Articles Tagged “New Waverly”

  • Accident Updates from Firefighter Jimmy Williams

    New Waverly firefighter Jimmy Williams reports that early Tuesday evening, the Walker County Dispatch Center received a report of a head-on crash on State Highway 75 between Huntsville and New Waverly. Firefighters used their rescue…

  • Christmas Comes to New Waverly

    New Waverly firefighter Jimmy Williams informs us that Santa arrived in a shiny red Fire Truck at the New Waverly Fire Station Sunday afternoon. For the third consecutive year, Firefighters have made room in their…

  • Commissioners Approve Weigh Station Scale Purchase

    For some time now, Walker County Commissioners have been discussing the issue of the Weigh Station in New Waverly not having their regular weigh scales functioning properly. The County derives money from this and have…

  • Weigh Station Update

    During their meeting Monday, Walker County Commissioners had a workshop with Texas DPS Sergeant Gray on issues related to the weigh station in New Waverly. A weighing scale there has been inoperable because of an…

  • Joint General Election Update

    There was a low voter turnout overall in our joint general election. The reported turnout was only 13.59 percent. In the Walker County Hospital District race, coming out on top were Dr. W. David Toronjo…

  • Weigh Station Issues Discussed by Commissioners

    Walker County Commissioners had a special session Monday afternoon at the courthouse. Of the several items considered, the court had a workshop on issues at the weigh station. The scale at the weigh station has…

  • Aggravated Robbery & Law Enforcement Pursuit Thursday

    The Huntsville Item reports that area law enforcement arrested a suspect from an aggravated robbery who abandoned a stolen vehicle Thursday and escaped into a wooded area in New Waverly during a police search that…

  • Sheriff’s Office Report on Suspicious Person

    Walker County Sheriff’s Office Press Release: Friday morning, October 20, 2017 at 7:32am, Walker County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to a suspicious person call in the North/East part of New Waverly, TX. Complainant advised that…

  • Commissioners’ Court Special Session Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session this afternoon at 3:30 at the courthouse. From the Sheriff’s Department, Captain Whitecotton will discuss a resolution regarding Walker County sharing with Harris County for fingerprint…

  • Walker County Hazard Mitigation Plan Meeting Ahead

    The Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC), in partnership with Walker County, the City of New Waverly, and City of Riverside, is hosting the first public meeting to develop Walker County’s Hazard Mitigation Plan. The meeting will…