Articles Tagged “Texas Department”

  • Auto Theft Task Force Investigates Stolen Trailers Case

    On November 14th, Deputy Ashlie Johnson with the Walker County Sheriff’s Office (who are members of the Montgomery County Auto Theft Task Force), conducted a traffic stop on a trailer, displaying what was determined to…

  • Three More Arrests Made in Local Skeletal Remains Case

    On Monday, September 19, officers with the Huntsville Police Department began an investigation of skeletal remains found in the area of FM 247 and Grivich Drive. Since that date, HPD detectives have been working diligently…

  • Open House Public Meeting on I-45 Central Walker County Project Tuesday

    The Bryan District of the Texas Department of Transportation will be holding an open house meeting regarding plans to enhance freight mobility and address congestion along the I-45 corridor.  The project limits are from SH…

  • Lee College Huntsville Center Looking for Part-time Adjunct Faculty

    With a growing enrollment of more than 1,200 incarcerated students pursuing associate degrees and certificates, the Lee College Huntsville Center is looking for new adjunct faculty to teach classes part-time at Texas Department of Criminal…

  • Fire Public Protection Classification Upgrade

    At this week’s “State of the City Address,” City Manager Matt Benoit passed along that the Texas Department of Insurance Insurance Service Office has recommended that Huntsville received a “2” classification. A letter from the…

  • City Council Special Session Today

    The Huntsville City Council will have a workshop today at 1:30 in the City Council Chamber. The Council will meet with Walker County Commissioners, the Texas Department of Transportation and the Gulf Coast Strategic Highway…

  • TxDOT Restriping Lines on Highway 30

    Beginning today and tomorrow, weather depending, the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor will be restriping the lanes of SH 30 from the Walker/Grimes County Line to 13 miles east.  Motorists who travel this area…

  • Confirmed Travel-Related Case of Zika in Walker County

    The Texas Department of State Health Services has confirmed one case of the Zika virus in Walker County. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis verified the case was travel-related and contracted outside Walker County.…

  • Galilee Citizens Express Concern over Store Construction

    During “Citizen Input” at Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, citizens were in attendance to express concern about new construction near churches on Highway 30 near Galilee. Galilee area resident and Mayor Tom Freeman initially…

  • New TDCJ Deputy Executive Director Named

    Oscar Mendoza has been selected as the new Deputy Executive Director of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Mendoza brings more than 37 years experience with the agency to the new position. He will assume…