Articles Posted in the News Category

  • New SHSU Center to Provide Support for Transition Services

    Approximately 8.5 percent of the more than 5.5 million students in Texas schools receive special education services, such as support in general education classes and specialized instruction. However, the disability also impacts adult life. Many…

  • Two in Custody in Walker County for Capital Murder

    On Friday, May 5th at 10:51 PM, Walker County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a burglary in progress in the 2300 block of FM 247.  When deputies arrived on the scene they found a deceased…

  • Raven Nest To Host Junior Golf Clinics

    Sam Houston State University’s Raven Nest Golf Club will host a series of junior golf clinic sessions over the summer for children ages five to 17. Six sessions will be held from June through August.…

  • Texas Ranks High Nationally for Women-Owned Businesses

    Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar says he’s ”proud of the fact that Texas is one of the best states in the nation for women-owned businesses to put down roots and grow.” Hegar said, “Their numbers, revenues,…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a regular session at the courthouse at nine this morning. From the Information Technology Department, Dan Early will discuss for possible action an amendment to an agreement between the…

  • Governor Greg Abbott Signs Bill Against Sanctuary Laws

    Sunday, Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed a bill which prohibits Texas’ cities and counties from enacting “sanctuary” laws that stop law enforcement officers from asking about the immigration status of any person they detain. Governor…

  • Macron Wins Presidency of France

    In the presidential election in France Sunday, centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron defeated far-right candidate Marine Le Pen. Macron picked up 66 percent of the vote to 34 percent for Le Pen. Le Pen had wanted…

  • HISD Incident Reporter System

    In a recent press release, Huntsville ISD reports they are committed to ensuring that their schools are safe and they want to inform all parents, students, staff members, and stakeholders that the district website has…

  • “Airing of the Quilts” Tomorrow

    You can view hundreds of beautiful quilts hung from the balcony of the County Courthouse, as well as along streets surrounding the square. at the Airing of the Quilts tomorrow from 9 AM to 4…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday police were dispatched to an accidental discharge of a firearm in the 1300 block of Windsor Street. A known suspect assaulted a victim in the 1000…