Articles Posted in 2013

  • Judge Erwin Ernst Dies

    Wednesday, retired 12th District Walker County Judge Erwin Ernst died. He was 88. Ernst had served as District Judge from 1978 to 1988 before being appointed the Senior Judge in 1988 until he retired. Memorial…

  • Proposed Budget Presented for Council Discussion Tuesday Night

    Last night, the Huntsville City Council watched and participated in a PowerPoint presentation and discussion of the proposed upcoming budget for the City. City Manager Matt Benoit prefaced the presentation with the input he hoped…

  • Road & Bridge #4 Security Improvements Approved

    This week in Commissioners’  Court Walker County Commissioners moved forward on improving security for the Road & Bridge Barn in Commissioner Tim Paulsel’s Precinct #4. Purchasing Agent Mike Williford explained some possible changes to further…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday a handgun was found in the 5000 block of Sam Houston Avenue. A vehicle burglary was investigated in the 2500 block of Lake Road. Police investigated…

  • Farmers Market Season Ending

    Main Street Coordinator Kim McCauliffe tells us that this Saturday is the market season ending for the Downtown Farmers Market . . . . FARMMKT7-23-13

  • Hornet Tickets Info

    Huntsville Hornet Football Season Tickets will be available for purchase by last year’s Season Ticket holders Monday, August 5th through Thursday, August 15th. Tickets not purchased by August 15th will be available to the general…

  • Huntsville Hornets 150x150

    TUESDAY SPORTS SHORTS 07/23/13

    HUNTSVILLE HORNET FOOTBALL SEASON TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE BY LAST YEAR’S SEASON TICKET HOLDERS BEGINNING AUG. 5. THE TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE THROUGH AUG. 15. TICKETS NOT PURCHASED BY THAT DATE WILL BE…

  • City Council Special Session

    The Huntsville City Council will meet in a special session this afternoon at five for a presentation, discussion, and possible action on all the funds to be contained in the 2013-14 budget–including, but not limited…

  • Texas Environmental Law Enforcement Association Honors Local Officer

    At Monday’s regular session of Walker County Commissioners’ Court, a special award presentation took place involving members of the Texas Environmental Law Enforcement Association. On hand for the presentation were Sylvia Brumlow from Houston P.D’s…

  • Fire Truck Donated to Riverside

    A fire truck is being donated to the Riverside Fire Department in a most unique act of generosity. Dick Golden, assistant to the Riverside fire chief, tells us that he believes this will be the…