Articles Tagged “Texas Department”

  • Trapped Driver Freed by Rescue Crew in New Waverly

    New Waverly firefighter Jimmy Williams reports that New Waverly Firefighters and Walker County EMS were called to a single vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon that left the lone occupant trapped behind the wheel of her car.…

  • An 18-Wheeler Driver Survived an Encounter with a Train in New Waverly Wednesday

    New Waverly firefighter Jimmy Williams reports that an 18-wheeler driver was lucky to survive an encounter with a train Wednesday morning on FM 2793 near Highway 75 just north of New Waverly.  The train struck…

  • Commissioners’ Court Special Session Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session at nine this morning at the courthouse. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis will discuss for approval an update on the Texas Department of Agriculture…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session at six this evening at City Hall. There are several items on tonight’s “Consent Agenda”: –An item authorizing the City Manager to apply for a Texas…

  • Sidewalk Construction Ahead for Huntsville

    Beginning Wednesday, January 4, 2017, the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor will start sidewalk construction in Huntsville.  Sidewalk construction will occur in the following locations: Sam Houston Avenue-from Lake Road to Boettcher Drive-sidewalk along…

  • DPS Safe Holiday Travel Trips

    DPS offers the following additional tips for safe travel during the holidays: Don’t drink and drive. Designate a driver or take a cab. Slow down – especially in bad weather, construction areas and heavy traffic.…

  • Commissioners’ Court Special Session Wednesday

    Coming up this Wednesday, Walker County Commissioners will meet at nine at the courthouse for a special agenda. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis will discuss withdrawing from the Texas Department of Agriculture 2015…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session at the courthouse this morning at nine. Deputy Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Sherri Pegoda will discuss for approval the Walker County Criminal Justice Community Plan. Emergency…

  • Auto Theft Task Force Investigates Stolen Trailers Case

    On November 14th, Deputy Ashlie Johnson with the Walker County Sheriff’s Office (who are members of the Montgomery County Auto Theft Task Force), conducted a traffic stop on a trailer, displaying what was determined to…

  • Three More Arrests Made in Local Skeletal Remains Case

    On Monday, September 19, officers with the Huntsville Police Department began an investigation of skeletal remains found in the area of FM 247 and Grivich Drive. Since that date, HPD detectives have been working diligently…