Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Lineage Society Workshop Ahead

    The Huntsville Public Library will host its 26thAnnual Lineage Society Workshop on Thursday, June 8, from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., and the public is encouraged to attend. The workshop will be held in the…

  • Texas Workforce Commission Report

    The Texas Workforce Commission reports the Texas economy expanded in March with the addition of 9,500 seasonally adjusted non-farm jobs. Texas seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased from 5.0 percent in March, up slightly from 4.9…

  • Missle Defense Interceptor Hits Mock Target

    Tuesday afternoon, a missile defense interceptor was launched from Vandenburg Air Force Base and hit it’s mock target following its launch minutes earlier from around 4,200 miles away at the Kwajalein Atoll in the Pacific.…

  • Comedian Kathy Griffin Steps over the Line in Recent Political Photo

    Tuesday, comedian Kathy Griffin admitted she had gone “too far” in a photo shoot where she is holding up a bloody mask of President Trump. The photo was first presented on TMZ from a photo…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday two thefts were investigated—one in the 100 block of I-45 and the other in the 200 block of FM 2821. In the 100 block of…

  • SHSU Orientation for Summer Freshmen and Transfer Students

    Registration is officially open for incoming freshman and transfer students to be a part of Sam Houston State University’s tradition of Bearkat Orientation’s summer sessions. The orientation sessions are hosted by the Accepted Students &…

  • Missing Child Found in Sam Houston National Forest Sunday with Help from Searchers and First-Responders

    Missing child found in good condition, transported to hospital for evaluation Saturday afternoon, at approximately 3 pm, the Walker County dispatch center was notified by family members that their 3 year child had wandered away…

  • SHSU Headed to NCAA Lubbock Regional

    In college baseball, the  Bearkats will be the three-seed in the NCAA Lubbock Regional, joining host Texas Tech, two-seed Arizona and four-seed Delaware Friday. Sam Houston received the automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament after…

  • Governor Signs Bill to Reduce Fee for Handgun License

    Governor Greg Abbott has signed Senate Bill 16 (SB 16), which reduces the fee for a license to carry a handgun in the state of Texas. This legislation will decrease the financial burden on law-abiding Texans that…

  • Manchester Terrorist Attack Update

    British authorities have arrested ten suspects now in their investigation of the Manchester Arena terrorist attack. Twenty-two people died in the bombing. Police have been holding other suspects in connection with the incident. Law enforcement…