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March 16, 2018
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (KVEO) - Tejano singer Joe Lopez has been released from a Huntsville, Texas prison. Lopez was initially given a 32-year prison sentence but served only 10. In 2006, Lopez, of Brownsville, was convicted for sex crimes against a minor. The victim was his teenage niece. The victim'sÃâÃÂ ...
March 14, 2018
Grand Texas' Big Rivers Waterpark received a $10 million loan, and its Gator Bayou Adventure Park and Trio Parking each received a $5 million loan, per NAC's .... The general contractor for the water and adventure parks is Huntsville, Texas-based Solid Bridge Construction LLC, and the architect is SugarÃâÃÂ ...
March 13, 2018
LOXLEY, Ala. (AP) — Lulled asleep by the humming of their Texas-bound charter bus following a trip to Disney World, members of a high school band were jarred awake before dawn Tuesday when the rig ran off a highway and plunged into a deep ravine. One person died, driver Harry Caligone, and aboutÃâÃÂ ...
March 10, 2018
They'd seen a cowboy church in another corner of the state and wanted to create a similar place in East Texas. The Millers began with six leased steers and big dreams to share their love of bull-riding and Jesus with a new generation. It worked. The congregation now includes about 150 people—a roughlyÃâÃÂ ...
March 10, 2018
So he and some FFA members got together and quickly rose to a second-place finish at the Texas State FFA talent contest. He went to college in Lufkin and then dropped out. He rodeoed and broke too many bones to count, and he worked at the state prison in Huntsville. All the while, he sweated it out inÃâÃÂ ...
March 9, 2018
HUNTSVILLE, Tx. (KBTX) - The Huntsville police department says as the community continues to grow so are recent crime trends. On Thursday, the department had a ... In January and February of this year, the Huntsville police department has made 369 arrests. They're currently working on an annualÃâÃÂ ...
March 6, 2018
As part of its drinking and driving awareness campaign, the Texas Department of Transportation is coming to Huntsville on Wednesday. The event, which will be in front of Johnson Coliseum from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., will feature an interactive dodgeball game aimed at showing the effects of alcohol.
March 6, 2018
HUNTSVILLE, Texas - A Huntsville family said they felt unwanted at a local movie theater Saturday night, all because of their son's ventilator. Fabian Alexander (Alex) Barahona, 20, uses a wheelchair and ventilator to breathe after he was injured in a car accident. The Sam Houston State University studentÃâÃÂ ...
Tyler Morning Telegraph
March 4, 2018
18, 2018 photo, Payton Pryor hides his face behind his cowboy hat as he prays with his family, Joshua Cobbs, left, Shamara Johnson, top center, and Kayden Pryor, bottom center, during service at the Branded for Christ Cowboy Church in Huntsville, Texas. (Michael Ciaglo/Houston Chronicle via AP).
February 22, 2018
Huntsville police are investigating two separate incidents in which students made threats to harm others at school, but there was no evidence to indicate that a weapon was brought to campus. Authorities say a juvenile was detained last Friday for claiming he was going to bring a firearm to Mance ParkÃâÃÂ ...
The Texas Monitor
February 11, 2018
Last December, former Huntsville police officer Kimberly Webb, filed a federal lawsuit against her former employer and Chief Kevin Lunsford. She claims she was forced to endure repeated sexual and physical abuse from her supervisor — Sgt. Eric Scott — from 2013 to 2017. Webb says she startedÃâÃÂ ...
February 10, 2018
An attorney for Kimberly Webb, who worked for the Huntsville Police Department from 2013-2017, filed a federal lawsuit at the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas in December against the Huntsville Police Department and Chief Kevin Lunsford for job discrimination. That same month, a stateÃâÃÂ ...
February 7, 2018
A former Texas police officer has filed a federal lawsuit claiming she was fired in retaliation for filing sexual harassment complaints against her supervisor. During her tenure with the Huntsville Police Department from March 4, 2013, through May 3, 2017, officer Kimberly Webb claims she was subjected toÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
Meanwhile, the keynote speaker of the Huntsville event at the Sam Houston gravesite, Charlie Rhodarmer, director of the Sequoyah Museum in Tennessee, also played a vital role at San Antonio. A recent convert to the Texas Army, Charlie shouldered a rifle with that group to join them in firing a salutatoryÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
Texans have a lot of pride, but there is one particular day when folks in the Lone Star State walk a little taller. The Walker County Historical Commission, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum and the City of Huntsville's Sam Houston Statue and Visitors Center invite everyone to Huntsville's 37th annualÃâÃÂ ...
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