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Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar reminds shoppers they can save money on certain items during the state's annual sales tax holiday. This year, the sales tax holiday is scheduled for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 11-13. The law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced below $100 from sales tax, saving shoppers about $8 on every $100 they spend during the weekend. "

The Studathon is an annual fundraiser held by Comal County Habitat for Humanity in which individuals, businesses, companies and groups have the opportunity to sponsor a stud (a 2x4 piece of wood) for $200 and provide direct impact to the lives of families in their community. Each stud can be picked

Comal ISD now accepting nominations ​

NEW BRAUNFELS, TEXAS –Parents of all returning 1st – 12th grade students are required to enroll their child for the 2017-2018 school year through their txConnect Parent Portal. Online registration is available from any computer with Internet access beginning Aug. 7 at 7:30 a.m. Registration for

Communities In Schools of South Central Texas Kicks Off Pack The Bus School Supply Drive As a community service, Communities In Schools of South Central Texas (CIS) is hosting their annual Pack the Bus school supply drive collecting school supplies for all area students who are in need. The drive will run through the month of July and will culminate with an all-day event on Saturday, August 5th
NEW BRAUNFELS — Vaccines for children heading back to school are available this summer at the Comal County Office of Public Health, which will offer extended hours and a special Saturday clinic to accommodate the rush. The office will close two hours later – at 7 p.m. – Aug. 15, 17, 22 and 24 for parents wishing to make an appointment for their children before school starts. Normal office hours
New Braunfels, Texas – The New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with Communities in Schools (CIS), is offering Dollar Days at several Landa Park attractions. Residents and visitors are encouraged to bring a new school supplies item; in exchange they will gain admission into the pools or the miniature golf course for $1.00. Dollar Days will be honored on the following days
Bill Brown Elementary: Aug. 25: Trail Blazer Roundup : - PK & KG : 9 to 10 a.m., 1st : 10 to 11 am, 2nd : 11 am to noon, 3rd : noon to 1 pm, 4th: 1 to 2 pm and 5th: 2 to 3 p.m. Freiheit Elementary: Aug. 24 - Meet the Teacher: Kinder and 3rd grade, 3:30 to 4:30 pm. 1st and 4th grade, 4:45 to 5:45 pm. 2nd and 5th grade, 6:00 to 7:00 pm. Garden Ridge Elementary: Aug. 24 - Meet the Teacher:

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Nominations and applications for Rising Stars of New Braunfels are now being accepted. This 40 under 40 program will recognize our community’s young leaders who are making a positive impact in their professional or civic endeavors. The awardees will be honored at Gala on Thursday, December 7 at the Courtyard Marriott. Nomination forms, applications and program information are available at www.
San Marcos, TX – 4th Flea, downtown San Marcos’ only monthly community flea market, is this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Price Center. You’ll find traditional furniture, clothing and household items as well as food and grocery products from the Centers’ own Tea Room, plants grown at the Center’s Garden, and confirmed private vendors selling natural products, essential oils, floral
NEW BRAUNFELS — Comal County residents looking to conserve rainwater and/or learn how to manage wildlife on their property can sign up now for classes offered by the county office of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. 1) Extension Agent Troy Luepke will teach students how to make their own barrels for collecting rainwater from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 29. “Each student will leave

Nancy Pappas is the Managing Director for "Headwaters at the Comal"

All Comal ISD students, both new and returning in 2017-18, must enroll or verify their information online through the parent portal txConnect. In order to enroll a student, the parent will need to create a txConnect account if they do not already have one with Comal ISD. Parents only need one txConnect account. All of their students can be added to the same account. For instructions on how to