Articles Tagged “Huntsville”

  • Genealogical Anniversary Celebration Moved

    The Walker County Genealogical Society’s 50th anniversary celebration scheduled for Saturday June 20th at the storm shelter has been moved due to flood and storm evacuees using the shelter. The celebration will now be held…

  • Juneteenth Celebration Being Planned

    The Progressive Women’s Association of Huntsville will host the annual “Juneteenth Parade and B-B-Q cook off, Saturday, June 20th. The group is currently taking entries for their B-B-Q cook off and for the parade. Jennifer…

  • Farmer’s Market Open Saturday

    Local producers have been in their gardens picking the latest vegetables for Saturday’s Farmer’s Market in downtown Huntsville. Producers will be set up beginning at 8 o’clock. Main Street Coordinator Lindsey Lauher said in past…

  • City Accepting Photo Submissions

    The City of Huntsville reminds everyone that it’s now time to think about their 2015-2016 calendar, and they’d like you to help with it. Submit photos taken in City parks, at City events, or of…

  • Disaster Funds Applied For

    As you have likely noticed, the incredible amount of rain we got in Huntsville and Walker County did a lot of road damage. Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis informed Commissioners Tuesday morning that he had…

  • Ethician Museum Inaugurations

    The Ethician Museum of Texas Furniture will celebrate its “Grand Opening” today at 1405 University Avenue in Huntsville, Texas between 4 and 7 P.M. The Texas Furniture Museum is housed in the same building as…

  • TDCJ Trusty Offenders Fill Sandbags For Flood Management

    The Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) is teaming with the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) to prepare areas of the Lone Star State for flooding in the upcoming days by having outside trusty offenders…

  • Applications For Serving On City Board Or Commission Available

    Applications are available for Huntsville residents interested in serving on a City board or commission, or to be considered for re-appointment to current positions ending August 31, 2015. Residents may submit applications to the City…

  • Texas Baptist Men To Feed TDCJ Officers & Employees

    As we informed you yesterday, The Texas Baptist Mens’ Organization is here to show appreciation for 5,000 TDCJ employees this week by feeding 5,000 of them at their facilities today and tomorrow. At First Baptist…

  • Museum Director Woodward Comments On Houston’s Personality

    The General Sam Houston Folk Festival this past weekend in Huntsville was a great success. Much of the focus of the festival was on the life of General Sam Houston and the times he lived…