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On August 6th, you’re invited to a free community event of services and back to school outreach in Bulverde. Bring the kids for free back-to-school goodies like school supplies, hair cuts, and lots of other great stuff!

A teenage driver trying to cut across a lane of traffic to get to an exit ramp reportedly started a chain reaction yesterday, that left drivers stuck on IH-35 for about an hour.

Smithson Valley High football coach, Larry Hill is now a proud member of the Texas High School Coaches Association’s Hall of Honor. CISD officials report Hill was inducted yesterday, where he told a capacity crowd at the San Antonio event, the story behind his 23-year career as head football coach

The City of New Braunfels Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Foundation board of directors, recently received a donation of $10,000 from the Carmage and Martha Ann Walls Foundation.

On Saturday, at 10:30pm, New Braunfels Police were dispatched to the 1400 block of North Walnut, near the Loop, for a call of an intoxicated female- passed out by her car. Police were also advised there was a child inside the car.

A Converse teenager on a float trip drowned yesterday on the Guadalupe River. New Braunfels Police state the 17-year-old male had been floating the river, when he fell out of his tube, briefly struggled to stay afloat, and then went under the water. 

Guadalupe‑Blanco River Authority officials report that herbicide applications beginning today on the canal associated with Lake Dunlap comes with a need to raise the mean-sea-level of Lake Dunlap from 575.08msl to 576msl.

Comal County Commissioner Kevin Webb, along with a large group of dedicated volunteers, is working with the Chamber’s Hispanic Business Alliance in an effort to see what needs are not being met for start-up and expanding businesses in Comal County.

Crews have numbered and removed pavers at the Alamo, and employed ground-penetrating radar to prepare for the archeological study of the Alamo’s footprint, that begins today.  Alamo archeologists will brief the public daily at 10:30am. from the dig-sight, to explain daily events and answer questions.

NBPD officials report officers responded to a business in the 200 block of N. Business 35. to a burglary in Progress call Sunday, where witnesses reported seeing a man jump over the store’s pharmacy-counter and grab four bottles of cough syrup.

The San Marcos Police Department is warning residents of a Craigslist scammer who is falsely claiming to be a rental property agent and making off with people’s money. 

Seguin Police report they were called to E. Cedar St. in Seguin Saturday afternoon, for what soon became a homicide investigation. Officials advise several nearby residents at the scene told officers they heard gun shots in the area the previous night.

The Canyon Lake Area Chamber of Commerce invites you to their annual “Serve & Protect Mixer,” and “Stomp-Off” competition.

Street maintenance mill and overlay resurfacing continues this week in New Braunfels.  Drivers should watch for potential traffic delays on Fieldcrest from Gruene Rd. to terminus ; South Guenther Ave. from Business IH-35 to West Coll {Call} St.;  Roosevelt St. from South Santa Clara Ave. to terminus; and South Sycamore Ave. from Business IH-35 to Lee St.