Articles Tagged “New Waverly”

  • Congressman Brady Comments on a Republican Senate

    Several pundits now predict a good chance for Republicans taking the U-S Senate in the upcoming election. We talked with Congressman Kevin Brady and asked him if he thought that could happen . . .…

  • Fair Competition Update

    Wednesday, 12-year-old New Waverly resident Katelyn Klawinsky won the Grand Champion award for the commercical heifer show. Twelve-year-old Taylor Bennet from New Waverly picked up the Reserve Grand Champion honor. Eleven-year-old Alpha Omega Academy student…

  • Monday’s Top Fair Winners

    At Monday night’s Walker County Lamb Show, sixteen-year-old New Waverly High School student Morgean Schultz and her heavyweight division lamb won the Grand Champion award. The Reserve Grand Champion prize was given to 16-year-old New…

  • Fatalities in New Waverly

    Around 5:30 PM Sunday, the New Waverly Fire Department was sent to a major accident on FM 1375 East about two miles west of New Waverly. Upon arrival, they found a 2001 Mustang had impacted…

  • 116-Year-Old Farmhouse Destroyed in New Waverly Fire

    New Waverly Firefighters responded just before 1 PM Monday to a house fire on Marion Lane, just South of the City. Within five minutes of the initial 9-1-1 call, the first crews were on the…

  • Texas Farm Credit Services Formed

    Two rural Texas lending cooperatives — AgriLand, Farm Credit Services (FCS) and Texas AgFinance, FCS — merged Jan. 1st. The resulting organization, known as Texas Farm Credit Services, has combined assets of $769 million. Texas…

  • Chase Ends in Huntsville Saturday

    A car chase involving several law enforcement agencies ended in Huntsville Saturday afternoon. Driving on Highway 75 between Conroe and Willis–a woman, who failed to stay in one lane–refused to stop her vehicle after police…

  • Camp Strake Purchase Finalized

    The purchase of the Boy Scouts’ Conroe campground, Camp Strake, has been finalized. Johnson Development Corporation will begin planning development of the 2,000 acre site. A good percentage of the area will have open spaces…

  • Chemex Modular Update

    As we informed you a while back, Chemex Modular is opening a new facility in the New Waverly area. We asked Walker County Precinct #4 Commissioner Tim Paulsel to update us about the company and…

  • October is Fire Prevention Month

    October is fire prevention month. And, as we head toward a time of the year where extra time will be spent cooking, New Waverly firefighter Jimmy Williams is on the news again this morning to…