Articles Tagged “FM”

  • Man Found Dead in Sam Houston National Forest

    Walker County law enforcement authorities have charged 22-year-old Cristian Zamora with first-degree murder in connection with the death of a young unidentified Hispanic man whose body was found Monday morning in the Sam Houston National…

  • Buxton Retail Analysis Update Presented to Council

    At Tuesday’s City Council session, Director of Community and Economic Development Aron Kulhavy explained the many benefits of the retail analysis features of the Buxton software access recently contracted with Buxton by the City. Kulhavy…

  • Man Burned in Local Gas Well Explosion

    Around 4:15 in the afternoon Tuesday, a 35-year-old contract worker from Pioneer in San Antonio was injured in a gas explosion at a well near FM 247 and Lost Indian Camp Road about 8 miles…

  • Collision Sends One to Hospital

    A Monday afternoon collision between a pickup truck and a van at the corner of State Highway 75 and FM 2793 severely damaged both vehicles, leaving one driver trapped in the mangled remains of his…

  • TxDOT Approves Funding for Two Construction Jobs in Walker County

    In an ongoing effort to improve safety and relieve congestion, the Texas Transportation Commission last week approved two construction projects in Walker County. A $3 million project was awarded to Smith and Company to overlay…

  • Reopening of I-45 Southbound Entrance Ramp

    Today, the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor will reopen the new I-45 southbound entrance ramp located south of State Highway 75 and FM 1791.  This effectively completes the reconstruction and relocation of all the entrance…

  • Liquor Petition Signing Underway

    In Walker County’s Precinct #2 which includes Elkins Lake and parts of Highway 30, the Citizens for Economic Growth is promoting the legalization of all alcoholic beverage sales. The group filed the necessary paperwork with…

  • HISD Board Workshop at 5:30

    A board workshop is scheduled for the HISD Board of Trustees at 5:30 this afternoon at the Hawkins Administration Building at 441 FM 2821 East. The Board will have a discussion with K12 Virtual School.…

  • Local Home Invasion Robbery Arrests

    Recently the Huntsville Police Department and the Walker County Sheriff’s Office arrested four people suspected in two home invasion robberies during the past couple of months. Involvement in a third home invasion robbery is also…

  • TxDOT I-45 Update

    On Tuesday, April 2nd, weather permitting; the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor will temporarily close the outside main lane of southbound IH 45 between Exit 118 and Exit 116. This will reduce the southbound traffic…