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Texas Shrimp Marketing Advisory Committee Accepting Applications.

Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller Requests Applications for Texas Shrimp Marketing Advisory Committee.   Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller today issued an open call for applications to fill seats on the Texas Shrimp Marketing Program Advisory Committee. The committee was created by the Texas Legislature in 2003 to assist the Texas Department ...

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TPWD Lifetime Super Combo License Contest

This is your chance to win a Lifetime Super Combo License, giving you the right to hunt and fish in Texas without ever having to buy another state license. Only $5 per entry and you can enter as many times as you like! Purchase your entries wherever Texas hunting and ...

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DPS Increases Traffic Enforcement During Holidays

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase patrols for an eight-day period that includes both the Christmas and New Year holidays. From Dec. 24 – 27 and Dec. 31 – Jan. 3, DPS troopers, as well as law enforcement across the state, will be patrolling roadways throughout the ...

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Huntsville’s New Mayor Takes Office

At a special session of Huntsville City council Sunday afternoon, newly elected Mayor Andy Brauniger took his oath of office.  Judge Tracy Sorensen administered the oath.

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Jail Booking Reports

Jail Booking Reports from the Walker County Sheriff’s Office for December 11, 2015 to December 20, 2015   December 11, 2015: No information received December 12, 2015: No information received December 13, 2015: No information received December 14, 2015: No information received December 15, 2015: Davis, Dameyan Deshun – Theft ...

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Huntsville ISD Hires New Head Volleyball Coach

Huntsville ISD has a new Head Volleyball Coach for the Lady Hornet program. The Board voted unanimously to accept the recommendation to hire Cody Hassell during their regular December Board of Trustees meeting held Thursday night. Coach Hassell is currently the Head Volleyball Coach at Anderson-Shiro High School. HISD Girls Athletic Director, ...

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HISD Holiday Greeting Card Contest Winner

During the Regular Monthly Meeting of the Huntsville ISD Board of Trustees on Thursday, December 17th, Samuel W. Houston Elementary 2nd grade student, Alyvionia Winn was recognized for having her holiday artwork selected as the cover for the official holiday greeting card for the district. Alyvionia’s art was selected from a number ...

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Mayor’s Friendly Wager on SHSU vs JSU Playoff Game

Mayor Mac Woodward and Jacksonville, Alabama Mayor Johnny L. Smith today agreed to a friendly wager on Saturday’s NCAA FCS semi-final playoff game between the Jacksonville State University Gamecocks and the Sam Houston State University Bearkats. Mayors Woodward and Smith agreed that the winning City’s mayor will supply the losing ...

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Hospital District to Consider Demolishing Ella Smither Building

By Walker County News Today staff At Wednesday night’s meeting of the Walker County Hospital District Board, board members agreed unanimously to look at options for the possible demolition of the Ella Smither building on 11th Street.   The building has been vacant for some time with, according to board members, ...

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DPS Seeks Leads in Unsolved Murder

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) and the Texas Ranger Unsolved Crimes Investigation Team are asking for the public’s help in solving the murder of Hailey Dunn, 13, of Colorado City. As part of a public awareness program launched recently, DPS is featuring one unsolved case each month in ...

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