Articles Tagged “Corpus Christi”

  • County Clerk Kari French Wins Bright Idea Contest

    Walker County County Clerk Kari French was recognized at the 2016 Annual Conference in Corpus Christi of the County and District Clerk’s Association of Texas for her “Bright Idea” Submission. Ms. French presented a program…

  • Commissioners’ Court Hears Presentation on Interstate 14

    Attorney and Government Consultant Gary Bushell made a presentation on the proposed Interstate 14 to Walker County Commissioners at their regular Monday morning meeting. He talked about the inception of the idea to link several…

  • New Interstate Through Central Texas Planned

    A five-year federal transportation bill has been signed into law which designates a highway corridor through Central Texas as a new Interstate. Interstate 14 will begin in West Texas, go along Highway 190 through Killeen…

  • First Female Fighter Pilot Will Speak At SHSU

    Carey Lohrenz, having flown missions worldwide as the first female F-14 Tomcat fighter pilot in the United States Navy, is used to working in fast-moving, dynamic climates, where inconsistent execution can generate catastrophic results. Lohrenz…

  • Texas Voter ID Law Struck Down

    Only weeks before the upcoming elections, a Corpus Christi federal judge has struck down the Texas Voter ID law requiring photo identification saying that it discriminated against minority voters. Federal District Court Judge Nelva Gonzales…

  • Jose Villegas Executed Wednesday

    Thirty-nine-year-old Jose Villegas was executed by lethal injection Wednesday in Huntsville. Villegas was convicted of fatally stabbing his girlfriend, 23-year-old Erida Salazar, her 3-year-old son Jacob and Erida Salazar’s 51-year-old mother, Alma, in Corpus Christi…

  • HISD Board Discusses Bond Election and Teachers’ Salaries at Monday Meeting

    Monday night the HISD Board of Trustees met to take a look at holding a bond election and giving better pay to local teachers. Following discussion, the board agreed that the best move would be…