Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • CASA Needs Volunteers

    CASA of Walker, San Jacinto and Trinity Counties is in need of volunteers The purpose of CASA is to train volunteers to serve as advocates for the neglected, abused and abandoned children who are placed…

  • Bearkats Win NCAA Lubbock Regional

    LUBBOCK – The Sam Houston State Bearkats rallied from a two-run deficit for a 4-3 win on Monday over No. 5 Texas Tech at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park to claim the NCAA…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session at six this evening. Before the regular session, councilmembers will hold a work session from 5:15 to 6:00 PM, as representatives of Texas Central will…

  • HISD Board Meets

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet for a Board Workshop followed by a Special-Called Board meeting tonight at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. During their Board Workshop, trustees will have a budget review,…

  • Contractor for NSA Accused of Leaking Top Secret Report

    This past weekend a 25-year-old federal contractor, who worked for Pluribus International Corporation in a U-S government facility in Georgia, was arrested and accused of leaking “Top Secret level” information regarding Russian hacking efforts during…

  • Barbecue Fundraiser

    A barbecue fundraiser will be held this Friday for the family of the late Craig Killingsworth in the parking lot at Dr. Dan Kelley’s Animal Hospital. The lot is located at 95 State Highway 75…

  • Terrorist Attack in London over Weekend

    Saturday night in London seven people were killed and nearly fifty others were injured by three men who drove a van into people walking along London Bridge. Later the men jumped from their van and…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets for Special Session

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a special session at 1:30 this afternoon. Laura Yosko from the Special Prosecution Unit will discuss taking action on switching phone/internet services currently provided by AT&T to Suddenlink Business Services.…

  • Bearkat Baseball Today

    The Sam Houston State Bearkats held on for 9-8 win over Texas Tech on Sunday night at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park to set up a winner-take-all game today in the Lubbock Regional…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on Paris Climate Withdrawal

     U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) has released a statement on President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement: Congressman Brady said, “This withdrawal was inevitable the moment President Obama realized this extreme agreement…