Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Remembrances For Hornets Held Over Weekend

    Over the weekend, two well-respected and talented people connected with the Huntsville Hornets Football team were honored and remembered. Saturday afternoon, a big crowd of friends, family and fans gathered to remember the late Hornets’…

  • Ceremony Held For TDCJ Fallen Officers Friday

    The Texas Department of Criminal Justice honored all those who have lost their lives in the line of duty with a memorial service Friday. TDCJ officials, local dignitaries and correctional staff, as well as the…

  • Commissioners Meet This Morning At The Courthouse

    Walker County Commissioners’ Court will meet this morning at nine at the courthouse. On today’s “Consent Agenda” is approval of a sale of a seized Chevy Truck at auction. Also this morning, Emergency Management Coordinator…

  • New Waverly Firefighters Rescue Boaters On Lake Conroe Saturday

    New Waverly firefighter Jimmy Williams reports to us that firefighters were dispatched to reports of a sinking boat on the North end of Lake Conroe Saturday afternoon. Firefighters responded with the New Waverly Rescue Boat…

  • Weekend Election Results

    Superior Water Works Special Election–May 9, 2015 Riverside Unofficial Final Results: For District: 29 Against District: 7 Director: Vote for two Elizabeth Hukill: 19 Craig Price: 26 Director: Vote for one Charles Tumey: 27 Director…

  • Former Huntsville Hornet Dies Near Buffalo-Another Seriously Injured

    We have confirmed reports this morning of a traffic accident near Buffalo,Texas last night that has taken the life of one former Huntsville Hornet student-athlete, with an additional former Hornet now hospitalized with serious injuries.…

  • TDCJ Fallen Correctional Officers Remembered Today

    TDCJ is scheduling a special annual event this morning. Spokesperson Robert Hurst updates us . . . .   In Texas, all TDCJ facilities host an employee appreciation day culminating in a memorial service held…

  • Tornadoes In North Texas Thursday

    In North Texas Thursday evening, at least three tornadoes were reported to have hit the ground. Shortly after six, a tornado was reported in Boyd. Shortly before seven last night a tornado was confirmed in…

  • Early Voting Turnout & Saturday Election

    We have the early voting turnout for two elections underway.  The early voting turnout for ESD #2 Special Election in New Waverly is 174 ballots cast.  The Early voting turnout for Riverside Water Special Election…

  • Citizenship Class Presented At Last Council Session

    At this week’s City Council session there was a presentation of 2015 Citizenship Class participants and SHSU student assistants. SHSU’s Center for Law Engagement and Politics Director and Political Science Professor, Mike Yawn, addressed councilmembers…