Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Commissioners’ Court Budget Workshop Today

    Walker County Commissioners will hold a Special Session for a Budget Workshop this afternoon at 3:30 PM at the Courthouse to discuss the proposed budget for the fiscal year October 1, 2016 to September, 30,…

  • “Honor our Blue” Tonight in Trinity

    You are invited to “Honor our Blue.” Everyone is welcome to come out and show their support for the Trinity County Sheriff’s Department, City police department and constables. Hosted by Trinity County Patriots, the event…

  • Parking at SHSU

    According to SHSU Vice President for Finance and Operations Carlos Hernandez, a number of changes will be phased in beginning this fall with the intention of making the parking experience much more positive than it…

  • Karolyi Gymnastics Camp Sold

    According to the USA Gymnastics website, the sports entity has come to an agreement with Bela and Martha Karolyi to buy the their gymnastics facilities, which will include gyms, coach and athlete living quarters and…

  • Hillary Nominated at Convention in Philadelphia & Trump Talks to VFW Members in Charlotte

    Hillary Clinton, along with the Democratic Party, made history last night.  The party nominated the first major party candidate for president who is a woman. Her husband, former president Bill Clinton, was enthusiastic with his…

  • HISD Now Accepting Bus Registration

    The Huntsville ISD Transportation Department is now accepting Bus Registration Sign-Ups for students for the 2016-2017 school year. Any student who may need to ride the bus to or from school at any point during…

  • County Clerk Kari French Wins Bright Idea Contest

    Walker County County Clerk Kari French was recognized at the 2016 Annual Conference in Corpus Christi of the County and District Clerk’s Association of Texas for her “Bright Idea” Submission. Ms. French presented a program…

  • New TDCJ Deputy Executive Director Named

    Oscar Mendoza has been selected as the new Deputy Executive Director of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Mendoza brings more than 37 years experience with the agency to the new position. He will assume…

  • Hospital District Board Meets

    The Walker County County Hospital District Board of Managers will meet this evening at seven in second floor Meeting Room “A.” They will hear comments from the public.  A speaker is required to register prior…

  • Street Improvement Project Starts August 8th

    The City’s contractor, AAA Asphalt Paving Inc., will begin a street milling and overlay project on August 8th on several streets in Huntsville: – Avenue Q (15th to 18th Streets) – University (intersection with 7th…