Articles Tagged “Texas Prison Museum”

  • TDCJ Hiring Seminar

    Current hiring opportunities and career benefits for Correctional Officers and other positions with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice will be presented during a seminar to be held Thursday at 6:30 at the Texas Prison…

  • LEAP Brings Middle Schoolers to SHSU for Saturday “Classes”

    It’s not often you have sixth, seventh and eighth graders volunteer to go to class on a Saturday, much less do so when their bus ride to class takes longer than three hours. But 42…

  • TDCJ Held Fallen Officers Ceremony Friday

    The TDCJ Fallen Correctional Officers Ceremony was held Friday morning on the grounds of the Texas Prison Museum in front of the Sesquicentennial Plaza. This year’s ceremony honored TDCJ correctional officer Timothy Davison who was…

  • “More God – Less Crime” Seminar This Weekend

    A special conference is scheduled for this Saturday at the Texas Prison Museum. Registration begins at 9:30. The conference begins at 10. First United Methodist Church Associate Pastor and TDCJ Chaplain, Mark Pickett, updates us…

  • “More God, Less Crime” Event Ahead At Prison Museum

    Coming up on November 7th, First United Methodist Church Associate Pastor Mark Pickett tells us they will be hosting a “More God Less Crime” Conference at the Texas Prison Museum that begins at 10 AM.…

  • Cancer Fundraiser For TDCJ Employee Today And Tomorrow

    A cancer fundraiser for a TDCJ Ellis Unit employee, Leeann Lapole, who is suffering from the rarest form of Melanoma Stage 5 cancer will be held on two days.  Today it will be from 11…

  • TDCJ Hiring Seminar Thursday

    Current hiring opportunities and career benefits for Correctional Officers with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice will be presented at a hiring seminar on Thursday, June 11 at 6:30 p.m. at the Texas Prison Museum…

  • Fallen Correctional Staff To Be Honored

    The Texas Department of Criminal Justice will honor the service of its correctional staff, and remember all those who have lost their lives in the line of duty with a memorial service scheduled at 10:30…

  • Byrd Cemetery Designation Marker Dedicated Today

    The Walker County Historical Commission will have a dedication of the Historic Texas Cemetery Designation Marker of the Joe Byrd Cemetery at ten this morning at 366 Bowers Boulevard. The cemetery was known by inmates…

  • Texas Prison Museum to Celebrate 25th Anniversary

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was Texas Prison Museum Director Jim Willett. Jim tells us they’re celebrating their 25th anniversary this year and they’re having some special events this year . . .…