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  • Commissioners’ Court Discusses Economic and Tax Abatement Policy

    At Monday’s session of Walker County Commissioners’ Court, Comissioners approved their Economic Development policy and their Tax Abatement Policy. They had help from Marsh Darcy Partners, a consulting firm from Houston, and from a local…

  • HISD Discusses “Megalunch” Success

    The HISD Board of Trustees met last night for their regular board meeting. A great deal of time was spent talking about the success of the newly instituted “Megalunch” at the high school. Several students…

  • Commissioners Consider Street Name Change

    One of the many issues discussed at Walker County Commissioners Court Monday was in regard to changing the name of a street. Along with brother Dennis Bullard, local property owner Donna Jackson wants to change…

  • Wynne Home Prison Art Show

    City of Huntsville Cultural Services Coordinator Linda Pease tells us the Wynne Home will be presenting a “Retrospective of Prison Art . . . .” [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/WYNNEPRIS9-20-12.mp3|titles=WYNNEPRIS9-20-12] Ms. Pease said that, “Also, in the Friends Sales…

  • SHSU Plans Gallery for Professional Dancers

    A special dance festival is planned at Sam Houston State University. Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt updates us . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/GalleryDanc9-20-121.mp3|titles=GalleryDanc9-20-12] Gauntt said, “The concert will feature a diverse and international dance program…

  • National Museum Day on September 29th

    The Sam Houston Memorial Museum will open its doors to visitors on Saturday, September 29th, making cultural education accessible to everyone by allowing them to explore the museum for free as part of National Museum…

  • Fire Chief Grisham Passes Along Safety Tips on Burning

    With the lifting of the ban, some local residents have begun burning accumulated brush. We talked with Fire Chief Tom Grisham recently about burning . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/GRISHAM9-19-12.mp3|titles=GRISHAM9-19-12] Grisham said, “Setting large brush piles…

  • Senior Center Fundraiser Tonight

    The Walker County Senior Center is having their big “Saddle-up for Seniors” fundraiser tonight from 6 to 9 o’clock at the fairgrounds. Spokesperson Rachel Williford tells us more . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/SENIORCENT9-19-12.mp3|titles=SENIORCENT9-19-12]

  • HEARTS Veterans Museum Garage Sale Starts Tomorrow

    The HEARTS Veterans Museum garage sale is almost here. Museum Director Richie Harris fills us in . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/GARAGSAL9-19-12.mp3|titles=GARAGSAL9-19-12] The garage sale is scheduled from 8 to 6 Friday and from 8 to…

  • National Night Out Scheduled for Huntsville

    The City of Huntsville’s National Night Out is scheduled for Tuesday, October 2nd. At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, Officer Justin Schubert told councilmembers, “The purpose of National Night Out” is to…