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  • Commissioners Approve State Health Services and Shelter Agreement

    At this week’s session of Walker County Commissioners’ Court, Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis spoke with Commissioners about an agreement regarding the Department of State Health Services and the Walker County Storm Shelter. Previously, when…

  • Sam Houston Museum Special Wednesday Events

    The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is scheduling three events on Wednesdays–the 11th, 18th, and 25th, of this month–to introduce visitors to techniques used by General Sam Houston. We talked with Curator of Education Mike Sproat …

  • YMCA Plans Diabetes Prevention Program

    YMCA Plans Diabetes Prevention Program

    Huntsville Family YMCA Executive Director Sandra Clifton informs us that the YMCA has a diabetes prevention program put together by United Health Care and the Center for Disease Control, and they are glad to bring…

  • Chamber Planning 3rd Annual “Diva Night”

    The 3rd Annual Diva Night, hosted by the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce, will be held on August 16th on the campus of Sam Houston State University in the LSC Ballroom. It’s an opportunity for…

  • Good Shepherd Mission Needs Volunteers

    Not only does the Good Shepherd Mission need your help with food donations, they also need volunteers. We talked with Mission Case Manager Cassandra Curtis . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/GOODSHEP7-9-12.mp3|titles=GOODSHEP7-9-12] To volunteer, come into see…

  • County Auditor Allen Discusses One-time Revenue Decline

    Walker County Commissioners heard departmental budget presentations during a special session last Thursday. County Auditor Patricia Allen told Commissioners, “One of the things that we’re definitely seeing is a decline in our one-time revenues .…

  • Commissioners Discuss Budget Requests

    Walker County Commissioners met Monday morning at the courthouse to hear budget requests. The Sheriff’s department, with several employees, looks out for the safety of Walker County citizens. From the Operations Bureau, Captain Tim Whitecotton…

  • City Council Discusses Annexation Hearing Dates

    At Tuesday evening’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, there was much discussion from councilmembers and citizens over setting annexation hearing dates for discussion of SHSU’s planned research park. The research park is planned…

  • City Accepting General Ballot Applications July 21st

    City of Huntsville Deputy City Secretary Kristin Edwards informs us that applications for a place on the City of Huntsville general election ballot will be accepted beginning Saturday, July 21st . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/GENBALLOT7-3-12.mp3|titles=GENBALLOT7-3-12]

  • Recycling in Area #5 Begins Today

    City of Huntsville Assistant Solid Waste Superintendent Jenine Dean reminds us that curbside recycling in Area 5 begins today . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/RECYCLING7-3-12.mp3|titles=RECYCLING7-3-12]