Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Walker County Hospital District Board Meets Tonight

    The Walker County Hospital District Board of Managers will meet for their regular meeting tonight at six at the Huntsville Memorial Hospital 2nd Floor Meeting Room “A.” The Board will take comments from the public…

  • SHSU Student Government Association to Host Spring Fling Today

    Sam Houston State University’s Student Government Association will host a Spring Fling today from noon-3 p.m. in the Lowman Student Center Mall Area to help wind down the semester. This will be a carnival-style event…

  • Breaking News: Small Plane Crash off FM 980 in Walker County

    We have a report of a small plane going down off of FM 980. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis is on the scene and filed a report with us. Davis said: “It’s at…

  • Huntsville City Council Holds Special Session

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a special session at 5 this afternoon. Before the special session, councilmembers will meet for a work session where they will hear presentations and discuss a proposed revised…

  • SHSU College of Business Administration Accepts Award

    Wharton Research Data Services–known world-wide as a data research platform and intelligence tool for academic, corporate and government entities–has announced Sam Houston State University College of Business Administration as their winner of the WRDS-SSRN Innovation…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. Assistant Emergency Management Coordinator Sherri Pegoda will discuss taking action on the Storm Shelter Policy. Walker County Emergency Management…

  • Trinity ISD Meets Tonight

    The Trinity ISD Board of Trustees meets this evening at six at their Administration Building. They will recognize students and staff. The board will hear a report by SZH architecture. Gill Gampbell will give a…

  • Congressman John Lewis Speaking at SHSU tonight

    Georgia Congressman John Lewis will be speaking at Sam Houston State University this evening at 7 in the LSC Ballroom. The free tickets have all been distributed. Those interested may register for the waiting list…

  • Gunman Shoots & Kills Policeman in Paris

    Thursday night, a gunman shot and killed a policeman in Paris and wounded two other officers on the well-known Champs Elysees avenue in Paris. The attack has been claimed by ISIS. The gunman opened fire…

  • HISD Buyers Group Helps Support 100 Students At This Year’s Fair

    This year, the HISD Buyers Group raised $25,000 through fundraising efforts, pledges and donations. With those funds, they were able to support 100 HISD students who participated with projects at this year’s Walker County Fair.…