Articles Tagged “New Waverly”

  • 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…

  • Bank Robbery & Attempted Break-in in New Waverly

    Friday, law enforcement investigators were looking for an armed man who robbed the First Victoria Bank in New Waverly. Wearing a disguise, the man forced a bank employee inside the bank and stole an undisclosed…

  • Tax Abatement Agreement Okayed by Commissioners for Chemex Modular

    Monday, Walker County Commissioners approved a tax abatement agreement in Tax Abatement Zone Number One in the New Waverly area between the County and Chemex Modular. Precinct #4 Commissioner Tim Paulsel, who has been working…

  • Commissioners Move Forward on Tax Abatement Reinvestment Zone

    Monday morning Walker County Commissioners took step one toward creation of a Tax Abatement Reinvestment Zone Number One. Precinct #4 Commissioner Tim Paulsel said the Chemex Company has acquired 12.81 acres just outside the city…

  • Update on November Elections

    The official date to file to run on the upcoming November ballot is July 27th. Because it falls on a Saturday, candidates must wait until the 29th to file. The deadline for filing is August…

  • Firefighters Train at New Waverly Fire Station

    Twenty-four Firefighters from Huntsville, North Montgomery County, and New Waverly converged on the New Waverly Fire Station on Saturday to continue training in wildfire firefighting and safety. With the summer fire season fast approaching and…

  • Cattle Trailer Overturns East of New Waverly

    Firefighter Jimmy Williams reports that New Waverly Firefighters responded to a call Sunday afternoon involving an 18 Wheeler hauling 67 head of cattle overturned on State Hwy 150, east of New Waverly. Firefighters were dispatched…

  • Two New Waverly Men Die in Accident

    Early Sunday morning, two New Waverly men were found dead inside a car near the intersection of North Clark Road and Mt. Zion Road in northern Montgomery County. Thirty-eight-year-old Jerry Hamm, the driver, was found…

  • Walker County Fair Project Winner Update

    Local area kids continue to compete at the Walker County Fair with their projects. Sunday evening, 14-year-old Shelby Lepley from New Waverly Junior High was awarded Grand Champion with her goat, Mr. T. Reserve Champion…

  • Old Crabbs Prairie Schoolhouse Burns

    Wednesday afternoon a fire destroyed the old Crabbs Prairie Schoolhouse near the intersection of Highway 75 North and FM 1696. The building had been converted into a residence by owners Max and Jessie Powell. They…