Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Repeal Of The Death Tax

    On Friday, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 240-179 to approve legislation by our congressman, Kevin Brady, to permanently repeal the controversial federal estate tax, or Death Tax. The measure, which supporters say threatens America’s…

  • “Light It Up Blue”

    Light It Up Blue is dedicated to raising awareness of autism in the U.S. Autism Speaks, an autism research and education organization, announced the launch of the inaugural Light It Up Blue campaign in 2010.…

  • Huge Video Scoreboards for SHSU Athletic venues

    Sam Houston State University is getting new state-of-the-art video boards for its facilities on campus for football, track and field, volleyball, basketball and softball, just in time for the Fall 2015 sports season. Jim and…

  • HISD Trustee Meeting Tonight

    The regular meeting of the Huntsville School Board will meet Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Hawkins Administration Building. On the board’s consent agenda if resolutions recognizing Teacher Appreciation Week, May 4-8 and National Teacher…

  • Main Street Music Festival Tonight

    Huntsville Main Street Program continues their downtown Music Festival Thursday evening. These are free, family-friendly concerts from 5:30-9 p.m., in Rather Park at 1221 University Avenue . The festival showcases themed music nights highlighting different…

  • Petition To Remove Pct. 3 County Commissioner Bobby Warren

    A petition has been filed by a Walker County resident to have Pct. 3 Walker County Commissioner Bobby Warren removed from office. Clint Wade filed the petition Wednesday morning with District Clerk Robin Flower’s office.…

  • ACS “Relay For Life”

    The Walker County Relay for Life is set for Friday and Saturday with lots of activities for local individuals and teams engaged to raise money for the American Cancer Society. This year the two local…

  • Keep Texas Beautiful

    Keep Texas Beautiful is now accepting applications for the 2015 Keep Texas Beautiful Youth and Educator Awards. The award program honors extraordinary Texas students, educators and volunteers working to improve and beautify their communities. Awards…

  • “Shot In The Dark” Golf Tournament

    The annual fun golf tournament “Shot in the Dark” sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce is coming up May 29th. This annual event is a fundraiser for the Chamber and is played at Raven Nest…

  • 21st Annual SAMMY Awards

    SHSU and the Department of Student Activities will recognize a number of organizations and students for their contributions to the community and for their leadership abilities during the 21st Annual Sammy Awards tonight. (Wednesday) The…