Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • North Korea Tests Intercontinental Ballistic Missile

    Tuesday, an intercontinental ballistic missile was test-launched by North Korea. The range of a missile of this type may allow it  to possibly strike Alaska. On Tuesday, the U-S asked for a private meeting of…

  • Office of the Governor And Texas Workforce Commission Launch “We Hire Vets” Employer Recognition Program

    The Office of Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) have partnered with the Texas Veterans Commission (TVC) to launch the “We Hire Vets” employer recognition program. This program will recognize Texas employers…

  • Larry LeFlore Arrested for Murder

    A story in the Huntsville Item reports that around 2 PM Thursday Larry LeFlore was arrested and charged with his ex-wife’s murder 26 years ago. Allegedly, his wife was reported missing from the parking lot…

  • Walker County Sheriff’s Office Makes Big Drug Bust

    Walker County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Jon Beeman and his K9 partner Akie uncovered large quantity of cocaine, heroin and U.S currency during a recent traffic stop. On June 28th,  Deputy Beeman conducted a traffic stop…

  • State Approves Funding for Huntsville Municipal Airport

    Bobby Colwell from TxDOT in Bryan reports that: Approximately $560,000 for the Huntsville Municipal Airport was approved by the Texas Transportation Commission at its June meeting. The funds will be used for planned airport improvements,…

  • City of Huntsville Fourth of July Celebration

    Join the City of Huntsville and celebrate July 4th. The celebration is from 4 to 8 p.m. at Kate Barr Ross Park ( 486 State Hwy 75 N, Huntsville, TX 77320).  It will include Face Painting,…

  • New Waverly 4th of July Celebration

    The New Waverly Volunteer Fire Department and New Waverly 4-H Community Club will be hosting a full day of events on Tuesday, July 4th beginning at 11 AM with a BBQ Lunch at St. Joseph’s…

  • Howard Wayne Lewis Trial Hearing

    A recent story in the Huntsville Item says 49-year-old Howard Wayne Lewis, accused in the death of his infant son, has asked for a change before his capital murder trial begins here. During a hearing…

  • City Council Candidate Packets Available

    Candidate packets for the 2017 City of Huntsville General Election are available through the office of the City Secretary at City Hall, 1212 Avenue M, or on the City web site at huntsvilletx.gov/Elections or huntsvilletx.gov/Elecciones.…

  • DPS: Leaving Children in Vehicles Can Be Deadly

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is warning residents that warmer weather places children at greater risk of injury or death if left unattended in a vehicle. Every year children die from heatstroke after…