Articles Tagged “State Health Services”

  • HIV Study Reports Higher Rates in County

    According to a study in the May 2013 issue of “The Professional Geographer,” areas surrounding TDCJ prison facilities report higher HIV rates than those that don’t have the facilities. The study found that in ZIP…

  • Rabies Vaccine Drop for Skunks Scheduled

    The Texas Department of State Health Services informs us area that drops of baits containing rabies vaccine for skunks will begin in late January in East Central Texas. Walker County is included in this area.…

  • Community Baby Shower Today

    The “Grand Drop-off” for the Community Baby Shower takes place today between noon and 6 PM at the Target Parking lot in Huntsville. You’re asked to join hands in support of Child Health Month along…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a regular session at nine this morning at the courthouse. This morning, commissioners will hear an update on the construction of the new County Jail. Commissioners will also discuss…

  • Commissioners Meet Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet at the courthouse for a regular session at nine this morning. They’ll hear an update on the construction of the new County Jail and receive departmental reports. Juvenile Services Director…