Articles Tagged “Update”

  • Update on Hurricane Irma and Earthquake in Mexico

    Early Friday, the United States Geological Survey recorded a magnitude 8.1 earthquake about 73 miles off Tres Pico, Mexico along the southern coast there. The quake caused tsunami waves rising to at least 2.3 feet.…

  • Update from County EMC Butch Davis

    Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis reported to us this morning that Walker County will resume business as usual today, except no 12th District Court will meet. Mr. Davis reports that both shelters will…

  • Update from Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis

    We talked with Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis this morning and he updated us on the current weather and flooding situation in our area . . . .   Mr. Davis said, they’re…

  • Update on SHSU Closings

    SHSU reports that the main campus and The Woodlands Center are closed through Labor Day and classes will resume Tuesday, September 5th.

  • Commissioner Daugette Delivers Highway 14 Update

    Precinct #3 Commissioner Bill Daugette, who had attended a meeting in Austin about the proposed Highway 14 Central Texas Corridor put on by the Gulf Coast Strategic Highway Coalition, gave an update to commissioners on…

  • Update on Recent Shooting Incidents in Charlotte and Tulsa

    There were protestors in Charlotte, North Carolina last night for the third evening regarding the shooting of 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott earlier in the week. The protests were not at the level of violence and…

  • Update on New Paid Parking at SHSU

    The conversion of Bobby K. Marks Drive and Bearkat Boulevard to one-way traffic has been completed, and the traffic patterns have changed. Along the two street segments, over 200 paid parking spaces have been installed.…

  • Update on Tuesday Presidential Primaries

    In West Virginia primaries last night, Bernie Sanders picked up more votes than Hillary Clinton, while Donald Trump, with no one running against him, won. He also won the Nebraska primary last night with no…

  • Update on Money Received for Housing Offenders

    With the larger amount of space in the new Walker County Jail now, the housing of inmates from other counties is paying off. Commissioner Henry asked County Auditor Patricia Allen to confirm $56,499 received for…

  • Update on Capitol Shooting

    Sixty-six-year-old Larry Russel Dawson, the man who allegedly pulled out a gun at the U-S Capitol Visitor Center Monday near police officers, has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon and assault on a…