Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Shooting at Sutherland Springs, Texas Baptist Church Results in the Deaths of 26 People

    Sunday, a shooter killed 26 people at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, 30 miles east of San Antonio. Another 20 people were wounded at what Governor Greg Abbott has called “ the…

  • Senator Rand Paul Recovering from An Assault by A Neighbor

    Over the weekend, Senator from Kentucky Rand Paul was attacked by a next-door neighbor. The neighbor, 59-year-old Rene Boucher, has been charged with fourth-degree assault. Meanwhile, Senator Paul is recovering from five broken ribs. His…

  • Early Voting Update

    The total number of voters checked-in during early voting Friday, November 3, was 261; this makes for a total of 1,712 voters checked-in during early voting in the November 7, 2017 General Election.

  • Commissioners Meet for a Special Session

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a Special Session this afternoon at 1:30 at the courthouse. Justice of the Peace for Precinct #3 Mark Holt will address possible action on a salary increase for County Clerk…

  • Chili Luncheon to Support Good Shepherd Mission

    Today, from 11 AM to 3 PM, you’re invited to attend a delicious chili luncheon to help stock up the food pantry at the good Shepherd Mission.  The Walker County SHSU Alumni and Friends Club…

  • Brenda Poe on Library Cards

    Our guests on “Around Town” over the weekend from the Huntsville Public Library were Brenda Poe and Mary Kolkot. A library card can open up a whole new world of information to those who possess…

  • Senator Cruz Speaks on Improving Economic Conditions

    In his recent speech to the U-S Chamber of Commerce, our Senator from Texas Ted Cruz expressed in a nutshell how to improve the economic conditions in America . . . .

  • Early Voting Update

    The total number of voters checked-in during early voting Thursday, November 2nd, was 176; this makes for a total of 1,451 voters checked-in during early voting in the November 7, 2017 General Election.

  • Aggravated Robbery & Law Enforcement Pursuit Thursday

    The Huntsville Item reports that area law enforcement arrested a suspect from an aggravated robbery who abandoned a stolen vehicle Thursday and escaped into a wooded area in New Waverly during a police search that…

  • Congressman Brady Addresses Tax Reform

    House Republican leaders unveiled their new tax plan in Washington Thursday. It represents a major tax reform for Americans. Our congressman and Ways & Means Committee chairman, Kevin Brady, addressed reporters . . . .…