Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville police news, on the day shift Tuesday a citizen spoke with a police officer at headquarters regarding an unknown suspect who impersonated them through social media. Police investigated a case in the 2800…

  • Early Voting Update

    Walker County elections manager Julie Cooper informs us that the total number of voters checked-in during early voting Wednesday was 383; of those voters, 12 voted in the Democratic Runoff, and 371 in the Republican…

  • Tenaska Agreements Approved

    At this week’s regular Huntsville City Council session, councilmembers met in closed “Executive Session” to discuss five agreements related to the supply of water and wastewater services to the Tenaska Roan’s Prairie electric power plant.…

  • Walker County Jail Inmate Dies

    According to a story from KBTX Chanel 3, an inmate who had been housed in the Walker County jail since April 26th died last week. According to Sheriff Clint McRae, a preliminary autopsy on 22-year-old…

  • New Councilmember Paul Davidhizar Sworn-In

    Huntsville has a new city councilmember. Last night Paul Davidhizar was sworn in as Councilmember-at-Large for Position #1 by County Judge Danny Pierce . . . .   Mr. Davidhizar is headmaster at Alpha Omega…

  • Early Voting Update

    Walker County elections manager Julie Cooper reports that the total number of voters checked-in during early voting Tuesday was 403; of those voters, 13 voted in the Democratic Runoff, and 390 in the Republican Runoff.…

  • Juvenile Residence Center Meeting Ahead

    In regard to a proposed Juvenile Residence Center in Walker County, local citizen Ann Darby informs us that a meeting is coming up . . . .   Ms. Darby said, “The meeting is in…

  • Ben Rhodes Absent from Oversight Committee Yesterday

    The White House has said Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes would not be testifying before a House Oversight Committee yesterday about the Iran nuclear deal, referring to it as a “separation of powers” issue.…

  • Fatal Crash Monday

    There was a fatal accident north of New Waverly around 5 PM Monday that closed down I-45 for several hours. The crash was reported as a head-on collision. The New Waverly Volunteer Fire Department responded.

  • Early Voting Update

    Walker County elections manager Julie Cooper reports that the total number of voters checked-in during the first day of early voting Monday was 355; of those voters, 10 voted in the Democratic Primary, and 345…