Articles Posted in 2013

  • “Political Theatre” Monday Night at City Hall

    It was pure political theatre starring Ward #3 Councilmember Ron Allen at City Hall in Huntsville Monday night. A special session ensued last night to reconsider two agenda items from the September 17th Council meeting…

  • Walker County District Attorney David Weeks Honored

    The hard working efforts of another Walker County citizen has made the County proud. County Judge Danny Pierce informed everyone at Commissioners’ Court Monday . . . . PIERCEWEEKS9-23-13

  • Tax Abatement Agreement Okayed by Commissioners for Chemex Modular

    Monday, Walker County Commissioners approved a tax abatement agreement in Tax Abatement Zone Number One in the New Waverly area between the County and Chemex Modular. Precinct #4 Commissioner Tim Paulsel, who has been working…

  • SPORTS SHORTS

    SPORTS SHORTS TUESDAY 09/24/13

    PLENTY OF SPORTS ACTIVITIES ON THE LOCAL SCHEDULE TODAY…FIRST, THE HUNTSVILLE LADY HORNET VOLLEYBALL TEAM WILL HOST WALLER AT 6PM AT PAUL BOHAN HORNET GYM, WHILE THE NEW WAVERLY LADY ‘DOGS WILL BE AT HOME…

  • “Burn Bans” Lifted

    Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis has informed us that the “Burn Ban” for Walker County was lifted at nine this morning. The San Jacinto County Commissioners Court has also lifted the “Burn Ban”…

  • SPORTS SHORTS

    SPORTS SHORTS MONDAY 09/24/13

    IN LOCAL FOOTBALL OVER THE WEEKEND, THE HUNTSVILLE HORNETS EARNED THEIR 1ST VICTORY OF THE SEASON WITH A WIN OVER BRYAN RUDDER ON FRIDAY, ALPHA OMEGA RAN OVER GOOD SAMARITAN HOMESCHOOL, WHILE THE SHSU BEARKATS…

  • HISD Emergency Safety Drill Today

    Huntsville ISD is conducting a district-wide Emergency Safety Drill this morning.  All campuses have been placed on”Lock Down” as of 9 AM.  Do not be alarmed, this is only a drill to test and evaluate…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners will get together for a regular meeting at the courthouse at nine this morning. Today’s “Consent Agenda” includes approval of a 12th and 278th District Court Order for salary and another allowance…

  • Special Council Session Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will hold a special session tonight at six. The special session was called after the events of the September 17th meeting were reviewed, and it was discovered that two motions to…

  • HISD Curriculum Change

    At last Thursday’s regular meeting of the HISD Board of Trustees, board members approved a resolution changing the name of the CSCOPE curriculum system to the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills Resource System. Before approval,…