Articles Posted in the News Category

  • HPD Lt. Jim Barnes On Holiday Safety

    In helping to make this a safer Christmas for all local residents, HPD Lt. Jim Barnes passes along some tips . . . .  

  • Bearkats Looking Forward To Next Year

    GoBearkats.com reports that after holding North Dakota State to 24 rushing yards and seven points in the first half, the Bison rushed for 195 yards and scored 28 points in the second half to beat…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a Special Session this morning at 9:30 in the Commissioners’ Courtroom. Today’s “Consent Agenda” includes the transfer of a 2002 Ford Crown Victoria from surplus to the Walker County…

  • More on Wounded Warrior Banquet

    We keep telling you about the Wounded Warrior Banquet because it is such a worthy cause, and it’s success helps veterans at the Warrior and Family Support Center at Brooke Army Medical Center in San…

  • Genealogy Classes Scheduled

    The Huntsville Public Library is pleased to host a series of five Personalized Genealogy Classes taught by Johnnie Jo Dickenson, Professional Genealogist. Topics will be chosen by the attendees during the first class – the…

  • HISD Welcomes New Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright

    Thursday afternoon at the Hawkins Administration Building, administration officials, teachers, students and the general public welcomed new HISD Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright at a reception. Dr. Wright has been serving as the Deputy Superintendent for…

  • More On Upcoming Wounded Warrior Banquet

    Another reminder that the Wounded Warrior Banquet is coming up next month. It’ll be on Thursday the 15th of January at 5:30 at the Walker County Fairgrounds with tickets available for $50 at the Trailer…

  • HISD Recognizes Students, Employees and Brooke Addams

    At last night’s regular session of the HISD Board of Trustees, trustees recognized several students for their academic and athletic abilities. Huntsville Intermediate School Instructional Assistant Juanita Deimel was recognized as Employee of the Month…

  • Commissioner White Comments On High-Speed Rail Conference Call

    Walker County Commissioners attended a conference call on high-speed rail this week. Texas Central High-Speed Railway is a for-profit, private company that is trying to bring in a high-speed rail connecting Houston and Dallas in…

  • DPS Increases DWI Enforcement During Holidays

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for a 15-day period that includes both the Christmas and New Year holidays. From December 19th through January 2nd, DPS troopers will focus DWI…