Articles Tagged “Texas Department”

  • Farmers & Ranchers Impacted By Wildfires Urged To Apply For Assistance

    As firefighters struggle to contain wildfires in areas of rural Texas, Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller is calling on fellow Texans to lend a helping hand to those in need by donating to the State of…

  • Election Identification Certificates Are Available At DPS

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding Texans in advance of the upcoming November election that Election Identification Certificates (EIC) are available year-round at all Texas driver license offices for individuals in need…

  • FM1375 New Waverly Exit Update

    We were informed Tuesday that beginning this past Monday the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor was scheduled to reopen the FM 1375 bridge over I-45. In addition, the contractor was to begin the process…

  • New Sidewalks Coming To Huntsville

    If you haven’t heard, there was good news on sidewalks for Huntsville at this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council. Mayor Mac Woodward said sidewalks grants have come through. City Manager Matt Benoit…

  • Local Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis Calls In FEMA Assistance

    In Commissioner Court Monday morning, Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis told commissioners, that “We were at a standstill when we got into the disaster with the team that we had.” He said they “were…

  • Texas Stash House Rewards Program

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) seized nearly 70 pounds of marijuana and more than four pounds of hash oil on Sept. 16 at a residence in El Paso. The seizure was the result…

  • 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 at a hiring seminar on Monday, October 5th, at 6:30 p.m. at the…

  • KATS Safety Bash Tonight At SHSU

    The Sam Houston State University Police Department will host the second annual “Kats Safety Bash” tonight from 6-8 p.m. in the Bowers Stadium Parking Lot. Participants will be able to visit with emergency personnel from…

  • State Fair Of Texas Ahead

    The big State Fair of Texas kicks off this Friday in Dallas and runs through October 18th. Besides all the rides, carnival games, exhibits and great food, the Texas Department of Agriculture Food and Fiber…

  • TxDOT Traffic Switch At SH 75 & I-45

    TxDOT Traffic Switch At SH 75 & I-45

    Beginning yesterday, the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor performed a traffic switch to open the SH 75 lanes between the east frontage road and IH-45. The traffic switch will move traffic onto the new concrete…