Articles Tagged “com”

  • Texas Has A New Ag Commissioner

    The State of Texas has a new Ag Commissioner. He is Sid Miller . . . .   Commissioner Miller is very interested in agriculture education as he was a former Ag teacher. He served…

  • Sam Houston Tea Party Event Scheduled

    Sam Houston Tea Party spokesperson Linda Thompson informs us that on Tuesday, January 20th, the organization will host the Life, Liberty and Property Tour from 6 to 8 PM at the Veterans Conference Center on…

  • Need For A More Productive Senate Stressed By Senators McConnell & Durbin

    It appeared to be a kumbayah moment in the U-S Senate yesterday as Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democrat Dick Durbin talked about a more civil and productive Senate. Senator McConnell stressed bipartisanship…

  • Mayor Woodward Passes Along Items Of Community Interest

    At each Huntsville City Council session, “Items of Community Interest” are announced. At this week’s session, Huntsville Mayor Mac Woodward passed along some upcoming events . . . .   To keep up-to-date on City…

  • Council Discusses Economic Development In Workshop

    Tuesday, in a workshop, Huntsville City Councilmembers discussed possible ballot language to create an Economic Development fund to include eligible revenue increases as well as expenditure reductions. In his presentation, City Manager Matt Benoit talked…

  • Update On Commissioner Warren And Commissioners’ Court

    Walker County Precinct #3 Commissioner Bobby Warren was arrested last Friday morning for Class A misdemeanor driving while intoxicated in Montgomery County. He was released after posting bond. We asked Walker County Judge Danny Pierce…

  • Boehner Re-elected Speaker Of The House

    Tuesday, Republican Congressman John Boehner of Ohio was re-elected Speaker of the House . . . .   Boehner received 216 votes. Florida Republican Daniel Webster received 12 votes, with other votes spread among an…

  • Alumni & Friends Club Scholarship Fundraiser

    The Walker County Area Alumni & Friends Club is holding their Scholarship Fundraiser and Gala on Monday, January 26th, at Elkins Lake Clubhouse from 6 to 9 PM. Club President for 2015, Linda Rushing, tells…

  • White House Press Secretary Comments On Pipeline Chances For Veto

    Congress is getting together today following their recess for the holidays, and it doesn’t exactly look like there’s a green light waiting for the Keystone Pipeline legislation at the White House that legislators will be…

  • Councilmember Johnson Comments On Infrastructure Improvements

    We talked with Councilmember Don Johnson about various aspects of City activity on our “Around Town” program over the weekend. He filled us in on some future infrastructure improvements to our area . . .…