Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Alternative Spring Break For SHSU Students

    At Sam Houston State University, students have the opportunity to help out the surrounding communities through many of the student organizations and programs offered on campus. However, for students who wish to go the extra…

  • Christmas Tree Disposal

    The City of Huntsville’s Streets Department will pick up Christmas trees–not artificial ones–at the street’s edge from Monday, January 5, through Friday, January 9, only. All trees must be on the curb by Monday, January…

  • Saturday Afternoon Road Closings

    The Walker County Office of Emergency Mangement has reported that Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie White advises that Loma Road will be closed from the river to the Grimes County line in Walker County.  Also Birdwell…

  • Drive Safely Tonight

    Many will be going to parties around town to celebrate the beginning of a new year tonight. HPD Lt. Jim Barnes reminds everyone to play it safe out on the roadways tonight . . .…

  • AirAsia Flight 8501 Update

    The work of rescuers at the site of AirAsia Flight 8501, now at the bottom of the Java Sea, has been slowed by bad weather today. Four men and three women were reported recovered from…

  • Accidental Shooting Monday

    Several HPD officers responded to a shooting reported in the 100 block of I-45 South Monday evening around 8:50. HPD Lt. Jim Barnes reports to us, “It was accidental. We think it is. We’re still…

  • Congressman Brady Comments On EPA Red Tape

    They say there’s no surer thing that death and taxes. You might want to add EPA red tape to that. Congressman Kevin Brady explains . . . .  

  • Jeb Bush Speaks At National Constitution Center

    Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush who has already announced that he is exploring a run for the presidency in 2016 revealed in a speech this week at the National Constitution Center, of which he is…

  • Trash Pickup

    Residential and Commercial Trash pickup will run regular schedules through the New Year’s holidays.

  • Bodies Found In Java Sea Near Point Of Last Communication With AirAsia Flight

    There is a report now on missing AirAsia Flight 8501 that disappeared Sunday that over 40 bodies have been found in an area where the pilot last communicated with air traffic controllers. The area of…