Articles Tagged “FM”

  • Suspicious Death Being Investigated

    The Walker County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious death at this time. On Sunday, just before 2:00 a.m. Walker County Sheriff’s Office deputies and Walker County EMS personnel were dispatched to an unconscious woman…

  • TDCJ Officer Killed–Two Others Injured In Accident

    Not only was there an accident issue on FM 247 early Wednesday morning involving a woman trapped in flood waters in her car which we reported to you, but information in the Huntsville Item now…

  • Woman Rescued From Submerged Car This Morning In Bedias Creek Area

    Around 5:15 this morning, police radio traffic indicated a woman was trapped in a submerged car near FM 247 at the Bedias Creek area. The water was reported to have risen up to the windows…

  • Entergy Contract Crews Are In Huntsville

    Contract crews working for Entergy Texas, Inc. are on the move, trimming vegetation, limbs and brush away from power lines in Huntsville. Contract crews have two power lines to clear, both of which originate at…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday several cases of Theft were reported–in the 100 block of FM 980, in the 100 block of Westridge, in the 1300 block of 11th Street and…

  • Area “Go Texan” Walker County Salute

    The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo will “salute” Walker County for the work it does to support the annual event during the rodeo’s evening show and concert March 20th. Walker County Area “Go Texan” Ambassador…

  • Todd Leatherland Pleads Guilty To Murder

    The Item reports that 37-year-old Todd Leatherland pled guilty Thursday morning in District Judge Hal Ridley’s 278th District Court to one count of first-degree murder. Leatherland is pleading guilty to the July 2014 murder of…

  • Saturday Afternoon Road Closings

    The Walker County Office of Emergency Mangement has reported that Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie White advises that Loma Road will be closed from the river to the Grimes County line in Walker County.  Also Birdwell…

  • HISD To Hold Welcome Reception For New Superintendent Today

    The Huntsville Independent School District Board of Trustees and District Administration invites you to a Welcome Reception honoring Dr. Howell Wright, the new Superintendent of Schools. Stop by and welcome Dr. Wright to the district…

  • HISD Announces Reception For New Superintendent

    The Huntsville Independent School District Board of Trustees and District Administration invites you to a Welcome Reception honoring Dr. Howell Wright, the new Superintendent of Schools. Stop by and welcome Dr. Wright to the district…