Articles Tagged “New Waverly”

  • 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…

  • I-45 Construction Closure Ahead

    New Waverly firefighter and paramedic Jimmy Williams advises us that another I-45 construction closure is planned for this weekend.  Northbound traffic will be diverted to share a lane with southbound traffic.  Firefighters have ramped up…

  • FEMA Mobile Unit

    The Mobile FEMA Unit in Riverside will relocate to the New Waverly area today around 1:00 p.m. They will be set up at the lot next to Prosperity Bank and will be there today and…

  • I-45 Lane Closures Beginning Friday

    Beginning at 8PM Friday, September 15, the southbound lanes of IH-45 will be closed to traffic from approximately 5 miles north of New Waverly to the FM 1375/IH-45 interchange. Vehicles traveling south on IH-45 in…

  • New Waverly Man Charged with Capital Murder

    The Huntsville Item reports that 18-year-old Roman Pray of New Waverly was taken into custody Friday for the charge of capital murder in connection with a shooting in Montgomery County a few weeks ago. Pray…

  • Outside I-45 Lane to Close Tonight at Weigh Station in New Waverly

    Beginning this evening, the Weight-in-Motion Manufacturer will be replacing the faulty sensors and equipment at the Walker County weigh station located on IH-45 in New Waverly. They will close the outside lane on IH-45 to…

  • Liquor By The Drink Petition In New Waverly

    A group of local residents and business owners in the New Waverly area are collecting petition signatures aimed at putting an initiative allowing “liquor by the drink” on the ballot this fall for Walker County…

  • State Sales Tax Allocations

    Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar is sending cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $679.9 million in local sales tax allocations for July, 9 percent more than in July 2016. These allocations are based…

  • New Waverly 4th of July Celebration a Big Success

    New Waverly volunteer fire department firefighter Jimmy Williams informs us that the New Waverly 4th of July celebration was a big success. He reports that the New Waverly Volunteer Fire Department and the New Waverly…