News Media Outlets

  • In addition to sharing Newsworthy information and Emergency notifications with parents during the school year through our internal mass notification system, we also share feature stories, press releases, advertisements and more with our local media outlets.  The following are our local media partners who are committed to helping us get the word out to help keep our district stakeholders informed:

    The Huntsville Item Newspaper

    • Press Release/Media Statements
    • Feature Stories
    • Best Bets Community News & Legal Notices
    • District Events Advertisements
    • "The Hive" - Huntsville High School Student Produced Newspaper
    • Hornet Sports Coverage

    KSAM 101.7 FM Radio

    • Hornets Nest Weekly Radio Show -
      On Wednesdays each week during the school year we invite you to tune in @ 3:20 pm & listen as HISD Communications Director Shannon Duncan shares what's BuZZin' in HISD!  Thanks to our community partners at Wiesner Huntsville for sponsoring this weekly opportunity!
    • Hornets Nest Hornet Halftime Show - Hornet Nation can hear an extended version of the weekly show during Hornet Varsity Football Friday Night Lights!
    • KSAM Morning Show - as needed to share important information with the community
    • Public Service Announcements
    • District Advertising
    • Board of Trustees Meeting News Coverage 
    • Hornet Sports Coverage
    • Hornet Nation Broadcast Network - Huntsville Hornet Varsity Football Games livestreamed via & SHN Sports      

    KHVL The Hits Radio

    • Public Service Announcements
    • District Advertising

    Walker County Press

    • Public Service Announcements
    • Board of Trustees Meeting News Coverage
    • Hornet Sports Coverage 

    Postcards Magazine Piney Woods Edition   

    • Public Service Announcements
    • District Advertising


    In the event of a major emergency or inclement weather event causing a school closure, late start or early release, we will also notify surrounding media outlets.  Those stations include:

    KSTAR Country Radio

    Bryan-College Station:

    KTRK ABC13
    KPRC Channel 2
    KHOU 11 News
    KRIV FOX 26 Houston

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