Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Town Creek Drainage Project Bringing Road Closures

    Town Creek Related Closures The information below is related to the Town Creek Drainage Project. Please be aware that the Sam Houston Avenue water line replacement project will also be in some of these areas.…

  • Beach Expansion Ribbon-cutting Ceremony to Take Place Thursday at 57th & Seawall in Galveston

    Good news for Southeast Texans who take advantage of the beaches south of us in Galveston. Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush will visit Galveston Thursday. He will preside at an 11:30 a.m. ribbon-cutting ceremony…

  • SHSU Researchers Hope to Unmask DNA from IED’s

    Researchers at Sam Houston State University hope to unmask manufacturers of homemade explosives using new advancements in DNA technology. In a study published in “Forensic Science International: Genetics,” a team of graduate students and faculty…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. Before the meeting, from 5:30 to 6:00 PM, employee scholarship recipients will be honored. During the regular session, councilmembers…

  • White House Denies Revealing Classified Info

    Monday, officials at the White House said the report in the Washington Post that President Trump revealed classified information in regard to ISIS to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Ambassador Sergey Kislyak was false.…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on last Friday’s night shift officers investigated two assaults–one in the 3000 block of Sam Houston Avenue and another in the 1300 block of Sam Houston Avenue. A theft was reported…

  • Bond Denied for Capital Murder Suspect Thomas James Owens

    The Huntsville Item reports that a motion made by the prosecution in District Judge Don Kraemer’s court Monday to deny the setting of a bond for 47-year-old Thomas James Owens was granted. Owens is looking…

  • Major Hack Attack over Weekend

    A major “ransomware” attack was experienced in Europe and elsewhere over the weekend. A report says that at least “100,000” organizations in 150 countries were involved. More computer damage may be experienced today as people…

  • North Korea Launches Another Test Missile

    Today, the North Korean Central News Agency announced that the medium-range missile they tested this past weekend was capable of delivering a nuclear warhead. The missile was in the air for 30 minutes and reached…

  • I-45 Traffic Detours Ahead

    Construction has started on IH-45. The Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor, Webber, LLC, has recently begun placing temporary barriers along the median and shifted main lane traffic two-feet to the outside lane. The next…