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County officials still asking for citizen input on closed jail facility
Walker County residents are still encouraged to share their thoughts on what should happen with the old county jail facility that was officially closed last month.
Tomorrow’s Promise in Huntsville adding middle school program this fall
Tomorrow’s Promise, a Montessori school in Huntsville, is looking to expand by adding a middle school program for the upcoming school year.
GIGANTIC GOSPEL CONCERT: Uplifting and emotional
The music Saturday was spirit-filled and exhilaratingly satisfying, as some of the country’s finest gospel performers took center stage at Johnson Coliseum on the campus of Sam Houston State University.
“It’s like praising the Lord. I can’t think of any other place I’d rather be on a Saturday night,” said Lakita Brice of Madisonville. “A friend invited me and it just seemed to lift all my burdens.”
Huntsville High School Ex-Students Reunion: Together again
More than 200 Hornets — alumni of Huntsville High School — gathered Saturday night at the Walker County Fairgrounds for the annual Ex-Students Association Reunion.
Graduates primarily from the 1940s, ’50s, ’60s and ’70s got to visit with many of the folks who they only get the chance to talk to once a year.
A prime time to teach: Forest service comes to Huntsville for premiere of ‘Planes: Fire and Rescue’
It’s a pretty good day when you can see a fun, new movie and learn a lesson at the same time. That’s what happened Friday for the youngsters who were attending the premiere of “Planes: Fire and Rescue,” at Cinestar of Huntsville.
WALKER COUNTY HISTORICAL COMMISSION: Tale of Texas hero to be told at meeting Monday
In the Gibbs-Powell House and County Museum stands a tombstone. One may only wonder, why is a tombstone on exhibit here? Shouldn’t it be with all the others?
What’s written on the stone whispers the story of a Texas hero, a man who fought in the Battle of San Jacinto — George Weedon.
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