Articles Posted in the News Category

  • International Property Code Ordinance Amended By Council

    At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers considered amendments to the International Property Maintenance Code. Director of Community and Economic Development, Aron Kulhavy, said, “The intent of this ordinance is to give…

  • Madisonville Officer Found “Not Guilty”

    The Huntsville Item reports that Gary Laws, a former Madisonville police officer, was found not guilty Wednesday in the Walker County Court of Law in regard to a charge of cruelty to non-livestock animals. The…

  • Parking Issues At SHSU

    According to an article on SHSU’s “Today @ Sam” webpage: While 761 new parking spaces will become available over the next two years, 852 spaces will be lost to new construction. That’s 91 fewer spaces…

  • FEMA Disaster Recovery Center In Town

    A State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) is now open in Walker County for homeowners, renters and business owners who sustained damage as a result of the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding from May 4 to…

  • Free Legal Clinic For Veterans In Conroe This Weekend

    Veterans who need legal advice or legal assistance can visit a free legal clinic on Saturday, July 11, 9:00 a.m. until noon, at the Conroe VA Outpatient Clinic, 800 Riverwood Ct., Suite 100, in Conroe.…

  • City Council Looks At Development Code

    At Tuesday night’s Huntsville City Council session, following a public hearing councilmembers looked at “Decision Packages” regarding the City’s Development Code. Shortly before a slide presentation from Director of Community and Economic Development Aron Kulhavy…

  • John Otto Not Running For Re-Election

    According to a story on the KBTX 3 website, our State Representative John Otto will not be running for re-election. Mr. Otto said, “After accomplishing much of what I set out to do when first…

  • Former Madisonville Officer On Trial For K-9 Incident

    The Huntsville Item reports that the trial of a former Madisonville police officer, Gary Laws, began Tuesday in the Walker County Court of Law. He is accused of bringing about the death of his K-9…

  • Bear Bend Nature Walk Today

    Sam Houston Memorial Museum marketing coordinator Megan Buro tells us the latest “Bear Bend Wednesday” is a “Nature Walk” from 9 AM to noon today . . . .

  • More Info On Federal Disaster Loans

    We’ve been telling you that a Disaster Recovery Center has been set up at the Annex for the victims of the recent flood damage. They will be at the Annex through the 17th of this…