Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Library Activities For Kids

    There are several activities this week at the Huntsville Public Library designed with kids in mind. Children’s Coordinator Kristi Glasgow tells us all about it . . . .

  • Go Red For Women Day

    This is the American Heart Association’s “Go Red for Women Day.” You’re asked to wear red in support of the fight against heart disease in women. For 10 years, women have been fighting heart disease…

  • HISD Superintendent Wright On “90 Day Plan”

    HISD’s new superintendent Dr. Howell Wright has been acclimating himself with the District. We talked with him Thursday morning . . . .   Last night, Superintendent Wright met with HISD Board members for a…

  • Tree Sale Tomorrow

    The Walker County Proud Communities Tree Sale will be this Saturday from 7:30 to 11:30 at the Walker County Storm Shelter. Spokesperson James Necker has more information . . . .  

  • Issue Of Overuse Of Solitary Confinement At TDCJ Prisons Raised

    A report now out from the American Civil Liberties Union and the Texas Civil Rights Project says TDCJ overuses solitary confinement to the detriment of taxpayers, correctional officers, Texas communities and the prisoners whose mental…

  • President Obama Spurs Controversy At National Prayer Breakfast

    At Thursday’s National Prayer Breakfast, in light of the recent barbaric acts of the Islamic terrorist group ISIS, President Obama decided to give Christians a pointed lecture . . . .   There was much…

  • Area “Go Texan” Walker County Salute

    The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo will “salute” Walker County for the work it does to support the annual event during the rodeo’s evening show and concert March 20th. Walker County Area “Go Texan” Ambassador…

  • Camellia Show Tomorrow

    The 7th Annual Texas Camellia Show at the Katy and E. Don Walker, Sr. Education Center at 1402 19th Street will take place tomorrow, Saturday, from 1 to 4 PM. Plants will be available for…

  • HISD Assistant Coach Charged With Improper Relationship Between Educator And Student

    The Huntsville Police Department received information from Huntsville ISD of a possible Improper Relationship Between Educator and Student. A criminal investigation was initiated which has resulted in the arrest of 27-year-old Darius Hopkins. Hopkins was…

  • Member of “Texas 7″ Executed

    A third member of the infamous “Texas 7,” 52-year-old Donald Newbury, was executed last night at the Huntsville Unit for the shooting death of 29-year-old Irving Police officer Aubrey Hawkins on Christmas Eve of 2000.…