Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Walker County Fair Ahead

    The theme of the Walker County Fair this year is “Country Scenes & Children’s Dreams.” The Fair runs April 1st through the 9th. The Chair of Special Events, Steve Fox, fills us in on some…

  • SM Energy Presents Check to Commissioners for Oil Vehicle Road Damage

    In a special ceremony in Commissioners’ Court Monday, County Judge Danny Pierce thanked SM Energy for a check to pay for repairs to some area roads for oil field vehicle damage. Precinct #3 Commissioner Glen…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the dayshift Thursday a known suspect was reported to have sexually assaulted a victim in the 100 block of I-45 South. In the 200 block of I-45 South, a 23-year-old…

  • County to Hire New Part-Time Maintenance Person

    Monday, Walker County Commissioners moved forward to take care of maintenance issues. As the County has recently directly taken over the running of the Storm Shelter, a new part-time maintenance person was needed for that.…

  • Commissioners Meet Today

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session at nine this morning. Commissioners will receive several reports–the Technology Monthly report, the Appraisal District Monthly report and the Treasurer’s Monthly Investment report. Walker County Emergency Management…

  • Dr. Phillip Lyons Talks about Recent Criminal Justice Department Recognition

    According to a recent study, faculty at SHSU’s Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology are the most productive scholars in the field. We talked with Dean of the College of Criminal Justice at SHSU, Dr.…

  • Bearkat Country Crawfish Boil

    Get ready for the big Bearkat Country Crawfish Boil today. Associate Director for the Department of Student Services, Brandon Cooper,  tell us all about it . . . .

  • Main Street Spring Events

    The Main Street program has some great events lined up for Huntsville this spring, like the Huntsville Music Festival April 21st and 28th. You might remember last year’s Wine Down, Shop Small–well, it’s coming back…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on Recent Terrorist Attacks in Brussels

    We talked with our 8th District congressman Kevin Brady this past week. We asked him to comment on the recent terrorist attacks in Belgium . . . .   Congressman Brady added that he thinks…

  • Magnolia Man Questioned about Coronado Murders

    KHOU-TV News reports that deputies from Walker County are questioning a man from Magnolia in reference to the murders of Caesar Vladimir Coronado and his 14-year-old daughter Adriana. Caesar Coronado’s body was found in northern…