Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session at six this evening. Prior to the regular meeting, at 5:15, the council will hear presentations and discuss a possible framework for a proposed developer’s…

  • Police News

    In Huntsville Police news in looking back on the past several days, on the day shift Thursday a residential burglary was reported in the 2400 block of Lake Road. In the 1300 block of 11th…

  • Speaker Ryan Thinks First Part of Health Care Act Will Be Approved By House This Week

    House Speaker Paul Ryan said this weekend that the first part of the American Health Care Act, the congressional version, will “likely” be voted on this Thursday. They are still working out details. However, Speaker…

  • Washington Hearings Today

    Today, in Washington at nine this morning NSA Director Admiral Michael Rogers and FBI Director James Comey are scheduled to be witnesses testifying at a House Intelligence Committee hearing on Russian interference in 2016 elections.…

  • HUB Show Ahead

    The City of Huntsville, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, Sam Houston State University, the SHSU Small Business Development Center, HISD and Walker County will together sponsor the Annual Historically Underutilized Business (HUB)/Vendor Show. The…

  • SHSU Program Council Will “Spread Happiness” Today

    Sam Houston State University’s Program Council will “spread happiness” for the International Day of Happiness today from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Lowman Student Center Mall Area. The student programmers will provide posters…

  • Trump Budget Released

    President Trump has released his first budget. In his budget proposal, three federal agencies would experience an increase in federal funds: Defense, Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security.  Defense is designated for a 10 percent increase,…

  • Another Manufactured Home Dealership Burglary Reported in Huntsville

    The Huntsville Item reports that the police in Huntsville are looking into another burglary of a manufactured home dealership. Between Sunday and Tuesday one of the homes at Clayton Homes on I-45 was broken into.…

  • Wage Statistics From Bureau of Labor Statistics

    The Southwest Information Office of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has released, County Employment and Wages in Texas–Third Quarter 2016. The report shows national rankings of wage levels, wage growth, and employment changes for…

  • Federal Judge in Hawaii Issues Temporary Restraining Order on Travel Ban

    In Hawaii Wednesday a federal judge, Derrick K. Watson, issued a nationwide temporary restraining order to halt President Trump’s travel ban from going into effect last night at midnight. The president’s executive order would have…