Articles Posted in the News Category

  • National Night Out in Huntsville

    Don’t forget local law enforcement’s National Night Out kicks off this afternoon. The main event will take place from 4 to 7 PM at Kate Barr Ross Park 486 State Highway 75 North. It’s an…

  • V-P Debate Tonight

    Donald Trump running mate, Indiana Governor Mike Pence, will face Hillary Clinton’s running mate, Virginia Senator Tim Kaine, in a vice-presidential debate tonight. The debate is scheduled to take place at 8 tonight at Longwood…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session at City Hall tonight at six. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes renewal of annual software maintenance with Tyler Technologies for Finance and Public Safety for $85,500.…

  • County Jail Operation Receives Recognition

    At Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, the Texas Commission on Jail Standards acknowledged the excellent work of the Walker County Sheriff’s Office with a Certificate of Compliance for the Walker County Jail. County Judge…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday in the 200 block of I-45 South Chase Dewitte and Kendall Smith were arrested for theft greater than $2,500 to less than $30,000. On the…

  • Samuel Tucker Indicted for Bail Jumping and Intoxication Assault

    According to the most recent list of indictments from the Walker County District Attorney’s Office, bail jumping was listed by Samuel Tucker’s name. He was also listed for Intoxication Assault in May of 2015. Tucker…

  • Justice Center Renovation Moving Forward

    The renovation of Walker County’s Justice center is proceeding at a good pace. The overall supervisor for the project for the County, Eddie Smith, filed a report for the court. Here are some of the…

  • Event to Encourage “Difficult Dialogues”

    The 2016 presidential race has been arguably one of the most heated and unique ones to date, often resulting in escalated arguments or lack of civic engagement for fear of conflict. In order to combat…

  • Commissioners’ Court Special Session

    Walker County Commissioners’ Court meets for a special session at nine this morning at the courthouse. County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford will discuss possible approval of the payment for the EMS fiscal year 2017 renewal…

  • Flu Shots at SHSU

    SHSU students may get their flu shots today and tomorrow. SHSU Health Center Program Coordinator Megan Richardson has the information . . . .