Articles Tagged “Texas”

  • Donald Trump Coming to Texas

    Presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is returning to Texas this week with rallies at a hotel in the Woodlands and a nightclub in Dallas. Tonight, Mr. Trump will be at a rally at Gilley’s…

  • Free Guided Portion of Sam Houston Tours Available

    The Sam Houston Memorial Museum will provide visitors an opportunity to explore the histories of Sam Houston and Texas with the help of experts free with paid admission beginning this week. Marketing Coordinator Megan Buro…

  • State of Disaster Declared

    Governor Greg Abbott yesterday declared a state of disaster for 31 Texas counties–Walker County is included. Governor Abbott said, “As our state continues to face waves of severe weather and potential flooding, it is crucial…

  • Texas and Other States Fight Transgender Restroom Guidelines

    Ten states and Texas are suing the Obama administration regarding the recent directive which allows transgender students the use of public school locker rooms and bathrooms in public schools that agree with their gender identity.…

  • Texas Agri-Life Presentation Scheduled

    Texas Agri-Life extension agent Reg Leppley informs us that Extension Fisheries Specialist Dr. Todd Sink will join the Walker County Agri-life Extension office at 102 Tam Road in Huntsville to cover the management side of…

  • Senator Cornyn Comments on Clinton E-mail Server Issue

    Our Senator from Texas, John Cornyn, thinks Hillary Clinton’s e-mail server jeopardized national security. He spoke from the flloor of the senate recently on the matter . . . .

  • Senator Cornyn Comments on Crime Victims’ Week

    It’s National Crime Victims’ Rights Week. Our senator from Texas, John Cornyn, recently spoke about the issue from the floor of the senate . . . .

  • TxDOT Launches Campaign to Reduce Spring Break DWI’s

    During Spring Break 2015, there were 459 crashes in Texas involving young drivers 17 to 34 years of age who were under the influence of alcohol. Those crashes led to 43 serious injuries and 16…

  • Texas Independence and Sam Houston Birthday Celebrated Today

    The 35th Annual Texas Independence Day and General Sam Houston Birthday commemoration will be held today. Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center spokesperson Jamie Matthews tells us more . . . .   There will be…

  • Last Night’s Elections

    For more in-depth local election results, visit our KSAM Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ksam1017. Danny Kuykendall will meet Tom DeYoung for a runoff election for County Commissioner Precinct #1.  Glen Ray Reader will meet Bill Daugette in…