Articles Tagged “Commissioners Court”

  • Animal Shelter Contract Discussed by Commissioners

    Monday in Commissioners’ Court, commissioners discussed the status of the Rita B Huff Animal Shelter contract. In the past several months, the Rita B Huff organization decided to no longer be affiliated with the City.…

  • Commissioners Consider Resolution Opposing Research Texas

    Monday morning in Commissioners’ Court, County Clerk Kari French explained why she and 172 Texas Counties as of last Friday had adopted resolutions opposing access to court documents through Research Texas . . . .…

  • Old Generator Use Discussed in Commissioners’ Court

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday, County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford discussed removing an old jail generator from a surplus sale. A better use was proposed than selling it.  Commissioners discussed donating it to the Phelps Special…

  • Commissioners’ Court Special Session Wednesday

    Coming up this Wednesday, Walker County Commissioners will meet at nine at the courthouse for a special agenda. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis will discuss withdrawing from the Texas Department of Agriculture 2015…

  • Road Name Change Considered in Commissioners’ Court

    In Commissioners Court this week, a road name change was under consideration to change Rose Ranch Road to Coyote Ranch Road. Judge Pierce said, “There are four addresses on that road.” Planning and Development Director…

  • Rita B Huff Issue Discussed in Commissioners’ Court

    Monday, Walker County commissioners discussed issues regarding the fulfillment of their contract with the Rita B Huff organization. Commissioner Glen Reader talked about the problem with Commissioner Jimmy Henry . . . .   Commissioner…

  • Gracie’s Care Presentation in Commissioners’ Court

    In Walker County Commissioners’ Court this week Chairperson for the Walker County Child Protective Services Board, Jessie Parker, addressed commissioners regarding support for Gracie’s Care, a faith-based residential child care service organization owned by Penny…

  • Commissioner Kuykendall’s First Day on Commissioners’ Court

    Precinct #1 Commissioner B-J Gaines, Jr. has retired. We asked the new Precinct #1 Commissioner Danny Kuykendall about his impression of his first day as a commissioner Monday . . . .   We asked…

  • Local Candidates Platform Tonight

    The Walker County Republican Women will feature local candidates sharing their platforms and visions at 5:30 this evening at the Walker Education Center at 1402 19th Street in Huntsville. There will be various candidates running…

  • Commissioners’ Court Special Session

    Walker County Commissioners’ Court meets for a special session at nine this morning at the courthouse. County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford will discuss possible approval of the payment for the EMS fiscal year 2017 renewal…