Articles Tagged “commissioners”

  • Shotgun Fred Barbecue Showdown

    The First Annual Shotgun Fred Barbecue Showdown is scheduled for February 27th through March 1st in Huntsville at the Walker County Fairgrounds. The fairgrounds will have 92 spaces, forty-by-forty feet, that have water and electricity…

  • More Handicap Access at Courthouse Moving Forward

    Monday, County Judge Danny Pierce sought approval from County Commissioners on moving forward with plans for handicap access on the the east side of the courthouse . . . . HANDICAP1-14-14 Judge Pierce said he…

  • Revinvestment Zone Discussed at Commissioners’ Meeting

    Monday, Walker County Commissioners had a public hearing on determining a possible location for a County Energy Transportation Reinvestment Zone. It’s necessary to establish a zone for eligibility in applying for a grant from the…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners meet this morning at nine at the courthouse. Commissioners will hold a public hearing on a County Energy Transportation Reinvestment Zone possibly on Dodge-Oakhurst Road. Judge Danny Pierce will talk about proceeding…

  • Jail Construction Update

    New Walker County Jail project manager Eddie Smith’s report on the construction of the facility to commissioners this week was brief, with everything headed in a positive direction . . . . JAILREPORT12-10-13 At this…

  • Commissioners Court Meets Today

    Walker County Commissioners get together at nine this morning at the courthouse for a regular session. On today’s “Statutory Agenda,” Laura Hons and Lee Murrah will make a presentation concerning operational and financial improvements to…

  • Commissioners Meet this Morning

    A routine agenda will be on tap for Walker County Commissioners this morning when they meet at 9 o’clock. Commissioners will receive department reports, hear from County Treasurer Sharon Duke about disbursements, and Auditor Patricia…

  • Walker County Historical Commission Celebrates 50 Years

    The Walker County Historical Commission will celebrate thir 50th anniversary on Monday, November 18th. In 1963, the Texas legislature charged all judges and commissioners courts to appoint citizens to a survey committee to survey buildings,…

  • Commissioners Approve H-GAC Case Study

    At Tuesday morning’s meeting of Walker County Commissioners, Commissioners considered approving H-GAC’s Housing and Economic Development Case Study for Huntsville. Over a six-month period, local citizens and leaders met together to discuss issues. Commissioners Gaines…

  • Commissioners Approve Application for Account

    Tuesday morning at their regular session, Walker County Commissioners heard a presentation from Investment Consultant Randall Chenot regarding an insured cash shelter account with First Financial Equity Corporation. Mr. Chenot works out of the Waco…