Articles Tagged “Texas Department”

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets tonight at six at City Hall. They will have a Public Hearing to receive citizen input regarding the maximum proposed tax rate for the 2015-16 Tax Year. They will also…

  • TDCJ Executive Director Brad Livingston Honored

    The American Correctional Association has awarded Brad Livingston, Executive Director of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, the 2015 Edward R. Cass Correctional Achievement Award. The award was created in 1962 in honor of Edward…

  • Highway 75 Construction Update

    Beginning Monday, July 27th, weather permitting; the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor will close the southbound SH 75 lanes between the east frontage road and IH-45. This closure will allow the contractor to continue building…

  • Town Creek Project Gets Go-Ahead

    The City of Huntsville was pleased to receive notification this week that it has received the award letter from the Texas Department of Emergency Management (TDEM) approving a scope of work for “Improvements along approximately…

  • $320,000 Drug Bust By Sheriff’s Office

    The Walker County Sheriff’s Office and the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office arrested two male suspects July 14th for Manufacture and Delivery of a Controlled Substance. Deputies from both agencies received information that the two suspects…

  • TDCJ C.O. KILLED IN NEW BOSTON INCIDENT

    47 year old Timothy Davison, a Texas Department of Corrections officer at the Telford Unit in New Boston, died as a result of injuries suffered at the hands of an inmate. According to TDCJ Public…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet at six tonight at City Hall. Previous to the meeting, at 4, they will discuss proposed updates to the City of Huntsville Development Code. During a Public Hearing at…

  • TxDOT Closings & Detours Tomorrow

    Beginning Tuesday, July 7, 2015, weather permitting, the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor will close the northbound SH 75 lanes between the east frontage road and IH-45. This closure will allow the contractor to build…

  • DPS Increasing DWI Patrols For July 4th Holiday

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has increased DWI patrols for a 12-day period that includes the July 4th holiday. Through July 7, DPS troopers will focus DWI patrols in high-risk locations at times…

  • County Commissioners Meet This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a special session this morning at nine at the courthouse. Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis will discuss for approval an order declaring a local state of disaster. Mr. Davis will…