Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Congressman Brady At Chamber Today

    Our 8th District Congressman Keven Brady will give a congressional update today at one o’clock at the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce on 11th Street. The event is open to the public.

  • Ag Commissioner Miller Recommends Plants For Spring Landscaping

    It may not look like it now but spring is on the way, and with it you may get back to landscaping your yard. Texas Ag Commissioner Sid Miller recommends the Earth Kind Roses and…

  • Road Closings Caused By Flooding–10:05 AM

    As of 10:05 this morning, Walker County Dispatch reported the following road closings because of flooding: I-45 at Nelson Creek, Davis Road, Loma Road, Round Prairie Road near Highway 75, 2989, and 1791 near the…

  • Environmental Enforcement Vehicle Use Issue Discussed In Commissioners’ Court

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, one of the issues they discussed regarding county vehicles regarded an Environmental Officer Vehicle traveling outside the county to the officer’s home. Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie White was interested in…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Saturday a residential burglary was investigated in the 1500 block of Windwood–an unknown suspect had broken out a window and entered the residence. In a case of…

  • Fatal Accident In New Waverly Area Over Weekend

    Emergency Responders in the New Waverly area were kept busy this past weekend with a number of motor vehicle accidents as well as several unrelated fire and medical emergencies. New Waverly Fire Crews and Walker…

  • New GPS Point In Huntsville Under Consideration

    Registered Surveyor for the City of Huntsville, Gene Woods, addressed Walker County Commissioners Monday morning in regard to allowing LEICA Geosystems to place a GPS base station antenna on the Walker County Storm Shelter .…

  • 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…