Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Great Muddy Escape Event Meeting

    If you’re looking for an event to participate in to help your community, Huntsville Memorial Hospital’s Karen Bilsing passes along some information you need to know . . . .   Karen says, “The ‘Great…

  • Online Privacy Seminar Ahead

    Privacy in cyberspace is becoming an increasingly hot topic in the news as we learn of banks and department stores having credit records hacked. Concerns about tracking devices in cell phones and remote access of…

  • Breaking News–Mayor Woodward Will Not Seek Re-election In November

    Mayor Mac Woodward announced this morning he will not seek re-election in November. Mayor Woodward said, “It has been an honor and a privilege to serve the people of Huntsville on the City Council for…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners’ Court meets this morning at nine at the courthouse. Planning & Development Director Andy Isbell will discuss addressing standards related to Section #1 of the Texas Grand Ranch Subdivision. There will be…

  • Friday Afternoon Wreck North of New Waverly

    New Waverly firefighter Jimmy Williams reports that the New Waverly Fire Department and Walker County EMS responded to a major accident Friday afternoon involving two pickup trucks that collided at the intersection of FM 2296…

  • Bobbi Kristina Brown Dies

    Twenty-two-year-old Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of the late well-known singer Whitney Houston, has died. Seven months ago she was discovered face-down and unresponsive in a bathtub in her Atlanta town home. Her death was…

  • Assistant Fire Chief Hobbs Has Safety Tips For Outdoor Cooking

    It’s summer and more people are barbecuing outside. Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was Huntsville’s assistant fire chief John Hobbs. John passed along a few safety tips to us on outdoor cooking…

  • Trinity ISD Board Meets

    The Trinity Independent School District will hold a regular meeting tonight.  It’ll be at 6 PM at the administration building.

  • TDA Ag Commissioner Sid Miller Talks About Programs For Veterans

    Many veterans have ties to agriculture that they return to after serving their country. Texas Ag Commissioner Sid Miller says, “The Texas A&M Extension put together a series of seminars to assist not only veterans…

  • Three Die in Lafayette Louisiana Theatre Shooting

    Last night at a movie theatre in Lafayette, Louisiana, a lone gunman killed two people and then committed suicide.  At least nine others were reported wounded. The shooter has been identified as 59-year-old John Russell…