Articles Posted July 2013

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet at the courthouse at nine this morning for a regular session. Jail Project Manager Eddie Smith will present an update on construction on the new County Jail. Local Election Director…

  • Governor Perry to Announce Political Decisions Today

    Governor Rick Perry plans a big announcement today about his future in politics. Texas’ longest serving governor may choose to retire or run again. He plans on making the big announcement about his political plans…

  • City Manager Discusses Infrastructure Work Ahead

    As the city manager, city departments, and city council prepare for another round of budget discussions, work continues around the city on infrastructure. City Manager Matt Benoit said during the really hot summer months maintenance…

  • Cheese Recall

    A cheese recall is underway. Whole Foods Market is recalling Crave Brothers Les Freres cheese due to a bacterial infection that made people ill in several states, resulting in at least one death.

  • Sam Houston Tea Party Hosts Forum

    The Sam Houston Tea Party will host another town-wide forum tonight in the Veterans Conference Center from 7 to 8.  Earl Carter will speak on “Fair Tax . . . End the I.R.S.”  Carter served…

  • Bearkats Are Headed Back To Frisco (DJ Shafer)

    MONDAY SPORTS SHORTS 07/08

    TICKETS GO ON SALE THIS MORNING AT 10 A.M FOR THE 88TH BATTLE OF THE PINEY WOODS. THE BEARKATS WILL FACE-OFF AGAINST STEPHEN F. AUSTIN ON NOVEMBER 2ND AT RELIANT STADIUM IN HOUSTON. EACH OF…