Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Freeze and Hard Freeze Warning

    A Hard Freeze and Freeze Warning is in effect for our area until nine this morning. A Wind Chill Advisory is also in effect until nine.  

  • Electoral College Vote Today

    Today the electoral college will continue a 227-year-old procedure where electors cast their votes for president. They begin around 9 a.m. and end around 3 p.m. in various states. Donald Trump garnered 306 electoral votes…

  • Congressman Brady Holds Tax Reform Town Hall

    Congressman Brady addressed a big crowd at Chamber of Commerce headquarters Friday afternoon at a Town Hall on tax reform. He said he had three big reforms. They “propose to cut taxes on local businesses…

  • HISD Trustees Discuss “Engaged Learning Model”

    There is underway a five-year plan on implementing the Huntsville Engaged Learning Model at HISD. Engage2Learn’s Kammi Green updated Trustees on the effort. Ms. Green has worked with the district over a year-and-a-half . .…

  • SHSU LEAP Students to Attend Inauguration

    Our guests on “Around Town” over the weekend included student members of SHSU’s Center for Law, Engagement & Politics and the organization’s director, Professor Mike Yawn. The student group was very busy this past semester,…

  • Commissioners’ Court Special Session Wednesday

    Coming up this Wednesday, Walker County Commissioners will meet at nine at the courthouse for a special agenda. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis will discuss withdrawing from the Texas Department of Agriculture 2015…

  • South Carolina Shooter Dylann Roof Found Guilty

    In South Carolina Thursday, a jury convicted 22-year-old Dylann Roof of killing nine black members of a bible study in June of 2015 . Roof was found guilty on 33 federal charges against him. The…

  • Congressman Brady Holds Tax Reform Town Hall Today

    Our 8th District congressman, Kevin Brady, will hold a Tax Reform Town Hall this afternoon from 2 to 3 PM at the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce headquarters at 1327 11th Street. Mr. Brady will…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday HPD assisted DPS at State Highway 19 and Sterling Chapel Road after a vehicle pursuit with multiple people involved. The burglary of a building in the…

  • Christmas Parade Saturday

    Don’t forget the Huntsville Lions Club’s Christmas Parade is scheduled for Saturday. The parade kicks off at Sam Houston Avenue and 20th Street at 6:30 PM.