Articles Tagged “Texas”

  • Operation “You Are Not Forgotten”

    Operation “You Are Not Forgotten”

    Operation “You Are Not Forgotten” is set for noon-9pm Nov. 10 at the H.E.A.R.T.S. Veterans of Museum of Texas in Huntsville. Donations are being solicited to ensure our troops & military families are not forgotten…

  • Disaster Recovery Center Schedule Change

    News Release Changes at Several Disaster Recovery Centers in Three Counties AUSTIN, Texas – Four State of Texas/FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers will offer a variety of services on an alternating schedule beginning Friday, Sept. 29,…

  • Man Sentenced to 35 Years for Meth Trafficking from Texas to Louisiana

    Walker County, Sheriff Clint McRae advised that a long term narcotics investigation recently came to a conclusion Tuesday with the sentencing of John Jacob Lavergne. Lavergne, 39, a native of Louisiana, was ordered to federal…

  • Military Helps in Hurricane Restoration

    Various branches of the military reserves have been put into action to handle the aftermath of recent hurricanes. For example, in a briefing at the Defense Department Friday General Diana Holland of the U-S Army…

  • Representative Ernest Bailes Will Speak to Walker County Republican Women Today

    Today,  District 18 House Representative Ernest Bailes will be in town to talk about the September 1st Texas legislative changes and the Hurricane Harvey impact on District 18 at a meeting of the Walker County…

  • Texas Prison Museum Raffle

    The Texas Prison Museum, a great tourist asset to our community, is looking to expand. They are in need of a new wing for more display, and they need more storage space. As we informed…

  • Houston Food Bank Truck Scheduled to be in Huntsville Saturday

    Due to emergency aid conditions in Texas, the Houston Food Bank is now available to come to town this Saturday. Because of hurricane relief, the food bank has received more supplies and will be delivering…

  • Cavender’s Offers Hurricane Harvey Relief T-Shirt

    The Cavender Family is asking their loyal customers to join them in purchasing a Hurricane Harvey “Tough” T-shirt, available starting today in all of their 79 stores across Texas and the southwest. The T-shirt is…

  • Energy from Windpower in Texas

    Texas continues to lead the nation in both annual installations (with 2,611 MW added in 2016) and cumulative installed wind capacity, reaching a total of 20,320 megawatts (MW) of wind installed by the end of…

  • Governor Signs Education Bill

    Governor Greg Abbott has signed House Bill 21 (HB 21) to create a school finance commission as well as provide immediate funding for public education, historic funding for charter school facilities and new programs for…