Articles Tagged “Walker County”

  • A Look At Texas Cattle

    Texas Ag Commissioner Todd Staples says we have nearly 11 million head of cattle in Texas–the largest cattle herd in the nation. Staples says Santa Gertrudis is a Texas original, and so is a favorite…

  • Fourth Annual “Day for Kids” Tomorrow

    This Saturday, September 13th, the Boys & Girls Club of Walker County is celebrating their Fourth Annual “Day for Kids.” Boys & Girls Club Executive Director Michelle Spencer has the information . . . .…

  • No Burn Ban For Walker County For Now

    Still no burn ban in effect for Walker County. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis addressed commissioners after consulting on the Keetch Byram Drought Index, or KBDI . . . .

  • Vehicle Catches Fire After Hitting Cow On FM 3478

    A vehicle struck a cow on FM 3478 north of town around 5:30 this morning near the Trinity River. The vehicle caught on fire and fire emergency vehicles were dispatched. FM 3478 was closed down. …

  • Four Booked On Theft Of Property

    Four people–39-year-old Kevin Bright, 37-year-old Robert Henkhause, 41-year-old Robin Harrison and 36-year-old Candace McDaniel of Conroe–were booked into the Walker County Jail on theft of property charges. The arrests were initiated following an investigation that…

  • City U Returns

    The City of Huntsville is excited to announce the return of the City U. program, an opportunity for citizens throughout Huntsville and Walker County to learn more about municipal staff and processes. City Secretary Lee…

  • City U Progam Sign-Up Underway

    The City announces the return of the “City U Program” which is an opportunity for citizens throughout Walker County to learn about their local government. City Secretary Lee Woodward fills us in . . .…

  • Long Distance and 9-1-1 Phone Service in Some Areas Outside of Walker County Not Working

    Scott Morris with Windstream tells us there has been a fiber cut to phone lines in certain areas of Southeast Texas. Walker County is NOT affected. He said, however, Trinity, and other counties are affected…

  • Major Accident This Morning-Highway 75 North Near Sutterfield Lane

    Major Accident This Morning-Highway 75 North Near Sutterfield Lane

    DPS Troopers and other emergency personnel were on the scene of a major accident on Highway 75 North near Sutterfield Lane in Walker County this morning.  The only information we have at this time is…

  • CASA Seeking Volunteers

    Make a note, if you’d like to become involved in a very worthwhile activity in the community, CASA of Walker County training for CASA Advocates starts on Tuesday, June 10th. Applications are available on their…