Articles Tagged “commissioners”

  • Commissioners Discuss Rose Hill Court Issue

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday, commissioners discussed approving accepting Rose Hill Court for County maintenance. Much discussion ensued pro and con on whether to approve acceptance because of previous issues regarding the road. Assistant District Attorney…

  • Storm Shelter Policy Changes

    Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis addressed commissioners at their regular meeting Monday morning about needed amendments to the Walker County Storm Shelter policy. Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie White updated us on some the changes…

  • Commissioners Consider Approving a Renewal and New HGAC Grant Funds Through the Victims of Crime Act

    At Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, commissioners considered approving renewal of a current grant for a victim assistant coordinator and an application for new HGAC grant funds through the Victims of Crime act. First Assistant District…

  • 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…