HOUSTON (AP) — A judge has delayed next week’s scheduled execution of a man convicted of killing three teenagers while they slept in a Texas Panhandle home more than 25 years ago.
John Balentine, 54, had been set to receive a lethal injection at the state prison in Huntsville on Feb.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas on Wednesday executed an inmate convicted of fatally shooting a Dallas police officer nearly 16 years ago after a high-speed chase.
Wesley Ruiz, 43, received a lethal injection at the state penitentiary in Huntsville, Texas, for the March 2007 killing of Dallas Police Senior Corporal Mark Nix.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Sadaidriene Hall's 15 points and 10 rebounds helped Stephen F. Austin defeat Seattle 79-65 on Saturday night.
Latrell Jossell scored 15 points while shooting 5 for 7, including 4 for 6 from beyond the arc for the 'Jacks (15-7, 7-2 Western Athletic Conference).
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A former suburban Houston police officer was executed Tuesday for hiring two people to kill his estranged wife nearly 30 years ago amid a contentious divorce and custody battle.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — The state law enforcement agency is investigating two separate fatal shootings by law enforcement officers.
Authorities released limited information about the shootings in Gadsden and in Hazel Green, a community in Madison County.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Sadaidriene Hall's 20 points helped SFA defeat Jackson State 80-69 on Thursday.
Hall added 10 rebounds and five assists for the 'Jacks (8-5). AJ Cajuste scored 14 points while going 3 of 3 and 6 of 6 from the free throw line, and added six assists.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Qua Grant had 18 points and Sam Houston beat Arlington Baptist 107-26 on Tuesday night.
Grant added five rebounds and three steals for the Bearkats (10-2). Lamar Wilkerson shot 6 for 8, including 4 for 6 from beyond the arc to add 16 points.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say a homeless man could have died inside a garbage truck in northern Alabama, but the driver saved him.
A Republic Waste Operations driver was emptying out a Dumpster in Huntsville on Monday when the incident happened, Al.com reported.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Sadaidriene Hall had 18 points in SFA's 83-51 victory over North American on Monday night.
Hall finished 9 of 9 from the floor for the 'Jacks (7-5). Derrick Tezeno finished 8 of 10 from the floor to add 17 points.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Nigel Hawkins' 20 points helped SFA defeat Paul Quinn 103-40 on Sunday.
Hawkins shot 6 for 10 (4 for 8 from 3-point range) and 4 of 4 from the free throw line for the 'Jacks (5-4).
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Lamar Wilkerson scored 16 points, Qua Grant had 16 points, seven assists and four steals, and Sam Houston defeated Dallas Christian 111-58 on Saturday.
Wilkerson also had seven rebounds for the Bearkats (7-1).
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Justin Miller threw for 154 yards, Isaiah Wooden rushed for 99 yards and Southern Utah beat Sam Houston 17-7 on Saturday.
Miller had one touchdown and one interception for Southern Utah (5-6, 2-3 Western Athletic Conference).
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A Texas inmate who killed his pregnant ex-girlfriend and her 7-year-old son more than 17 years ago was executed on Wednesday, after courts rejected his appeals over claims of religious freedom violations and indifference to his medical needs.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Qua Grant scored 11 points as Sam Houston beat LeTourneau 84-48 on Monday night.
Grant added seven rebounds and five assists for the Bearkats (3-0). Tristan Ikpe scored 11 points and added seven rebounds.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Ethan Long threw three first-quarter touchdown passes and four overall and Abilene Christian rode a fast start to a 45-28 victory over Sam Houston on Saturday.
Long was 30-of-48 passing for 262 yards with an interception with all four of his TD throws coming in the first half when the Wildcats (7-3, 4-0 Western Athletic Conference) took a 38-14 lead.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Nana Antwi-Boasiako scored 21 points as SFA beat Gardner-Webb 86-71 on Thursday night.
Antwi-Boasiako had seven rebounds for the ‘Jacks (2-0). Roti Ware added 16 points while shooting 5 for 10 (3 for 5 from 3-point range) and 3 of 4 from the free throw line, and he also had six rebounds and five assists.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Giovanni Emejuru had 16 points in Sam Houston’s 120-33 victory against Southwestern Adventist on Thursday night.
