Articles Tagged “fire”

  • Huntsville Fires Monday

    A story in the Huntsville Item reports that area firefighters responded to two fires Monday morning. Around 9:30 AM, firefighters took care of a structure fire at a residence located on Frank Cloud Road in…

  • Branch-Davidian Collection Donated to Gresham Library

    A special historical collection has been donated to SHSU. It regards the Branch-Davidian standoff near Waco nearly a quarter century ago. Former McLennan County Sheriff Larry Lynch still vividly remembers the fire that rocked the…

  • Huntsville City Council To Meet

    The Huntsville City Council will have a regular meeting today at 6 pm at City Hall. The city fathers will hear first readings on two Historic Preservation Overlay District Map Amendments, the first for the…

  • Fire Burns Down Barn

    The Huntsville Item reports that in a fire that destroyed a barn on Twin Creek Drive off of FM 405 south of  Riverside no one was injured. The Watson family was not present when the…

  • Fire Public Protection Classification Upgrade

    At this week’s “State of the City Address,” City Manager Matt Benoit passed along that the Texas Department of Insurance Insurance Service Office has recommended that Huntsville received a “2” classification. A letter from the…

  • Kat Safety Bash Tonight

    Tonight, from 6 to 8, the big Kat Safety Bash gets underway in the north parking lot of Bowers Stadium. They plan on having safety vendors from all over the community dealing with the university,…

  • City Services Center Tour Today

    A bond election is coming up in November in regard to the upgrade of several City of Huntsville facilities. Tours have been scheduled so voters have an opportunity to see various facilities first hand. The…

  • Houston Ship Channel Closed this Morning

    Following a tanker fire early this morning, the Coast Guard reports that the Houston Ship Channel was closed. A tanker known as the Aframax River may have struck an underwater sewer line. The accident breached…

  • Milwaukee Protests

    In Milwaukee, police say one person was shot during protests there on Sunday during the second night of crowds gathered after the shooting of a black man. Saturday, officers dealt with about 150 protestors who…

  • End of Summer Bash Ahead at Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center

    Mark your calendars for next week. The End of Summer Bash begins next Tuesday August 9th at the Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center. Huntsville Director of Tourism and Cultural Services Kimm Thomas updates us .…