Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. County purchasing agent Mike Williford will discuss for approval the purchase of a 2016 F-450 chassis for Road and Bridge…

  • TRCCA Training for Walker County Republicans

    The Texas Republican County Chairmen’s Association will host an East Texas Leadership and Training Conference, Saturday, August 1, at the Good Shepherd Church in Crockett. The Association is an auxiliary organization of the Republican Party…

  • Lt. Col. Allen West Visits In HUntsville

    Local residents are invited to a meet-and-greet with Lt. Col. Allen West, one of the Republican presidential hopefuls in 2016. Lt. Col. West is a former U.S. Congressman and a 22-year veteran of the U.S.…

  • Last Day to Visit With SBA In Huntsville

    As the August 27 registration deadline to apply for individual assistance draws near, the State of Texas and FEMA urge disaster survivors in 42 counties to keep in touch throughout their recovery process. By keeping…

  • Sonny Cruse, Deputy Superintendent, Leaving HISD

    Huntsville ISD announced today that Sonny Cruse, Deputy Superintendent has been named the Lone Finalist for Superintendent of Graham ISD. The GISD Board of Trustees voted unanimously to select him during their Tuesday evening board…

  • TDCJ C.O. KILLED IN NEW BOSTON INCIDENT

    47 year old Timothy Davison, a Texas Department of Corrections officer at the Telford Unit in New Boston, died as a result of injuries suffered at the hands of an inmate. According to TDCJ Public…

  • C.A.S.A. VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT

    When a child enters the foster care system because their home is no longer safe, a judge may appoint a committed volunteer to help them. That volunteer is called a Court Appointed Special Advocate, or…

  • HOMETOWN THROW DOWN MUSIC FESTIVAL, FRIDAY JULY 24TH

    The “Hometown Throw down Music Festival” in Huntsville has been scheduled for Friday, July 24th at the Walker County Fair Grounds arena on Hwy 30 West. The event will benefit a special scholarship fund that…

  • MEDICARE SEMINAR AT SENIOR CENTER

    Medicare fraud has become more prevalent recently. The Senior Center of Walker County will be presenting two local seminars entitled “Preventing Medicare Fraud” to help individuals understand the growing problem. The first event will be…

  • THE STAFS AT SAM HOUSTON STATE FEATURED ON CNN SHOW

    The Southeast Texas Applied Forensic Science Facility, or “body farm,” at Sam Houston State will be featured on the 2016 season of Morgan Spurlock’s “Inside Man” television show on CNN. The show tells compelling stories…