Articles Tagged “Texas Department”

  • SHSU’s “Real Talk with C-J” Wednesday

    Human trafficking is one of the most lucrative criminal enterprises nationwide, second only to drugs, and Houston is a hub of activity in sexual exploitation, with domestic and international victims that include children and adults,…

  • Grape Industry Growing in Texas

    As we’ve explored in the past how the Texas economy grows with our diverse and plentiful agricultural products, Texas Department of Agriculture administrator Rick Rhodes now fills us in on the growing grape industry in…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet at the courthouse at nine this morning for a regular session. Commissioners will hear or examine various department reports. Walker County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford will discuss and/or approve the…

  • Ag Commissioner Sid Miller Visits Washington

    Texas Ag Commissioner Sid Miller recently visited officials in Washington, D.C. He met with members of the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture, the U-S Department of Agriculture, the U-S Chamber of Commerce and…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a special session this morning at nine at the courthouse. Justice of the Peace for Precinct #4 Stephen Cole will discuss approving hiring of an employee at J-P #4 at…

  • Governor Takes Action to Combat Illegal Border Crossings

    With the significant increase in the number of illegal crossings across the Texas border, Governor Greg Abbott has taken action in the wake of federal inaction. Across the Texas border, apprehensions through October and November…

  • Update on Last Night’s Aggravated Robbery

    According to Huntsville Police Chief Kevin Lunsford, on December 8th at approximately 11:30 p.m. officers responded to a shooting call in the 2100 block of Sycamore Avenue. Upon investigation, officers learned that the shooting had…

  • !980 Jane Doe

    Missing Jane Doe

    The Walker County Sheriff’s Office has given us information on a “cold case” to pass along to local citizens for their possible help. On Friday, October 31, 1980, a white female 15 to 20 years…

  • City Manager Benoit On Transportation Alternative Grant

    At the recent State of the City Address, Huntsville City Manager Matt Benoit was pleased to pass along that “we have been a recipient of a Transportation Alternative Program grant from the Texas Department of…

  • FM 1375 New Waverly Exit Closed

    Beginning today, the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor will close the IH-45 west frontage road between FM 1374 and FM 1375 and from FM 1375 south to the IH-45 South Entrance Ramp to thru…