Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Trump Administration Continues to Focus on Florida, P.R. & U-S Virgin Islands

    The Trump Administration continues to focus on restoring hurricane ravaged Florida, Puerto Rico and the U-S Virgin Islands. Thursday, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders addressed reporters in regard to the ongoing operation .…

  • Nevada Sheriff Assumes Las Vegas Shooter Had Help at Some Point

    Fox News reports that Clark County, Nevada Sheriff Joseph Lombardo assumes Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock had “some help at some point.” The sheriff was referring to the fact that Paddock had a large arsenal,…

  • Williams Murder Trial Begins

    The Huntsville Item reports that a jury of eight men and six women, which includes two alternates, started hearing testimony Wednesday in the first-degree murder trial of 21-year-old Treveon Deon Williams in 278th Judicial District…

  • Council Amends Rule on What Constitutes a Mobile Home Park

    At this week’s City Council session, councilmembers approved going with the state definition of a mobile home park. Councilmember Joe Rodriguez brought up the old development code rule on what constitutes a mobile home park…

  • Los Angeles Mediation Expert Lee Jay Berman to Speak at SHSU Tonight

    There’s a month specifically dedicated to the best practices in resolving conflict. In an effort to equip the Sam Houston State University community with useful insights and tools to effectively resolve disputes, SHSU’s Student Legal and Mediation…

  • FEMA Update

    FEMA media relations specialist Erin Gaddis stopped by the news room Wednesday to update us on various FEMA programs . . . .   So far, 1,632 Walker County Households have received a total of…

  • Secretary Tillerson Addresses Reporters on Resignation Rumors

    In a press conference originating from the State Department Wednesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, to quell rumors of his getting ready to resign, stated flatly, “To address a few specifics that have been erroneously…

  • Walker County Hazard Mitigation Plan Meeting Ahead

    The Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC), in partnership with Walker County, the City of New Waverly, and City of Riverside, is hosting the first public meeting to develop Walker County’s Hazard Mitigation Plan. The meeting will…

  • HISD Hornet’s Nest for 10/4/2017

    Here is this week’s Hornet’s Nest with Shannon Duncan and Bryan Reeder.   Sponsored by Wiesner of Huntsville

  • Girlfriend of Las Vegas Shooter Back in U-S

    The 62-year-old girlfriend of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock, Marilou Danley, was in the Philippines Sunday when Paddock shot and killed 59 people from his hotel room during a country music concert. Tuesday, federal authorities…