The ongoing pandemic is messing with Huntsville’s annual Homecoming plans.
The statewide gas price average in Texas is $1.87 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is the same as on this day last week and is 42 cents less per gallon compared to this day last year.
The Huntsville Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying four suspects involved in an aggravated robbery. The robbery happened at a trailer park in the 900 block of Thomason Road on Tuesday morning.
Huntsville ISD officials say they are investigating after a Huntsville High School student began sharing inappropriate images of fellow students.
Officials with the Walker County Elections Office announced that there were a total of 1,453 voters checked-in during early voting today on Tuesday, October 20 for the November 3 General Election.
Cases of COVID-19 in parts of Texas surged to near catastrophic levels this summer as some hospitals were forced to put beds in hallways, intensive care units exceeded capacity and health officials struggled to stem the tide of the virus.
The Sam Houston State University Natural History Collections will explore the building blocks of history with Becky and Larry Meacham, top experts in the field of Texas-made bricks. The two are currently authoring a book on the topic. The public is invited and many notable bricks from the ce…
Tis’ the season for terror, chills and thrills, and one northern Walker County business will be supplying it all on Halloween weekend to benefit a good cause.
New Waverly ISD Superintendent Darol Hail had high hopes for virtual learning when the school year began in his small school district on the southern edge of Walker County.
The Sam Houston State University College of Arts & Media along with the School of Music presents Beethoven 2020@SHSU, a concert series featuring School of Music graduate students performing alongside their accomplished faculty.
Despite a recent slowdown, new cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 are still popping up in Walker County.
A video chronicling the historic Café Raven, one of Huntsville’s longest running and best-loved restaurants, has been recently produced and is now available for viewing.
Unemployment claims among Walker County residents surged to nearly 2,000 in September, as the coronavirus pandemic kept up its continuing damage to the local economy.
Select Walker County voters are being asked to approve a new 1.5% sales tax increase to implement programs that would improve the roads, fire service and medical response in undeveloped areas of the county.
There were a total of 1,586 voters checked-in during early voting on Friday for the November 3rd General Election in Walker County. This makes for a total of 6,307 voters checked-in during early voting so far.
Walker County emergency officials have reported 68 additional COVID-19 cases over the past month. No new cases were reported on Friday, as cases are slowly declining across the county.
Enrollment at Sam Houston State University reached a record high this semester, despite challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Fall 2020 preliminary headcount enrollment at SHSU is 21,917 — a 1.67% increase compared to last year’s fall semester.
Unnatural Beauty, an exhibition featuring the works of senior studio art student Sarah Doverspike will be on view at The Satellite Gallery on Oct. 30-31.
Voter turnout in Walker County during the first three days of early voting reached nearly 14% by Thursday evening.
WASHINGTON — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits rose last week by the most in two months, to 898,000, a historically high number and evidence that layoffs remain a hindrance to the economy’s recovery from the pandemic recession.
The statewide gas price average in Texas is $1.87 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is one cent more than on this day last week and is 41 cents less per gallon compared to this day last year.
LUFKIN — Construction of the Stubblefield Lake Bridge replacement on Stubblefield Lake Road in the National Forest and Grasslands in Texas, Sam Houston National Forest, will begin on Oct. 19. Construction is expected to be finished in Spring 2021.
After four years of dreaming and planning, Diego Varela has finally gone out on his own to create an elevated experience in the heart of Huntsville.
The first two days of early in-person voting in the Lone Star State saw a large amount of enthusiasm from Texans looking to cast a ballot in the presidential election.
A week after Gov. Greg Abbott said Texas counties could allow bars to reopen, one of the state’s previous hotbeds for the coronavirus — Walker County — is still in the process of submitting the necessary paperwork.
Beginning at 10 p.m. on Saturday, October 17th and ending at 5 a.m. on Sunday, October 18th, Interstate 45 southbound will be closed, weather permitting.
The first day of early in-person voting in the Lone Star State saw a large amount of enthusiasm from Texans looking to cast a ballot in the presidential election.
HOUSTON — Eating at a restaurant as the coronavirus spreads across Texas doesn’t necessarily feel safe to Regina Cuchapin, but the Houston resident is willing to take a calculated risk and put herself among crowds to do one thing: vote.
The COVID-19 pandemic has put a crimp on the nation’s economy, but it has not reduced the number of civil asset forfeiture cases in Walker County.
The Crabb’s Prairie Volunteer Fire Department is still asking for community support after losing its Pine Prairie brush truck to an accident, while serving the community in their time of need.
- New Waverly crowns homecoming king and queen
- Huntsville High School investigating spread of 'inappropriate' images
- Can you make it through the Trail of Terror?
- Huntsville police searching for four suspects involved in aggravated robbery
- Nearly 100 acres destroyed by wildfire in eastern Walker County
- Sam's Table Restaurant brings dining back to downtown Huntsville
- Walker County Player of the Week voting is now closed
- Video documenting Huntsville's historic Cafe Raven now availiable
- Huntsville wins on last-second stand, knocks off C.E. King
- SHSU baseball adds former Texas A&M star Barash to staff