Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Texas Grand Ranch Subdivision Is In The Process Of Starting Section #2

    While section #1 of the Texas Grand Ranch subdivision is underway, subdivision project engineer Jeff Brown addressed Walker County Commissioners Monday in regard to what he said is their “next step in the process to…

  • Panel To Explore Future Of Criminal Justice

    SHSU Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt tells us that a panel to explore the future of criminal justice is coming to SHSU. She says, “A recent report by the State of Texas Legislative Budget Board…

  • City Director Of Development Services Aron Kulhavy Update On Ravenwood Village

    The City’s Director of Development Services Aron Kulhavy presented Walker County Commissioners with an update on the Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone finances at their regular meeting Monday morning. He also updated everyone with the latest…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday two vehicle burglaries were investigated–one in the 200 block of I-45 North and another in the 100 block of I-45 South. A sexual assault report was…

  • Cancer Fundraiser For TDCJ Employee Today And Tomorrow

    A cancer fundraiser for a TDCJ Ellis Unit employee, Leeann Lapole, who is suffering from the rarest form of Melanoma Stage 5 cancer will be held on two days.  Today it will be from 11…

  • Russia Requests U-S Warplanes Exit Syria

    A senior U-S official has informed Fox News that officials from Russia have requested that American warplanes leave Syrian airspace immediately. The official says diplomats from Russia have sent an official demarche which orders U-S…

  • Commissioners Approve Jail Agreement With Trinity County

    In Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, Jail Director Captain Steve Fisher addressed commissioners about an Interlocal Cooperation Agreement related to Jail use with Trinity County. It’s similar to agreements we already have with Montgomery…

  • TDCJ Executive Director Brad Livingston Receives Special Award

    TDCJ Public Information Office Director Jason Clark informs us that TDCJ Executive Director Brad Livingston was recognized recently by the Association of State Correctional Administrators as the 2015 Outstanding Director of Corrections . . .…

  • Wynne Home Art Classes Available For Sign-up

    The Wynne Home is featuring special classes again this fall for area residents. We talked with Wynne Home intern Jasmine Moss who filled us in on some of the courses . . . .  …

  • Planned Parenthood President Appears Before House Oversight Committee

    Tuesday, Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, testified before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on her organization’s use of taxpayer funding. Committee members asked questions about Planned Parenthood’s selling of…