Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Egyptian Coptic Christians Beheaded In Libya

    Sunday, a video which is purported to show the beheading of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christian hostages in Libya by Islamic State Militants was posted on social media. MENA, Egypt’s state news agency, has reported a…

  • Grand Jury Indictments

    The Walker County Criminal District Attorney’s office has released their list of Grand Jury True Bill Indictments. Huntsville Police Department cases include Coby Alekzander Bradford on 5 counts of Burglary of a Habitation, John W.…

  • Law, Engagement, & Politics Center Events Ahead

    Our guests on “Around Town” this past weekend included SHSU political science professor Mike Yawn and Center for Law, Engagement & Politics Board members Karla Rosales and Megan Chapa. Mr. Yawn tells us the Center…

  • Two Named To SHSU “Wall Of Honor”

    A Sam Houston State University alumnus and a long-time professor will join a dozen others whose personal and professional accomplishments have earned them a place on the College of Humanities and Social Science’s “Wall of…

  • Sam Houston Tea Party Presents KrisAnne Hall Tonight

    The Sam Houston Tea Party will be presenting attorney and former prosecutor KrisAnne Hall 6:30 to 8:00 tonight at the Walker Education Center. Ms. Hall travels the country teaching the Constitution and the history that…

  • General Sam Houston Folk Festival Performers Sought

    The General Sam Houston Folk Festival is coming in May. Entertainment Director Mary Allen-Keating tells us they are looking for performers of all ages–men, women and children . . . .   Ms. Allen-Keating said…

  • Huntsville Community Theatre Features A New Presentation This Weekend

    Huntsville Community Theatre has a new presentation planned for this weekend. The production’s director, David Keithley, tells us more . . . .   104-9 “The Hits” Glenn Edwards is a member of the cast.

  • “Empty Bowls” Fundraiser Scheduled

    Local well-known craft artisan Tamara Chasteen informs us that the Annual Empty Bowls fundraiser is set for Tuesday February 17th from 11 to 2 . . . . On the street parking will be available…

  • SHSU Professor Mike Yawn Talks About Center For Law, Engagement & Politics

    There is now a Center for Law, Engagement and Politics, or LEAP, at SHSU. The Center’s Coordinator, Political Science Professor Mike Yawn, took time this week to update us on what it’s all about .…

  • Exercise Physiologist Luke Plucheck Comments On HMH Cardiac Rehab Facility

    It’s National Heart Month and in keeping with that theme, exercise physiologist from the Center for Cardiac Rehab at Huntsville Memorial Hospital, Luke Plucheck, dropped by to remind our listeners about their facility . .…