Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Parade Update

    The Big Walker County Fair Association Parade takes place this week. Parade Spokesperson Ty Williford updates us . . . . PARADE4-1-13 This year’s parade grand marshal is Kooter Roberson.

  • Congressman Brady Comments on a Question on Obamacare Application Draft

    Congressman Kevin Brady reports that a question in the draft of the application for Obamacare spawns more questions . . . . BRADBAMCAR4-1-13 Congressman Brady and fellow House Ways & Means Committee members are looking…

  • City Council Rules of Procedure Workshop 5 PM

    The Huntsville City Council will take up the heated subject of the council’s Rules of Procedure in a workshop this afternoon at five. The council has seen two heated debates in council chambers about the…

  • TxDOT I-45 Update

    On Tuesday, April 2nd, weather permitting; the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor will temporarily close the outside main lane of southbound IH 45 between Exit 118 and Exit 116. This will reduce the southbound traffic…

  • Fair Association Introduces Added Sales Opportunities for 4H-& FFA

    4-H and FFA youth spend a lot of time and money raising, growing, and preparing projects for the Walker County Fair and Rodeo.  Each year, individuals and businesses bid on the projects shown at the…

  • City of Huntsville Annual Electronic Recycling Day

    The City of Huntsville is putting the final details together for their 6th Annual Electronic Recycling Day, Saturday, April 6th.  The event will be held at the City’s recycling center off I-45 North, on the…

  • SAAFE House and Childrenz Haven Super Hero 5k/10k Run

    The Polk County District Attorney’s Office will be doing a great run to benefit the Livingston SAAFE House and Childrenz Haven organizations. The Annual Super Hero 5K/10K Run in honor of victims of violent crimes…

  • HISD Superintendent Dr. Johnson Comments on Senate Bill #908

    HISD may be moving closer to getting some help from the state in solving their problem of a limited amount of taxable land in their district. Superintendent, Dr. Steve Johnson, commented on the issue at…

  • Downtown “Clean-up” Saturday

    All those people you’ll see downtown tomorrow will be helping out their community. Main Street Coordinator Kim McCauliffe fills us in on what’ll be going on . . . . CLEANUP3-21-13

  • Country Music Star Audtions Continue Tomorrow at the Fairgrounds

    If you’ve got country singing talent, you’re invited out to the Walker County Fairgrounds Saturday. Country Music Star spokesperson Steve Fox has the information . . . . CNTRYSTR3-21-13