Articles Tagged “Walker County”

  • Education Committee Welcome Packets

    Education Committee Welcome Packets

    The Education Committee of the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce will once again prepare “Welcome Packets” for the new teachers in all Walker County public & private schools for the upcoming school year. This is…

  • Welcome Packets for New Teachers – Advertising Opportunity

    Welcome Packets for New Teachers – Advertising Opportunity

    The Education Committee of the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce will once again prepare “Welcome Packets” for the new teachers in all Walker County public & private schools for the upcoming school year. This is…

  • Great Muddy Escape Adventure Race Planning Meeting

    Great Muddy Escape Adventure Race Planning Meeting

    The “Great Muddy Escape Adventure Race” is a fund-raiser for the Huntsville Family YMCA & for the Huntsville Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. The event is set for 9am Oct. 24 at Gen. Sam’s Off-Road Park on…

  • MEDICARE SEMINAR AT SENIOR CENTER

    Medicare fraud has become more prevalent recently. The Senior Center of Walker County will be presenting two local seminars entitled “Preventing Medicare Fraud” to help individuals understand the growing problem. The first event will be…

  • HUNTSVILLE IS 180 YEARS OLD

    You might not have noticed, but Huntsville turned 180 years old over the weekend. The city as we know it began its development in 1835. Pleasant Gray, along with his wife and children, petitioned the…

  • Madisonville Officer Found “Not Guilty”

    The Huntsville Item reports that Gary Laws, a former Madisonville police officer, was found not guilty Wednesday in the Walker County Court of Law in regard to a charge of cruelty to non-livestock animals. The…

  • Former Madisonville Officer On Trial For K-9 Incident

    The Huntsville Item reports that the trial of a former Madisonville police officer, Gary Laws, began Tuesday in the Walker County Court of Law. He is accused of bringing about the death of his K-9…

  • John Ray Falk, Jr. Reindicted

    The Huntsville Item reports that John Ray Falk, Jr., who was originally indicted by a grand jury in Walker County in 2008 for the slaying of TDCJ correctional officer Susan Canfield, has been re-indicted for…

  • Taylor Swift Donates To Van Riper Family “Go Fund Me” Account

    As you have likely heard, last Saturday when Thomas Lake Road volunteer firefighter Aaron Van Riper responded to an accident off FM 980 in Walker County he arrived to find that his wife Amber and…

  • Disaster Funds Applied For

    As you have likely noticed, the incredible amount of rain we got in Huntsville and Walker County did a lot of road damage. Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis informed Commissioners Tuesday morning that he had…