Articles Tagged “Texas Department”

  • 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…

  • Click-It or Ticket Press Conference Tomorrow in New Waverly

    The Texas AgriLife Extension Service Passenger Safety Project in partnership with the Brazos Valley Injury Prevention Coalition and the Texas Department of Transportation – Bryan District – is hosting a Click-It or Ticket media event…

  • I-45 Southbound Outside Lane Opened

    Today, the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor will open the outside lane and shoulder on IH 45 Southbound in Walker County north of exit 118 at Huntsville. The work is part of a $10.4 million…

  • Accident Sunday South of New Waverly

    New Waverly Firefighter Jimmy Williams reports to us that Sunday evening, just after 8, on-duty New Waverly Firefighters were returning from a medical emergency East of New Waverly when they were dispatched to a major…

  • Temporary Closure of Outside Lane & Shoulder on I-45 Southbound

    Beginning today, the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor will temporarily close a short section of the outside lane and shoulder on IH 45 southbound in Walker County, north of exit 118 at Huntsville. This…

  • TDCJ Hiring Seminar Thursday

    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, April 3rd, at 6:30 p.m. at the Gib Lewis Unit…

  • AFSCME’s Lowry & Governor Perry Express Opposing Views on PREA Act Compliance

    In a three page letter delivered Friday to the US Justice Department, Texas Governor Rick Perry informed the US Justice Department that Texas would not be complying with the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA). The…

  • DPS Offers Election Identification Certificates

    As early voting for the primary election is underway, the Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding Texans that Election Identification Certificates, or EIC’s, are available at driver license offices during normal business hours. The…

  • Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Scholarships

    The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo has given out more than $350 million in scholarships and other education programs in Texas. Texas Department of Agriculture Administrator Rick Roads tells us, “Currently over 2,000 students are…