Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Trinity ISD Meets

    The Trinity ISD will meet for their regular Board meeting at six tonight at their administration building. The Superintendent will file his report. On tonight’s “Consent Agenda,” board members may take possible action to approve…

  • Free GED Classes

    The Huntsville Public Library will host free GED classes 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. each Saturday from July 29 to September 16. The classes will be taught by Lone Star College staff. Students are required…

  • KATS Picked First in SLC Preseason Poll

    The Southland Conference released its annual preseason poll with the Sam Houston State Bearkats being a unanimous selection to claim its second consecutive league crown. The Bearkats went 12-1 a year ago, holding the No.…

  • HISD Trustees Meet Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees meets tonight at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes approval of the Board of Trustees Election on November 7th, approval of the 2017 Joint Election Agreement…

  • Federal Judge Gives State Prison Officials 15 Days to Lower Temperatures

    KBTX Channel 3 News reports that Wednesday a federal judge told prison officials they have 15 days to put together a plan to lower temperatures inside of the state prison in Grimes County to 88…

  • Inmates Dispute Former Parole Commissioner’s Statements

    According to the Huntsville Item, Wednesday testimony began at the courthouse in the trial of former Huntsville Commissioner with the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles, Pamela Freeman. Ms. Freeman has been charged with five…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Monday’s day shift police investigated the burglary of a building at Lake Road and Nottingham by an unknown person. On the night shift Monday, a known suspect sexually assaulted a…

  • Town Creek Drainage Project Update

    Later this week portions of Avenue J and 14th Street will be closing and Garney Construction will begin working during the day. The only entrance to the Midway Plaza will be from the northwest entrance…

  • 11th Street Waterline Replacement Project Update

    The City of Huntsville reported Tuesday afternoon that once the intersection of Avenue M and 11th Street was to reopen around 5:30 p.m that day, it would be a temporary driving surface until it is…

  • Senator Schwertner Files Bill to Eliminate Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Providers Like Planned Parenthood

    Schwertner Files Bill to Eliminate Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Providers Like Planned Parenthood Senate Bill 4 would prohibit cities, counties, or other local governments from using public funds or resources to support entities that conduct…