Articles Tagged “commissioners”

  • D-A David Weeks Comments On Need For New Intake Attorney

    In Walker County Commissioners Court Monday, commissioners approved allowing moving an investigative position in the D-A’s office to a position as Assistant District Attorney. The office of the County D-A has a tremendous case load…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners will meet this morning at nine at the Courthouse. Today’s “Consent Agenda” includes awarding the purchase of  County Clerk modular furniture to HBI Office Solutions based on best value through a competitively…

  • United Way Contributes To Local Agencies

    President of the Montgomery County United Way of the Piney Woods, Julie Martineau, addressed commissioners in court Monday morning in reference to the amount United Way is donating to helping organizations in our area. A…

  • Commissioner Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session at nine this morning at the courthouse. Precinct #4 Constable Gene Bartee will discuss for approval the Interlocal Cooperation Agreement for School Resource Officers. The Maintenance committee…

  • Commissioners Approve Office Lease

    At Monday’s special session of Commissioners’ Court, commissioners heard a request for a lease agreement with the First National Bank in Huntsville for the Special Prosecution Unit from Mark Edwards. The Civil side of the…

  • Free Flu Shots For County Employees Approved

    Monday morning during their special session, commissioners heard from Administrative Assistant Sherri Pegoda on an agenda item involving the providing of free flu shots to County employees. In addressing Commissioners she said, “Last year, you…

  • Commissioners Accept Grant for Radio Upgrades

    This week, Walker County Commissioners considered accepting a grant from Homeland Security for $115,980. Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis filled commissioners in . . . .   Commissioners approved acceptance of the grant.

  • Commissioners Discuss Possible Uses Of Remaining Jail Bond Funds

    At Monday morning’s meeting of the Walker County Commissioners’ Court, commissioners discussed various options of what could be done with the $975,000 left from the Walker County Jail project. Commissioner Ronnie White filled us in…

  • District Clerk Technology Fund Hearing Held

    Walker County District Clerk Robyn Flowers addressed county commissioners Monday morning during their special session in a public hearing regarding Texas Senate Bill 1685 in reference to the District Clerk Technology Fund. It regards a…

  • No “Burn Ban”

    Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis and commissioners discussed the possibility of instituting a “Burn Ban” for the county. Davis discussed the Keetch Byram Drought Index figures for the county and other information regarding a…