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NEW BRAUNFELS — Comal County residents whose property experienced damage during the tornadic storms of Feb. 19-20 may be eligible for federal low-interest loans to pay for the repairs. The U.S. Small Business Administration on March 3 approved assistance for Bexar County and its neighboring counties, including Comal. The SBA provides low-interest loans in the wake of disasters for businesses that

Daylight Saving Time goes into effect Sunday, March 12, which means much of the nation will be springing forward. Be sure to set your clocks ahead one hour before going to bed Saturday night. The change in time often means waking up sleep deprived and can be a tough adjustment for busy schedules.

New Braunfels, Texas — Residents of New Braunfels who were not randomly selected by the National Research Center to participate in the 2017 National Citizen Survey can still have their opinions heard. The City of New Braunfels has opened the survey to all residents via an on-line, opt-in version.

Get outside and play together with Fisher Park’s guided activities. Have fun in nature through exploration, games or crafts. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited, pre-registration is required. Call 830-221-4378 to register. Join us for bicycle safety tips. Bring

New Braunfels, Texas — The City of New Braunfels is seeking input regarding the previous City Hall Site (Municipal Building) Redevelopment Master Plan. A public meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, March 8th, at 6:00 p.m., at the New Braunfels Public Library, located at 700 E. Common Street. The meeting will be facilitated by the City’s Master Plan consultants, Douglas Architects. This meeting is
NEW BRAUNFELS — The Comal County Commissioners Court has approved a tax-incentive agreement that is expected to bring more than 530 jobs to the county. The agreement with Ben E. Keith Co., a food- and alcohol-distribution company, will allow it to relocate its south-central regional headquarters to the portion of Selma that sits inside Comal County. In return for eight years of tax rebates, Ben E
New Braunfels, TX – Beginning February 26th, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will launch a $6.3 million project that will resurface and repair pavement base on a section of IH-35 between Solms Road and FM 725, a 4.3 mile stretch. Angel Brothers Construction will be performing the work, which is expected to wrap up late fall of this year, weather and other factors permitting. On
New Braunfels, Texas — Effective at 4pm today (02/15/17), the Comal River in New Braunfels is open again for recreation. As of this release, the Comal River flow is at approximately 415cfs and stable. 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
Schertz, TX (February 14, 2017) The Guadalupe County Crime Stoppers, with the help of anonymous donors, have increased the reward in the Christmas Eve murder of Henry Gutierrez to $35,000.00 for information that leads Schertz Police to an arrest or conviction. Henry Gutierrez, a local business man, was found murdered in his home on Christmas Eve 2015. His 2013 white Ford Explorer was later
New Braunfels, Texas — Due to recent heavy rainfall, the Comal River in New Braunfels is now temporarily closed to recreation. As of this release, the flow of the Comal River is at approximately 660cfs. This closure will remain in effect for the remainder of the day today (Feb. 14, 2017) and conditions on the Comal River will be reevaluated Wednesday morning to determine if the river can be
The Parks and Recreation Department is offering WEE Preschool Nature Series where your children can Explore the great outdoors through games and activities. Every week , from 10:30 til 11:15, Your kids can experience a different theme that develops nature observation skills. These outings are for Ages: 3-5 and are only 5 dollars Feb 21st its Owls Feb 28th - Making Bird Feeders Mar 7th - Digging
Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX – The Hays County Commissioners Court today (February 14, 2017) rescinded the burn ban for the unincorporated areas of Hays County. Hays County Fire Marshal Clint Browning urged property owners to burn debris as soon as possible, as the outlook for additional rain past this weekend is unclear. “Texas weather changes rapidly, so it is best to take advantage
New Braunfels, Texas – The City of New Braunfels has joined with more than 300 court and police entities across Texas (including the Dallas, Houston, San Antonio and Corpus Christi areas) to clear class c misdemeanor warrants. Focused arrests will begin on Saturday, February 25, 2017, but notice is being given now to encourage voluntary compliance. This is not an amnesty, so those with warrants
Marty Stuart with Connie Smith and the Fabulous Superlatives – Making his 4th appearance, this show will be a special one for Marty Stuart & his band, the Fabulous Superlatives. They will be joined by Country Music Hall of Fame member Connie Smith for a rare performance together. Marty and his band will perform their high energy live show featuring rockabilly, country and gospel hits, however

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