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(New Braunfels, TX)--The official numbers are in from the 19th annual, Americana Music Jam. Co-sponsored by KNBT 92.1 and Gruene Hall, as a way to give back to the New Braunfels community, the 2015 event featured amazing Americana artists who volunteered their time and talent to raise money for some great causes. General Manager, Mattson Rainer reports that this year, Cody Canada & The

(New Braunfels, TX)--Today is the payment deadline for your 2014 Property Taxes, before additional fees kick in on the 1st. Beginning July 1st, Comal County Tax Assessor-Collector, Cathy C. Talcott will transfer the 2014 Delinquent Property Tax accounts to the county’s collections attorney,

(Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX) – The Hays County Commissioners Court Tuesday, approved moving forward with the County’s investigation of placing a temporary bridge at the Fischer Store Road/Blanco River crossing in southwestern Hays County. The bridge that allows thousands of residents

(NEW BRAUNFELS, TX) —Comal County is seeking federal reimbursement for expenses incurred over the course of six weeks of extreme weather this spring. Comal joins several other area counties as part of a federally declared disaster area because of heavy rains and flooding that occurred between May

(New Braunfels, TX)--The New Braunfels Independent School District Board of Trustees approved the 2015-2016 budget, during their regular monthly meeting held on June 29th in the NBISD Education Center Boardroom. The 2015-2016 fiscal-year for NBISD begins July 1st, 2015. The Board approved a budget of 75.9-million-dollars, 3.9 percent more than last year's budget. This budget includes a general
You’re never too young or too old to get something from your local library. This summer, the New Braunfels Library brings back it’s Summer Reading Program, for children, teens, and adults. KGNB’s Jessie Slaten has that story.
(New Braunfels, TX)--The Comal County Clerk’s Office should begin issuing same-sex marriage licenses today after receiving a legal opinion from the County’s District Attorney, that it has a legal duty to do so. The office did not issue any same-sex marriage licenses on Friday after receiving a request to wait for further guidance from state Attorney General Ken Paxton, whose office provides the
(New Braunfels, TX)--On Friday, State Representative Doug Miller announced he will seek re-election to the District 73 State House of Representatives seat he has held since 2009. Miller represents Comal, Gillespie, and Kendall Counties, which include the cities of New Braunfels, Fredericksburg, and Boerne. Miller’s campaign announcement lists him as a successful small businessman, who provided
(New Braunfels, TX) – July is National Parks and Recreation Month and this year marks the 30th anniversary of the annual event, created by the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA). The City of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is offering buy-one-get-one free admission for the entire month of July on the following days and attractions: Mondays - Landa Park Paddle Boats
(New Braunfels, Texas) —The New Braunfels Public Library will offer a lecture by Dr. M. Andrew Holowchak, on Wednesday, at 7pm., entitled “Thomas Jefferson, His Declaration of Independence, and His Enduring Legacy of Liberty.” This timely discussion will provide an overview of Jefferson’s contributions to the early American republic, his writings and their expression of American ideals on liberty
(New Braunfels, TX) –Two City of New Braunfels staff members have been honored by the American Public Works Association (APWA). Solid Waste Manager, Mike Mundell was awarded the APWA Professional Solid Waste Manager of the Year honor; and Facility Manager, Mark Zavicar received the APWA Professional Facilities and Grounds Manager of the Year award. Assistant Director of Public Works in New
(New Braunfels, TX)--Nine Comal County-maintained boat ramps at Canyon Lake were reopened Friday afternoon after crews finished replacing damaged signs and clearing debris left from weeks of high water levels. All county boat ramps are now open, although privately owned ramps and those maintained by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers may remain closed. Boaters should be cautious when using the lake
We have some road closures (and one opening ) to tell you about this morning. In Hayes County, the low water crossing on Valley View Road, at the Blanco River, in Precinct 3 has been repaired and is now open to traffic. In Comal County, today through Thursday, from 9am to 5pm, traffic will be reduced to one-way traffic, with flaggers controlling traffic on FM 306, at the Guadalupe River Crossing
(New Braunfels, TX)--Lots of folks showed up for a rally at Main Plaza Wednesday, put together by three friends who felt the need to speak out against racism in the aftermath of last week’s racially-motivated killings at a church in Charleston. KGNB News Director Jessie Slaten has that story.