Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • New Exhibit At Sam Houston Memorial Museum

    There’s a new exhibit at the Sam Houston Memorial Museum. Marketing Coordinator Megan Buro tells us all about it . . . .   The first decade of the 21st century has seen significant hurricane…

  • Entergy Texas Reminds Customers To Be Wary Of Scams

    Scammers continue to target Entergy customers in Texas and surrounding states. The con artist calls and tells the customer their electric bill payment is past due, and that service will be disconnected within the hour…

  • Kevin Brady Comments On Rise in Non-Workers

    Congressman Kevin Brady comments on the rise in people not working . . . .  

  • Council Holds Strategic Planning Session Today

    The Huntsville City Council is meeting for a Strategic Planning Session today. It began this morning at 8:30 in the Huntsville Public Library Community Room at 1219 13th Street. The event is open to the…

  • Texas Legislature Back In Session Today

    Today at noon the 84th session of the Texas Legislature gets underway to begin 140 days of considering legislation and putting together a budget. Legislators will be looking at a possible $113 billion to allocate…

  • Money Approved For Jail Project

    Several weeks ago, Commissioners approved a video arraignment system so inmates can communicate from the County Jail to the courtroom. This was done in the interest of security and more efficient use of personnel. At…

  • White House Daily Briefing-Questions On President’s Absence At French Rally

    At the White House Daily Briefing Monday, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest was peppered with questions from reporters about the lack of President Obama’s presence at the rally and march in Paris Sunday to…

  • New Commissioner Jimmy Henry Comments On First Day

    Walker County Commissioners got back in session for the first time in the new year. New Precinct #4 Commissioner Jimmy Henry experienced his first day on the court. We asked him to comment . .…

  • Crime Stoppers Month

    Each year, the month of January is identified as Crime Stoppers Month to raise awareness of Crime Stoppers’ successes and to inspire others to become involved. Crime Stoppers has created an effective method for solving…

  • Commissioners Court Meets This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners’ Court meets for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. On today’s “Statutory Agenda,” County Clerk Kari French will discuss amending bonds for the County Clerk, District Clerk and…