Articles Tagged “October”

  • Domestic Violence Victims Programs Scheduled at SHSU

    SHSU College of Criminal Justice Publications Coordinator Beth Kuhles tells us, “To raise awareness about domestic violence, the Crime Victims Institute and the Crime Victims Service Alliance will host three events in October, including “The…

  • Fire Prevention Week

    With now through October 12th being Fire Prevention Week, Walker County Firefighters and the National Fire Protection Association are promoting “It’s Fire Prevention Week: Prevent Kitchen Fires!” This year’s campaign focuses on preventing home kitchen…

  • Flags Fly at Half-Staff Today for Sgt. Virgil LaRue

    The City of Huntsville was granted permission by Governor Perry’s office to fly flags at half-staff today in honor of Sgt. Virgil LaRue, a WWII veteran and survivor of the Bataan Death March. Sgt. LaRue…

  • “Great Muddy Escape” Planned

    The Great Muddy Escape, held every October in Huntsville, has something for everyone. For the extreme adventurer, there are the culverts, the mud pits, and the wall. The Great Muddy Escape is a fun-run for…

  • Water Main Flushing Underway in Huntsville

    The City of Huntsville started a routine maintenance process on its water distribution Wednesday which will continue through October 22. This activity, which will primarily entail water main flushing, will help maintain a bacteria-free environment…

  • 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.…

  • CASA Plans 5K Run

    CASA, or Court Appointed Special Advocates, has something special coming up October 5th at 8:30 in the morning. Spokesperson Erin Thompson tells us more . . . . CASA5K9-30-13 Erin said to sign up now…

  • Conflict Resolution Month

    In an effort to lessen at least some of the conflict in the world, SHSU is doing their part this month. Associate Director of Communications Julia May tells us how . . . . CONFRES9-27-13…

  • Ag Commissioner Staples Update on State Fair

    The State Fair of Texas is officially underway in Dallas through October 20th, and Texas Ag Commissioner Todd Staples fills us in on some unusual visitors this year to the Food & Fiber pavillion. You…

  • Community Plan Update

    As you’ve been hearing, the County is having a Community Planning meeting coming up Tuesday, October 1st, beginning at 9:30 in the morning at the Walker County Storm Shelter. The public is invited to participate.…