Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Federal Health Insurance Exchange Issues Discussed

    The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Investigations held a hearing Thursday on the failure of federal health insurance exchanges. At the close of the meeting, Wisconsin Republican Senator Ron Johnson summed up…

  • Daylight Saving Time Coming

    Daylight Saving Time starts this weekend. Sunday at 2 AM, March 13th, clocks are to be turned forward 1 hour.

  • Mistrial Declared for Timothy Dennis Jr.

    The Huntsville Item reports that District Judge Hal Ridley declared a mistrial Wednesday because of Timothy Dennis Jr.’s right to a fair trial. Dennis was accused of being part of a home invasion robbery around…

  • Clinton-Sanders Debate

    There was a debate last night between Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, sponsored by Univision and the Washington Post. Clinton and Sanders face an important primary in Florida Tuesday. Univision’s Jorge Ramos…

  • Congressman Kevin Brady in Huntsville Today

    Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul has released a report, Terror Gone Viral. This report examines the 75, to date, ISIS-linked terrorist plots against the West—and plainly shows that the United States is overwhelmingly the…

  • Library Presents “Zoofari” Today

    There’s something happening for the kids at the library today. Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail tells us all about it . . . .   Ms. McPhail says sign-up is not required for this.

  • Loretta Lynch Comments on Josh Earnest’s E-mail Knowledge

    Apparently, it’s a mystery as to where White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest is getting his information about the Hillary Clinton e-mail investigation, even though he has commented on the issue. In a Justice Department…

  • Symposium Scheduled at SHSU

    The Sam Houston State University College of Humanities and Social Sciences will introduce faculty research topics related to medicine, humanities and social sciences during a one-day round table symposium on March 18. The interdisciplinary event…

  • Trump and Bernie Score Big Votes in Tuesday’s Elections

    Last night, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump won the primaries in Michigan and Mississippi and won the Hawaii caucuses . . . .   Senator Ted Cruz won the Idaho primary. Bernie Sanders won the…

  • HOT Fund Grants Available

    As you may have heard, we interviewed the City of Huntsville’s Cultural Services Coordinator, Linda Pease, over the weekend on “Around Town.” She not only updated us on the spring classes coming up at the…