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TSSB Honors Active Military and Veterans With Financial Guidance

Military Saves Week starts Feb. 27, and to honor our military the Texas State Securities Board offers two resource-packed financial guides to help active military and veterans make confident, informed financial decisions. A Salute to Smart Investing and the Veterans Handbook: Tactics for Civilian Life provide active military, veterans, and their families the ...

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DPS Graduates 134 New Highway Patrol Troopers

Marks largest recruit class since 2000 The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw, Texas Public Safety Commission Chair Cynthia Leon, and members of the Public Safety Commission (PSC) today were joined by Texas Rep. Tony Dale as the department commissioned 134 men and women as the state’s ...

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Governor Appoints Nine To TRA Board Of Directors

Governor Abbott Appoints Nine To Trinity River Authority Board Of Directors Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Whitney Beckworth, Robert McFarlane, William “Will” Rodgers, Frank Steed, and Edward “Cary” Williams, III and reappointed John Jenkins, Kevin Maxwell, and Manny Rachal for terms set to expire on March 15, 2021. Governor Abbott ...

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Marriage Licenses – January 2017

The following marriage licenses were executed in Walker County during the month of January 2017 Byron Shelly Stephanie Kindley 1/1/2017 Quinton Hines Lashanna Brown 1/4/2017 Jose Castanon Jasmine Broussard 1/4/2017 Bradley Love Natalie McDaniel 1/5/2017 John Rhine Lacey Koska 1/7/2017 Charlie Phillips III Kristen Throsland 1/7/2017 James Skains Lisa Smith ...

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Galloway Awarded 2017 Regents Fellow Service Award

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Donald Galloway of Texas A&M Forest Service was awarded the 2017 Regents Fellow Service Award from the Texas A&M University System Board of Regents. The award was presented Feb. 8 at the Memorial Student Center on the Texas A&M University campus in College Station. Galloway is ...

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Governor Abbott Proclaims Feb 2nd Texas Military Heroes Day

Texas has a long history of brave men and women who have taken a stand against tyranny and selflessly fought for our freedom and liberty.  From the days of the Texas Revolution and our Republic to the current struggles the United States faces at home and abroad, Texans have answered ...

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Texas Chosen as Testing Grounds for Automated Vehicles

U.S. Department of Transportation selects Texas as 1 of 10 testing locations for autonomous vehicle technology The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) has named Texas a national Automated Vehicle (AV) Proving Ground for the testing of connected and automated vehicle technologies. The designation establishes Texas as a leader in the ...

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Marriage Licenses – December 2016

The following marriage licenses were executed in Walker County during the month of December 2016. Omar Acosta Raquel Aguilar Vazquez 12/11/2016 Adetunji Alabi Elawumi Adeniran 12/1/2016 Charlie Clayton Kitty Horton 12/3/2016 John Coggin Dorothy Kavanaugh 12/18/2016 Julius Darby Alexandria Proctor 12/17/2016 John Delaney Kaia Magnusen 12/17/2016 Ulises Faullon Castaneda Martha ...

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Marriage Licenses – November 2016

The following marriage licenses were executed in Walker County during the month of November 2016. Omni Arevalo Brenda Lopez 11/18/2016 Robert Beggs Ana Moreira Diaz 11/21/2016 Bradley Brumley Holly Pellegrino 11/1/2016 Isaac Castruita Jr Kristen Morales 11/11/2016 Phillip Collums Tiffany Gatlin 11/19/2016 Oladotun Daramola Folakemi Ajose 11/8/2016 Michael Erickson Jessica ...

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US Forest Service Names New Texas Supervisor

Taylor named supervisor for National Forests, Grasslands in Texas The U.S. Forest Service has selected William “Eddie” Taylor as forest supervisor for the National Forests and Grasslands in Texas. He previously served as forest supervisor for the Kisatchie National Forest in Louisiana. Regional Forester Tony Tooke said, “Eddie brings almost ...

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