Articles Posted in the News Category

  • SHSU Professor’s Book a Finalist for a Pulitzer

    The book, “Marching Home: Union Veterans and Their Unending Civil War” by SHSU assistant professor of history at SHSU Brian Jordan, has been named a finalist for the 2016 Pulitzer Prize in History. We asked…

  • Musicfest this Week

    Another Huntsville Music Fest comes up this week. Main Street Coordinator Lindsay Lauher tells us more . . . .

  • Veterans Health Care Delays Discussed in Washington

    In Washington, the House Veterans Affairs Committee held a hearing on Veterans’ Health Care Delays and talked with state and federal officials from the Department of Veterans Affairs Tuesday. Besides delays and other issues, House…

  • Hospital District to Hold Meeting Thursday

    The Board of Managers of the Walker County Hospital district will hold a special meeting that is open to the public tomorrow beginning at 6 PM at Huntsville Memorial Hospital’s 2nd Floor Meeting Room A.…

  • Houston Flooding

    At least five people drowned as a result of flooding in the Houston area from recent rains. Around a foot-and-a-half of rain was recorded in parts of the greater Houston area. It all resulted in…

  • Five-Year-Old Injured in Wreck

    The Huntsville Item reports a five-year-old Huntsville boy received life-threatening injuries in an accident involving two vehicles on Saturday. According to police, the boy was in the back seat of a Toyota sedan stopped at…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will meet at six this evening at City Hall.  There will be a work session this afternoon at 1:30 PM where they will receive a presentation from Freese and Nichols on…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Friday a report taken in the 600 block of Avenue H indicated a known suspect sent inappropriate pictures to another. On Friday’s night shift, in the 500…

  • Real Talk with CJ Event Today

    SHSU College of Criminal Justice Coordinator Beth Kuhles invites everyone to another Real Talk with CJ with lead case manager for St. Jerome’s Home for Children, Linsley Rivas, this afternoon at two in the CJ…

  • Closings and Delays Due to Rain

    Closings and delays: HISD is open today. Region 6 Education Service Center is closed today. Willis ISD is closed today. Anderson-Shiro ISD opens at 10 this morning. Richards ISD is closed. Onalaska ISD has a…