Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Senator Charles Schwertner’s Senate Bill 8 Signed by Governor

    Tuesday afternoon, Governor Greg Abbott officially signed Senate Bill 8, also known as the Pre-Born Protection and Dignity Act, into state law.  The sweeping legislation, authored by Senator Charles Schwertner and sponsored by Representative Cindy…

  • Raven Nest on Top 25 Economy Course List

    The Dallas Morning News has ranked Sam Houston State University’s Raven Nest Golf Club as a top 25 economy course in Texas. The course places 16th on the list with a green fee and cart…

  • I-45 Detour Ahead

    Here’s a heads up for Friday.  Weather permitting, on Friday evening, June 9th, beginning at 8 PM the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor will close IH-45 and detour all interstate traffic to the frontage roads.…

  • Roadcheck 2017 Underway

    Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Troopers, inspectors and investigators are conducting intensified commercial vehicle inspections through June 8th as part of Roadcheck 2017, an annual three-day enforcement effort across North America to increase motor…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday two thefts were reported—one in the 300 block of Bearkat Boulevard and the other in the 100 block of I-45. A vehicle burglary was investigated…

  • CASA Needs Volunteers

    CASA of Walker, San Jacinto and Trinity Counties is in need of volunteers The purpose of CASA is to train volunteers to serve as advocates for the neglected, abused and abandoned children who are placed…

  • Bearkats Win NCAA Lubbock Regional

    LUBBOCK – The Sam Houston State Bearkats rallied from a two-run deficit for a 4-3 win on Monday over No. 5 Texas Tech at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park to claim the NCAA…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session at six this evening. Before the regular session, councilmembers will hold a work session from 5:15 to 6:00 PM, as representatives of Texas Central will…

  • HISD Board Meets

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet for a Board Workshop followed by a Special-Called Board meeting tonight at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. During their Board Workshop, trustees will have a budget review,…

  • Contractor for NSA Accused of Leaking Top Secret Report

    This past weekend a 25-year-old federal contractor, who worked for Pluribus International Corporation in a U-S government facility in Georgia, was arrested and accused of leaking “Top Secret level” information regarding Russian hacking efforts during…