Articles Tagged “HISD”

  • HISD Budget Workshop Today

    HISD Trustees will meet for a Board Workshop to discuss the HISD 2013-14 Budget at 5:30 this afternoon at the Hawkins Administration Building.

  • HISD Recognitions

    During the HISD Board of Trustee’s meeting Thursday evening, the Board recognized various organizations. Weisner of Huntsville was recognized for their support of HISD. The district also honored local media. Walker County Journal Online published…

  • HISD Board Meets

    The HISD Board of Trustees will get together for a regular meeting at the Hawkins Administration Building at six this evening. There will be a Board Workshop with a presentation by Huntsville Memorial Hospital previous…

  • HISD Employees to Receive Raises

    Wednesday, the HISD Board of Trustees voted unanimously to lift the hold on pay increases for its employees. Following two years of salaries that were frozen since the district lost $4.2 million in annual revenue,…

  • HISD’s Dr. Johnson Comments on Texas Senate Bill #1

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was HISD Superintendent Dr. Steve Johnson.  He filled us in on legislation affecting Texas schools and HISD like the appropriations bill, Senate Bill #1, which was approved by…

  • Superintendent Johnson Comments on Bond Issue

    The HISD Bond Election didn’t pass a bond this time around. We asked Superintendent Dr. Steve Johnson about HISD plans for any future endeavor in regard to the bond issue. He said they were “regrouping…

  • Early Voting Continues

    Early voting is underway in the HISD Bond election. The Walker County Annex at 1301 Sam Houston Avenue is open for early voting today and tomorrow, Monday through Tuesday, from 8 AM to 5 PM.…

  • HISD Board Okays Construction Company to Upgrade Football & Soccer Fields

    At a special called meeting Thursday, the HISD Board of Trustees chose Paragon Sports Construction to complete $1.5 million dollars in upgrades to the high school football and soccer field, including building two more practice…

  • Early Voting Begins on HISD Bond Issue

    Today, early voting starts in the HISD Bond election. The Walker County Annex at 1301 Sam Houston Avenue is open for early voting today through May 7th, Monday through Tuesday–weekdays only–from 8 AM to 5…

  • HISD May Get Needed Funds

    HISD may get needed money out of a portion of Texas’ Rainy Day Fund. Just this week state senators okayed a deal that would move $5.7 billion dollars from the fund and give it to…