Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • TDCJ Executive Director Brad Livingston Receives Special Award

    TDCJ Public Information Office Director Jason Clark informs us that TDCJ Executive Director Brad Livingston was recognized recently by the Association of State Correctional Administrators as the 2015 Outstanding Director of Corrections . . .…

  • Wynne Home Art Classes Available For Sign-up

    The Wynne Home is featuring special classes again this fall for area residents. We talked with Wynne Home intern Jasmine Moss who filled us in on some of the courses . . . .  …

  • Planned Parenthood President Appears Before House Oversight Committee

    Tuesday, Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, testified before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on her organization’s use of taxpayer funding. Committee members asked questions about Planned Parenthood’s selling of…

  • SHSU, SFA Rivalry Week To Heat Up With Annual Firefest

    Students looking for an opportunity to get pumped up for the annual Battle of the Piney Woods can show their spirit at the annual “Firefest” pep rally on Thursday, October 1st, at Intramural Field No.…

  • Obama And Putin Meet To Discuss Syria

    Monday at the United Nations summit, President Obama and Russian leader Vladimir Putin held a face-to- face meeting over issues in Syria. A U-S official source said the two agreed to talk about political transition…

  • Court Security Issues Discussed By Commissioners Monday

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, commissioners considered a courthouse security project. In addressing the court, County Auditor Patricia Allen said, “The two District Judges, and the County Court-at-Law judge and the County Judge have been…

  • New Enrollment Record At SHSU

    Enrollment history has been made at SHSU. SHSU Associate Director of Communications Julia May updates us . . . .

  • Local Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis Calls In FEMA Assistance

    In Commissioner Court Monday morning, Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis told commissioners, that “We were at a standstill when we got into the disaster with the team that we had.” He said they “were…

  • Local Candidate Debate Coming Up

    A debate featuring local candidates is scheduled for next month. Spokesperson Linda Thompson tells us all about it . . . .

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Friday police were dispatched to an aggravated robbery in the 2100 block of Sycamore Avenue–unknown suspects assaulted the victim and stole property. On Friday’s night shift, 20-year-old…