Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Tuesday’s day shift two thefts were reported–one in the 1600 block of Green Briar Drive and the other in the 100 block of I-45 South. One driver in a vehicle…

  • HCT’s “Jake’s Lament” Begins Tonight

    Jake’s Lament, a Neil Simon comedy, is coming to the Huntsville Community Theatre. Director, Jacob Foster, tells us more . . . .

  • President Obama to Visit Cuba in March

    President Obama will be paying a visit to Cuba on March 21st and 22nd. Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes addressed reporters on the upcoming event at a press conference Thursday . . . .…

  • HPD Corporal Stops Speeder–Makes Significant Drug Arrest

    On February 17th, HPD Corporal Justin Schubert observed a white 2015 Ford Fusion traveling north on Highway 19 at what appeared to be a high rate of speed. Cpl. Schubert activated his radar unit which…

  • Early Primary Voting Update

    Walker County Elections Department Elections Manager Julie Cooper informs us that the total number of voters checked-in during early voting Wednesday, February 17th, was 285–of those voters, 48 voted in the Democratic Primary and 237…

  • Former Bin Laden Aide in Video

    Former Usama bin Laden aide, 56-year-old Ibrahim al Qosi, was released from the U-S facility at Guantanamo Bay in 2012. Now it’s been uncovered that he is a major voice of Al Qaeda in the…

  • Radio & Police Body-Cam Grants Applied For

    At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers approved applying for grants for $93,600, $66,700 and $99,900 with a matching frund requirement for one for $16,600. The grants are for body cameras for…

  • HISD Board Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet for a regular session at six tonight at the Hawkins Administration Building. Assistant Superintendent for Business Administration, Kevin Stanford, will present “Bright Spots.” The Board will recognize students…

  • Texas Independence & Sam Houston Birthday Celebrations Ahead

    The 35th Annual Texas Independence Day and General Sam Houston Birthday commemoration will be on March 2nd. From the Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center, spokesperson Jamie Matthews updates us . . . .   Ms.…

  • Early Primary Voting Update

    Walker County Elections Department Elections Manager Julie Cooper reports that the total number of voters checked-in during early voting Tuesday, February 16th, was 333.   Of those voters, 44 voted in the Democratic Primary and…