Emejuru also contributed seven rebounds for the Bearkats (2-0).
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A man who killed his mother and buried her body in her backyard was executed Wednesday in Texas despite his lawyers’ appeals that he should not be put to death because he had a history of mental illness.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A Texas death row inmate whose case redefined the role of spiritual advisers in death chambers nationwide was executed Wednesday, despite the efforts of a district attorney to stop his lethal injection.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Zach Hrbacek rushed for 131 yards and a touchdown, backup quarterback Keegan Shoemaker led a second-half comeback and Sam Houston beat Texas A&M-Commerce 27-17 on Saturday night.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — RJ Martinez scored the game's only touchdown and Northern Arizona defeated Sam Houston 10-3 on Saturday night.
Jhasi Wilson strip-sacked Jordan Yates and Mark Ho Ching recovered the fumble at the Sam Houston 27.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas on Wednesday put to death a man who fatally stabbed a suburban Dallas real estate agent more than 16 years ago, the second execution this year in what has been the nation’s busiest death penalty state.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A project that's been planned for more than a decade in the City of Huntsville is nearing fruition, thanks to a $20 million federal grant.
The Pedestrian Access and Redevelopment Corridor — or PARC project — has been on hold for years because of a lack of funding, city officials said.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A north Alabama music festival that put the spotlight on chamber music has shut down after 13 years and nearly 100 performances by classical musicians from around the world.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) _ Adtran Inc. (ADTN) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $2.1 million.
On a per-share basis, the Huntsville, Alabama-based company said it had net income of 4 cents.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has said that he stopped at a campaign fundraiser following the deadly school shooting in Uvalde and “let people know” he couldn't stay, but a newspaper reports that he was there for nearly three hours.
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HUNTSVILLE, Ala, (AP) — A former nurse was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday for the death of her husband, who prosecutors said was killed with an insulin overdose in 2018.
A Madison County judge handed down the life imprisonment sentence for Marjorie “Nikki” Cappello who was convicted in May of killing her husband Jim Cappello, WAFF reported.
COURTLAND, Ala. (AP) — A north Alabama police chief was in the hospital after he was injured in a car wreck while on duty.
Officials in Lawrence County say a vehicle driven by Courtland Police Chief Dennis Sharp collided with a tractor that was turning into a field around 12:50 p.m.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas prison system officials will resume inmate transportation Monday with tougher security after a convicted murderer escaped a prison van and killed five people, officials said.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) _ Lakeland Industries Inc. (LAKE) on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $1.1 million.
The Huntsville, Alabama-based company said it had net income of 14 cents per share.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey is seeking to avoid a runoff in Tuesday's Republican primary, while her challengers are seeking to push her into one.
In the closing hours of the gubernatorial campaign, Ivey stressed her record as she seeks a second full term in office.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) _ Adtran Inc. (ADTN) on Wednesday reported a first-quarter loss of $1.1 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
On a per-share basis, the Huntsville, Alabama-based company said it had a loss of 2 cents.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas’ oldest death row inmate was executed Thursday for killing a Houston police officer during a traffic stop nearly 32 years ago.
Carl Wayne Buntion, 78, was executed at the state penitentiary in Huntsville.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Charlie Duke is part of a tiny fraternity that’s getting even smaller: People who walked on the moon.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's space museum is both marking the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 16 lunar mission and looking ahead to the next U.S. spaceflight to the moon.
A member of the Apollo 16 crew, former astronaut Charlie Duke, will be on hand in Huntsville on Wednesday as the U.S.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Madison County jurors who convicted a man of capital murder in the slaying of a NASA retiree in 2016 recommended Friday that a judge sentence him to death.
While lawyers for Warren Hardy, 32, asked the jury to show mercy, arguing that mental problems played a role in his actions, the jury voted to recommend capital punishment for the killing of Kathleen Lundy, 72.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A commercial flight from Huntsville, Alabama, to Denver was diverted to Wichita, Kansas, after a passenger became unruly, news outlets reported.
Zara Lowry, who was on board a United Airlines flight operated by SkyWest Airlines, told WAFF-TV a woman who appeared to be in her 30s was asking for more alcohol, refusing to wear a face mask and cursing.