Articles Tagged “Around Town”

  • Sam Houston Memorial Museum’s Megan Buro Updates Fall Demonstrations

    One of the many things the Sam Houston Memorial Museum is known for are their special demonstrations. Museum marketing coordinator Megan Buro updates us on the schedule for this fall . . . .  …

  • B-J Gaines, Jr. On Budget

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was Precinct #1 Commissioner B-J Gaines, Jr. We asked B-J if he was able to get what he wanted in this year’s new County budget . . .…

  • Commissioner Gaines Comments On Use of Leftover Jail Bond Funds

    Walker County Commissioners are still deciding on the most beneficial thing to do with the $975,000 leftover from the Jail Bond funds. We received one update earlier from Commissioner White. Recently, Precinct #1 Commissioner B-J…

  • Facilitator Yebra Comments On Upcoming SHSU Leadership Classes

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was SHSU Leadership Academy facilitator David Yebra. He talked with us about some of the future lesson exercises the 18 member class will be going through in…

  • Leadership Academy Underway At SHSU

    The High Potential Employee Leadership Academy at SHSU is a 9-month experience that involves a series of monthly development sessions that address key leadership topics and specific focus groups. The members of the program are…

  • SHSU Offers Students Legal & Mediation Services

    Many SHSU students may not realize that the university offers a student legal and mediation service. We talked with the director of the office, Gene Roberts, who filled us in on what they offer .…

  • Update On SHSU Fall Performing Arts Events

    There are many performing arts events coming to SHSU this fall. Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was the marketing coordinator for the College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication Emily Binetti. She…

  • Welcome Week At SHSU Underway

    “Welcome Week” is getting underway at Sam Houston State University. Associate Director for Student Activities Brandon Cooper updates us on what’s happening this weekend . . . . WELCSATSUN8-21-14 Brandon Cooper will be our guest…

  • Land Issues Advice From County Planning & Development Director Andy Isbell

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was Walker County Planning & Development Director Andy Isbell. Because his department is responsible for various land issues in the county, we asked him what are some…

  • County Receiving Grant For Firefighter Radios

    Walker County’s Planning and Development Department deals with all kinds of grants for the County. The department’s director, Andy Isbell, recently informed us of one they were very happy to be receiving . . .…