Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Houston Symphony to Perform at SHSU

    On March 18th, the Houston Symphony will perform a community concert at Sam Houston State University. “The Four Seasons,” a famous Vivaldi composition, will be performed with Concertmaster Frank Huang. Huang will be both conductor…

  • New Laws for 2014

    There are new laws on the books for Texans this new year. A first-time applicant for unemployment benefits must take a preliminary written screening test for drugs. If this test indicates the applicant is likely…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on 2014 Elections

    We asked Congressman Kevin Brady if he thinks the president’s current position in the polls will affect the 2014 elections . . . . BRADOBAM1-3-14

  • Shooting in Elkins Lake This Morning

    There was a shooting in Elkins Lake this morning.  We talked with HPD Lieutenant Jim Barnes . . . . SHOOTING1-3-14

  • City Manager Matt Benoit Reflects on this Year’s Budget

    Huntsville’s city manager and council did a good job tackling this year’s City Budget. City Manager Matt Benoit reflects on aspects of this year’s budget . . . . CITYMGR1-2-13 Matt Benoit will be our…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Monday a known suspect was reported to have assaulted a victim in the 2200 block of Bobby K Marks Drive. In the 700 block of Sabrina…

  • Firearms Coming to Texas and Duck Dynasty

    Firearm accessories manufacturer Magpul Industries has announced it is relocating its corporate headquarters from Colorado to Texas. Magpul began a nationwide relocation search following the passage of anti-Second Amendment legislation in Colorado this summer that…

  • Huntsville Public Library Offers Free Spanish Classes

      The Huntsville Public Library will once again offer free Spanish classes taught by Beth Williamson during Spring 2014. Intermediate and Advanced classes will be offered beginning Tuesday, January 14th and end on Thursday, May…

  • Texas Farm Credit Services Formed

    Two rural Texas lending cooperatives — AgriLand, Farm Credit Services (FCS) and Texas AgFinance, FCS — merged Jan. 1st. The resulting organization, known as Texas Farm Credit Services, has combined assets of $769 million. Texas…

  • Hazardous Weather Outlook Issued

    From the National Weather Service: A HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS. A COLD FRONT MOVING THROUGH SOUTHEAST TEXAS THIS MORNING WILL BRING STRONG WINDS TO THE REGION. NORTH WINDS…