Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • HISD Chooses Architect Firm

    At their most recent session last week, HISD Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright explained how the Board of Trustees chose the architectural firm to work on their projects . . . .   Dr. Wright said…

  • i-WATCH Reports to DPS

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding Texans to remain vigilant with respect to potential crime and terrorist activity in their communities and to report suspicious behaviors to the department’s iWATCH website at…

  • More on B-52 Flyover Flap

    Recently, Beijing accused the U-S of “a serious military provocation” when two of our B-52 bombers flew over a Chinese-controlled man made island in the South China Sea. A Pentagon spokesman, Mark Wright, has said…

  • Las Vegas Sidewalk Incident

    Sunday night in Las Vegas a woman drove her car onto a sidewalk crowded with people, several times, taking the life of at least one person and injuring several others–six critically. Police believe her actions…

  • Miss Universe Pageant Snafu

    The host of the Miss Universe pageant in Las Vegas, Steve Harvey, messed up at the end of the contest last night–he announced the wrong winner. After saying Miss USA Olivia Jordan was the third…

  • Omnibus Appropriations Act

    The U-S Senate approved a $1.1 trillion funding bill that will fund the operation of the federal government until September 30th of next year. It includes nearly $700 billion in tax breaks. The Senate passed…

  • Christmas Tree Fire Safety

    We’ve been talking about holiday fire safety in your home this past week. There does exist a potential hazard right now in homes across the country–Christmas trees. In regard to Christmas trees, New Waverly Volunteer…

  • HISD Approves Program Manager

    HISD Trustees approved a contract with LAN incorporated to provide External Program Management for various projects the district will take on in the future. Senior Associate Program Manager, J-P Grom, filled trustees in on how…

  • Bearkats Lose to Jacksonville State

    Although it’s been a good year for Bearkat football, they were defeated in this weekend’s NCAA FCS Semi-Final Playoff game at Burgess-Snow Field in Jacksonville, Alabama. The Jacksonville State Gamecocks defeated the Bearkats 62 to…

  • HISD Hires New Head Volleyball Coach for Lady Hornets

    Huntsville ISD has a new Head Volleyball Coach for the Lady Hornet program. The Board voted unanimously to accept the recommendation to hire Cody Hassell during their regular December Board of Trustees meeting held Thursday…