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County to Review its Driving Record Policy


By Walker County News Today staff Walker County Commissioners agreed on Monday to review the county’s policy on employees and elected officials who are convicted of driving while intoxicated and other major traffic violations. Commissioners voted to conduct a workshop to review the policy after discussing insurance rates and liabilities for county employees, ...

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Huntsville Public Library to Host Master Gardeners’ Spring Workshop

Walker County Master Gardeners

“SPRING into Veggie Planting at the Huntsville Public Library” Huntsville Public Library is pleased to host the Walker County Master Gardeners’ annual spring planting workshop on Friday, February 20, 2015, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the library’s Community Room. Learn different gardening styles, soil preparation, planting time, fertilizers, ...

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Preschool Story Hour at Huntsville Public Library

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Every Wednesday morning, Story Hour is presented for young children. This complimentary program promotes emergent reading skills for preschool aged children. Preschool Story Hour includes stories, songs, dance, and finger plays and concludes with a craft activity. A different theme is presented each week. For more information about Preschool Story ...

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Walker County Proud 18th Annual Tree Sale Scheduled for Saturday, Feb 7th

Tree Sale

Walker County Proud Communities will host its 18th Annual Tree Sale on Saturday, February 7 and the public is encouraged to take part and purchase one of thousands of available seedlings. The event will be held at the Walker County Storm Shelter, located at 455 State Highway 75 North, from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 ...

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Wynne Home to Present Quilt Exhibit – Opening reception January 15

Gibbs Quilt

The Wynne Home Arts Center will present a new exhibit entitled “Dry Goods: The Quilts of Mary Laura Gibbs,” beginning Thursday, January 15. The exhibit will be offered free of charge through April 15. According to Linda Pease, Cultural Services Coordinator, an opening reception for the exhibit sponsored by the ...

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Huntsville Public Library Art Contest – Deadline Extended


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Art Contest 2015 entry form 4th Annual Huntsville Public Library Art Contest The Huntsville Public Library is proud to announce the 4th annual Library Art Contest, supported by the Huntsville Public Library Friends. The theme for this year’s contest is “Oh, the Places you can go…”. ...

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Bill Tutor Seeks GOP Nomination for Walker County Commissioner, Pct 3


Huntsville, TX – Bill Tutor, long-time Republican and Walker County resident, announced today that he will seek the nomination for Walker County Precinct 3 Commissioner in the Republican Primary in March 2016. Tutor’s years of experience in budget and operations processes are the result of his tenure on the Riverside ...

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Walker County Gets New Online News Source


Walker County News Today has launched a new website dedicated to bringing online news and information to residents of Walker County including Huntsville, Riverside and New Waverly.  The website will feature News, Events and Classified pages. If you’re part of an organization with an event that you’d like added to ...

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Daugette to run for Pct. 3 County Commissioner post


Thirty-five-year Walker County resident and former municipal employee Bill Daugette has announced his plans to run for Pct. 3 Walker County commissioner in the March 2016 Republican primary. “I am excited about this commissioner’s race and I look forward to showing the voters that I am the most qualified candidate ...

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