Articles Tagged “Monday”

  • Sam Houston Museum on PBS

    While General Sam Houston is well-known in Texas as a politician and soldier, those outside of Texas may not be as familiar with Houston’s accomplishments, which also include serving as a congressman and governor for…

  • Hobby Lobby Grand Opening

    Hobby Lobby Stores, a privately held national retail chain of arts and crafts stores, opens in Huntsville with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and official grand opening celebration on Monday, October 21st, at nine in the morning.…

  • 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…

  • Police News

    Police News

    Looking over police news for the past several days, on the day shift last Friday police were called to the 1500 block of 11th Street to a sexual assault by a known suspect. An assault…

  • Hobby Lobby Opening in October

    Hobby Lobby will have their grand opening in the old Wal-Mart building in Huntsville on Monday, October 21st. It’s expected that the new business will bring around 40 to 60 jobs to Huntsville paying $14…

  • Commissioners Approve Raising County Tax Rate Monday

    After passing a new proposed budget, Walker County Commissioners took a record vote on raising the County tax rate Monday morning. County Judge Danny Pierce read the agenda item . . . . TAXRATE9-9-13 Commissioners,…

  • According to County Auditor Jail Costs May be Offset in Future Due to Tax Rate Increase

    Walker County Commissioners approved a new budget and higher tax rate Monday morning. Shortly before adoption of the new budget, and amid quite an opposition locally to raising the County tax rate to 67.78 cents…

  • Commissioners Discuss Budget & Taxes

    Walker County Commissioners held a public hearing on the proposed budget Tuesday morning which includes a raise in the tax rate to 67.78 cents per $100 taxable assessed valuation. No citizens showed up to express…

  • Local Government Offices & Facilities Closed for Holiday

    The City of Huntsville Offices will be closed Monday September 2, 2013 in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. They will re-open as regular on Tuesday September 3, 2013. The Huntsville Public Library will be…

  • Commissioners Hear Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster Presentation

    Walker County Commissioners heard a presentation on formation of a Walker County Voluntary Organization Active in Disaster, or VO-AD, at their Monday morning meeting. County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis filled commissioners in on the…