Articles Tagged “October”

  • Sixth Annual Ruck March Taking Sign-ups

    Veterans Resource Center Director Fernando Chavez tells us that the Sixth Annual Ruck March is taking place Saturday, October 10th, in the Huntsville State Park . . . .   They’re raising funds for the…

  • State Fair Of Texas Ahead

    The big State Fair of Texas kicks off this Friday in Dallas and runs through October 18th. Besides all the rides, carnival games, exhibits and great food, the Texas Department of Agriculture Food and Fiber…

  • HISD Trustees Meet Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will hold a regular meeting tonight at six in the Hawkins Administration Building. The Board will hold recognitions and will be open to hearing Public Comment on Non-Agenda and Agenda…

  • Sam Houston Museum Photo Contest

    If you think you’ve got a knack for taking photographs, Sam Houston Memorial Museum Marketing Coordinator Megan Buro has some information you might be interested in . . . .   All entries will be…

  • 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…