Articles Tagged “party”

  • Walker County Fair Queen Contest Underway

    There was a press party and barbecue for the 2015 Walker County Fair Queen Contest last night at the fairgrounds. Five candidates are vying for the Queen position. Not only are they lovely young women,…

  • Crawfish Boil At SHSU Today

    A big Crawfish Boil kicks off this afternoon at SHSU. Associate Director of Student Activities Brandon Cooper tells us more . . . .   The block party will kick off at 4 PM, and…

  • TxDOT Urges Superbowl Fans To Plan Ahead For Driving

    With Super Bowl party plans nearing the goal line, the Texas Department of Transportation reminds football fans to drive sober or not at all. TxDOT Executive Director Lt. General Joe Weber reminds everyone that, “The…

  • Entergy Texas Reminds Customers To Be Wary Of Scams

    Scammers continue to target Entergy customers in Texas and surrounding states. The con artist calls and tells the customer their electric bill payment is past due, and that service will be disconnected within the hour…

  • Speaker Boehner Speaks At Press Briefing Thursday

    At the House Speaker Briefing in Washington Thursday, Congressman John Boehner was asked, “Aside from your plans on immigration, what else is at the top of your priority list once your party takes control of…

  • Suspect In University Of Virginia Disappearance Caught

    Thirty-two-year-old Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr., a suspect in the disappearance of 18-year-old University of Virginia student Hannah Elizabeth Graham, was arrested yesterday in Galveston County. The sophomore college student, Graham, had not been seen since…

  • Texas Republican Convention Kicks Off Today

    The Republican Convention for the state gets underway in Fort Worth today and will continue through the 7th. Governor Rick Perry is scheduled to speak during the first day of the convention. George P. Bush…

  • Runoff Election Day Voting

    Today is election day where voters may cast their ballot in the Democratic Primary Runoff and Republican Primay Runoff contests. County Election Officer Diana McRae informs us that 440 voters turned out on the last…

  • Early Voting and Primary Runoffs Ahead

    County Election Officer Diana McRae informs us that early voting for the Republican Primary Runoff and the Democratic Primary Runoff will begin Monday, May 19th. Early voting will last for only one week, instead of…

  • Scams Underway in Walker County

    Walker County Sheriffs Office Operations Captain Tim Whitecotton informs us that a phone scam is currently underway in Huntsville. The perpetrator calls up individuals and tells them that they’ve missed jury duty and that a…