Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Congressman Brady Comments on First Amendment Threats

    More and more, political correctness seems to become an impediment in conducting one’s normal daily life. Congressman Kevin Brady tells us, Republican Commissioner on the Federal Election Commission, Lee Goodman, “thinks our first amendment is…

  • Film Series Coming to Old Town Theatre

    The Sam Houston State University Department of Mass Communication and assistant professor of film Grant Wiedenfeld will continue their ongoing film screening series at historic Old Town Theatre in downtown Huntsville. The first of the screenings, “Port…

  • House Oversight Committee Holds Hearing on Clinton Email Server Issues

    Tuesday, a House oversight committee chaired by Utah Republican Jason Chaffetz met to delve more deeply into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s email server setup. Clinton’s former IT specialist, Bryan Pagliano, was subpoenaed and…

  • Commissioners Add Trinity ISD Election to Joint Election Agreement

    Several elections are planned in Walker County for November. In this week’s Commissioners Court, commissioners looked at approving an election agreement with Trinity ISD. Tax Assessor-Collector Diana McCrae explained . . . .   Ms.…

  • SHSU Director of Emergency Preparedness David Yebra Thanks First Responders

    Coming up this weekend on our public affairs program “Around Town,” we’ll be talking with UPD officer Jeff Butterworth and SHSU Director of Emergency Preparedness, retired Lt. Col. David Yebra, about the upcoming Kat Safety…

  • Program on Texas Women Ranchers in the 18th and 19th Centuries Tomorrow

    Sam Houston State University Professor Emeritus of History Caroline Crimm will unfold the history behind Texas women ranchers in the 1700 and 1800s in a free, public presentation as part of the Sam Houston Memorial…

  • V-P Candidate Mike Pence Comments on Hillary Clinton’s “Deplorable” Remark

    Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence was featured with House Speaker Paul Ryan and other Republican leaders Tuesday at a joint press conference in Washington at the Republican National Committee’s headquarters. One reporter asked Pence…

  • Bond Election Facility Tours

    The City of Huntsville invites you to attend public facility tours for all facilities included in the November Bond Election. You will have the opportunity to see each building, hear from City staff and ask…

  • Senior Center Fundraiser Ahead

    Speaking on behalf of the Walker County Senior Center and Meals on Wheels Program, Robert Patterson addressed Commissioners Monday morning at their regular meeting. A fundraiser is coming up, Mr. Patterson explained that the fundraiser…

  • National Night Out Coming

    National Night Out is coming Tuesday, October 4th to Huntsville. HPD Community Service Officer Ryan Kaaa tells us all about it . . . .   Officer Kaaa added that there are all kinds of…