Articles Tagged “August”

  • Second Suspect in Trinity Shooting Turns Himself In

    Over the weekend, the Huntsville Item reports that 23-year-old Huntsville man Bobby Ray Adams, Jr. turned himself in to law enforcement authorities in connection to a New Year’s Day shooting in Trinity. A 19-year-old and…

  • Mastermind Identified In Paris Terror Attacks

    The suspected mastermind of the terror attacks in Paris Friday has been identified as Belgian national Abdelhamid Abaaoud.  He is also thought to have been responsible for an attempted terror attack on a train stopped…

  • Update On State Sales Tax Revenue

    Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $731.7 million in local sales tax allocations for November, 1.2 percent more than in November 2014. These allocations…

  • FM1375 New Waverly Exit Update

    We were informed Tuesday that beginning this past Monday the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor was scheduled to reopen the FM 1375 bridge over I-45. In addition, the contractor was to begin the process…

  • Two New Mayoral Candidates Sign Up

    At 5 p.m. on Monday, August 24th, the filing period closed for the November 3, 2015 City of Huntsville General Election. Two more Huntsville citizens have joined city councilmembers Keith Olson and Andy Brauninger in…

  • “Welcome Week” Coming to SHSU

    Just a reminder to mark your calendars. It’s that time of year again, when new Bearkats and students returning to campus for the fall semester can get the full Sam Houston State University experience, with…

  • Estate Planning Seminar Ahead

    An Estate Planning Seminar will be presented free to the public on Tuesday, August 18th, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Library Community Room. Attorney-at-law Evelyn L. Gordon will discuss how an estate…

  • Congressman Brady Town Hall Meetings Scheduled for Monday

    Mark your calendar. Our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady has several Town Hall meetings scheduled for next Monday in Huntsville: Walker County Republican Women Monday, August 17th 11:30 – 1:00pm Walker Education Center, 1402 19th…

  • Record Vote Taken On Tax Rate In Commissioners’ Court

    Monday, commissioners took a record vote on the proposed tax rate. County Auditor Patrica Allen discussed the rate with County Judge Danny Pierce . . . .   Commissioners approved the rate. There will be…

  • Networking At Noon Update

    Mark your calendars. The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce announces that their monthly Networking at Noon Luncheons are back. The next “Networking at Noon” Lunch will take place on Monday, August 17th, and is sponsored…