Articles Tagged “Texas Prison Museum”

  • “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 . . .…

  • 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…