Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • First Financial Bank Day of Service on Monday

    First Financial Bank VP and cashier Michelle Murray informs us that this Monday the bank will be hosting a “Day of Service” at the Walker County Senior Center . . . .   Ms. Murray…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on Obamacare Issues

    Congressman Kevin Brady comments on more issues that have arisen with Obamacare, and how he and the House are trying to help . . . .

  • Bubba Miller Comments on SHSU Rodeo Team Sked

    SHSU Rodeo Coach Bubba Miller dropped by the news room Wednesday with a couple of his rodeo athletes. He filled us in on a couple of the events coming up for the rodeo team .…

  • Senator Schwertner Defends Access to Psychiatric Care–Calls on Paxton to Affirm Definition of a Physician

    Thursday, Senator Charles Schwertner, MD (R-Georgetown) sent a formal request to Attorney General Ken Paxton asking that he issue a legal opinion affirming the right of doctors of osteopathy (DO) to practice medicine in the…

  • S.T.E.A.M. Event at Library Today

    The Huntsville Public Library reminds everyone that S.T.E.A.M. Friday has something for everyone: STEAM is Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Children 17 and under are invited to enjoy this once a month program. From…

  • Huge Evacuation in Southeast U-S Underway in Path of Hurricane Matthew

    Evacuation orders have been issued for a couple of million people in Florida, Georgia and North and South Carolina. Hurricane Matthew was forecast to possibly strengthen into a dangerous Category 4 hurricane. Twenty-five deaths have…

  • False Text Alerts Sent Out

    KBTX Channel 3 reports that last night some area college students received emergency text alerts that were not legitimate. The alerts went to several schools, including SHSU, Texas A&M and Blinn College. The report says…

  • Barney Fuller, Jr. Executed

    Fifty-eight year old Barney Fuller, Jr. was executed last night at the Huntsville Unit for the murder of a married couple in Lovelady in 2003. He no longer wanted his appeal requests to be pursued…

  • Republican Roundup Tonight

    The Republican Party of Walker County will have their Republican Roundup tonight from 5:30 to 8 at the Walker County Education Center at 1402 19th Street in Huntsville. You’re invited to join them in meeting…

  • “State of the City Address” Coming Up

    The annual “State of the City Address” is coming up soon. Mayor Andy Brauninger reminded everyone of the upcoming event at this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council . . . .