Articles Tagged “FM”

  • Grass Fire Update

    It was apparently a spark from a blown hay trailer tire rim that started the big grass fire in the FM 980 and FM 2628 area yesterday afternoon and evening in Walker County. The Woodland…

  • FM 1375 New Waverly Exit Closed

    Beginning today, the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor will close the IH-45 west frontage road between FM 1374 and FM 1375 and from FM 1375 south to the IH-45 South Entrance Ramp to thru…

  • FM1375 New Waverly Exit Update

    We were informed Tuesday that beginning this past Monday the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor was scheduled to reopen the FM 1375 bridge over I-45. In addition, the contractor was to begin the process…

  • TxDOT Traffic Switch At SH 75 & I-45

    TxDOT Traffic Switch At SH 75 & I-45

    Beginning yesterday, the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor performed a traffic switch to open the SH 75 lanes between the east frontage road and IH-45. The traffic switch will move traffic onto the new concrete…

  • Commissioner Bobby Warren Dies

    Former Walker County Precinct #3 Commissioner Bobby Warren passed away this week. Thursday we talked with County Judge Danny Pierce about Mr. Warren . . . .   Mr. Warren is survived by his wife…

  • Water Main Break

    Around 8:30 this morning the City reported that water service has been interrupted on FM 2821, FM 247, and Quality Boulevard due to a water main break.  City crews have been on site since approximately…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, looking over the past several days, on the day shift last Friday a vehicle was reported stolen in the 2600 block of El Toro. Sixty-five-year old Ella Reece was arrested for…

  • Friday Afternoon Wreck North of New Waverly

    New Waverly firefighter Jimmy Williams reports that the New Waverly Fire Department and Walker County EMS responded to a major accident Friday afternoon involving two pickup trucks that collided at the intersection of FM 2296…

  • TxDOT Closings & Detours Tomorrow

    Beginning Tuesday, July 7, 2015, weather permitting, the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor will close the northbound SH 75 lanes between the east frontage road and IH-45. This closure will allow the contractor to build…

  • Accident Victim Amber Van Riper Home

    A story on the KBTX 3 News website reports that Amber Van Riper, a recent victim of a head-on collision on FM 980 near Huntsville, is now home recovering. Her husband Aaron, a volunteer firefighter…