Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • City of Huntsville’s 4th of July Celebration Coming

    Mark your calendars. You can join the City of Huntsville and celebrate July 4th. The celebration is from 4 to 8 p.m. at Kate Barr Ross Park at 486 State Hwy 75 North in Huntsville. …

  • Bearkat Athletics Auction Ahead

    The 2017 Bearkat Athletics Auction, presented by the Bearkat Champions Fund, is just around the corner with this year’s event set to be held on Saturday, July 29th, at Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum. The event…

  • New Student Orientation

    On June 22-23, The New Student Orientation Program will host its first organized, purposeful, and positive introduction session of the summer for all new SHSU students and their families. These sessions help them become familiar…

  • Handel Beats Ossoff in Georgia

    Tuesday night , Republican Karen Handel won out over Democratic opponent Jon Ossoff in Georgia’s special election congressional race. Handel beat Ossoff 53 to 47 percent. The race beat all spending records for a House…

  • Bill Angrove Named TSUS Chief Online Education Officer

    Bill Angrove, associate vice president for distance education at Sam Houston State University, has been named chief online education officer for The Texas State University System by Chancellor Brian McCall. In addition to his position…

  • Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Series

    At the Huntsville Public Library, the Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Series is set for Thursday, June 22, with lunch at 11:30 a.m. and the lecture to follow at noon. Dr. Rebecca Grimes, Director of Opera…

  • New Waverly Public Library Fundraiser

    The New Waverly Public Library would like to remind everyone of their up-coming fundraiser on June 24th from 10am-4pm at the New Waverly Elementary Campus. All proceeds will go to their Children/Teen Programs and materials.…

  • Otto Warmbier is Dead

    Otto Warmbier, the 22-year-old American student held captive in a North Korean prison for over 17 months, has died Warmbier was returned to the United States recently and judged by medical authorities at the University…

  • League City Woman Arrested in Huntsville

    A story in the Huntsville Item reports that 50-year-old Angela Sophie West from League City was transported to the Walker County Jail Sunday night and charged with obstruction or retaliation, DWI second offense and a…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will hold a regular session this evening at six. Previous to the meeting at 4:30 there will be a Work Session where they will have a preliminary presentation on the 2017-18…