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Election Day for the 2016 general election is Tuesday. Polls in Comal County will be open from 7am. to 7pm. The last person in line at 7pm. will be the last person allowed to vote.

On Tuesday, November 1, the Headwaters at the Comal Advisory Committee and New Braunfels Area Community Foundation officially launched the Foundation Builders Capital Campaign with a goal of raising $1 million in the community between November 1 and December 15, 2016.

Seguin investigators are searching for clues in a double homicide that happened over the weekend. Officials advise that 30-year-old Jeremy Sauceda, and his mother, Belinda Sauceda, 64, were found dead from apparent gunshot wounds in a duplex early Sunday morning.

The New Braunfels Police Department will soon begin offering services under the “Project Lifesaver” program. Project Lifesaver is a rapid response program that helps first responders locate people who wander away from their caregivers due to brain disorders like Autism, Alzheimer’s Disease, Down

Comal County honored a pair of public servants on Thursday, presenting outgoing Sheriff Bob Holder and state Rep. Doug Miller each with a Key to the Courthouse for their years of service to the county’s residents.

New Braunfels Police officials report that a San Antonio Police investigation led to a man already arrested for two counts of “Invasive Visual Recording in a Bath or Dressing Room,” being arrested again for the same crime, here in New Braunfels. 

If you’re voting in downtown New Braunfels today, remember Wurstfest traffic and parking may make voting after 3pm a little time consuming. 

Early voting for the 2016 General Election ends  today. There are four locations in Comal County open from 7am to 7pm, through Friday.

San Marcos Police officers pulled a man from a burning vehicle Monday night minutes after a single vehicle crash in the 2600 block of Hunter Road. Despite officers’ effort to revive the unresponsive man, he was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Kids can play in the snow and everyone can enjoy some hot cider, cookies, and other refreshments and attractions provided by area businesses and organizations. Kids can write a letter to Santa at the Bulverde Post Office or even visit with him in person! Holiday music will fill the air as wandering carolers sing traditional Christmas songs throughout the Village.

The City of New Braunfels is inviting the entire community to the first Visioning Workshop for the Comprehensive Plan update.  This community-wide meeting will be held from 6:30 pm to 8:30 p.m. on November 29th, at the Civic/Convention Center.

Late Tuesday afternoon, Schlitterbahn sent out the following press release. “It is with a heavy heart that we share the news that our founder, Robert Ray Henry, known to many of us here as Mr. Bob, passed away last night."

The New Braunfels Public Library is hosting a local author fair on Saturday, November 12th from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Each author will speak about themselves, their books and their writing process for about 10 minutes. 

The Comal ISD Community Education Department received $2,500 from the GVTC Foundation recently. One hundred percent of the donation will go toward the Community Education Department’s scholarship fund. 

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