Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Public Hearing Set for Hazard Mitigation Plan

    The City of Huntsville will hold a public hearing on the development of the City’s Hazard Mitigation Plan. City staff hope citizens will attend to provide input, become more informed of the natural hazards the…

  • Texas Senator Cornyn Talks about Legislative Accomplishments

    Our senator from Texas, John Cornyn, from the floor of the senate just this past week addressed some of the accomplishments of the legislative body during 2017 like the tax reform bill. He also said…

  • Press Secretary Sanders Comments on Michael Wolff Book

    At the White House press briefing Thursday, there were many questions about a book by author Michael Wolff about the presidency of Donald Trump. Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders questioned its veracity . . .…

  • County Judge Pierce Comments on Budget

    We talked with Walker County County Judge Danny Pierce about a number of important County issues on a recent “Around Town” program. We asked him, “How did the last budget work out? I’m guessing there’s…

  • Clinton Foundation under Investigation

    According to a story on the political website, The Hill, the U-S Justice Department is now looking into the possibility that the Clinton Foundation participated in “pay-to-play” politics or other activities of an illegal nature…

  • Walker County Alumni Scholarship Fundraiser

    Many Bearkats who live in Walker County beyond their college years have a desire to serve the university. True bearkats model the “measure of a life is its service” motto of Sam Houston.   A few…

  • The President Speaks with Reporters on Immigration Policy

    After meeting with Republican Senators to discuss immigration policy Thursday, President Trump spoke with members of the press about future legislation in regard to new policy . . . .

  • Governor Abbott Announces Approval of Request to Authorize Harvey FEMA Assistance for Houses of Worship

    Governor Greg Abbott and Attorney General Ken Paxton announced this week that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved their request to allow churches and religious organizations to receive the same public assistance available…

  • Mayor and H-E-B Teaming Up to Tackle Hunger

    City of Huntsville Mayor Andy Brauninger and H-E-B Huntsville will be participating in the Souper Bowl of Caring. That’s souper–spelled s-o-u-p-e-r. The food drive runs from January 5th through February 4th. Mayor Brauninger will be present…

  • SHSU Quarterback Receives National Honor

    The Division I Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA), in coordination with the 13 FCS conference offices, has announced Sam Houston State quarterback Jeremiah Briscoe being named its 2017 Offensive Player of the Year.…