Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Texas Veterans Ap Available For Phones

    At last Thursday’s Wounded Warrior Banquet, Associate Commissioner for Veterans Services, Dr. Suzanna Hupp, filled everyone in on the Texas Veteran App for phones. She said it’s free and can be accessed via your market…

  • Dr. Hoyt Comments On Opportunities for Older Adult Learners

    Sam Houston State University not only offers a chance to get a degree for young students. They’re open to helping adults, who are older than the typical student, earn a degree in their field. We…

  • Meals On Wheels Needs Volunteers

    The Senior Center of Walker County Meals on Wheels program is in need of volunteers to deliver hot meals to home-bound seniors who are unable to leave their homes to come to the Center. They…

  • Martin Luther King Day Garbage Route Info

    The City of Huntsville Solid Waste Division will run both residential and commercial garbage pick-up routes on Monday, January 19, 2015, Martin Luther King Day. The Solid Waste Transfer Facility will also be open for…

  • Wounded Warrior Banquet Held Thursday Night

    A patriotic crowd filled the Walker County Fairgrounds for a sold-out Wounded Warriors banquet Thursday night. The banquet is a fundraiser for the Warrior Family & Support Center in San Antonio. Local speakers included veterans…

  • General Projects Fund Discussed In Commissioners’ Court

    Just to keep you up on some County money matters. At this week’s session of Walker County Commissioners’ Court, Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie White asked County Auditor Patricia Allen about what was the money set…

  • SHSU Polio Prevention Activities

    Polio, a deadly virus that many believe had been nearly eradicated because of vaccinations, has more recently had a resurgence in the Middle East and Africa, sparking public health officials to warn Americans that, like…

  • Senator Cruz With Advice For Republicans

    U-S Senator from Texas, Ted Cruz, in speaking at the 2015 Heritage Action Conservative Policy Summit had advice for Republicans in Washington . . . .  

  • Ag Commissioner Miller On Texas Footballs

    Nearly everyone knows that Super Bowl 49 will be upon us in just a few weeks, but a lot of people probably don’t know that one of the major manufacturers of footballs is right here…

  • HISD Board Of Trustees Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet for their regular meeting tonight at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. Students and Staff will be recognized. There will be additional Board recognition and appreciation. Executive Director…