Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Early Voting Underway

    Early voting is underway through November 3rd, Monday through Friday, 8 to 5, with the exception that there will be two twelve hour days of early voting—Tuesday, October 24th 7 AM to 7 PM and…

  • Big HEARTS Veterans Garage Sale Ahead

    Army veteran and HEARTS Veterans Museum volunteer, Norman Ward, informs us the big HEARTS Veterans Museum garage sale is getting underway this Friday and Saturday at the museum . . . .

  • Congressman Brady Panelist on Real Clear Politics Forum

    Our 8th District Congressman and Chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee, Kevin Brady, was a panelist on Real Clear Politics in Washington Tuesday. The congressman was asked by the moderator, “Is the House…

  • Wood Farm Road Closing

    Precinct #3 Commissioner Bill Daugette informs us that Wood Farm Rd from the south end at Hwy 19 to Cedar Hill Rd will be closed today from 8:00 am – 11:00 am to replace a…

  • House Committees Begin Probes into Uranium Deal

    Tuesday, House Intelligence Committee Chair Devin Nunes announced that his committee, in conjunction with the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, would be starting an investigation into the approval in 2010 of the sale of…

  • Veterans Alliance Training Scheduled for November 1st at SHSU

    To help Sam Houston State University’s approximately 800 veteran students in dealing with the challenges associated with transitioning back to civilian life, the Veterans Resource Center will offer an informative session to support veteran student…

  • Game #2 of World Series Tonight

    The temperature hit 103 degrees during the first game of the 2017 World Series in Los Angeles Tuesday. The Dodgers won out over the Astros by a score of 3 to 1 in a game…

  • Commissioners Approve Sheltering and Feeding Costs

    At Monday’s Commissioners’ Court regular session, Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis addressed commissioners in regard to paying HISD sheltering and feeding costs and costs at the Storm Shelter, Emergency Operation Center, and Animal Issues Shelter…

  • Statue and Visitor Center has Ground Breaking Ceremony

    The Sam Houston Statue and Visitor Center had their ground breaking ceremony Monday for the remodeling and expansion to their facility. Local Huntsville and Walker County dignitaries participated in the celebration. On their website the…

  • Software Glitch Denies State Its Money

    County Auditor Patricia Allen reported to commissioners Monday that due to a software glitch some Weigh Station fine money did not go to the state, around $218,600 which will come from contingency fund balance .…