Articles Tagged “Walker County”

  • High Speed Rail Issue Discussed In Commissioners’ Court

    At the regular meeting of Commissioners’ Court this week, local citizen Linda Thompson updated commissioners on the proposed high-speed train from Central Railway that would travel between Dallas and Houston. There are no plans, so…

  • Two Arrested For Aggravated Robbery

    KBTX Channel 3 reports that following the robbery of a Walker County home, two people have been arrested. In custody are 40-year-old Christey Dawn Goodie and 30-year-old Justin Michael Ray of Brenham. Law enforcement authorities…

  • Ag Commissioner Sid Miller Talks About FFA

    4-H and FFA have played a vital role in inspiring young people in Huntsville and Walker County to become leaders. Texas Ag Commissioner Sid Miller was a former FFA member and said that it “played…

  • EMC Butch Davis Comments On Storm Shelter

    On our “Around Town” public affairs program this past weekend, County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis and City Administrator John Waldo were our guests. Walker County has a very large, modern storm shelter now. For…

  • Walker County Moves Forward In Environmental Efforts

    Efforts are always underway in Walker County by local volunteers and officials to improve the City and County’s environment. This was celebrated Tuesday in the City Council’s chambers. First, Office Manager at Walker County Road…

  • Law Enforcement Pursued Suicidal Man Through Two Counties Tuesday

    According to the Montgomery County Police Reporter, Walker County law enforcement reports that Tuesday night a suicidal man was pursued by several law enforcement agencies through two counties. It was reported the man had explosives…

  • Saturday Afternoon Road Closings

    The Walker County Office of Emergency Mangement has reported that Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie White advises that Loma Road will be closed from the river to the Grimes County line in Walker County.  Also Birdwell…

  • Tim Paulsel Comments On Leaving Commissioners Post

    Following 16 years of serving the Walker County community as Precinct #4 Commissioner, Tim Paulsel is leaving his post for other pursuits at the end of this month. We talked with him recently . .…

  • Resolution Against High-Speed Rail Considered

    A resolution against high-speed rail coming through Walker County was discussed by Commissioners in a special session Monday. Texas Central High-Speed Railway is a private company that is trying to bring in a high-speed rail…

  • Santa Slam Kickball Tournament Yields Toys For Kids

    The Huntsville Police Officers Association recently partnered with the Sam Houston State University Sigma Alpha organization to hold the second annual “Santa Slam Kickball Tournament,” benefiting the Boys and Girls Club of Walker County. According…