates a highway corridor through Central Texas as a new Interstate. Interstate 14 will begin in West Texas, go along Highway 190 through Killeen…

  • “A Wynne Home Nutcracker” Begins Today

    “A Wynne Home Nutcracker” begins this afternoon and runs through Saturday at 5:15 each day. Huntsville’s Cultural Services Coordinator Linda Pease tells us all about it . . . .   Tickets are $10 and…