Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • “Back the Blue” Golf Tournament Ahead

    Walker County Sheriff Clint McRae told us Wednesday that the “Back the Blue” fundraising Golf Tournament at the Raven Nest Golf Course for law enforcement is coming up soon, and they have a few more…

  • Road Name Change Considered in Commissioners’ Court

    In Commissioners Court this week, a road name change was under consideration to change Rose Ranch Road to Coyote Ranch Road. Judge Pierce said, “There are four addresses on that road.” Planning and Development Director…

  • Comic Book Club at Library Today

    If your looking for something for your kids to do this afternoon, the Huntsville Public Library may have the answer. Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail tells us more . . . .

  • HEB Issues Recall on Raw Shelled Pistachios

    H E B announced Wednesday that it has issued a recall for both bulk and packaged raw shelled pistachios. The product is being removed because there is potential it could be contaminated with Salmonella. The recall affects…

  • Warren Wayne Lewis Found Guilty of Murder

    KBTX Channel 3 reports that Walker County resident Warren Wayne Lewis was found guilty of the March 2015 murder of Machelle Archie Tuesday in Judge Hal Ridley’s 278th District Court. Last week Lewis’s wife, Melissa…

  • Rita B Huff Issue Discussed in Commissioners’ Court

    Monday, Walker County commissioners discussed issues regarding the fulfillment of their contract with the Rita B Huff organization. Commissioner Glen Reader talked about the problem with Commissioner Jimmy Henry . . . .   Commissioner…

  • Gracie’s Care Presentation in Commissioners’ Court

    In Walker County Commissioners’ Court this week Chairperson for the Walker County Child Protective Services Board, Jessie Parker, addressed commissioners regarding support for Gracie’s Care, a faith-based residential child care service organization owned by Penny…

  • Carol Smith Comments on Chamber Gala

    Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce President Carol Smith stopped by the newsroom to update us on their recent Chamber Gala . . . .

  • Congressman Brady with a 114th Congress Wrap-up

    Our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady passed along a 114th Congress wrap-up Tuesday. He says, “The last act of this congress was to fund the government through the end of April, but also includes some…

  • Basic Computer Skills Classes at Library Coming Up

    The Huntsville Public Library is offering free Basic Computer Skills classes. Classes will be held on Tuesdays or Fridays from 10 to 11 a.m. or on Tuesdays or Thursdays from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. starting…