Articles Tagged “Texas Department”

  • Ag Commissioners Staples Invites Everyone To State Fair

    Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples welcomes visitors to the State Fair of Texas — the Lone Star State’s largest fair — and encourages fairgoers to celebrate the best of Texas at the Texas Department of Agriculture’s…

  • Texas National Guard Arrives At Border

    Around noon Wednesday, the Texas Military Forces (TMF) report the first group of Texas National Guard (TXNG) soldiers and airmen arrived along the Texas-Mexico border to take up observational posts in support of the Texas…

  • FM 1375 Bridge Over I-45 To Be Closed Thursday

    On Thursday, August 14, at 8 AM, weather permitting, the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor will close the FM 1375 bridge over IH 45 near New Waverly. The IH 45 frontage roads will remain…

  • Grade Separaton of State Highway 30 and FM 1791 Open

    On Wednesday, August 13th, at 8 AM, weather permitting, the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor will open the Grade Separation on SH 30 which passes under FM 1791 in Walker County to two-way traffic. …

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. On today’s “Statutory Agenda,” County Clerk Kari French will discuss the Records Management Plan and various fees. District Clerk Robyn…

  • TDCJ Schedules Hiring Seminar

    Current hiring opportunities and career benefits for Correctional Officers with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice will be presented at a hiring seminar on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. at the Gib Lewis…

  • Open House in New Waverly Today On New Intersection Construction at I-45 & FM 1375

    The Bryan District of the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will construct new intersections of the IH 45 frontage roads with FM 1375 to enhance safety. An informal open house is scheduled for today between…

  • TxDOT Transportation Planning Meeting Tonight

    TxDOT is seeking pubic input on a long-range transportation plan. Bryan District residents are  invited to offer feedback on a plan to address future transportation needs tonight from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at the Bryan…

  • Hurricane Functional Exercise Held Monday in Huntsville

    Walker County and City Emergency Management Officials, along with various law enforcement branches and state officials, conducted a Hurricane Functional Exercise at the Emergency Operations Center at the Sheriff’s Office Monday throughout the day. Emergency…

  • Fighting Title Fraud

    Walker County is assisting the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles to stop title fraud in Texas, and county residents can help by learning how to protect themselves before they buy a used vehicle. Tax Assessor-Collector…