Articles Posted in the News Category

  • There’s Great Entertainment at The Fair This Weekend

    There’s great entertainment at the Walker County Fair this weekend. Special Activities and Events Committee member Steve Fox fills us in . . . . FOXWKND4-2-14 Steve says its a B-Y-O-B event, and admission is…

  • Barbecue Benefit for Carson Traylor Today

    A barbecue benefit for the family of young Carson Traylor, who lost his life in an accident recently, will be held today from 10:30 to 2:30 at 368 Highway 75 North in the Animal Hospital…

  • City Council Approves Speed Cushions for River Oaks Drive

    One of the major topics for discussion at Tuesday night’s Huntsville City Council session was the need for speed cushions on River Oaks Drive in Elkins Lake. Councilmember Joe Rodriguez was one of the major…

  • Property Tax Information

    Walker County Assistant Chief Appraiser Stacey Poteete tells us that a wide range of property taxpayer information has been put in a more consolidated form to keep taxpayers informed now . . . . PROPTAX4-1-14…

  • Soil Sample Kits Available

    With the spring growing season finally arriving, it’s time to get lawns and gardens ready for planting.  But what about your soil?  If you’ve had trouble growing things in the past, perhaps the Texas Research…

  • Senator Cornyn Reviews Some Revealing Obama Administration Statistics

    Our U-S Senator from Texas, John Cornyn, delivered a set of revealing statistics from the floor of the senate recently . . . . CORNOBAM4-1-14

  • TDCJ Hiring Seminar Thursday

    Current hiring opportunities and career benefits for Correctional Officers with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice will be presented at a hiring seminar on Thursday, April 3rd, at 6:30 p.m. at the Gib Lewis Unit…

  • Huntsville City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet this evening at six at City Hall. Prior to the meeting at 5:30, councilmembers will meet in a workshop to hold a discussion on monument entry and a way-finding…

  • Commissioner Paulsel Comments on New Waverly Area Development

    The New Waverly area is on a good path for development. We checked in this week with Precinct #4 Commissioner Tim Paulsel . . . . TIMDEVELOP3-31-14  

  • Police News

    In Huntsville Police news last Friday, there were seven vehicle accident cases investigated on Huntsville streets in total. On the night shift Friday, 33-year-old Alton Edmonston was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and…