Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • State Department Reacts to Russian Poll Observers

    Several U-S states have refused requests from Russian officials to study our election process. It all comes amidst presidential candidate Donald Trump’s remarks about a “rigged system.” Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana have turned down requests…

  • Mayor Brauninger Comments on Monitoring of Status and Cost of Bond Projects

    One of the questions asked by citizens on the upcoming bond proposals, if they pass, relates to the City communicating about the status of those projects and about costs. We talked with Mayor Andy Brauninger…

  • Woman in Recent Chase by Police Had Illegal Drugs

    The Huntsville Item reports that local law enforcement believes 32-year-old Rachel Ann Garcia from College Station, who allegedly aimed her car at an officer while being pursued by police, was fleeing because of drugs in…

  • U-S Raises Level of Military and Diplomatic Efforts Toward North Korea

    The United States and South Korea have agreed to raise to a higher level military and diplomatic efforts to counter North Korea’s nuclear and missile programs, saying they presented a “grave” security threat after repeated…

  • Library Features Space Program Tonight

    The Huntsville Public Library has a special program scheduled for tonight that would be a great thing to take the kids to. Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail fills us in . . . .

  • Butterfly Festival & Fall Plant Sale

    The big Butterfly Festival and Fall Plant Sale presented by the Walker County Master Gardeners takes place between 8 and 2 tomorrow. It all happens at the headquarters of the Master Gardeners on Tam Road…

  • Dr. Aggarwal Talks about Heart Walk

    The big Heart Walk fundraising event is coming up next month. Huntsville Memorial Hospital Cardiologist Dr. Aggarwal stopped by the newsroom this week and updated us . . . .

  • All Veteran Career Fair Coming to Houston

    RecruitMilitary helps military veterans and military spouses connect with employers that seek to attract, hire and retain America’s best talent RecruitMilitary and Disabled American Veterans will host an All Veteran Career Fair.  This is a…

  • Last Night’s Debate

    In Las Vegas, the accusations flew back and forth in last night’s third and final debate between presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Clinton called Trump “dangerous. He said she was “nasty.” Moderator Chris…

  • Fire Burns Down Barn

    The Huntsville Item reports that in a fire that destroyed a barn on Twin Creek Drive off of FM 405 south of  Riverside no one was injured. The Watson family was not present when the…