Articles Tagged “Walker County”

  • Gracie’s Care Presentation in Commissioners’ Court

    In Walker County Commissioners’ Court this week Chairperson for the Walker County Child Protective Services Board, Jessie Parker, addressed commissioners regarding support for Gracie’s Care, a faith-based residential child care service organization owned by Penny…

  • Lumberton Man Indicted for Intoxicated Manslaughter

    The Huntsville Item reports that 26-year-old Lumberton resident Robert Seagada was indicted for intoxicated manslaughter by a Walker County grand jury this month. The charge is for allegedly being under the influence of narcotics when…

  • Ambulance Remount Approved by Commissioners

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday, EMS Coordinator John Nabors addressed commissioners for approval of a bid for the purchase of an ambulance remount. With a budget for the remount of $102,500 the County received bids higher…

  • Major Accident I-45

    At Around 8:15 this morning. The State of Texas operations center received an initial report of a road closure in Walker County.  Interstate Highway 45–all lanes, north and southbound, were closed due to a crash…

  • Santa’s Helpers Bowling Tournament

    The 2016 Santa’s Helpers Bowling Tournament will be Saturday, November 12th at noon at Huntsville Lanes. Teams of four cost $100 with sponsorships beginning at $50. Santa’s Helpers, provides Christmas gifts for several hundred Walker…

  • Head Start & Brookshire Brothers Thanksgiving Program

    Several organizations in the Walker County community are helping out families for Thanksgiving. We talked with Head Start’s Virginia Lou Danford Tuesday . . . .

  • Santa’s Helpers Bowling Tournament Ahead

    The 2016 Santa’s Helpers Bowling Tournament will be Saturday, November 12 at noon at Huntsville Lanes. Teams of four cost $100 with sponsorships beginning at $50. Santa’s Helpers, provides Christmas gifts for several hundred Walker…

  • Last Night’s Debate

    In Las Vegas, the accusations flew back and forth in last night’s third and final debate between presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Clinton called Trump “dangerous. He said she was “nasty.” Moderator Chris…

  • Man Drowns in Riverside Area

    The Huntsville Item has reported that Friday evening a 51-year-old man from Riverside drowned in northern Walker County near the Bethy Creek Resort. The man had been in a kayak in the area before he…

  • National Night Out in Huntsville

    Don’t forget local law enforcement’s National Night Out kicks off this afternoon. The main event will take place from 4 to 7 PM at Kate Barr Ross Park 486 State Highway 75 North. It’s an…