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In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, there will be no residential or commercial collection by the City of New Braunfels on Thursday, November 23rd for garbage, recycling, or Green Waste. Residents with a designated Thursday collection day will have collection shifted to Friday, November 24th. The following week collection days will resume as normal. The City Recycle Center will be closed

Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX – On Tuesday the Hays County Commissioners Court paid tribute to families who adopt as well as to those who open their homes to foster children and help them transition to adoption, by proclaiming November 18 as National Adoption Day in Hays County. Adoptive

NEW BRAUNFELS, TX - For several years, the student councils at Canyon High School and New Braunfels High School have challenged each other in a friendly competition to benefit the SOS Food Bank with an annual food drive. From Oct. 26 through Nov. 2, the NBHS student council challenged the NBISD

The fifth annual Wine and Wassail Walk, hosted by the San Marcos Main Street Program will take place on Friday, Dec. 15, 2017 from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. Tickets are available online at www.smtxwinewalk.com . Check in begins at 5:30 p.m. at the Hays County Historic Courthouse, which kicks off an evening

This year's winner of the Wurstfest "Design a Button" contest is a student at Hoffmann Lane Elementary. Out of more than 400 entries, Savanna Oberholtzer's design was chosen as the winner. Her design will be on the buttons made and handed out to children during Wurstfest 2018. Savanna is a fourth-grade student in Jackie Glassey's room. She is pictured here with Dan Krueger, Wurstfest 2017
The LBJ Museum of San Marcos' Classic Truck Raffle is running on all cylinders. Be sure to purchase your tickets before December 1, 2017 to ensure your entrance to the raffle. The Raffle will take place on Thursday, December 7, 2017. Tickets can be purchased at the LBJ Museum of San Marcos, Chuck Nash Auto Group San Marcos, or online at : www.lbjmuseum.org . The 1972 Chevy C10 was meticulously

Site Features Services for Military Veterans and Their Spouses Seeking Employment; Recognizes Texas Employers Hiring Veterans

TxDOT will hold an open house for citizens to interact with staff about proposed improvements to I-35 from FM 1103 to the Guadalupe River, and from the Guadalupe River to the Comal/Hays County Line November 13, 2017 WHEN : Wednesday, November 15, 2017 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. WHERE: Canyon High School Cafeteria 1510 I-35 New Braunfels, TX 78130 MEDIA: TxDOT will provide public with opportunity to
The San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter would like to shine a spotlight on a group of very special “Long Stay” dogs on their adoption floor. These dogs have been at the Animal Shelter for six weeks or more, and are looking for loving, forever homes. All of these dogs have had their adoption fees sponsored by the Mutt Strutt Guardian Angel Program, all are spayed or neutered, have their kennel
AUSTIN, Texas – On Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, Honor Flight Austin will depart Austin-Bergstrom International Airport for a special flight to Washington D.C. The flight will transport 15 Austin-area World War II, Korean and Vietnam War veterans to the nation's capital to visit and experience the memorials built in their honor. This is the 49th Austin Honor Flight to date, and the ninth this year. .
Texas Workforce Commission Celebrates Texas Veterans for Their Service In recognition of Veterans Day on Saturday, November 11, the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) would like to thank all veterans for their sacrifice and service. TWC encourages Texas employers to hire our veterans and take advantage of the unique talents, skills and discipline that our nation's returning veterans provide in a
The Alamo Area Council of Governments represents approximately 2.5 million people in 13 counties across South Central Texas through its dozens of public sector members. The town of Sutherland Springs in Wilson Country is in the heart of our region. It is our very heart that deeply aches following the senseless, unthinkable massacre at First Baptist Church. We have been in communication with
The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation Department will host the fourth installment of the 2017 Party in Your Park series on Nov. 17 from 6-9 p.m. Originally scheduled for Veterans Park, this event has been relocated to Mill Street Park, 215 Mill Street. Party in Your Park is a series of events that will bring positive attention to the city’s neighborhood parks four times a year. This family-
NEW BRAUNFELS — The Comal County Veterans Treatment Court is inviting the public to a free showing of the film Thank You for Your Service at the Alamo Drafthouse at noon Friday. The community awareness event is aimed at informing the county’s residents about the court and its work rehabilitating veterans charged or convicted with misdemeanor offenses, as well as the challenges veterans face as