Articles Tagged “Texas Department”

  • 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…

  • TDCJ Hiring Seminar

    Current hiring opportunities and career benefits for Correctional Officers and other positions with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice will be presented during a seminar to be held Thursday at 6:30 at the Texas Prison…

  • Crime Stoppers Seeking Information

    Crime Stoppers is assisting the Texas Department of Public Safety seeking information on a traffic accident occurring on April 26, 2016 around 3pm. The accident occurred near the 108 mile post marker of Interstate 45…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets for Special Session

    Walker County Commissioners Court will meet for a special session this morning at nine at the courthouse. Burns Architecture and J.E. Kingham Construction will discuss for approval the Guaranteed Maximum Price for the rehabilitation of…

  • TDCJ Executive Director Brad Livingston Retiring

    Executive Director of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, Brad Livingston, announced Friday afternoon to the Texas Board of Criminal Justice his decision to retire after leading the agency for nearly 12 years. Livingston is…

  • Talk, Text, Crash

    With more than 100,000 statewide traffic crashes involving distracted driving each year, the Texas Department of Transportation is hoping to reach people and reduce crashes. In April, TxDOT kicks off its annual “Talk, Text, Crash”…

  • I-10 Closed at Texas-Louisiana Border Due to Rising Flood Waters

    AUSTIN – Due to continued flooding from excessive rainfall along the Texas-Louisiana state line, the Texas Department of Transportation has closed Interstate 10 near the state line. All motorists who are driving eastbound to Louisiana…

  • School Breakfast Week

    Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller says, “Texas schools across the state will join the Texas Department of Agriculture in celebrating School Breakfast Week.” It happens March 7th through the 11th . . . .  …

  • DSHS Fish Consumption Warning

    For your health information, we’ve been informed that the Texas Department of State Health Services issued a fish consumption advisory for Lake Livingston and portions of the Trinity River after laboratory testing of fish samples…

  • Fair at SHSU to Connect Students with Local Organizations

    Students who are interested in volunteer service opportunities are invited to attend the Volunteer Opportunities Fair today from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Lowman Student Center Mall Area. The volunteer opportunities fair is…