Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Congressman Brady Comments on No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act

    Tuesday, the House passed the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act (H.R. 7). Congressman Kevin Brady stood for life in speaking on the House floor . . . .

  • Prescribed Burn Notification

    U.S. Forest Service – Sam Houston National Forest DATE: Tuesday January 24, 2017 START TIME: 11:00 AM     COUNTY: WALKER LOCATION: Hidden Forest, West of Lake Conroe COMPARTMENT #: 51 SIZE: 783 acres CONTACT: (936) 344-6205…

  • White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer Announces President’s Schedule

    Monday, White House Press Secretary for the Trump administration, Sean Spicer, held a press conference at the White House. He announced the presidents schedule beginning today, Tuesday . . . .   Monday, the president…

  • D-A David Weeks Asks for Raises for Two Prosecutors

    Walker County Criminal District Attorney David Weeks addressed Commissioners Court Monday morning about the recent accomplishments of two members of his staff. He said, “About two weeks ago First Assistant Stephanie Stroud and Senior Prosecutor…

  • Commissioners Hear Walker County Historical Commission Report

    Walker County Commissioners met for a regular session at the courthouse Monday morning. Dr. Robin Montgomery and the Walker County Historical Commission 2016 Annual report was the first item on the “Statutory Agenda.” He filled…

  • Boys & Girls Club Efforts on Expansion

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was Boys & Girls Club of Walker County Executive Director Michelle Spencer. Not only did she tell us about their upcoming Steak & Burger dinner fundraiser, she…

  • SHSU Apartment Hunting 101 Program

    Students still looking for their “place” in Huntsville can learn the basics of area housing today with the Student Money Management Center’s “Apartment Hunting 101″ beginning at 3:30 p.m. in the Student Affairs Annex Room…

  • Chamber “Business After Hours” Today

    Make plans to attend Huntsville Walker County Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours today sponsored by Walker County Ace Hardware & Classy Country Corner located at 1006 11th Street.  The event will begin at 5:15…

  • President Trump’s First “Work Day”

    During his first official “work day” in office, President Trump was scheduled to meet with business leaders for breakfast.  Also on his agenda for today was a meeting with union leaders and workers, a meeting…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. Dr. Robin Montgomery will discuss the Walker County Historical Commission 2016 Annual Report. EMS Director John Nabors will discuss the…