Articles Tagged “Walker County”

  • Judge Pierce with County Roads Update

    The work on Walker County roadways never stops. We talked with County Judge Danny Pierce about this important aspect of County responsibility this past weekend on “Around Town . . . ..” COUNTRDS11-27-13

  • “Tree of Hope” at SHSU

    The SHSU Center for Leadership and Service’s Bearkat Impact board is working to spread “hope” and cheer through a project that will grant holiday wishes. Through its “Tree of Hope,” Bearkat Impact is taking advantage…

  • Unclaimed Property Representatives in Town Wednesday

     Walker County residents who think — or hope — they might have some money waiting in the state’s Unclaimed Property database can search the list at an event hosted by the Texas Comptroller’s office and…

  • CodeRED Test Today

    Walker County Public Safety Communications Center Director Les Metzler informs us that Huntsville and Walker County will be using the CodeRED Emergency Notification System to call the entire community this afternoon. He says, “It’s going…

  • TxDOT Seeking Public Input on Transportation Future

    In an effort to address long-term statewide transportation needs, the Texas Department of Transportation will host the first in a series of meetings to gather public input to help shape the Texas Transportation Plan 2040.…

  • TxDOT Seeks Public Input

    TxDOT Seeks Public Input

    In an effort to address long-term statewide transportation needs, the Texas Department of Transportation will host the first in a series of meetings to gather public input to help shape the Texas Transportation Plan 2040.…

  • “Code Red” System to be Tested November 14th

    Huntsville/Walker County will be utilizing the CodeRED Emergency Notification System on November 14th to call the entire community. The calls will be in the afternoon and will continue until the entire database has been attempted.…

  • Advanced Emergency Management Training Given Locally in October

    October 21st through 23rd, employees from the City, Walker County, SHSU, HISD, and TDCJ participated in advanced emergency management training, created by FEMA, at the Walker County Storm Shelter. Texas A&M Forest Service facilitated the…

  • Early Voting Underway

    EARLY VOTING began at 8:00 this morning for the November 5th General and Special Elections.  There are several local entities holding a joint election including the Constitutional Amendment Election and the Local Option Election in…

  • SHSU Economic Impact Study Released

    Sam Houston State University is making an economic impact at both local and regional levels, according to a new economic impact study authored by SHSU economic professors Ed Blackburne and Bill Green. During the 2012…