Articles Posted in the News Category

  • PBR Texas Shootout Ahead

    The big Professional Bull Riders Texas Shootout is set for this weekend. Spokesperson Shane Davis tells us more . . . .

  • Applications For Serving On City Board Or Commission Available

    Applications are available for Huntsville residents interested in serving on a City board or commission, or to be considered for re-appointment to current positions ending August 31, 2015. Residents may submit applications to the City…

  • Senator Cornyn Questions Information Officer On Clinton Emails

    The Honorable Joyce A. Barr, the State Department’s chief freedom of information officer, was questioned Wednesday in a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on open records laws. In focusing on the issue of the missing emails…

  • Bomb Threat At SHSU Library Tuesday

    Tuesday afternoon, a written bomb threat was discovered in the SHSU Library. The University Police Department evacuated the building because of the threat Tuesday. Following a thorough search, the “all clear” was given and the…

  • Town Creek Drainage Issue Discussed At Council Session

    At Tuesday’s Huntsville City Council session, much of the discussion focused on amending the Klotz and Associates’ Phase I contract for the Town Creek Drainage Project to include an additional $360,000 for Phase II which…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday police were dispatched to an Assault by a possibly known person in the 1200 block of Josey Lane. On the day shift Saturday, 25-year-old Dontrel…

  • New Book From SHSU Professors And Students

    The common American history curriculum exploring World War II often focuses on the war’s logistics, its victories and, largely, the concentration camps, wherein Jews from across Europe were interned, tortured and executed under the order…

  • New Chairman For Joint Chiefs Of Staff

    President Obama announced his nomination for a new Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the Military Tuesday . . . .   Obama is nominating Air Force General Paul J. Selva, a pilot…

  • Congressman Brady Comments On Trade Issues

    Led by the House Ways & Means Committee and the Senate Finance Committee, both chambers in Congress will soon act on legislation setting the rules for trade. Trade is important to the Lone Star State.…

  • New York Police Officer Dies Of Gunshot Wound

    A five-year veteran of the New York City Police Department, 25-year-old Brian Moore, died Monday as a result of being shot in the head Saturday evening. Officer Brian and his partner were attempting to stop…