Articles Tagged “commissioners”

  • Commissioners Look at New FCC Legislation on Inmate Phone Charges

    At their meeting Monday, Walker County commissioners heard from County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford who informed commissioners that, “The Federal Communications Commission has gotten through some new laws that are effective in March for State…

  • Commissary Service Approved for Jail

    Commissioners were in regular court session Monday morning taking care of business. Commissary service for the Walker County Jail was one of the items they looked at . . . .   Lone Star was…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet at the courthouse at nine this morning for a regular session. Commissioners will hear or examine various department reports. Walker County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford will discuss and/or approve the…

  • Courthouse Judges’ Security To Be Improved

    In a move forward to strengthen courthouse security a bit more for judges, commissioners listened to a request from County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford to add video cameras . . . . The $13,728 dollar…

  • New Courthouse Security System Approved By Commissioners

    County officials have been taking a look at the dire need for courthouse security recently. Twelfth Judicial District Judge Donald Kraemer addressed commissioners’ court on the matter Tuesday morning. First-off, several cameras will be needed…

  • Commissioners Approve Jail Agreement With Trinity County

    In Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, Jail Director Captain Steve Fisher addressed commissioners about an Interlocal Cooperation Agreement related to Jail use with Trinity County. It’s similar to agreements we already have with Montgomery…

  • Court Security Issues Discussed By Commissioners Monday

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, commissioners considered a courthouse security project. In addressing the court, County Auditor Patricia Allen said, “The two District Judges, and the County Court-at-Law judge and the County Judge have been…

  • Local Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis Calls In FEMA Assistance

    In Commissioner Court Monday morning, Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis told commissioners, that “We were at a standstill when we got into the disaster with the team that we had.” He said they “were…

  • Healthy Initiative Contract With HMH Discussed With Commissioners

    At Tuesday’s Special-Session of the Walker County Commissioners’ Court, commissioners considered approval of the the Walker County Healthy Initiative Agreement between Walker County and Huntsville Memorial Hospital. Walker County Healthy Initiatives Grant Coordinator Ce Cowart-Schlicher…

  • Commissioners Moving Forward On Repair Of Annex Water & Floor Issues

    At Tuesday morning’s Special Session of Walker County Commissioners’ Court, the court discussed approval of the insurance claim process and repair of the Annex floors and walls to be paid from reimbursement and contingency funds.…