Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Data Collected From Planning Meeting Sent To Governor’s Office

    We’ve been telling you about the Walker County Criminal Justice Community Planning Meeting slated to begin at nine today in the Veterans Conference Center where the public is invited to join experts from several disciplines…

  • Commissioners Discuss Damage To Storm Shelter Insurance Issue

    One of the issues on the Walker County Commissioner Court’s agenda Monday involved receiving insurance payment in regard to a claim on the City of Huntsville in reference to accidental damage to the storm shelter.…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday known suspects sexually assaulted a child in the 2200 block of Easley Circle. A Residential Burglary was investigated in the 1400 block of Nottingham Street.…

  • Burn Ban In Effect At Noon

    In their meeting this morning, Walker County Commissioners put a “Burn Ban” in effect for the county beginning at noon today.

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners will meet this morning at nine at the Courthouse. Today’s “Consent Agenda” includes awarding the purchase of  County Clerk modular furniture to HBI Office Solutions based on best value through a competitively…

  • Walker County Community Planning Meeting Tomorrow

    The Walker County Criminal Justice Community Planning Meeting will take place tomorrow at nine at the Veterans Conference Center. The public is invited to join others from several disciplines to discuss how to improve issues…

  • TxDOT High-Speed Rail Meeting Tuesday

    TxDOT Public Information Officer Bob Colwell informs us that tomorrow there will be a public scoping meeting that begins at 4:30 at the Veterans Conference Center . . . . TXDOTHISPD10-24-14 Colwell says, “At 6:30…

  • Women’s Leadership Conference At SHSU

    Sam Houston State University’s Center for Leadership and Service will offer students—some of whom may be the next great, powerful women—the opportunity to learn about topics related to women’s leadership on Nov. 21 through its…

  • Implementation On CDC Centers Lagging–Congressman Brady Comments

    Plans for several CDC centers for disease issues were made, but implementation is lagging. Congressman Kevin Brady comments . . . . BRADEBOLA10-24-14  

  • New York Doctor Tests Positive For Ebola

    In New York City an emergency room doctor, who recently came back to the U-S from West Africa where he treated Ebola patients, has tested positive for the Ebola virus. Doctors Without Borders physician Craig…