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NEW BRAUNFELS — The Comal County Elections Office began mailing out new voter registration cards to all registered voters last week. The cards, colored yellow, are valid from Jan. 1, 2018 through Dec. 31, 2019, and replace the current blue cards, which expire at the end of 2017. The cards can be used to confirm registration at the polling place in upcoming elections. “We encourage all registered

Take your pets to the San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter for Pet Pictures with Santa on Wednesday, Dec. 20, from 4-7 p.m. Photographs are free, though the Mutt Strutt Guardian Angel Program welcomes a suggested $5 donation. The photographs will be posted on the San Marcos Animal Shelter Facebook

New Braunfels, Texas – The City of New Braunfels is inviting residents to attend a public information meeting on the Alves Lane Improvement project, from 6:30 to 8:30 in the evening, on Tuesday, January 9th at Canyon Middle School, 2014 FM 1101 in New Braunfels. In addition to basic project

New Braunfels, Texas – City Councilmember George Green has announced his candidacy for Comal County Justice of the Peace Precinct 3; therefore, in accordance with state law, he must forfeit his Council position. Mr. Green's resignation letter is attached. Until such time that a new representative

NEW BRAUNFELS—With Christmas approaching, New Braunfels Utilities is warning customers that utility bill scams are becoming increasingly prevalent and they should exercise caution to avoid becoming a victim. “We have had both business and residential customers receiving phone calls from scam artists who demand immediate payment and threaten to disconnect their electric service,” NBU Public
The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation Department presents the first ever Holiday Camp program for children 5-11 years of age on Dec. 28 and 29, 2017 and January 2 and 3, 2018. The program will be held at San Marcos City Park Recreation Hall, 170 Charles Austin Dr. from 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Registration is open and is taking place at the City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation office, 401 E
New Braunfels, TX – In observance of the Christmas holiday, there will be no residential or commercial collection by the City of New Braunfels on Monday, December 25, 2017 for garbage, recycling, or Green Waste. Residents with a designated Monday collection day will have collection shifted to Tuesday, December 26th, those with regular Tuesday collection will shift to Wednesday, December 27th, and
NEW BRAUNFELS — Comal County’s Master Gardeners have donated a record 6,100 pounds and counting of produce to area food banks in 2017. The total shatters last year’s record of about 5,200 pounds, said Sam Norris, who coordinates the efforts of the Comal Master Gardeners, a group whose members volunteer their time growing food in the demonstration garden at the Comal County office of the Texas A
Spend your day off from school with fun-filled activities such as games, crafts, movies, and more. Campers will enjoy a variety of adventures including: arts and crafts, nature, cooking projects, science experiments, sports, and even surprise events! Holiday Adventure Camp is $60 per child for the week. Bring a morning snack and a sack lunch each day. Please visit our website www.nbtexas.org/
The funeral procession for Officer Kenneth Copeland will leave Thomason Funeral Home Wednesday at 8 a.m. The public may pay their respects along the route. The procession will travel to the funeral services via old RR 12 to Wonder World Drive, then on to IH-35 South. Outside agencies The procession is limited to City of San Marcos emergency response vehicles and pre-determined assist units – all
Christmas is the most depressing time of the year for many people. New Year's Eve is another difficult time. There are lots of reasons why depression and suicide rates soar during these holidays. Feeling alone, financial distress, health issues, family problems and the list can actually be long. Here are some quick tips for you. Keep this column handy for reference over the next two weeks. Plan
The Comal County Genealogical Society will hold their Christmas Party on Dec. 12th, at 7 p.m. at the Sophienburg Museum 401 W. Coll Ave. The Installation of officers will take place as well as Show and Tell Genealogical Successes. Enjoy holiday refreshments and bring your favorite holiday treats to share. Drinks will be provided. Call 830-625-8937 for more info. "
New Braunfels, TX – The City of New Braunfels is offering three buildings for sale. Interested parties should visit http://www.renebates.com/a_main.php?id=246 for details on these properties and information on the auction process. Note that these auctions are for the structures only and do not include land and that all structures must be removed no later than 90 days from the close of the auction
Date: Jan 19 Time: 9:15-11:00 am Location: Comal County Senior Citizen Center A local CPA will provide tax tips of interest to seniors. Make reservations with Alice Pullin, (760) 390-4482. Co-sponsored by the New Braunfels Chapter 672 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association, the Comal County Senior Citizens’ Foundation, and Kirkwood Rehabilitation and Nursing. 9:15-9:45am