Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Houston Woman Dies in Huntsville Vehicle Accident

    The Huntsville Item reports that Twenty-one-year-old Shavon Nauls from Houston lost her life in a one-vehicle accident in Huntsville Monday. The accident occurred while she was driving west on the Highway 19 flyover to gain…

  • Burn Ban Lifted

    Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator Sherri Pegoda has informed us that the “Burn Ban” for Walker County was lifted at 5 PM Wednesday, November 1st.

  • Huntsville ISD Regular Board Workshop & Special Board Meeting

    Huntsville ISD will have a Board Workshop followed by a Special-Called Meeting tonight at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. During tonight’s Board Workshop Steve Pierce will present a legislative update. At tonight’s Special-Called Board…

  • Shop Small-Shop Local Campaign Underway in Huntsville

    Huntsville’s Main Street Coordinator Debbie Charbonneau told us Wednesday that Downtown Huntsville businesses are participating in a brand new Shop Small-Shop Local campaign for the month of November. Many of the downtown businesses are inviting…

  • President Trump Seeks to End Diversity Lottery System

    Addressing reporters before a cabinet meeting Wednesday, President Trump expressed his intention to end the diversity lottery program that permitted the New York terrorist suspect into the United States who ran over 8 people with…

  • Huntsville ISD- Hornet’s Nest Report for 11/01

    Here is this week’s Hornet’s Nest:   Sponsored by Wiesner of Huntsville

  • Terror Attack in New York Tuesday

    Tuesday in Lower Manhattan, a 29-year-old terrorist used a pickup truck to run down people on a bike path. Sayfullo Saipov  is responsible for killing 8 people and injuring 11. Saipov is originally from Uzbekistan…

  • Early Voting Update

    Walker County election specialist Irma Dowden reports that the total number of voters checked-in during early voting Tuesday, October 31, was 224; this makes for a total of 1081 voters checked-in during early voting in…

  • Author Steve Pemberton Speaks at SHSU President’s Speaker Series

    Dedicated champion for disadvantaged youth and author of “A Chance in the World,” Steve Pemberton, spoke to SHSU students and teachers as part of “The President’s Speaker Series” at SHSU Tuesday. Before he spoke, he…

  • County Accepts Maintenance of Section #1 of Texas Grand Ranch Roads

    At this week’s Special Session of Walker County Commissioners, Planning & Development Director Andy Isbell informed commissioners they had an application before them to accept the public roads in Section #1 of the Texas Grand…