Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Commissioners’ Court

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session at the courthouse at nine this morning. This morning’s “Consent Agenda” includes purchase of three Ford Explorers for the Special Prosecution Unit from budgeted funds. On this…

  • HISD Community Survey Discussed at Board Session

    At last week’s session of the HISD Board of Trustees, Superintendent Dr. Steve Johnson and trustees discussed the results of the community survey on the previous bond issue and any future bond. There were 639…

  • K.C. Keeler Talks about Coaching Philosophy with New Players

    SHSU’s new football coach K.C. Keeler spoke at his first press conference on the SHSU campus Friday afternoon. He filled everyone in on his coaching philosophy with new players . . . . NEWCOACH1-24-14  

  • Jail Administrator Captain Fisher Comments on Pod Design

    Walker County Jail Administrator Captain Steve Fisher and Sheriff Clint McRae took us on a walking tour of the new County Jail on “Around Town” this weekend. One of the many ideas built into this…

  • Region 6 Electronic Recycling Event Rescheduled

    The Region 6 Electronic Recycling Event has been rescheduled for next Saturday, February 1st, at 3332 Montgomery Road in Huntsville.

  • Winter Storm Warning

    A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON TODAY. WINTER WEATHER WILL END BY MID MORNING. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES ARE FORECAST NORTH OF A BRENHAM TO NEW WAVERLY TO COLDSPRING…

  • New Coach Hired for SHSU Football

    After a two-week search for a new SHSU football coach following Coach Willie Fritz’s move to Georgia Southern, SHSU has hired Delaware Fightin’ Blue Hen’s coach K.C. Keeler. Coach Keeler comes with a great overall…

  • Sheriff McRae Updates New County Jail Inspections

    On “Around Town” this weekend, we’ll be taking a walking tour of the new Walker County Jail with Sheriff Clint McCrae and Jail Administrator Captain Steve Fisher. As the jail nears completion, Sheriff McCrae fills…

  • SAAFE House “Strike Out Abuse” Tournament Coming Up

    SAAFE House is proud to announce the 11th Annual Strike Out Abuse Bowling Tournament on Saturday March 1st at Huntsville Lanes on I-45. Bowling times are 11:00 am and 2:00 pm and the teams will…

  • HISD School Update

    HISD is currently monitoring the weather conditions for our area and will make a decision later this afternoon about possible closure for tomorrow. All Mance Park Middle School athletic events scheduled for this evening, both…