Articles Tagged “October”

  • HISD Board Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will hold their regular board meeting at the Hawkins Administration Building tonight at six. The Board will recognize the employee and educator of the month, and John Fortner. Among items…

  • Former Secretary of State James Baker To Speak At SHSU

    SHSU Associate Director of Communications Julia May informs us that former United States Secretary of State–and one of the only four people who have received the Sam Houston Humanitarian Award–James Baker, will come to SHSU…

  • Haunted Hayride Volunteers Needed

    The City of Huntsville is going to host its second annual Haunted Hayride on Saturday, October 25, and is looking for volunteers who would like to partake in this event. Volunteer roles include, but are…

  • Changes For Upcoming Council Sessions

    Looking ahead to future council meetings, Mayor Mac Woodward filled everyone in on some changes to upcoming council sessions at this week’s regular meeting.. Looking ahead to October, Mayor Woodward suggested . . . .…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet this morning at nine at the courthouse. County Treasurer Sharon Duke wlll discuss approving the County Treasurer setting up a branch depository bank in Riverside for use by Justice of…

  • Fair On The Square Registration Underway

    The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the 40th Annual Fair on the Square on Saturday, October 4th. Registration has begun and vendor spaces are only $155 for a 10 x 10…

  • City Manager Benoit Comments On Sidewalk Construction Issues

    Various issues that resulted from the City implementing the Safe Routes to School sidewalks construction around the community gave rise to debate among councilmembers at their last session. We talked with City Manager Matt Benoit…

  • HISD Board Meeting Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will hold a regular board meeting at six this evening. Trustees will recognize students and staff. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes the approval of a budget amendment, a Texas Association of…

  • October City Water Maintenance Successful

    The City of Huntsville conducted a successful maintenance process on its water distribution system during October, and the staff would like to thank all residents for their cooperation and patience during the process. According to…

  • Testimony on the Obamacare Rollout Continued Tuesday

    The back-and-forth on Obamacare in Washington continues. Tuesday–before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee–Republican Senator from Tennessee Lamar Alexander questioned Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Marilyn Tavenner on issues related to…