Articles Tagged “Walker County”

  • “Burn Ban” in Effect at Noon Today

    At Monday’s afternoon special session of Walker County Commissioners’ Court, County Judge Danny Pierce put a “Burn Ban” into effect for Walker County beginning at noon today, Tuesday, August 1st.

  • Outside I-45 Lane to Close Tonight at Weigh Station in New Waverly

    Beginning this evening, the Weight-in-Motion Manufacturer will be replacing the faulty sensors and equipment at the Walker County weigh station located on IH-45 in New Waverly. They will close the outside lane on IH-45 to…

  • HMH Board Chairman Mac Woodward Comments on Hospital’s Future

    Speculation over the future of Huntsville Memorial Hospital has many wondering whether the closure of the local hospital could become a reality. According to hospital officials, the answer is a definite “NO.” Mac Woodward, HMH…

  • Huntsville Memorial Stresses Commitment to residents

    Speculation over the future of Huntsville Memorial Hospital has many wondering whether the closure of the local hospital could become a reality. According to hospital officials, the answer is a definite “NO.” Mac Woodward, HMH…

  • Local Man Arrested on Porn Charges

    The Huntsville Item reports that 21-year-old Huntsville resident Geremias Alvarado was arrested Saturday on charges of possession with intent to promote child pornography and indecency with a child. The Sheriff’s Office had received a call…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets for Special Session

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a special session at 1:30 this afternoon. Laura Yosko from the Special Prosecution Unit will discuss taking action on switching phone/internet services currently provided by AT&T to Suddenlink Business Services.…

  • “Bearkat All Paws In” Needs Volunteers

    “Bearkat All Paws In” is the largest community service event undertaken at SHSU. It’s hosted by the Student Government and will have volunteers throughout the Walker County area volunteering at sites that need volunteers. The…

  • Sheriff McRae Invites Citizens to Become Associate Members of the Sheriff’s Association of Texas

    Responding to the increased number of citizens wanting to assist law enforcement officials and build a stronger partnership in the fight against crime, Sheriff Clint R. McRae has announced that Walker County citizens are being…

  • HUB Show Ahead

    The City of Huntsville, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, Sam Houston State University, the SHSU Small Business Development Center, HISD and Walker County will together sponsor the Annual Historically Underutilized Business (HUB)/Vendor Show. The…

  • New Waverly Volunteer Fire Department Adds Zoll Cardiac Monitor

    This week saw another step forward in a joint effort between Walker County ESD # 2 and the New Waverly Fire Department to improve the delivery of emergency medical services within the boundaries of the…