Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • SHSU Candidate Forum This Week

    Mark your calendar. There’s another candidate forum coming up this week. SHSU Student Government Association spokesperson Marshall Herklotz updates us . . . .

  • Walker County Democrat Club Meets

    The Walker County Democrat Club General Meeting will be this afternoon at the headquarters , 1111 University Ave at 5:30 pm.  Candidate Richard Harrison, for County Commissioner Pct.3 ., will be the guest speaker .…

  • Empty Bowls Luncheon

    Local craft artisan Tamara Chasteen tells us she is inviting the public to the Ninth Annual Empty Bowls Luncheon Tuesday . . . .

  • SHSU Criminal Justice Professor Honored

    Michael S. Vaughn, SHSU professor of criminal justice and criminology, recently was named a fellow by the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, a prestigious honor bestowed upon only three other faculty members in the Sam…

  • HISD Superintendent Wright Announces Administrative Changes

    In a press release HISD has informed us that, in keeping with recent redesign, HISD Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright announces additional administrative changes that will take effect immediately. Huntsville Elementary School Principal Koren Nicks will…

  • “Campus Carry” Update from SHSU President Dr. Dana Hoyt

    The state legislature recently passed a “Campus Carry” bill. SHSU President, Dr. Dana Hoyt, told us that in regard to the new bill they “started a process this fall, so that we could get feedback…

  • YMCA Annual Campaign Getting Underway

    Huntsville Family YMCA Executive Director Sandra Clifton tells us, “The YMCA is now kicking off its 2016 Annual Campaign . . . .”

  • HEB Recall

    H-E-B has Issued a voluntary recall. H-E-B Creamy Creations Caramel Pecan Turtle ice cream is voluntarily recalled due to possible foreign material in the product In an abundance of caution, H-E-B is issuing a voluntary…

  • Boy Scout Banquet Coming Up

    The 2016 Robert A. Josey Boy Scout Banquet will be Saturday, February 27th, at the Josey Boy Scout Lodge. The Lodge will open at 5:00 p.m A celebration of the rich and unique history of…

  • House Speaker Weekly Briefing

    During the House Speaker Weekly Briefing Thursday, Speaker Paul Ryan said they were adopting a “pro-growth agenda” and that they “were establishing six committee-led task forces that will take the lead in developing this agenda…