Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Commissioners Consider Resolution Opposing Research Texas

    Monday morning in Commissioners’ Court, County Clerk Kari French explained why she and 172 Texas Counties as of last Friday had adopted resolutions opposing access to court documents through Research Texas . . . .…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news on the day shift Friday a theft was investigated in the 300 block of Bearkat Boulevard . On the night shift Friday, at the corner of Lake Road and I-45 Terry…

  • Chamber Business & Outdoor Expo Ahead

    Get ready to mark your calendars for the next big upcoming event from the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce . . . .

  • Trump Speaks at MacDill Air Force Base

    Monday, President Trump paid a special visit to coalition members and senior U-S commanders at MacDill Air Force Base near Tampa Bay, Florida. He promised them the best of military equipment and his full support.…

  • Commissioners’ Court Special Session Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session at nine this morning at the courthouse. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis will discuss for approval an update on the Texas Department of Agriculture…

  • Murder Suspect Falk Ordered to Undergo Competency Evaluations

    Over the weekend the Huntsville Item reported that John Ray Falk, Jr., accused of playing a part in the murder of TDCJ correctional officer Susan Canfield during an escape attempt, was ordered by Judge Bill…

  • Greatest Comeback in Super Bowl History

    They’re calling it the greatest comeback in Super Bowl history, as New England Patriot quarterback Tom Brady brought the Patriots back from 28 to 3 in favor of the Atlanta Falcons in the first half,…

  • SHSU President Dr. Dana Hoyt Comments on Enrollment Growth

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was SHSU President Dr. Dana Hoyt. We asked about what was going on with enrollment now and if she had any projections for the future . .…

  • President Trump Meets with CEO’s & Signs Executive Actions

    President Trump met with CEO’s of major American companies at the White House Friday to look at business issues. Those attending included chief executives from J-P Morgan Chase, General Motors, IBM, Disney and others. The…

  • Weeklong Events at SHSU to Celebrate Heart Health Week

    At SHSU, Recreational Sports and the Office of Health Promotion will host a series of events to celebrate the heart and promote Heart Health Week. To kick off the week, free cardio classes will be…