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Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX – At the January 24 meeting, the Hays County Commissioners Court placed the unincorporated areas (including extra territorial jurisdictions) of the county under an immediate burn ban following a report from Fire Marshal Clint Browning. Browning noted that while fire trucks have become stuck in muddy areas recently, high winds have dried out the frozen brush

The Comal County Public Health Office is reminding residents to make sure they and their families are vaccinated against chickenpox and shingles, a pair of diseases caused by the same virus. Although children now are routinely vaccinated against chickenpox, adults age 60 or older likely haven’t

Schertz, TX - On January 20, 2017, at approximately 2:03pm, Schertz Police Department was notified via a 911 call that the Schertz Bank and Trust located at 16852 IH 35 North had been a victim of a robbery. The suspect was described as a heavy set black male in his late 20’s, bald with a full beard

The New Braunfels Police Department would like to warn the public about a potential scam artist operating in the New Braunfels area. Over the weekend, NBPD took two reports from residents saying that a man had come to their home claiming that he had lost his phone and that the phone was “pinging”

New Braunfels, Texas — Effective today (01/19/17), the Comal River in New Braunfels is open again for recreation. As of this release, the Comal River flow is at approximately 430cfs. Minor amounts of debris have been cleaned up and there were no major damages to city facilities following the latest heavy rains. River-goers should be aware of potentially submerged debris and should always use
JANUARY 19, 2017 7:30 AM -JANUARY 19, 2017 8:30 AM BEP HOSTS FIRST 2017 MEETING—The Chamber’s BEP committee will host its first meeting on Thurs. Jan. 19, 2017 at 7:30 am in Honors Hall. Shannon Dixon, Vice Chair, will preside at this first meeting in the absence of Chris Snider. The committee will review the Kits for Kids program and delivery of more than 525 Kits in December to area agencies
NEW BRAUNFELS, TX – The New Braunfels ISD is accepting applications for a place on the ballot for the upcoming Board of Trustee election in May. The positions that will be considered on the May 6th ballot include positions for single-member District 2 and District 4. The District 2 position is held by Rigo Montero and the District 4 position is held by Joe Hassmann. The last day to file is Feb.
On December 12th City Councilmember Chris Monceballez asked the New Braunfels City Council to consider reviewing and updating the current City ordinance related to smoking. Areas for consideration included vaping technology, expansion of the locations where smoking is prohibited indoors (in an effort to broaden employee protection from second-hand smoke), and possible smoking distance requirement
The Parks and Recreation Department invites the public to share input regarding the River Properties Vision Plan. The community meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, January 18th at 6:30 p.m. at Landa Haus, located at 360 Aquatic Circle in Landa Park. “ The meeting will be an open house set-up, allowing attendees to provide feedback relating to the proposed vision plan in a casual setting,” said
In collaboration with the Homeless Coalition of Comal County, Family Promise of Greater New Braunfels presents a Family Promise Flix! movie event "The Pursuit of Happyness" . Based on a true story, "The Pursuit of Happyness" tells the inspiring story of Chris Gardner, a single father, struggling to overcome adversity and homelessness; and care for his young son. By attending this movie you are
I-10 – Seguin Tuesday, January 17. 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Westbound main lanes between Business 123 and the Huber Road overpass. The right lane will close while crews move barrier. Tuesday-Wednesday, January 17-18. 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. daily. Eastbound main lanes between US 90 and FM 465. The right lane will close while crews repair signs. This closure includes the ramps to US 90 and FM 725, as

Communities In Schools of South Central Texas looks to engage volunteers throughout January and during the school year

New Braunfels & surrounding communities will meet at the Prince Solms Park at 10 AM to march to the civic center for a ceremony of speeches & music to honor the legacy and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Golf carts will be available for those that can't walk.
New Braunfels, TX - Lennon-Aid Foundation made a surprise appearance at the Christus Santa Rosa Children’s Hospital Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) in San Antonio for the families of children in PICU. 13 families received much needed financial assistance (specifically from Lennon-Aid) to assist their family during this extremely tough time. Joining Lennon-Aid in this generous act was Hope