Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Congressman Brady Comments On E-mail Issues In Washington

    E-mails continue to take center stage in Washington. Congressman Kevin Brady comments . . . .

  • Commissioners Meet This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners will meet this morning at nine at the courthouse. Maintenance Director Ken Nabors will discuss approving a proposal fee for recommendations for repair and replacement of control systems in the Walker County…

  • DPS Spring Break Patrols

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has increased DWI patrols through March 22nd, which coincides with one of the busiest Spring Break periods in Texas. During this effort, DPS troopers will focus on DWI…

  • New Library Classes For Kids

    New classes for kids are coming up this month at the Huntsville Public Library. Children’s Coordinator Kristi Glasgow updates us . . . .   Ms. Glasgow tells us if you’d like any more information,…

  • Wynne Home Friends A Great Help

    A reminder that registration for classes at the Wynne Home in Huntsville is underway right now. You can register at the Wynne Home during regular operating hours or by picking up one of the brochures…

  • Congressman Brady Working To Improve Medicare

    Congressman Kevin Brady reports he’s working to strengthen Medicare . . . .   Congressman Brady will be delivering a congressional update this Wednesday from 1 to 2 PM at the Chamber of Commerce on…

  • Texas January Job Numbers

    The Texas Workforce Commission has announced the addition of 20,100 jobs in January 2015 and an unemployment rate of 4.4 percent, down from 4.6 percent in December 2014. Governor Greg Abbott says, “The State of…

  • Business Expo & Taste Of Huntsville Held At Fairgrounds

    The 28th Annual Business Expo 2015 and Taste of Huntsville took place at the Walker County Fairgrounds last night. Businesses and government entities featured their services and/or products, and local area restaurants offered their delicious…

  • Local Man Booked On Aggravated Assault Of His Wife

    According to the Inmate Bookings Report from the Sheriff’s Office, 32-year-old Walker County resident Ignacio Hernandez Zaragoza was booked into the County Jail at 2:33 PM Wednesday and charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday 23-year-old Ebonie Watson was arrested for municipal warrants and Failure to ID as a Fugitive in the 3100 block of Elks Drive. In the 2800 block…