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(New Braunfels, TX)--New Braunfels Police are still seeking help from the public to find a driver who fled the scene of a wreck early Sunday morning, killing 24-year-old Hitesh Patel of Austin. Police officials report that Patel was crossing West San Antonio Street, just after 1am., when the driver of a dark, possibly black, newer-model pickup truck struck him at about 35-mph. The vehicle left

(New Braunfels, TX)--Comal County Senior Citizens Center’s monthly Community Dinner is tonight from 5-7pm. at the Center, 655 Landa Street. A $5 donation will get you a hot meal of pork loin, mashed potatoes, green beans, tea, and dessert. No reservations required. Door prizes will be awarded

Comal ISD was well represented by 13 members of the Canyon High School Choir Department this past on Saturday, at the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Region 12 Choir Concert, held at Alamo Heights High School. CHS students participated in the Mixed Choir and Treble Choir competitions; and

Buda-Kyle Area Volunteer Reception Center to Close November 17 In coordination with the affected city and county governments, the Blanco River Regional Recovery Team (BR3T) will close the Buda Volunteer Reception Center (VRC) at 500 Jack C. Hays Trail in Buda at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, November 17. Any

(New Braunfels, TX)--Tim Barker will give a talk on the history of Landa Park as part of the Monthly Gardening Series at the New Braunfels Public on Wednesday, November 18 at 3 p.m. Free and open to the public. New Braunfels Public Library, 700 E. Common St. For more information call 221-4300.
(New Braunfels, TX) – In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, there will be no residential or commercial collection by the City of New Braunfels on Thursday, November 26th for garbage, recycling, or green waste. Residents with a designated Thursday collection day will have collection shifted to Friday, November 27th. The following week collection days will resume as normal. The City Recycle
Republican State Representative Doug Miller has filed for re-election to the Texas House of Representatives for House District 73. The district encompasses all of Comal, Gillespie, and Kendall Counties, including the cities of New Braunfels, Boerne, and Fredericksburg, as county seats. Miller’s press release states that, in the most recent legislative session, Miller was a key figure in working
Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Comal ISD superintendent Andrew Kim to the newly created Texas Commission on Next Generation Assessments and Accountability. House Bill 2804 authorized the creation of the commission with the purpose of developing and making recommendations for new systems of student assessment and public school accountability by September 1st, 2016. Kim is also on the Texas
Governor Abbott appointed and named Mike Morath of Dallas as Presiding Officer. Additionally, he appointed Kim, Theresa Trevino and Quinton Vance to the Texas Commission on Next Generation Assessments and Accountability. Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick appointed Kim Alexander, Paul Castro and Michael K. McLendon. Speaker Joe Straus appointed Pauline Dow, Maria Hernandez Ferrier and Catherine
(Comal County, TX)--Smithson Valley High School student Kyle French, a member of Boy Scouts of America Troop 1776 in Spring Branch, is working his way toward the rank of Eagle Scout. French chose to help design three raised garden beds for Johnson Ranch Elementary as part of his Eagle Scout project. The garden beds were completed earlier this school year. "We really appreciate the effort and the
(NEW BRAUNFELS, TX) — New court fees go into effect today after the Comal County Commissioners Court last week approved the establishment of a new dispute-resolution program that will help low-income disputants obtain mediation. The fees – $15 on all civil cases filed in Comal County courts-at-law and district courts – will help offset the cost of contracting with Central Texas Dispute Resolution
(New Braunfels, TX)--The 10-day salute to sausage wrapped up Sunday, With good weather and good crowds throughout the festival. KGNB's Jessie Slaten was on the grounds Sunday, for the final day.
(South Central Texas)--Overnight thunderstorms may bring heavy winds tonight, and through Tuesday morning. The National Weather Service predicts some significant lightening activity, especially as a squall line passes through the area. Severe Thunderstorms will be possible beginning Monday night and lasting through Tuesday morning. There is a possibility of quarter, to ping-pong-size hail;

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