Articles Posted in the News Category

  • 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…

  • Sean Hannity & Donald Trump in Austin Today

    Sean Hannity and 2016 Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump will be in Austin for an exclusive two-hour event today. Taping starts at 4 PM.  Those attending are asked to arrive early.  Doors open at 1.…

  • Fair on the Square Coming in October

    Chamber Press Release The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the 42nd Annual Fair on the Square on Saturday, October 1st.   We are SOLD OUT of booths already but if you would…

  • HISD Updates

    HISD Campuses will have new start and dismissal times this year.  Gibbs Pre-K, Huntsville, Samuel W. Houston, Scott Johnson and Stewart Elementary will start at 7:55 AM and release at 3:30 PM.  HISD secondary campuses…

  • Commissioners Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a regular session at the courthouse this morning at nine. Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis will discuss purchase of office décor for the Emergency Operations Center from budgeted funds.…