Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Strategic Planning Meeting-2017 Update

    At this past week’s City Council Strategic Planning Session, City Manager Matt Benoit commented on what’s ahead in 2017 . . . .   Matt also said the “Animal shelter should be open to the…

  • Old Generator Use Discussed in Commissioners’ Court

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday, County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford discussed removing an old jail generator from a surplus sale. A better use was proposed than selling it.  Commissioners discussed donating it to the Phelps Special…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on 115th Congress

    The 115th Congress in Washington is underway. Our 8th District Congressman, Kevin Brady, comments on what the House first voted on . . . .   He also comments on two job bills this past…

  • Huntsville Art Commission Meets

    The Huntsville Arts Commission will meet at the Wynne Home Arts Center at five in the afternoon on Thursday, January 12th. At the meeting they will hear citizen input, review and consider evaluations of arts…

  • Warning Shots Fired at Iranian Vessel

    A U-S defense source has reported to the media that the USS Squall patrol craft fired three warning shots from a .50 caliber gun as warning shots on an approaching Iranian vessel in the northern…

  • Cabinet Confirmation Hearings

    Confirmation hearings begin in Washington Tuesday for President-elect Donald Trump’s cabinet nominees. Democrats want a delay in the hearings saying several of the nominees have failed to complete the ethic reviews in order to dodge…

  • Strategic Planning Session–Economic Development

    Last week, the Huntsville City Council held a Strategic Planning Session. In his presentation, City Manager Matt Benoit covered a myriad of topics including city appearance, communication, infrastructure, resource development, finance, public safety and economic…

  • Wounded Warrior Banquet

    As the 8th Annual Wounded Warrior Banquet approaches–it’s set for January 26th–spokesperson, retired Lt. Col. David Yebra who was one our guests on “Around Town” this weekend, talks about wounded veterans and where they go…

  • Senator Cornyn Speaks on Obamacare Repeal

    The repeal of Obamacare is a priority to the new administration. From the floor of the senate, our senator from Texas, John Cornyn, addressed the issue . . . .

  • SHSU Student Legal & Mediation Department Speaker Services

    Our guest on “Around Town” recently was the Director of SHSU Student Legal and Mediation Services, Attorney Gene Roberts. He filled us in on the various legal & mediation services students could make use of…