Articles Tagged “Huntsville”

  • NEW TRAFFIC LIGHT IN TOWN FRIDAY

    New Traffic Signal at IH-45 frontage road and SH 75 Watch for new frontage road alignment and signal WALKER COUNTY —Beginning Friday, November 7, 2014, weather permitting; the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor will…

  • Coats & Cash Homeless Veterans Drive Still Accepting Donations

    The Coats & Cash Drive for homeless veterans is still underway in Huntsville. Local Melvin White VFW Post Commander David Lanoue is living as a homeless veteran for 72 hours in the Shenanigan’s parking lot…

  • Local Girl Wins Punt, Pass and Kick In Dallas

    On Saturday Audra Hester, a freshman at Alpha Omega Academy in Huntsville, won the NFL Punt, Pass and Kick Team Championship at the Dallas Cowboy’s AT&T Stadium. To achieve the team championship, Hester had to…

  • Former “Walls Unit” Warden To Give Talk On Unit’s History

    The Walls Unit in Huntsville is Texas’s oldest state prison and houses the most active execution chamber in the country. This week, one of its former wardens, Jim Willet, will be speaking about some of…

  • HEARTS Veterans Museum Needs Volunteers

    During this month which features Veterans Day, you might consider starting to volunteer at the HEARTS Veterans Museum in Huntsville. Museum President Richie Harris tells us they are looking for volunteers . . . .…

  • Coats & Cash For Homeless Veterans Starts Sunday

    The Melvin White VFW Post 5871 of Huntsville is holding their 2nd annual Coats and Cash Fundraiser for the benefit of the approximately 69,000 homeless veterans in the U-S and those veterans with P-T-S-D beginning…

  • Commissioners Discuss Damage To Storm Shelter Insurance Issue

    One of the issues on the Walker County Commissioner Court’s agenda Monday involved receiving insurance payment in regard to a claim on the City of Huntsville in reference to accidental damage to the storm shelter.…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners will meet this morning at nine at the Courthouse. Today’s “Consent Agenda” includes awarding the purchase of  County Clerk modular furniture to HBI Office Solutions based on best value through a competitively…

  • Two Events For Kids Tomorrow

    There are a couple of great events scheduled in Huntsville tomorrow for the kids to go to. Main Street Coordinator Lindsay Lauher fills us in on what happens in the daytime . . . .…

  • Big Turnout For “State Of The City” Presentation

    There was a great turnout for the “State of the City” presentation at the Veterans Conference Center last night. City Manager Matt Benoit touched on several areas which spelled out Huntsville’s financial stability and success…