Articles Posted in the News Category

  • County Auditor Allen Comments On First-Quarter Operating Expenses

    At Monday’s regular session of Walker County Commissioners, Walker County Auditor Patricia Allen talked about operating expenses for the 1st quarter of the fiscal year. We pass it along to you . . . .

  • Casa Conference Coming Up

    CASA of Walker, San Jacinto and Trinity Counties is having their second conference February 21st from 9 to 4. This year, mental health & education professionals will present trauma-informed advocacy. SHSU’s Dr. Jeff Sullivan and…

  • Two Famous Texans At Iowa Freedom Summit

    The Iowa Freedom Summit was held Saturday in Des Moines, Iowa. A few famous Texans were among those who want to call the White House home someday. Texas Senator Ted Cruz for example . .…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. The Walker County Historical Commission’s Lois Blake will discuss for approval their annual report and list of members. Walker County…

  • Ducks Unlimited Banquet Coming Up

    Mark your calendars. Ducks Unlimited will have their get-together soon. Spokesperson Johnny Holland tells us more . . . .

  • Councilmember Olson Comments On Incentives

    The use of incentives is sometimes the way the City brings in economic development to our area. Position #4 Councilmember Keith Olson, our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend, tells us Containment Solutions “are…

  • Social Security To Expand Field Office Hours

    Social Security announces as a result of Congress’ approval of the fiscal year 2015 budget, the agency will expand its hours nationwide and offices will be open to the public for an additional hour on…

  • Ag Commissioner Miller Comments On TravelTex.Com

    Are you beginning to plan your spring or summer vacation? Texas Ag Commissioner Sid Miller thinks Texas would be a good choice. He says, “Whether you want to tap into arts and culture, or just…

  • Business Expo 2015 & Taste Of Huntsville Coming Up

    That great event the Chamber puts on every year is coming back, and it’s now called the Business Expo 2015 & Taste of Huntsville. Chamber spokesperson Shannon Higbie tells us more . . . .…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday police were called to an unattended death in the 2800 of Lake Road. A known suspect sexually assaulted a victim in the 700 block of Hickory…