Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Commissioners Meet This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a regular session at nine this morning at the courthouse. On today’s “Consent Agenda,” commissioners will approve items for surplus sale. Commissioners will hear reports from the County Clerk,…

  • TxDOT Transportation Planning Meeting Tonight

    TxDOT is seeking pubic input on a long-range transportation plan. Bryan District residents are  invited to offer feedback on a plan to address future transportation needs tonight from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at the Bryan…

  • HISD Board Workshop Tonight

    The Huntsville Independent School District Board of Trustees will have a special called Board Workshop this afternoon at 5:30. at the Hawkins Administration Building. During the Board Workshop, board members will discuss revisions to local…

  • CASA Has Special Role in Helping Kids

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was CASA of Walker, San Jacinto and Trinity Counties Recruiter and Trainer Erin Thompson. Erin told us CASA is starting training for volunteer CASA advocates tomorrow June 10th…

  • Congressman Brady Updates IRS Investigation

    We talked with our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady recently, and he updated us on the ongoing investigation into the IRS’s targeting of conservatives . . . . BRADIRS6-6-14

  • Trinity ISD Meets

    The Trinity Independent School District meets for a Special Board Meeting at the Administation Building at six this evening. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes deliberation and possible action to approve financial statements and investments, tax collection,…

  • Today is the 70th Anniversary of D-Day

    Just prior to the D-Day invasion of American and Allied forces on the beaches of Normandy, France 70 years ago, General Dwight Eisenhower delivered a special message to invading troops. . . . D-DAYEISEN6-5-14 Six-thousand…

  • SHSU Student Hit By Truck

    Wednesday evening, 19-year-old SHSU student Clint Colby Stoll from Beaumont was hit by a truck while he was skateboarding on Avenue P when he allegedly ran a stop sign at the intersection of 18th Street.…

  • CASA Seeking Volunteers

    Make a note, if you’d like to become involved in a very worthwhile activity in the community, CASA of Walker County training for CASA Advocates starts on Tuesday, June 10th. Applications are available on their…

  • SHSU Excellence Award Winners

    Four Sam Houston State University professors whose teaching, research, service and academic engagement stand out from among their peers have been selected to receive one of SHSU’s Faculty Excellence Awards. The 2014 winners include professor…