Articles Posted in the News Category

  • HISD Delayed Start Today

    Due to current inclement weather conditions and predicted forecasts, Huntsville ISD will have a 2 hour delayed start today. That means that your campus will start 2 hours later than the normal start time and…

  • Disaster Funds Applied For

    As you have likely noticed, the incredible amount of rain we got in Huntsville and Walker County did a lot of road damage. Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis informed Commissioners Tuesday morning that he had…

  • Police News

    On Saturday’s day shift, an unknown person Stole a Firearm from a vehicle in the 100 block of State Highway 30 East. On the night shift Saturday, a known suspect allegedly caused Injury to a…

  • Local Option Alcohol JP Pct. #1 Application Denied

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, Walker County Tax Assessor Collector Diana McRae addressed the court in regard to an application filed back in February from the Citizens for Economic Development for a petition in JP…

  • Insurance Tips For Hurricane Season

    Hurricane season begins June 1st. The Texas Department of Insurance offers a checklist to make sure you’re covered. Review coverage and policy limits. Be sure your homeowners or commercial property policy provides enough coverage to…

  • Texas Senator Cornyn On Fall Of Ramadi

    From the floor of the Senate recently, Texas Senator John Cornyn said, “ISIL’s latest raid and capture of Ramadi is a significant setback for all of us who seek a stable and prosperous Iraq .…

  • EMC Butch Davis On Hurricane Predictions

    One of our guests on “Around Town” this Weekend was Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis. Hurricane season begins June 1st and we asked him for the forecast for this year . . .…

  • Memorial Day Ceremonies Held At Veterans Conference Center

    Monday night, veterans were honored with Memorial Day ceremonies at the Veterans Conference Center. U-S Army Lt. Col. Champe Miller emceed the ceremonies. Congressman Kevin Brady was on hand and spoke in a salute to…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners will meet at the courthouse for a regular session at nine this morning. Tax Assessor Collector Diana McRae will present the petition for a Local Option Election for Justice of the Peace…

  • HISD Budget Workshop

    At the conclusion of a Budget Workshop, the Board of Trustees last week approved a recommendation for the teacher compensation plan for 2015-2016 to include a minimum salary for beginning teachers to be $42,000 a…