Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Election Info

    Walker County Elections Manager Julie Cooper says it is important for voters to be aware of the upcoming voter registration deadline on October 11th to be eligible to vote in the General Election. Also, if…

  • Hoboken Commuter Train Accident Update

    The NTSB is still trying to figure out the speed of that commuter train in New Jersey as it crashed into a Hoboken train station resulting in the death of a young mother from Brazil…

  • Fair on the Square Here

    You can start early tonight, as they officially kick off the Fair on the Square with a concert featuring Jerrett Zoch and the OSR Band.   Opening for Jerrett will be the Jeremy Peyton Band.  Gates…

  • Restorative Justice Ministries Continues Helping Released Offenders at Old Bus Station Building

    We’ve been informing you about the work of the Restorative Justice Ministries work in our area. You may remember that they operated out of the bus station next to the Walls Unit. Restorative Justice Ministries…

  • CBR Bull Mania Coming to Conroe

    Championship Bull Riding Bull Mania is coming to Conroe at the Lone Star Expo this weekend. No. 3 ranked in world standing bull rider Boudreaux Campbell tells us more about the event and about himself.…

  • Town Creek Drainage Project Update

    The City of Huntsville’s Town Creek Drainage Project is progressing and Phase II is set to begin. Work in the affected areas is likely to produce delays and detours. Right now, this is occurring on…

  • House Speaker Ryan Holds Weekly Briefing

    At his weekly briefing Thursday, House Speaker Paul Ryan passed along to reporters legislative work his is proud of . . . .

  • Teenager in South Carolina Kills Father then Shoots Others at Elementary School

    In Townville, South Carolina, a teenager shot and killed his father at home then drove to an elementary school and wounded two students and a teacher. The shooter never got into the school building, as…

  • Samuel Tucker Apprehended

    The Item reports that 64-year-old Samuel Alan Tucker was apprehended by U-S Marshals in Mobile, Alabama Tuesday. Tucker had been on the lamb for over a month following being sentenced to prison for injuring a…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday police investigated a case of an unknown suspect forcing entry into a coin operated machine in the 1400 block of Brazos Drive. A known suspect was…