Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Hospital Board Of Managers Meet

    Tonight at seven, the Walker County Hospital District Board of Managers will hold their public meeting at Huntsville Memorial Hospital second floor Meeting Room A. They will be open to comments from the public. The…

  • Upcoming Performing Arts And Arts Events

    If you’re looking for something to do in the area of performing arts and art, there are several events scheduled at SHSU. SHSU marketing coordinator Emily Binetti updates us . . . .

  • Congressman Brady Comments On Trade

    In the new congress, our congressman Kevin Brady reports he wants “American companies and Texas companies to succeed in the global market and grow jobs here at home . . . .”

  • Investigation Into the Benghazi Incident Continues

    In Washington Tuesday, the House Select Committee on Benghazi held a hearing to examine the events surrounding the 2012 terrorist attack on the U-S diplomatic compound in Benghazi. The chairman, South Carolina Congresman Trey Gowdy,…

  • Commissioners’ Court Hears Round Prairie Road Issues

    Several area citizens addressed Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday morning regarding damage to Round Prairie Road by oil and gas industry vehicles. Round Prairie Road resident Jack Park succinctly laid out the issue to commissioners…

  • Legislative Update From Representative Otto’s Office

    Our State Representative John Otto passed along in his legislative update from Austin that the Sunset Advisory Commission, a 12-member legislative commission tasked with identifying and eliminating waste, duplication, and inefficiency in state government, has…

  • County Auditor Allen Comments On First-Quarter Operating Expenses

    At Monday’s regular session of Walker County Commissioners, Walker County Auditor Patricia Allen talked about operating expenses for the 1st quarter of the fiscal year. We pass it along to you . . . .

  • Casa Conference Coming Up

    CASA of Walker, San Jacinto and Trinity Counties is having their second conference February 21st from 9 to 4. This year, mental health & education professionals will present trauma-informed advocacy. SHSU’s Dr. Jeff Sullivan and…

  • Two Famous Texans At Iowa Freedom Summit

    The Iowa Freedom Summit was held Saturday in Des Moines, Iowa. A few famous Texans were among those who want to call the White House home someday. Texas Senator Ted Cruz for example . .…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. The Walker County Historical Commission’s Lois Blake will discuss for approval their annual report and list of members. Walker County…