Articles Tagged “October”

  • FM 1374 Westbound Section to be Closed to through Traffic

    Beginning Wednesday, October 4th, FM 1374 will be closed to through traffic traveling westbound from TX 75 to the east frontage road of IH-45. This closure is scheduled to continue until October 16. Drivers should…

  • Atkinson Toyota Coming to Huntsville

    We have learned that Paul Atkinson of Atkinson Toyota of Madisonville will be building a new facility here in Huntsville. He said, they’ll be groundbreaking on October 13th, with construction actually beginning this week. We…

  • Huntsville ISD Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville ISD Board of Trustees will have a regular board meeting tonight at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. The Board will recognize achievement. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” will include approval of the 2017-18 Texas…

  • Disaster Unemployment Assistance Deadline Extended for 39 Counties

    The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) has announced that the deadline has been extended to October 31, 2017 for individuals filing for Disaster Unemployment Assistance in all 39 counties declared in Presidential Disaster Declaration FEMA 4332-DR.…

  • Texas Prison Museum Raffle

    The Texas Prison Museum, a great tourist asset to our community, is looking to expand. They are in need of a new wing for more display, and they need more storage space. As we informed…

  • Texas Prison Museum Raffle

    The Texas Prison Museum is in great need of more display and storage space. They need to build a new wing onto the museum They’ve helped raise money though several fundraisers, and they are also,…

  • Commissioners Meet for “Special Session” Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet at the courthouse at three this afternoon for a special session. In a “Budget Workshop,” commissioners will discuss the proposed budget for the fiscal year October 1, 2017 to September…

  • FBI Director Comey Fired by President Trump

    FBI Director James Comey has been fired by President Trump. Fox News has reported the decision to fire Comey came from Justice Department officials who felt the director did not handle the Clinton email case…

  • HMH Deal with Quorum Terminated

    According to a report in the Huntsville Item, it appears the Walker County Hospital District and Quorum Health have terminated their deal. The reasons were not released. This past weekend, Walker County Hospital District Board…

  • Cybersecurity Hearing Held in Washington

    Thursday, the Senate Armed Services Committee met for a hearing on cybersecurity threats, which included a look at accusations of Russian political hacking in the U-S. Committee Chairman John McCain–in addressing National Intelligence Director, General…