Articles Tagged “Texas Prison Museum”

  • Class of 1995 20-Year Reunion

    Class of 1995 20-Year Reunion

    The Huntsville High School graduating Class of 1995 will host its 20-year reunion July 17 & 18. The weekend will begin a with reception from 7-11pm July 17 at Margarita’s Restaurant on I-45. Saturday will…

  • Barbara Sloan Book Signing

    Barbara Sloan Book Signing

    You are invited to a book signing for Barbara Sloan’s book “Last Statement: A Photographic Study of the Families of the Victims & the Executed.” The event is set for 10am-5pm July 18 at the Texas…

  • 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 . . .…

  • New Exhibits Planned for Texas Prison Museum With Expansion

    New exhibits will be coming to the Texas Prison Museum. We just have to wait a couple of years until its expansion. Director Jim Willett tells us more . . . . WILLETTNEW4-10-14 Jim will…

  • Great Muddy Escape Ahead

    The “Great Muddy Escape” returns. Spokesperson Margaret Gulledge fills us in . . . . MUDDYESCAP10-4-13 Although packets for the race can be picked up on race day, they will also be available from 5…

  • 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…

  • Wynne Home to Present “Gallery Talk”

    The Wynne Home Arts Center will present “A Gallery Talk” in conjunction with “Retrospective of Prison Art” in the Brown-Wynne Gallery on Thursday, January 17th, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Stephanie Smither of Houston…