Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Confirmed Travel-Related Case of Zika in Walker County

    The Texas Department of State Health Services has confirmed one case of the Zika virus in Walker County. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis verified the case was travel-related and contracted outside Walker County.…

  • Supplies Being Collected Locally for Louisiana Flood Victims

    You can still help the flood victims in Louisiana, as the Alpha Omega Academy is collecting items through tomorrow. We talked with the Headmaster Paul Davidhizar Tuesday . . . .

  • SHSU “Welcome Week” for Wednesday

    “Welcome Week” is underway at Sam Houston State University. Director of the Department of Student Activities, Brandon Cooper, updates us on today, Wednesday . . . .  

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news on the day shift last Saturday in a case of harassment, police were dispatched to the 1400 block of Windsor Street where a known suspect created a fake online profile using…

  • Girl Scout Rally Ahead

    Jamie Arlt informs us that two Girl Scout Rallies are being hosted at their scout house this week. Join them for “A Taste of Girl Scouting” at their local scout house located at 2203 Avenue…

  • Councilmember Montgomery Not Seeking Re-election

    According to a story in the Huntsville Item, Position 2 At-Large councilmember Lydia Montgomery will not be seeking re-election for another term. Position 3 At-Large Councilmember Don Johnson also announced recently that he will not…

  • Tuesday’s Welcome Week at SHSU

    Welcome Week continues at SHSU. Director of the Department of Student Activities, Brandon Cooper, updates us on today, Tuesday . . . .

  • Galilee Citizens Express Concern over Store Construction

    During “Citizen Input” at Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, citizens were in attendance to express concern about new construction near churches on Highway 30 near Galilee. Galilee area resident and Mayor Tom Freeman initially…

  • City Council Seat Filings

    The City Council seats for At-large Positions 1-4 will be on the November 8, 2016 general election ballot. Filing for the positions ran from July 23, 2016 to August 22, 2016, from 8 a.m. to…

  • Supplemental Funding for Grant for Prosecutor Position Approved

    At commissioners’ court Monday, commissioners considered approving supplemental funding for the Grant Awarded by the Office of the Governor to fund a prosecutor position within the Walker County District Attorney’s Office to handle special victims…