Articles Tagged “August”

  • Rita B Huff Fundraiser

    The Rita B Huff Animal Shelter is having a fundraiser coming up on Thursday, August 18th. Shelter board member Elaine Brown tells us it’s a chopped beef sandwich lunch fundraiser . . . .

  • New Waverly ISD Early Voting Begins Tomorrow

    Early voting in the New Waverly ISD Special Election will be August 10th through the 23rd at the New Waverly First Baptist Church at 460 Fisher Street in New Waverly from 8 to 5. Election…

  • SHSU Graduation Details

    SHSU Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt tells us, “Two of the areas leaders in banking and health care will make a short trip on August 5th to address Sam Houston State University’s almost 960 graduates…

  • Long Term Recovery Meeting Scheduled

    The next meeting of the Walker County Long Term Recovery Committee is scheduled for Thursday, August 4th at 6 PM at the Walker County Storm Shelter.

  • New TDCJ Deputy Executive Director Named

    Oscar Mendoza has been selected as the new Deputy Executive Director of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Mendoza brings more than 37 years experience with the agency to the new position. He will assume…

  • Street Improvement Project Starts August 8th

    The City’s contractor, AAA Asphalt Paving Inc., will begin a street milling and overlay project on August 8th on several streets in Huntsville: – Avenue Q (15th to 18th Streets) – University (intersection with 7th…

  • City Gives Notice of Drawing for Ballot Order

    The City is giving notice of a drawing to determine the order in which the names of candidates are to be printed on the ballot for the November 8th election in Huntsville. The drawing will…

  • Falk Trial Hearing on Moving Trial Set for August 15th

    The Huntsville Item reports that on August 15th a hearing will be convened in 278th Judicial District Court where a ruling could be made on where the retrial of TDCJ inmate John Ray Falk, Jr.…

  • Brazos/Grimes/ Walker County FSA Accepting Emergency Conservation Program Applications

    Brazos/Grimes/Walker County USDA Farm Service Agency Executive Director Jessica Gonzalez announces that the three counties are approved to accept applications for the Emergency Conservation Program to address damages from severe storm, flooding and damage. ECP…

  • Diabetes Workshop at HMH

    If you are suffering from diabetes, Huntsville Memorial Hospital is sponsoring a special workshop in conjunction with the Walker County Healthy Initiatives program. The 6-week course starts tomorrow (today) and runs through August 16th. Lisa…