Articles Posted in the News Category

  • TDCJ Receives “Golden Eagle” Award

    TDCJ received a special award during the 144th Congress of Correction Conference in Salt Lake City recently. Public Information Office Director Jason Clark tells us more . . . . TDCJ8-18-14  

  • HISD Special Called Meeting Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet at the Hawkins Administration Building at 6:30 tonight. They will have a consultation with a Texas Association of School Board Superintendent Search Consultant. They will go into closed…

  • Governor Rick Perry Indicted

    Governor Rick Perry was indicted this weekend for allegedly abusing his veto authority by trying to coerce Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg to leave office because of a drunk driving arrest by threatening to…

  • HISD School Safety Security Audit Report

    With school starting pretty soon, you may be wondering what the state of security is in HISD schools. Interim Superintendent Sonny Cruz presented a 2014 School Safety & Security Audit Report to School Board Trustees…

  • Land Issues Advice From County Planning & Development Director Andy Isbell

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was Walker County Planning & Development Director Andy Isbell. Because his department is responsible for various land issues in the county, we asked him what are some…

  • Back To School Bash This Week

    There’s a special event planned for kids this week at the library. Children’s Coordinator Janelle Valera updates us . . . . BKTOSCH8-15-14  

  • Congressman Brady Meets With Constituents Today

    Congressman Kevin Brady will be visiting constituents in his district today. He filled us in on his itinerary recently . . . . BRADKOLACH8-15-14  

  • Recent HISD Accountability Ratings Discussed At Thursday’s Board Meeting

    HISD Trustees met in regular session last night where HISD Superintendent Dr. Steve Johnson capped-off three-and-a-half years of his hard work and experienced leadership for the school district before leaving the Superintendent’s post. Deputy Superintendent…

  • County Receiving Grant For Firefighter Radios

    Walker County’s Planning and Development Department deals with all kinds of grants for the County. The department’s director, Andy Isbell, recently informed us of one they were very happy to be receiving . . .…

  • City Council Candidates File

    As of this morning, seven people have filed as candidates for the Huntsville City Council. Those running for re-election are Postion #3 Councilmember Don Johnson, Position #2 Councilmember Lydia Montgomery, Position #4 Councilmember Keith Olson…