Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Major High-Rise Fire in London

    A fire raged through a 24-story apartment building in London around 1 AM London time. The fire resulted in the death of several with dozens injured. Around 40 fire engines were reported to have been…

  • SHSU Offers New Graduate Certificate

    Story by Emily Binetti Few topics dominate today’s public discourse like healthcare. In a rapidly expanding digital media world, health information can often be immense and overwhelming. Employers in the healthcare field need well-trained communicators who…

  • Huge Outdoor Marijuana Growing Operation Busted

    On Friday, June 9th at 3:10 pm, the Walker County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to a possible narcotics call off of FM 2989. Upon arrival, Walker County deputies along with narcotics investigators met with the…

  • Weekend Highway Fatalities

    The Huntsville Item reports that two men from Onalaska, 25-year-old Richard Cox and 32-year-old Matthew Gregg, were killed this past weekend when their vehicle hit an 18-wheeler head-on in the 1900 block of Highway 190…

  • HISD Board Meeting Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet for a regular session at the Hawkins Administration Building this evening at six. Board recognitions are scheduled on the agenda. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes Board approval of the…

  • Hurricane Preparedness Info

    If you’re seeking information regarding hurricane preparedness this hurricane season, on the web you can find information at huntsvilletx.gov/readyhuntsville.

  • Bearkats Lose to Florida

    Sam Houston State’s run in the NCAA Tournament came to an end on Sunday as the No. 16 Florida State Seminoles scored a 19-0 win at Dick Howser Stadium to clinch the Tallahassee Super Regional.…

  • Sam Houston Baseball Team Bus Arrival Today

    The Sam Houston Baseball team buses are scheduled to arrive at the main entrance gates of Don Sanders Stadium between 12:30 and 1:00 this afternoon.

  • I-45 Detour Begins Tonight

    Weather permitting, this 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. IH-45 will merge down to a single…

  • Barbecue Fundraiser Today

    A barbecue fundraiser will be held today for the family of the late Craig Killingsworth in the parking lot at Dr. Dan Kelley’s Animal Hospital. The lot is located at 95 State Highway 75 North…