Articles Tagged “Wednesday”

  • Trinity Man Dies in Accident on Highway 19

    The Huntsville Item reports that 44-year-old Trinity resident Jorge Velazquez died after being struck in an accident on Highway 19 Wednesday morning. He was hit while standing on the northbound side of Highway 19 as…

  • Earmarks Under Discussion in Washington

    As everyone knows from the recent past, congress has had a tendency to go into gridlock. President Trump commented on the effectiveness of the earmark system in the past, in moving along legislation, at that…

  • President Trump Reviews First Year Accomplishments

    At a cabinet meeting Wednesday, President Donald Trump took some time out to exercise his bragging rights on some of the accomplishments in his first year in office. He talked about his massive elimination of…

  • Another Cold Night, Another Heating Fire

    New Waverly firefighters were preparing for a frigid start to their 24-hour shift at 7 Wednesday morning when they were dispatched to the first of a series of back to back emergency calls. The first…

  • Hunger Strike Ends

    TDCJ Spokesperson Robert Hurst informs us that all 37 offenders who had been on a hunger strike at the Allred Unit in Iowa Park accepted meals Wednesday.

  • Frigid Weather Ahead

    A hard freeze warning remains in effect for our area until nine Wednesday morning. A hazardous weather outlook is in effect. Very cold temperatures will persist through Thursday morning. A wind chill advisory is in…

  • Trump Officially Orders Move of American Embassy to Jerusalem

    It’s official. Wednesday, President Trump addressed members of the press at the White House in formally recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and announced the future move of the U-S Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem…

  • Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday a vehicle was reported stolen in the 2200 block of Bobby K Marks Drive. On the night shift Wednesday, a vehicle was reported stolen in the…

  • Speaker Ryan Speaks on Sexual Harassment Legislation

    Accusations of sexual harassment seem to be capturing a great deal of attention by the media lately. Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, spoke to reporters Wednesday about efforts underway to combat this kind of…

  • Man Charged with Attempted Capital Murder of a Police Officer

    The Huntsville Item reports that Precinct #4 Justice of the Peace Stephen Cole signed a bond for $500,000 Thursday for 21-year-old Houston man Brandon Duane McDaniel. Judge Cole set a high bond due to McDaniel’s…