Articles Tagged “Walker County Jail”

  • Jail Staff Cleared of Wrongdoing in Inmate Death

    The Item reports that a medical examiner has said that 22-year-old Symone Marshall, a Walker County inmate who was taken by ambulance from the Walker County Jail to Huntsville Memorial where she died on May…

  • Two Former Walker County Jailers Accused of Mistreatment

    The Huntsville Item reports that two Walker County jailers have been indicted by a grand jury for allegedly abusing inmates at the Walker County Jail in July. Matthew Derrick Beamon from Madisonville and James Dustin…

  • Former SHSU Student Sentenced by Grand Jury

    The Huntsville Item reports that Thursday a Walker County Grand Jury sentenced former SHSU student, 21-year-old Coby Alekzander Bradford, to 10 years probation after he pleaded guilty to five counts of felony burglary of a…

  • 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…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a regular session at nine this morning at the courthouse. County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford will discuss possible approval of options for elevator modernization, the Construction-Manager-at-Risk contract with J…

  • Commissary Service Approved for Jail

    Commissioners were in regular court session Monday morning taking care of business. Commissary service for the Walker County Jail was one of the items they looked at . . . .   Lone Star was…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for their regular session at the courthouse at nine this morning. Walker County Tax-Assessor Collector Diana McRae will discuss for approval a payment of accrued leave for two retiring employees…

  • New Waverly Man Charged With Shooting

    KBTX News reports that, following a shooting in Walker County Tuesday, one man has been hospitalized while another is in jail. The shooting occurred in the 100 block of FM 2693 outside of New Waverly.…

  • Commissioners Approve Jail Agreement With Trinity County

    In Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, Jail Director Captain Steve Fisher addressed commissioners about an Interlocal Cooperation Agreement related to Jail use with Trinity County. It’s similar to agreements we already have with Montgomery…

  • Walker County Jail Agreements Bring Money

    As you may have heard, our new Walker County Jail will be bringing money from a couple of sources for the County. Precinct #2 Walker County Commissioner Ronnie White fills us in . . .…