Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Safe Exchange Zone Established at HPD

    To further serve the citizens of Huntsville, The Huntsville Police Department is offering a Safe Exchange Zone. Persons who are selling or buying items through the internet, classified ads, or other media are invited to…

  • Trinity ISD Board Meets Tonight

    Trinity ISD meets this evening at six in the Administration Building. There will be an Open Forum followed by recognition for Rodeo Art Winners,THS Power Lifting Advancing to State and Employees of the Month. There…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on Pro-Growth Tax Reform

    Last week, House Speaker Paul Ryan talked about tax relief for manufacturers that’s coming out of the House Ways & Means committee. Committee Chairman Kevin Brady comments more on which way work on improving the…

  • Early Voting Begins

    Early voting for Councilmember-At-Large Position #1 will be conducted at the Walker County Annex at 1301 Sam Houston Avenue, Suite 101, today through May 3rd, Monday through Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM. There will…

  • HISD Hires New Campus Administrators

    Huntsville ISD will have two new campus leaders next school year.  Administrative recommendations to fill principal positions at Huntsville Elementary School and Huntsville Intermediate School were presented to the Board of Trustees for consideration during…

  • SHSU Author Talks about Mexican Mafias

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was SHSU assistant professor of security studies Dr. Nathan Jones, whose book, “Mexico’s Illicit Drug Networks and the State Reaction,” was just published. One of the things he…

  • SHSU College of Criminal Justice Honors Day Activities Ahead

    SHSU’s College of Criminal Justice has a special event coming up this week. Department publications coordinator Beth Kuhles tells us all about it . . . .

  • Career Workshop at SHSU

    The Sam Houston State University College of Humanities and Social Sciences will host a Communications Studies Career Workshop on Monday (April 25) from 2-4 p.m. in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences Building Room…

  • Founders Day at SHSU Tomorrow

    SHSU’s director of Alumni Relations, Charlie Vienne, tells us that their third annual Founders Day event starts at 9:30 on Saturday morning with registration and a continental breakfast . . . .   Mr. Vienne…

  • Council Discusses One-Way Street Changes & Paid Parking Issues

    At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers discussed changing two major streets two one-way and installing paid parking. City Engineer “Ram” Ramachandra explained the change to councilmembers in a “First Reading” .…