Articles Posted in the News Category

  • HISD Announces Reception For New Superintendent

    The Huntsville Independent School District Board of Trustees and District Administration invites you to a Welcome Reception honoring Dr. Howell Wright, the new Superintendent of Schools. Stop by and welcome Dr. Wright to the district…

  • County Purchasing Director On RFQ’s For Architect & Engineering Projects

    County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford approached commissioners Monday to put together a Request for Qualifications setup for Architect and Engineering, or A & E services, for various repair projects . . . .   County…

  • Bearkats Update

    After FCS playoff victories over No. 11 Southeastern Louisiana and No. 3 Jacksonville State, Sam Houston will take on No. 5 Villanova at 12 noon Saturday, December 13, at  Villanova Stadium in Pennsylvania. The game…

  • Veterans Honored

    The SHSU Military Department and local officials held a remembrance of World War II and Pearl Harbor Veterans and local war hero M-B Etheredge Friday at the main flagpoles at Johnson Coliseum. University Military Chair,…

  • Commissioners Meet This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. County Auditor Patricia Allen will discuss approval of payment to the City for participation in the Trash Bash 2014 for…

  • Subdivisions On The Horizon

    New subdivisions are on the horizon for Walker County. Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was Walker County Judge Danny Pierce. He filled us in on Texas Grand Ranch Estates . . . .…

  • El Nino May Bring Rain To Texas

    There may be a good chance of more rain this winter. Deputy Texas Ag Commissioner Drew Deberry has the information . . . . Ag Commissioner DeBerry says “A good portion of the state is…

  • Senator Ted Cruz On How Allies See Us

    Our Senator from Texas, Ted Cruz, recently spoke on “Building A Modern Foreign Policy” at a special seminar presented by the Weekly Standard. One of the things he passed along was what he learned at…

  • HISD Superintendent Officially Named

    HUNTSVILLE, TX (December 4, 2014) – The Huntsville Independent School District Board of Trustees officially named Dr. Howell Wright as the new Superintendent of Schools during a special board meeting held today. The unanimous vote…

  • Fair Housing Input Sought

    At the beginning of next week, Walker County Commissioners will be holding a public hearing. Planning & Development Director Andy Isbell tells us all about it . . . .