Articles Tagged “Montgomery County”

  • Hail Damages Local Areas

    Heavy rain and damaging hail hit the Walker and Montgomery County areas Friday evening. Locally, Elkins Lake was hit hard by hail. The Montgomery County Police Reporter reports that, “The Huntsville State Park area was…

  • Head-on Collision On Highway 75 Friday

    Just after 7 AM Friday morning, New Waverly and North Montgomery County Firefighters were dispatched to reports of a major accident on Hwy 75 at the County Line. AN 18-wheeler and a Jeep SUV had…

  • Update On Housing Montgomery County Inmates

    This week in Commissioners’ Court, commissioners heard an update from Jail Administrator, Captain Steve Fisher, on hiring more staff to take care of additional inmates coming to the County Jail from Montgomery County. Inmates from…

  • Commercial Building Fire Put Out In New Waverly Over Weekend

    Saturday, New Waverly firefighters with the help of other fire departments, Huntsville and Montgomery County, put out a commercial building fire on Mabry Street in New Waverly. A mechanic’s shop was lost in the blaze,…

  • HUNTSVILLE IS 180 YEARS OLD

    You might not have noticed, but Huntsville turned 180 years old over the weekend. The city as we know it began its development in 1835. Pleasant Gray, along with his wife and children, petitioned the…

  • Solicitation Of Minors Sting Operation In Montgomery County

    The Houston Chronicle reports that 26 adults face charges as a result of an undercover sting operation that lasted a couple of months by a Montgomery County task force looking into crimes against children. Most…

  • County Judge Danny Pierce Appoints Interim Pct. 3 Commissioner

    Walker County Judge Danny Pierce has appointed retired insurance agent Glen R. Reader to complete the remaining term of former Precinct #3 Commissioner Bobby Warren. Mr. Reader was sworn in in a ceremony Wednesday in…

  • Commissioner White Update On New Jail Food Service

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie White. Besides a recent contract with Montgomery County to receive revenue to house some of their inmates in our new County Jail,…

  • Walker County Jail Agreement For Montgomery County Inmates Approved

    Walker County Jail Operations Captain Steve Fisher discussed an Interlocal Cooperation Agreement with Montgomery County to house Montgomery County inmates in the new Walker County Jail in Commissioners Court Monday . . . .  …

  • Commissioner Warren Resignation Update

    Monday morning, Precinct #3 Commissioner Bobby Warren told Commissioners’ Court he was leaving the court . . . .   The resignation follows Warren’s recent arrest for DWI in Montgomery County. Walker County Judge Danny…