Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift last Friday a residential burglary was reported in the 500 block of Bowers Boulevard. A 30-year-old woman and a 24-year-old man were arrested for possession of a…

  • Genealogy Weekend Planned at Library

    Huntsville Public Library Adult Services Coordinator Denise Tilson informs us that the library and the Walker County Genealogy Society are hosting a Geneaology Weekend August 9th and 10th. She said some very interesting programs are…

  • Commissioners Meet Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet in regular session at the courthouse this morning at nine. On the “Statutory Agenda,” IT Director Cheryl Morris will discuss for possible approval a DPS Citation Importer Consulting Package with…