Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Chamber Launches New “Total Resource Campaign”

    Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce President Carol Smith tells us about a new campaign they have underway . . . . TOTALRES9-9-13

  • Walker County Commissioners Vote to Raise Tax Rate

    This morning Walker County Commissioners approved their new budget along with an increase in County taxes to 67.78 cents per $100 valuation. It was approved in a 4 to 1 vote. Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie…

  • Huntsville Man Indicted for Allegedly Threatening Two Witnesses

    Thirty-six-year-year-old Armando Martinez was indicted by a Walker County grand jury on two counts of obstruction or retaliation for allegedly threatening two witnesses who were going to testify against him in regard to a sexual…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a regular session at nine this morning at the courthouse. This morning, commissioners will hear an update on the construction of the new County Jail. Commissioners will also discuss…

  • Gunshots Fired Outside Student Memorial in Spring

    Law enforcement authorities in Spring are looking into a disturbance Sunday night outside a memorial for 17-year-old Spring High School student Joshua Broussard who died as the result of a stabbing at the high school…

  • Upcoming “Fair on Square” Still Has Booths Left

    The 39th Annual Fair on the Square is less than a month away. We talked with Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce Events & Communications Manager Laura Green . . . . FAIRSQ9-6-13

  • SHSU Student Health Center Promoting Breast Cancer Awareness

    The SHSU Student Health Center is helping to promote breast cancer awareness. Student Health Center program coordinator Lisa Clarkson tells us more . . . . BREASCANC9-6-13  

  • Army Reserve Property Issue Update

    In the continuing local story of Maalouf Properties versus SHSU over the possible threat of the use of eminent domain by the university to acquire the Army Reserve property on Sam Houston, SHSU President Dana…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Monday’s day shift a residential burglary and assault was investigated in the 200 block of Blalock Street. In the 2700 block of Montgomery Road, an unknown person damaged a person’s…

  • Active-Shooter-On-Campus Training

    SHSU is constantly striving to ensure the safety of students on their campus. Publications Officer Beth Kuhles updates us on a special seminar today . . . . ACTIVESHOOT9-5-13