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Walker County Newswire

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  1. Groveton PD chief: Man who tricked, sexually assaulted woman arrested in HuntsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... a TCSO deputy transported Steel, who was arrested on a first-degree aggravated sexual assault charge, from the Walker County Jail to the Trinity Police Department on Tuesday. Raiford said in a previous interview that Steel tricked an 18-year-old ...

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  2. Groveton PD chief: Man who tricked, sexually assaulted woman arrested in HuntsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... a TCSO deputy transported Steel, who was arrested on a first-degree aggravated sexual assault charge, from the Walker County Jail to the Trinity Police Department on Tuesday. Raiford said in a previous interview that Steel tricked an 18-year-old ...

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  3. Beware: Interstate 45 to be closed this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    Both I-45 northbound and southbound will be closed near New Waverly as part of an ongoing construction project to reroute FM 1374 in Walker County underneath I-45. For this weekend, I-45 will be closed from 8 p.m. Friday until 4 a.m. Monday at the latest as crews work around the clock to demolish the existing bridge.

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  4. Camp agrees to pay $70,000 to fired workerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... future," said New, in a written statement. After Reed complained, she was fired and the camp sued her twice in Walker County, once to recover unemployment benefits and the other to seek a ruling that she quit because she refused to work in her new ...

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  5. Texas did not perform the most executions in the US this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... offenders to be executed was Raymond Hamilton, member of the 'Bonnie and Clyde' gang. He was sentenced from Walker County and executed on May 10, 1935, for murder. Hamilton and another man had escaped from death row, only to be captured and return ...

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  6. Death row, capital offense facts from TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... offenders to be executed was Raymond Hamilton, member of the 'Bonnie and Clyde' gang. He was sentenced from Walker County and executed on May 10, 1935, for murder. Hamilton and another man had escaped from death row, only to be captured and return ...

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  7. Grandma Emily Smith WhitleyRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2017 | The Bandera County Courier

    ... (according to Texas Archives and LOS/Salt Lake City, etc.). She married Elisha Franklin Whitley, Sr. in Walker County, Texas on May 17, 1847 in the home of Thomas Carothers, Justice of the Peace. She lived in at least these counties after she was ...

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  8. City of Temple expected to appoint interim city manager Read Story Stephen AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | KCEN

    ... Services. Before coming to Temple, she was the Budget Manager in the City of Huntsville, located in Walker County. The City of Temple said it would hold a nationwide search to find a permanent City Manager. City Council is expected to engage the ...

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  9. Sheriff: Suspects in Amber Alert arrested for interference with child custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... currently on parole in Arkansas for weapons charges and assault charges. Additionally he has a warrant out of Walker County Texas for Theft by Check $500-$1500. Morgan Mosley has a prior arrest in Anderson County in January of this year for ...

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  10. Missing infant returned to legal guardians in Anderson County, parents arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... currently on parole in Arkansas for weapons charges and assault charges. Additionally he has a warrant out of Walker County Texas for Theft by Check $500-$1500. Morgan Mosley has a prior arrest in Anderson County in January of this year for ...

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  11. '3 stooges' crew accused of causing $500K in damages to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    The "3 stooges" crew is accused of causing more than a half-million dollars in damages to Conroe ISD and other schools in and outside Montgomery County. A Montgomery County grand jury indicted Chad Eaton , 21, Paul Clark , 20, and Ronnie Morris , 21, all of Conroe, on first-degree felony aggregate criminal mischief charges for an alleged month-and-a-half-long spree of burglaries and acts of vandalism that stretched from Harris County up to Walker County.

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  12. Wreck kills Huntsville woman, injures 2 childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Chron

    A Huntsville woman died, and two children were sent to the hospital, after a wreck in Walker County, authorities said on Thursday. Elizabeth Bryant, 25, was killed about 8 a.m. Thursday when she veered into oncoming traffic along U.S. 190 about 10 miles east of Huntsville, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

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  13. Judge recommends new trial for Death Row inmate in 1992 killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Houston Chronicle

    ... offenders to be executed was Raymond Hamilton, member of the 'Bonnie and Clyde' gang. He was sentenced from Walker County and executed on May 10, 1935, for murder. Hamilton and another man had escaped from death row, only to be captured and return ...

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  14. Newsmaker: Oatmeal the blind steer has found greener pasturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... enjoying the best of care and circumstances." Oatmeal was raised by Kendyll Williams from near Huntsville in Walker County after she convinced her father to let her have him, despite his poor vision. Kendyll became attached to the steer as she ...

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  15. Christian camp sued for discrimination, retaliationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Reed filed a charge of discrimination with the EEOC. The following month, the camp sued Reed in state court in Walker County, seeking a ruling that Reed had quit because she refused to work in her new position, according to court documents. The ...

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  16. Gas leak forces shelter in place in Walker CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Chron

    KTRK and KHOU say an 8-inch gas line is leaking at 11th Street and Avenue I, and it is affecting 10th, 11th and 12th streets, as well as Avenues F to H. A notice on the city of Huntsville's website tells residents to stay indoors, and CenterPoint Energy is working on the leak. Click below for the top news from around the Houston area and beyond.

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  17. Judge: Dad who killed 2 daughters competent for executionRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2016 | Houston Chronicle

    ... offenders to be executed was Raymond Hamilton, member of the 'Bonnie and Clyde' gang. He was sentenced from Walker County and executed on May 10, 1935, for murder. Hamilton and another man had escaped from death row, only to be captured and return ...

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  18. Do You Live In A Contraceptive Desert?Read the original story

    Nov 3, 2016 | Refinery 29

    ... 9,290 women in need) 2. Davidson County, North Carolina (0 clinics for a population of 8,810 women in need) 3. Walker County, Texas (0 clinics for 6,000 women in need) 4. Henderson County, Texas (0 clinics for a population of 4,820 women in need) 5. ...

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