Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Area “Go Texan” Walker County Salute

    The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo will “salute” Walker County for the work it does to support the annual event during the rodeo’s evening show and concert March 20th. Walker County Area “Go Texan” Ambassador…

  • Camellia Show Tomorrow

    The 7th Annual Texas Camellia Show at the Katy and E. Don Walker, Sr. Education Center at 1402 19th Street will take place tomorrow, Saturday, from 1 to 4 PM. Plants will be available for…

  • HISD Assistant Coach Charged With Improper Relationship Between Educator And Student

    The Huntsville Police Department received information from Huntsville ISD of a possible Improper Relationship Between Educator and Student. A criminal investigation was initiated which has resulted in the arrest of 27-year-old Darius Hopkins. Hopkins was…

  • Member of “Texas 7″ Executed

    A third member of the infamous “Texas 7,” 52-year-old Donald Newbury, was executed last night at the Huntsville Unit for the shooting death of 29-year-old Irving Police officer Aubrey Hawkins on Christmas Eve of 2000.…

  • HPD Police Academy Scheduled

    The Huntsville Police Department will be hosting their 13-week Citizen’s Police Academy beginning April 13th. HPD Officer Kenneth Posey tells us more . . . .   Officer Posey also passed along how those interested…

  • SHSU Student Government Association President Copeland Addresses Council

    SHSU Student Government Association President Spencer Copeland addressed Huntsville City Councilmembers this week about working with students and the university in dealing with various issues . . . .   Mr. Copeland talked about possibly…

  • Jim Hightower To Speak At Annual Molly Ivins Banquet

    Jim Hightower will entertain as keynote speaker at the upcoming 9th annual First Amendment Celebration and Molly Ivins Banquet presented by the Walker County Democrats Club February 28th at 6:00 p.m. at the SHSU LSC…

  • Heavy Trash & Yard Waste Info

    Effective April 3, 2015, customers who call in for Heavy Trash Service will have a $25.00 charge added to their City of Huntsville utility account bill each time the service is used. This service is…

  • Yard Waste & Heavy Trash Ordinance Update Passed

    The Huntsville City Council met in regular session last night at City Hall. One of the major issues for discussion was an item on the “Statutory Agenda” regarding the updating of a section on Yard…

  • Free Tax Preparation Is Back

    Free tax prep will be available again this year from the AARP Tax-Aide Program. Spokesperson Dick Morton tells us that this year they’ll be operating out of the University Heights Baptist Church at 2400 Sycamore…