Articles Posted in the News Category

  • 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…

  • Ducks Unlimited Banquet Coming Up

    Mark your calendars. Ducks Unlimited will have their get-together soon. Spokesperson Johnny Holland tells us more . . . .

  • Councilmember Olson Comments On Incentives

    The use of incentives is sometimes the way the City brings in economic development to our area. Position #4 Councilmember Keith Olson, our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend, tells us Containment Solutions “are…

  • Social Security To Expand Field Office Hours

    Social Security announces as a result of Congress’ approval of the fiscal year 2015 budget, the agency will expand its hours nationwide and offices will be open to the public for an additional hour on…

  • Ag Commissioner Miller Comments On TravelTex.Com

    Are you beginning to plan your spring or summer vacation? Texas Ag Commissioner Sid Miller thinks Texas would be a good choice. He says, “Whether you want to tap into arts and culture, or just…

  • Business Expo 2015 & Taste Of Huntsville Coming Up

    That great event the Chamber puts on every year is coming back, and it’s now called the Business Expo 2015 & Taste of Huntsville. Chamber spokesperson Shannon Higbie tells us more . . . .…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday police were called to an unattended death in the 2800 of Lake Road. A known suspect sexually assaulted a victim in the 700 block of Hickory…

  • Transfer Station Update

    As we reported to you this week, money accrued from new garbage collection rates would be applied to a new transfer station for the City. We talked recently with Position #4 Councilmember Keith Olson who…