Articles Tagged “Walker County”

  • SM Energy Reimburses County

    At Monday morning’s meeting, Walker County commissioners considered accepting reimbursement from SM Energy for $57,412 for damage to roads due to oil traffic. Precinct #3 Commissioner Glen Reader commented . . . .   Commissioners…

  • Early Primary Voting Update

    Walker County Elections Manager Julie Cooper informs us that the total number of voters checked-in during early voting Monday, February 22nd, was 390–of those voters, 62 voted in the Democratic Primary and 328 in the…

  • New Waverly Firefighter Jimmy Williams Update on Dorm Fire at Gulf Coast Trade Center

    New Waverly firefighter, Captain Jimmy Williams, updated us on the early Monday morning fire of one of the Gulf Coast Trade Center dormitories in New Waverly. The staff at the Gulf Coast Trade Center campus…

  • Early Primary Voting Update

    The total number of voters checked-in during early voting Thursday, February 18th, was 328–of those voters, 45 voted in the Democratic Primary, and 283 in the Republican Primary. This makes for a total of 946…

  • Phase II of the DMV’s Two Steps for Vehicle Inspection and Registration

    The Walker County Vehicle Registration Office is stepping up to assist customers during the second year of the “Two Steps, One Sticker” program for vehicle inspection and registration. Beginning on March 1, 2016, the transition…

  • Fair at SHSU to Connect Students with Local Organizations

    Students who are interested in volunteer service opportunities are invited to attend the Volunteer Opportunities Fair today from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Lowman Student Center Mall Area. The volunteer opportunities fair is…

  • Council Discusses Election Contract with Walker County

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers discussed for approval entering into an election contract with Walker County for the May 7th Special Election to fill a vacancy to elect a…

  • Republican Forum Tonight

    The Republican Party of Walker County will host a Candidate Forum tonight. The Forum will be held at the Katy and E. Don Walker Building beginning at 6:30 pm. Positions that will be included in…

  • Commissioners Look at New FCC Legislation on Inmate Phone Charges

    At their meeting Monday, Walker County commissioners heard from County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford who informed commissioners that, “The Federal Communications Commission has gotten through some new laws that are effective in March for State…

  • Isis Martin Indicted in HEARTS Museum Case

    The KBTX News website reports that a former HEARTS Veterans Museum employee, “47-year-old Isis Martin was arrested for credit card abuse in December, 2014.” However, a Walker County grand jury “recently indicted her for misusing…