Articles Posted in the News Category

  • HISD Announces Athletic Department Administrative Changes

    Huntsville ISD announces upcoming changes impacting the district’s athletic department. The district congratulates Coach Marcus Evans, HISD Athletic Director for Girls/Co-Ed Sports & Head Golf Coach, on his retirement announcement. This week, after a 35…

  • Statue Visitor Center Renovation & Architect Issue Discussed by City Council

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, councilmembers talked about possibly approving an agreement with architects to complete design and provide construction observation services for a remodel and expansion to the Sam Houston Statue and…

  • Business Expo and Taste of Huntsville Event Tonight

    Don’t forget the Chambers Business Expo and Taste of Huntsville is tonight from 5 to 7:30 PM at the Walker County Fairgrounds. Admission is ten dollars. Five dollars for children under ten.

  • GOP Debate in Detroit and a Romney Speech in Utah Today

    Taking a look at national politics going on today. The Fox Republican presidential debate will be tonight at 8 in Detroit at the Fox Theatre. Also, former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney will be giving…

  • Texas Independence and Sam Houston Birthday Celebrated Today

    The 35th Annual Texas Independence Day and General Sam Houston Birthday commemoration will be held today. Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center spokesperson Jamie Matthews tells us more . . . .   There will be…

  • Special Chef Presentation This Week

    SHSU professor of Hospitality, Tourism and Event Planning, Ryan Fenley, tells us that professional chef Michael Gabriel, who has appeared on “Hell’s Kitchen,.” will visit Sam Houston State University tomorrow . . . .  …

  • Last Night’s Elections

    For more in-depth local election results, visit our KSAM Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ksam1017. Danny Kuykendall will meet Tom DeYoung for a runoff election for County Commissioner Precinct #1.  Glen Ray Reader will meet Bill Daugette in…

  • Today is Election Day

    This is election day for the primary elections from now to 7 PM at the polling place where you are registered to vote. You’re asked to bring an acceptable form of photo identification, as this…

  • Filings for Council At-Large #1 Position

    Two candidates have filed for the Huntsville City Council At-large Position #1 seat on the council. On February 29th, Huntsville resident John S. Little who describes his occupation as self-employed filed. On January 25th, Paul…

  • Fourteen Have Been Charged with Methamphetamine Charges in the Southern District of Texas

    U-S Attorney Kenneth Magidson has announced that a total of 14 people are now in custody on methamphetamine charges in three separate cases. These arrests were part of Operation Dream Catcher which also led to…