Articles Posted in the News Category

  • FEMA Determination Letter & Right to Appeal

    If your application for disaster assistance following Hurricane Harvey was denied or you feel the award amount is insufficient, you have the right to an appeal. The determination letter is intended to explain which category…

  • Early Voting Update

    Walker County Elections Manager Julie Cooper reported to us Wednesday that this week kicked off Early Voting in Walker County for several different elections. Unfortunately, voter turnout so far has been relatively lower than expected…

  • Bust of Sam Houston in Nation’s Capitol

    Texas icon Sam Houston and Huntsville were well-represented in Washington this week as 8th District constituents visited Congressman and Ways & Means Chairman Kevin Brady in the nation’s capitol. Among several, the visitors included SHSU…

  • Huntsville ISD Tax Ratification Election

    The Huntsville ISD Board of Trustees have arranged for a Tax Ratification Election on November 7th to allow local voters to approve a change on how the school district collects taxes to maximize their funding…

  • Hospital District Candidate Voter Information Meetings

    Dr. W. David Toronjo, candidate for the Walker County Hospital District Board, will have an information meeting from 5:45 to 6:45 tonight at the Library Community Room. Walker County Republican Women will present Roles and…

  • Garney Construction’s Walt Sinclair Comments More on Town Creek Project

    Our guest on”Around Town” over the weekend was general superintendent Walt Sinclair from the Garney Construction Company who was responsible for the city’s Town Creek Project. He explained to us the “construction manager at risk”…

  • Game #3 Ahead in the World Series

    Wednesday night, the Astros beat the Dodgers in 11 innings of World Series play 7 to 6 in Game 2. The series tied, the game now travels to Houston for three games. Game 3 will…

  • Huntsville ISD’s Hornet’s Nest for 10/25

    Here is this week’s Hornet’s Nest. Sponsored by Wiesner of Huntsville

  • Early Voting Underway

    Early voting is underway through November 3rd, Monday through Friday, 8 to 5, with the exception that there will be two twelve hour days of early voting—Tuesday, October 24th 7 AM to 7 PM and…

  • Big HEARTS Veterans Garage Sale Ahead

    Army veteran and HEARTS Veterans Museum volunteer, Norman Ward, informs us the big HEARTS Veterans Museum garage sale is getting underway this Friday and Saturday at the museum . . . .