Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Execution Date Set for Jerry Duane Martin

    An execution date for 43-year-old Jerry Duane Martin, who was found guilty of the 2007 murder of TDCJ correctional officer Susan Canfield during an escape, has been set for December 3rd by District Judge John…

  • Superintendent Johnson Comments on Start of School

    The HISD Board of Trustees met last night at the Hawkins Administration Building. Superintendent, Dr. Steve Johnson, commented on the start of school . . . . STARTSCHOOL9-20-13  

  • HEARTS Veterans Museum Super Garage Sale Underway

    The HEARTS Veterans Museum is having their super garage sale today from 8 to 6 and tomorrow 8 to 3. HEARTS Veterans Museum President Richie Harris fills us in . . . . HEARTSGAR9-19-13  

  • SAAFE House in Trinity Plans Celebrity Waiter Dinner

    The third annual SAAFE HOUSE “Denim & Diamonds” Celebrity Waiter Dinner Gala will be held in Trinity at the Community Center on Saturday, October 12, 2013. About 20 Trinity celebrities will be putting on their…

  • HCT’s “Anatomy of Gray” Starts Tonight

    Huntsville Community Theatre has a special presentation starting this weekend. Participating actor Doug Stutzman updates us . . . . ANATOFGRAY9-16-13

  • Ag Commissioner Staples Visits Huntsville

    Texas Ag Commissioner Todd Staples’ campaign bus came through Huntsville Thursday morning. He’s running for Lieutenant Governor. Staples is from this area of the state . . . . STAPLES9-19-13  

  • Local SWAT Teams Participate in Drug Bust in Huntsville

    On Tuesday, September 17th, the Huntsville Police Department and the Walker County Sheriff’s Department conducted a joint narcotics operation resulting in the seizure of cash, drugs and drug paraphernalia, surveillance equipment and more. The discovery…

  • POW-MIA Remembrance Day Observances in Huntsville Friday

    POW-MIA Remembrance Day will be celebrated throughout the nation tomorrow. SHSU Military Science Chair Lt. Col. Rob McCormick spoke to Huntsville City Councilmembers this week about his organization’s plan for local observance . . .…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meet Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will have their regular meeting tonight at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. Trustees will recognize staff and others. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes consideration of Board approval of the 2013-14…

  • City Council Approves Funds for Downtown Fire Station Restoration

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers approved $75,000 dollars for further restoration and repair of the downtown fire station. More funds will need to be allocated in the future for…