In the meantime, a search firm is conducting a survey until May 25 seeking public input for a permanent superintendent.
Walkley said she hopes the COVID-19 pandemic can lead to a broader national discussion about senior needs and long-term care.
Read the most popular stories covering the Greater Houston area from this week on Community Impact Newspaper’s website.
The previous high for the Greater Houston area's unemployment rate was set in January 2010 at 8.7%.
The deaths reported May 22 include two women in their 70s from Conroe and Montgomery.
As coronavirus among Montgomery County’s seniors rise, statewide efforts to test nursing homes unclear
A recent state order requires 100% of nursing home staff and employees to be tested.
Texas openings are staggered with different opening dates and operating limits.
Texas Medical Center reports continued week-over-week increases in COVID discharges, deaths; hospitalizations, ICU numbers remain steady
Texas Medical Center has seen nearly a 26% increase in COVID-19 discharges over the past few weeks.
All patients, residents and staff at Texas' 23 state hospitals and supported living centers will be tested for coronavirus regardless of symptoms or exposure.
Texas state agencies and institutions of higher education to expect a 5% reduction in budget plans for the 2020-21 biennium as part of the state's response to the economic ramifications of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Active coronavirus cases decrease by 17 in Montgomery County; total positive cases increase by 20 from May 20-21
So far, 368 people in the county have recovered from the virus.
The museum will reopen Saturday, May 23 with a celebration.
Meat product shortages and frequent price changes from meat processing plants across the country remain a challenge for local-area providers and restaurants.
Gov. Abbott removes late-fee barrier for Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission license, permit renewal
Gov. Greg Abbott is allowing the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission to waive the late fee for license and permit renewals that have lapsed since March 13, according to a May 20 press release.
According to the data, 5,135 unemployment insurance claimants live in the Conroe and Montgomery area.
“The compensation plan is one of most important decisions you can make for the upcoming school year," Chief Financial Officer Kris Lynn said.
Questions about a Texas driver's license? Department of Public Safety offices to begin phased reopening May 26
Limited services will be offered by appointment only.
“Small businesses are having to pivot, and we are seeing that. We are having businesses that had one business model that had to change," said Adriana Cruz, executive director for economic development and tourism in the Office of the Texas Governor.
Community members may submit names online through June 12.
Montgomery County reports 3 new deaths related to COVID-19; total case count rises by 13 from May 19-20
The reported deaths include two Conroe residents and one Kingwood resident who were all previously hospitalized.
The ruling is the latest in the ongoing debate over whether access to mail ballots should be expanded in Texas during the coronavirus pandemic.
The YMCA's first phase of reopening includes fitness services, classes and day camps at several Houston-area locations.
Check out April real estate data for Conroe, Montgomery, plus this month's featured neighborhood, Graystone Hills
Among the ZIP codes that make up the Conroe and Montgomery area, three of them saw an increase in the number of homes sold in April compared to April 2019.
Both grants were approved unanimously.
Summer camps will begin June 1.