Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Thursday several residential burglaries were investigated–in the 2400 block of Sycamore Avenue, the 2500 block of Pine Shadows and the 1000 block of 21st Street. On…

  • SHSU Receives Medical Program Grant

    SHSU Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt informs us that the SHSU Medical and Allied Health Programs Office in the College of Health Sciences has received a $20,000 grant from the Texas Joint Admission Medical Program…

  • House Bill #1295 Discussed in Commissioners’ Court

    In Commissioners Court Monday morning with all commissioners and Assistant District Attorney Quentin Russell in attendance, County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford brought everyone up-to-date on new House Bill #1295 that was effective on the first…

  • Body of Singer Craig Strickland Found

    After an extensive search, the body of missing country singer Craig Stickland has been recovered by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol. He was reported missing December 27th while on a duck hunting trip at Kaw Lake…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a special session this morning at nine at the courthouse. Justice of the Peace for Precinct #4 Stephen Cole will discuss approving hiring of an employee at J-P #4 at…

  • Congressman Brady to Meet with Law Enforcement

    U.S. House Ways & Means Chairman Kevin Brady will be meeting with law enforcement officers today to hear their concerns on federal law enforcement issues. The Walker County Law Enforcement Roundtable will be from 4…

  • City Council Finance Committee Meets Tuesday

    Tuesday, the Huntsville City Council Finance Committee will meet in the Council Conference Room. The committee is made up of At-Large Position 4 councilmember and chair Keith Olson, Mayor Andy Brauninger, At-Large Position 3 councilmember…

  • Tips for Tornado Safety

    Tornadoes recently devastated at 40-mile-long path in North Texas. We asked Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis about what we should know in dealing with tornado threats here . . . .    

  • January Events at Huntsville Public Library

    Taking a look at events at the Huntsville Public Library for January– Mother Goose Lapsit is designed for parents and infants aged birth to 24 months. The program features songs, toys and stories on Mondays…

  • New Texas Laws in Effect

    In addition to House Bill 910 which allows licensed gun holders to openly carry their firearms in a shoulder or belt holster in certain public areas, several other laws went into effect in Texas this…