Articles Tagged “County”

  • No Outdoor Burning Recommended

    Walker County Emergency Management requests that everyone in the County refrain from all outdoor burning today. There is no official burn ban in effect, but because of wind, low relative humidity, and warmer temperatures lately…

  • E-Filing for Civil and Probate Cases Mandated for Texas

    In her Summary Progress Report for January 2013, County Clerk Kari French mentioned joining over 400 County and District Clerks for the annual School for County and District Clerks at the Hilton College Station Hotel…

  • Senior Center in Need of Repairs

    At Commissioners Court Monday morning, Walker County Senior Center Board President Rachel Williford gave a comprehensive presentation of the issues at the center and ways in which those issues can be remedied. After passing along…

  • Voter Registration on City Website

    Voter registration forms are not just available on the County’s website. City Secretary Lee Woodward tell us all about it . . . . voterreg2-4-13 The City’s website is at huntsvilletx.gov. The County’s website is…

  • Jail Construction Update

    At the beginning of the week in court, Walker County Commissioners heard an update on how the County’s $20 million dollar jail project is coming along from Jail Project Manager Eddie Smith. By Monday, the…

  • Online Payment of Traffic Fines

    Anyone needing to pay traffic fines or court costs to the Walker County Clerk’s office can now do so online or by phone. County Clerk Kari French updated Commissioners’ Court on the new setup this…

  • Swearing-in Ceremony Wednesday

    Walker County Judge Danny Pierce swore-in new County officeholders in an official ceremony in the District Courtroom Wednesday morning . . . . SWEARIN1-2-13 So began the swearing-in ceremony with 12 Judicial District Judge Donald…

  • Commissioners Approve New Waverly ISD School Resource Officer Agreement

    In Walker County Commissioners Court Monday morning, Commissioners approved an Interlocal Cooperation Agreement between Walker County and the New Waverly Independent School District for a School Resource Officer. We talked with Precinct #4 Constable Gene…

  • 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 .…

  • Transit Plan Meeting Held Wednesday

    Wednesday afternoon, a meeting on the Walker County Transit Plan draft was held at the library community room. Judge Danny Pierce and Mayor Mac Woodward spoke briefly about transportation issues in the County and City.…