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New Braunfels, TX – The possession or use of any kind of firework is prohibited (illegal) inside the city limits of New Braunfels. Anyone found to be in possession of or using fireworks within the city limits may be issued a citation and have their fireworks confiscated. Individuals can legally transport fireworks through the City in a locked glove compartment, in the trunk, or in the bed of a

NEW BRAUNFELS — A new weekly evening program starting Monday provides training and counseling to Comal County youth who run into trouble with the law. The program, run by the Comal County Juvenile Probation Department, will be required for minors as part of their probation or deferred adjudication

Fourth of July While many City facilities will be closed on Tuesday, July 4th (such as City Hall, the Library, the Westside Community Center, the Municipal Building and the Recycling Center), view this short video for information on City facilities and activities that will be available on the

NEW BRAUNFELS—Summer heat has set in and rainfall chances have dropped off significantly over the past several weeks. Water use on the NBU system has increased to over 18 million gallons a day (mgd) in New Braunfels...up from 10.5 mgd at the beginning of May! Based on the rate at which the aquifer

Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX – Hays County Fire Marshal Clint Browning wants consumers to learn about fireworks safety and the main laws that govern use of fireworks. Fireworks Laws It is illegal to sell or shoot fireworks within 100 feet of a place where flammable liquids, flammable compressed gasses or fireworks are sold or stored. Despite what you may have seen in the movies, it is
SAN MARCOS – The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment at Texas State University will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. June 29 to celebrate the return of glass-bottom boat 1945, the oldest in The Meadows Center’s historic fleet, to Spring Lake. Glass-bottom boat 1945 is the second boat to complete restoration work and receive a custom, fiberglass composite hull WHO: The San Marcos
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 Join us for the largest Independence Day celebration in New Braunfels! Live music featuring Kori Free and fireworks over Landa Lake - come early, bring a picnic and enjoy the show! Kori Free and The Groove Hounds at the Dance Slab at 6:30pm Fireworks start at 9:15pm
New Braunfels, Texas — On June 21, 2017, as part of the ongoing investigation into the homicide of 17- year old Conrad Kuntz, detectives with the New Braunfels Police Department detained a 16-year old male from New Braunfels and charged him with Robbery. NBPD detectives believe they now have a clearer understanding about the events that led to the June 17th , 2017, homicide of Conrad Kuntz. To
New rankings from the US Geological Survey (USGS) have listed three of Cemex USA's quarries in the top 25 Crushed Stone Operations in the nation, with Balcones Quarry taking the top spot. Statistics from the USGS recently released show Cemex’s Balcones Quarry in New Braunfels, Texas, was the number one quarry in the United States for production volume in 2015, and Cemex’s FEC Quarry in Miami
Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX – All Hays County offices will be closed Monday and Tuesday, July 3-4, in observance of the Fourth of July holiday. The City of San Marcos Municipal Court, located in the Hays County Government Center in San Marcos, will also be closed. Commissioners Court will not meet on July 4. Hays County Recycling & Solid Waste Transfer Stations (located in
TEE OFF FOR THE LIBRARY MINI-GOLF FUNDRAISER Who : City of Schertz Public Library What: Tee Off for the Library Mini-Golf Fundraiser Where: Schertz Public Library, 798 Schertz Parkway, Schertz, TX 78154 When: Saturday, June 24, 2017. 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM The Schertz Public Library is hosting its 2nd annual Tee Off for the Library Mini-Golf fundraising event this Saturday, June 24. Families are
New Braunfels, TX - Library patrons will have an opportunity to “check out” some non-traditional library materials this Saturday thanks to the Humane Society of New Braunfels, Inc. The fun begins at 10:30 a.m., with Family Storytime all about cats. Beginning at 11:00 a.m., Humane Society staff and volunteers will bring some furry library materials along with lots of information about pet

Bracken Bat Flight brought to visitors through a partnership between Natural Bridge Caverns and Bat Conservation International