Articles Tagged “October”

  • State Lawmakers Finish-Up Session

    State lawmakers on Monday wrapped up their regular 140-day biennial session, concluding deliberations on the state’s two-year spending plan, a package of tax cuts and a significant boost in funds for state roads and highways.…

  • Silver Alert for Wayne Gayle Tiner

    Silver Alert Press Release From Sheriff’s Office The Walker County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Wayne Gayle Tiner, diagnosed with a cognitive impairment. Wayne Tiner is a white male, 78 years old, with a date…

  • Local Girl Wins Punt, Pass and Kick In Dallas

    On Saturday Audra Hester, a freshman at Alpha Omega Academy in Huntsville, won the NFL Punt, Pass and Kick Team Championship at the Dallas Cowboy’s AT&T Stadium. To achieve the team championship, Hester had to…

  • Ag Commissioner Staples Says Pumpkins Are Nutritious

    You may already know that those great big ugly, orange things out in front of supermarkets right now aren’t tangerines with a gland condition–they’re called pumpkins. But did you know they’re good for you? Texas…

  • Early Voting Update

    County Election Officer Diana McRae informs us that early voting is off to a great start with over 1,500 voters showing up at the Annex in the first three days. Her office wants to encourage…

  • Mayor Woodward Comments On Elections

    Early voting is underway in Walker County. At a recent City Council session, Mayor Mac Woodward passed along information about the elections . . . . MAYORELECT10-21-14 The location for early voting in Walker County…

  • Chamber Of Commerce “Business After Hours” Thursday

    Make plans to attend the next Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce “Business After Hours” on Thursday, October 23, sponsored by Barbwire Barbie Boutique. The event will be held at Curves located at 279 Hwy 75…

  • Texas Has Record Number Of Registered Voters

    Yesterday, Texas Secretary of State Nandita Berry announced that a record number of 14,025,441 Texans are registered to vote. The last day to register in time for the November 4 Election was October 6. The…

  • Montgomery County I-45 Lane Closures For Weekend

    TxDOT has announced major closures of I-45 northbound and southbound in Montgomery County. The closures will take place this weekend. The freeway’s main lanes will be closed Friday, October 3rd, beginning at 11 PM through…

  • Haunted Hayride Volunteer Orientation Event Today

    The City of Huntsville will host its second annual Haunted Hayride event in October, and this afternoon residents of all ages will have the chance to volunteer to take part in the fun. The special…