Articles Tagged “Walker County”

  • HISD Trustees Meet

    HISD Trustees will meet for a regular board session at the Huntsville High School tonight at six. A finalist for principal of Huntsville High School may be approved at tonight’s meeting. The Board will recognize…

  • Walker County Jail Inmate Dies

    According to a story from KBTX Chanel 3, an inmate who had been housed in the Walker County jail since April 26th died last week. According to Sheriff Clint McRae, a preliminary autopsy on 22-year-old…

  • Early Voting Update

    Walker County elections manager Julie Cooper reports that the total number of voters checked-in during early voting Tuesday was 403; of those voters, 13 voted in the Democratic Runoff, and 390 in the Republican Runoff.…

  • Juvenile Residence Center Meeting Ahead

    In regard to a proposed Juvenile Residence Center in Walker County, local citizen Ann Darby informs us that a meeting is coming up . . . .   Ms. Darby said, “The meeting is in…

  • Venue Change Requested for John Ray Falk

    According to the Huntsville Item, Monday Judge Bill McAdams heard witnesses from the defense and prosecution in regard to whether John Ray Falk, Jr., who is accused of being part of an attempted escape that…

  • Jalen Overstreet Indicted

    The Huntsville Item reports that SHSU Bearkat running back Jalen Overstreet, who was in 14 games last season, has been indicted by a Walker County grand jury on the state jail felony charge of credit…

  • Jury Week in Walker County

    The County courts greatly appreciate those local citizens who show up for jury duty every year. In Commissioners’ court this week, County Clerk Kari French talked about a resolution in appreciation of jurors, as well…

  • Historical Marker Dedication in New Waverly

    This Sunday a historical marker dedication will be held at three in the afternoon at the Jasper Missionary Baptist Church at 134A FM 2693 in New Waverly. On Sunday, the church will celebrate its 146th…

  • High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Designation

    Our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady tell us he has good news about our area being designated a High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area. He said our Sheriff, Clint McRae, had been pushing hard through his…

  • 3-Hour Police Chase on Saturday

    A three hour police chase Saturday afternoon led officers through three counties, including Montgomery, Walker, and Madison. According to Scott Engle with the Montgomery County Police Reporter, around 1:30 DPS Troopers attempted to stop an…