Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Election Update

    In a hotly contested local runoff race, Precinct #4 Commissioner Tim Paulsel was defeated by local businessman Jimmy D. Henry for the commissioner’s post in final election balloting yesterday. Henry defeated Paulsel 650 to 536…

  • Occupants Freed From Vehicle In Walker County Accident

    Heavy thunderstorms rolled through Walker County just before daylight Tuesday morning, leaving a 3-foot diameter pine tree laying across State Hwy 150 near FM 2693. A driving rain obscured visibility even further, and cars struck…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news on the day shift last Friday, 22-year-old Jarondrick Anderson-Wise was arrested for aggravated assault in Family violence in the 100 block of Martin Luther King. On Friday’s night shift, a known…

  • District Clerk Robyn Flowers On Record-Scanning Efforts

    Walker County District Clerk Robyn Flowers informed County Commissioners that she is ordering a book scanning machine that was approved on last year’s budget. Total cost for the machine, including associated costs, is around $21,000.…

  • EMC Butch Davis Comments on Facebook Success

    Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis reported to Commissioners at their meeting Monday that in regard to their Facebook page they “have the most ‘likes’ of any Emergency Management Facebook in the HGAC region.”…

  • Commissioner Precinct #4 Runoff Unofficial Final Results

    Unofficial final results for Precinct #4 Commissioners Runoff Race: Jimmy D. Henry 650 votes Tim Paulsel        536 votes  

  • Precinct #4 Commissioner Runoff Update

    Unofficial Early Voting Plus Election Day Precinct 404 Results; Jimmy D.Henry 566 votes Tim Paulsel 482 votes  

  • Early Voting Precinct #4 Runoff Results

    Precinct #4 County Commissioner Republican Runoff Race: Tim Paulsel 213 Votes Jimmy D Henry 332 Votes More results later tonight.    

  • Flash Flood Watch in Effect

    A flash flood watch is in effect until 7 PM for our area.    

  • Runoff Election Day Voting

    Today is election day where voters may cast their ballot in the Democratic Primary Runoff and Republican Primay Runoff contests. County Election Officer Diana McRae informs us that 440 voters turned out on the last…