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New Driver Course Required Beginning Sept 1

New driver course designed to combat distracted driving required for drivers age 18 and older begins Sept. 1 The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today announced a new one-hour driving course to educate drivers on the dangers of distracted driving.  The Impact Texas Young Drivers(ITYD) course will be required for ...

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TDI Seeks Applicants for Board

The Texas Department of Insurance is accepting applications through August 31 for public member positions on the Texas Medical Liability Insurance Underwriting Association Board of Directors. The appointment is for one year. The association is a self-supporting entity that provides medical liability insurance to health care providers who cannot get insurance on ...

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TABC Announces Back-to-School Undercover Operations

The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission will conduct a series of undercover operations throughout August and September as tens of thousands of college and university students return to class across the state. The operations will identify retailers who illegally sell alcohol to persons under 21. The undercover operations, known as minor ...

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National Forests and Grasslands in Texas Seeks Input on Wild and Scenic Rivers

The National Forests and Grasslands in Texas is holding meetings to get public input on Wild and Scenic River eligibility and Wildernesses as part of its ongoing Forest Plan Revision. Meetings will be Sept. 12 in Lufkin at the Pitser Garrison Convention Center and Sept. 14 at the San Augustine Chamber of Commerce, 611 ...

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Texas Introduces 100th Anniversary License Plate

It’s a celebration one century in the making as the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles introduces a specialty license plate commemorating the 100th anniversary of license plates in the state. The new 100-Year Plate will be available to order for only one year beginning Sept. 1, 2017. Texans who order this ...

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DPS Increases Patrols for Fourth of July

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase traffic enforcement during the Fourth of July holiday weekend from Saturday, July 1, through Tuesday, July 4. DPS Troopers will be looking for drunk drivers, and speeding, seat belt and other traffic violators.   “Alcohol consumption is always a concern this time ...

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Marriage Licenses – May 2017

The following marriage licenses were executed during the month of May 2017 in Walker County Abdul Akate Elizabeth Bayong 5/25/2017 Jason Anderson Laci Delesandri 5/28/2017 Luckie Biggs Barbara Holder 5/20/2017 Coleman Bohannon Jr Kali Pavelock 5/13/2017 Caleb Brumley Rebecca Birdwell 5/20/2017 Jack Craft Regina Ashley 5/5/2017 Ignacio Cruz Maensa Medina ...

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Marriage Licenses – April 2017

The following marriage licenses were executed during the month of April 2017 in Walker County. Steven Ebner Meghan Cook 4/1/2017 Michael Vandersypen Freedom Derrico 4/1/2017 Michael Hoogterp Michelle Martinez 4/2/2017 Taofeek Ogunyomi Olamide Adako 4/3/2017 Trampest Helton Hayley Watts 4/3/2017 Christian Dickinson Jordan Power 4/3/2017 Michael Pelt Michelle Kuehn 4/6/2017 ...

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Marriage Licenses – March 2017

The following marriage licenses were executed in Walker County during the month of March 2017. Ethan Abbott Taelor Edgin 3/4/2017 Omar Alvarado Escott Nancy Vasquez 3/18/2017 Azubuike Anazia Lakeshia Johnson 3/14/2017 Terry Batson Wanda Kinkelaar 3/4/2017 Steven Begnaud II Jessica Lundstrom 3/4/2017 Chase Benson Bryce Jackson 3/11/2017 Charles Bishop Chelsea ...

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Star Of Texas Nominations Open

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that nominations are currently being accepted for the 2017 Star of Texas Award. The Star of Texas awards honor peace officers, firefighters, and emergency medical first responders who were seriously injured or killed in the line of duty. Nominations for this year’s awards must be ...

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