Articles Posted in the News Category

  • I-10 Closed at Texas-Louisiana Border Due to Rising Flood Waters

    AUSTIN – Due to continued flooding from excessive rainfall along the Texas-Louisiana state line, the Texas Department of Transportation has closed Interstate 10 near the state line. All motorists who are driving eastbound to Louisiana…

  • Search for 14-Year-Old Missing Girl Continues

    The FBI is now involved in the search for a missing 14-year-old girl. Reports say Adriana Coronado was last heard from around one in the morning last Saturday in Katy. The body of her father,…

  • Presidential Primaries Today in Five States

    There are crucial presidential primaries getting underway today in five states–Florida, Ohio, Illinois, Missouri and North Carolina. Polls indicate that Donald Trump is ahead of Marco Rubio in Rubio’s home state of Florida, while one…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council meets at six tonight at City Hall. Before the meeting, there will be a work session where the council will hear from PGAL Architects representative Jeff Gerber on the proposed Visitor…

  • Storm Shelter Policy Changes

    Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis addressed commissioners at their regular meeting Monday morning about needed amendments to the Walker County Storm Shelter policy. Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie White updated us on some the changes…

  • EMS Calls to TDCJ Making Less Money for County

    Just to keep Commissioners updated at Monday morning’s Commissioners’ Court meeting, EMS director John Nabors discussed the financial issues with the EMS calls to TDCJ facilities and changes in the contract . . . .…

  • Murder Victim’s Daughter Missing

    On Monday, March 14th, at around 1:24 AM, the Walker County Sheriff’s Office investigated the homicide of a Hispanic male identified as Caesar Vladimir Coronado.  During the investigation the Sheriff’s Office  generated additional information leading…

  • Police Officer Shot & Killed in Maryland Suburbs of Washington, D.C.

    In the Maryland suburbs of Washington, D.C., a gunman fired on a police station resulting in the death of an officer in what law enforcement authorities call an unprovoked attack. In a shootout following the…

  • Trump Campaign Deals with Protester Disruption

    As the voters in the states of Florida, Illinois, Missouri, North Carolina and Ohio get ready to vote Tuesday,  Republican candidates spoke to convince more voters to vote for them, as did rival Democratic candidates…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners meet at nine this morning at the courthouse for a regular session. Planning & Development Director Andy Isbell will talk approval of the TXFLAP Stubblefield Lake Bridge grant application. EMS Director John…