Articles Tagged “Walker County Jail”

  • Local Home Invasion Robbery Arrests

    Recently the Huntsville Police Department and the Walker County Sheriff’s Office arrested four people suspected in two home invasion robberies during the past couple of months. Involvement in a third home invasion robbery is also…

  • Galveston Man & Others Arrested After Chase Down Old Houston Road

    Wednesday night, 23-year-old Michael Briock of Galveston was charged with evading arrest with a vehicle and criminal mischief following a dead-end chase down Old Houston Road. During a traffic stop, Briock took-off down the street…

  • Commissioners Move Ahead on New County Jail

    Monday morning, Walker County Commissioners moved forward in their efforts to build a new Walker County Jail. We talked with County Purchasing Agent Linda McKenzie . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/JAIL1-7-16-12.mp3|titles=JAIL#1-7-16-12] Sedalco President Tom Kader attended…

  • Commissioners Move Forward on New Jail

    Plans for the new Walker County Jail are moving forward. Steps are underway for proposals from a “C-MAR,” a Construction Manager at Risk for the project. An agenda item authorizing Burns Architecture to proceed with…

  • Certificate of Obligation Bonds for Jail Okayed

    Walker County Commissioners met for a regular session at the Courthouse Tuesday morning. Commissioners considered an order authorizing the issuance of the Walker County Certificate of Obligation Bonds, Series 2012, in regard to the planned…

  • Commissioners Meet this Morning

    Walker County Commissioners will meet this morning at nine at the Courthouse. Commissioners will review various departmental reports. Planning and Development Director Andy Isbell will hold a public hearing concerning the closing, vacating, and abandoning…

  • New Waverly Teacher Charged

    Wednesday, former New Waverly teacher and powerlifting coach Mike Lawrence Carolan was arrested and charged with having an improper relationship with a female student. Carolan was taken into custody by Conroe police and transported to…