Articles Tagged “Walker County”

  • 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…

  • Commissioners Add Trinity ISD Election to Joint Election Agreement

    Several elections are planned in Walker County for November. In this week’s Commissioners Court, commissioners looked at approving an election agreement with Trinity ISD. Tax Assessor-Collector Diana McCrae explained . . . .   Ms.…

  • Voter Registration Open Through October 11th

    Don’t forget. The last day to register to vote for the November 8th election is October 11th. Make sure you get your registration in on time to cast your vote in the November election. Visit…

  • Man Flees Walker County Authorities Down I-45 Wednesday

    According to a story in the Courier of Montgomery County, Wednesday afternoon a man driving a stolen SUV fled from Walker County authorities from Walker County to Willis. The chase went down I-45 all the…

  • EMC Butch Davis Updates Commissioners on FEMA Disaster Money

    In Commissioners’ Court this week, Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis thanked Deputy Coordinator Sherri Pegoda and County Auditor Patricia Allen’s office for their work on dealing with FEMA Disaster Relief paperwork. Mr. Davis reported separately…

  • Long-Term Planning Committee Meets

    The Walker County Long Term Planning Committe is a local organization designed to help address the unmet needs of individuals and families affected by disasters in April, May, and June of 2015 and further disasters…

  • County Clerk Kari French Wins Bright Idea Contest

    Walker County County Clerk Kari French was recognized at the 2016 Annual Conference in Corpus Christi of the County and District Clerk’s Association of Texas for her “Bright Idea” Submission. Ms. French presented a program…