Articles Tagged “Walker County”

  • Long Distance and 9-1-1 Phone Service in Some Areas Outside of Walker County Not Working

    Scott Morris with Windstream tells us there has been a fiber cut to phone lines in certain areas of Southeast Texas. Walker County is NOT affected. He said, however, Trinity, and other counties are affected…

  • Major Accident This Morning-Highway 75 North Near Sutterfield Lane

    Major Accident This Morning-Highway 75 North Near Sutterfield Lane

    DPS Troopers and other emergency personnel were on the scene of a major accident on Highway 75 North near Sutterfield Lane in Walker County this morning.  The only information we have at this time is…

  • CASA Seeking Volunteers

    Make a note, if you’d like to become involved in a very worthwhile activity in the community, CASA of Walker County training for CASA Advocates starts on Tuesday, June 10th. Applications are available on their…

  • CASA Needs Volunteers

    The purpose of CASA of Walker, San Jacinto, & Trinity counties is to train volunteers to serve as advocates for the neglected, abused and abandoned children who are placed in the foster care system. They…

  • Early Voting Underway

    Early voting has been underway this week in Walker County for the Democratic and Republican Primary runoffs. By Thursday afternoon, 1,029 citizens had voted at the Walker County Annex on Sam Houston Avenue. Walker County…

  • United Way Grant Training

    United Way of the Piney Woods coordinator Sheila Cannon informs us that her organization is offering another grant opportunity for Walker County agencies . . . . UNITEDWAY5-16-14

  • HISD Board Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees meets tonight at six at Huntsville High School for a regular board meeting. The Board will recognize students and staff. On tonight’s “Consent Agenda,” the Board will consider approval of…

  • City Receives Gift of Money

    The City of Huntsville would like to express their sincere thanks to local business owner and operator Siraj “Jack” Ali who made $2,500 donations to the Police and Fire Departments Tuesday morning. Ali, whose ten…

  • Jeff Clark on Camp Hope Facility

    Jeff Clark, a local spokesperson for Camp Hope, a program to help veterans with issues from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, spoke to those attending the Ward #3 Town Hall this week. Clark said, they “are…

  • Scams Underway in Walker County

    Walker County Sheriffs Office Operations Captain Tim Whitecotton informs us that a phone scam is currently underway in Huntsville. The perpetrator calls up individuals and tells them that they’ve missed jury duty and that a…