Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Majority Leader Boehner Reacts To President’s State Of Union Speech

    Wednesday, Ohio Congressman John Boehner commented on the President’s state of the Union speech . . . .

  • Council Passes Crosswalk Agreement With SHSU

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, councilmembers looked into signing an interlocal agreement with SHSU for a joint planning, design and financial participation in a crosswalk project on Bobby K. Marks Drive. The cost…

  • Hornet Band Students Do Well In Competition

    Huntsville High School played host to the Region 9 5A All-Region Band Auditions in December. Over 300 students from various 5A schools participated in the audition process, and the Huntsville Hornet Military Marching Band placed…

  • Arnold Prieto Executed

    Forty-one-year-old Arnold Prieto was executed by lethal injection last night at the Huntsville Unit for his involvement in a stabbing that left three San Antonio residents dead in 1993. Of the three men arrested, Prieto…

  • Legislative Update From Representative Otto

    Our state representative John Otto has sent us a legislative update. The report says they took care of housekeeping items such as re-electing Joe Straus as speaker and adopting their rules of procedure. On Thursday…

  • Law Enforcement Pursued Suicidal Man Through Two Counties Tuesday

    According to the Montgomery County Police Reporter, Walker County law enforcement reports that Tuesday night a suicidal man was pursued by several law enforcement agencies through two counties. It was reported the man had explosives…

  • Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday police received a report in the 500 block of I-45 that an unknown suspect used a victim’s credit card number without consent. In the 1400…

  • Seminar To Teach Students Leadership Skills

    The ability to lead is one of the most important qualities a college graduate can have when looking for a job. Three distinguished Huntsville leaders will share essential skills that will help students to be…

  • Big Crowd Turnout For MLK Celebration

    It was a packed house for the Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration at the MLK Center in Huntsville Monday afternoon. A good number of speakers were there and special entertainment was featured by the Angels…

  • Huntsville City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for an Executive Session and a Regular Session tonight. In the Executive Session at five, councilmembers will receive legal advice on a proposed draft for a water supply contract with…