Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Rand Paul Announces Presidential Run

    U-S Senator from Kentucky Rand Paul officially announced his run for the presidency in 2016 at the Galt House in Louisville, Kentucky Tuesday . . . .   The slogan kicking off Senator Paul’s presidential…

  • The Fair Ahead–Livestock Competition

    The Walker County Fair moves ahead this week. Spokesperson Clint Walters fills us in with info on what’s ahead in regard to livestock and other animals . . . .    

  • Fair Livestock Competition–Update On Monday

    In livestock competition at the Walker County Fair Monday, in the Broiler competition Samuel Walker Houston Elementary student Tori Paul won Grand Champion. Scott Johnson Elementary student Gabby Legerski won Reserve Grand Champion. In the…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session at City Hall this evening at six. Councilmembers will hear a presentation by Kevin Smith on local Boy Scout activities. With the Director of Community…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Thursday’s night shift in the 2300 block of Sam Houston Avenue 56-year-old Mildred Johnson was arrested for Resisting Arrest, Interference with Public Duties and Failure to Identify. On the day…

  • New Waverly VFD Update On Activity

    In the southern part of our county, New Waverly Firefighters respond to a wide variety of emergency responses and traffic accidents, and the number of calls for service is expected to increase with upcoming freeway…

  • Public Relations Speaker At SHSU Today

    A special event sponsored by SHSU’s student run public relations firm, Priority One, is slated for today. Priority One spokesperson Cody Lewis updates us . . . .   Ms. Neumann currently serves as the…

  • Livestock Competition At Fair This Week

    Animal competition at the Fair is always a big deal each year. We talked with Walker County Fair Association President Rusty Davis, and he told us the livestock shows were scheduled to begin last night…

  • Meat Goat Show Winners

    In the Fair’s livestock competition over the weekend– Shelby Lepley’s goat was chosen Grand Champion of the Meat Goat Show. Shelby’s animal also came in first place in the heavyweight division. Cade Johnson earned the…

  • 2015 Fair Queen Chosen

    Congratulations are in order for 17-year-old New Waverly High School senior Jenna Drane who was crowned 2015 Walker County Fair Queen over the weekend.