Articles Tagged “Walker County”

  • Mayor Thanks Hurricane Harvey Volunteers

    Hurricane Harvey volunteers were honored with a reception before the beginning of the City Council’s regular session at City Hall Tuesday. During the regular session, Mayor Andy Brauninger thanked Emergency Management Coordinators for both the…

  • Treveon Deon Williams Found Guilty of Murder

    The Huntsville Item reports that 21-year-old Huntsville resident Treveon Deon Williams was given a 40-year sentence by a Walker County jury on Monday for the murder of 20-year-old Hoveaire Easley from Conroe in November of…

  • 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…

  • Texas Health and Human Services at Storm Shelter Through Sunday for D-SNAP

    Representatives from the Texas Health & Human Services will be at the Walker County Storm Shelter assisting residents with disaster food assistance beginning today  through Sunday.  This is for anyone in Walker County that was…

  • Texas Health and Human Services at Storm Shelter Monday for D-Snap

    The state is rolling out disaster food assistance in Walker County, commonly known as D-SNAP. Representatives from Texas Health & Human Services will be at the Walker County Storm Shelter assisting residents with disaster food…

  • I-45 Lane Closures Beginning Friday

    Beginning at 8PM Friday, September 15, the southbound lanes of IH-45 will be closed to traffic from approximately 5 miles north of New Waverly to the FM 1375/IH-45 interchange. Vehicles traveling south on IH-45 in…

  • Kate Barr Ross Park Closed for Relief Efforts

    The City’s Kate Barr Ross Park will be closed for an indefinite period due to staging of hurricane relief efforts. The Texas Army National Guard has been permitted to place vehicles and personnel at the…

  • Emergency Management Accepting Damage Assessments

    Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator Sherri Pegoda informs us that Walker County has declared a local disaster.  Governor Abbot included Walker County in the state disaster.  Now we are waiting on President Trump to include Walker…

  • 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…

  • National Weather Service Update-Flash Flood Warning

    The National Weather Service in League City has extended the Flash Flood Warning for Grimes, Montgomery, San Jacinto, Polk and Walker County until 12:45 PM today.