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Heads Up! The Comal County Fair "Mixer" is Thursday, September 28, 5:30pm to 7:30 pm. We will draw for a cash prize of $450 for one lucky Chamber member. Must be present to win! Date: September 28, 2017 Time: 5:30 - 7:30 pm Location: Comal County Fair 701 Common St New Braunfels, TX 78130 ( Mixer will be in the corral. ) *Your Membership card gets you and a guest in free at the gate. Be sure to

NEW BRAUNFELS — Don’t call it mulch ado about nothing: All the mulch Comal County residents need is theirs free for the taking as the county’s Recycling Center launches Mulch Madness in an effort to clear its inventory. The center has received so much brush from Hurricane Harvey cleanup that it

San Marcos, TX – 4th Flea, San Marcos’ only monthly community flea market, will be held this Sat., Sept. 23, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. The monthly Market takes place outdoors in the Garden and inside the historic Price Center in downtown San Marcos. A limited number of indoor and outdoor booth spaces

NEW BRAUNFELS, TX – Over the past three weeks, the NBISD staff has been evaluating the start and end times of the schools and the ability to provide timely bus service. Based on their findings, the NBISD transportation department has requested that the start and end times for Lamar Elementary be

Smithson Valley High School's Navy JROTC Unit was named the top program in the United States for the 2016-2017 school year by the United States Navy League. They received recognition at the September 19 Comal ISD School Board meeting where State Senator Donna Campbell presented the unit with a U.S. flag and a letter of congratulations. SVHS was first named the top Unit in Area 10, which
Back in July 2016, the Public Utility Commission of Texas announced that a new overlay area code, 726, was being assigned to the current 210 San Antonio area. This action includes most all of Bexar County and small portions of Atascosa, Comal, Guadalupe, Medina, and Wilson Counties. The new area code was needed to handle regional growth, combined with added demand for wireless phone numbers and

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Temperatures and other factors in late summer and early fall combined with low flow releases can create conditions favorable for blue-green algae to develop. Such seasonal occurrences are marked by strong hydrogen sulfide odors and algae blooms. While a potential algae bloom in the area below Canyon Reservoir Dam has been reported, the Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority wants to provide assurances
New Braunfels, TX − The City of New Braunfels has announced that Live Oak Avenue (from Katy Street to Spur) and Castell Avenue (from Business 35 to IH 35 Frontage) will be under construction starting Wednesday September 20th and ending the week of December 20th . There will be intermittent lane closures and traffic delays between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., with traffic reopened to

The New Braunfels-based café and biergarten hosts the third annual breakfast for the city's Fair Parade Day! All first responders in uniform will receive half price entrées at Krause's Café all day.


San Marcos, TX – As hurricane recovery efforts continue all along the Texas coast, Florida and the Caribbean, many in Hays County want to do more to help. The Price Center is teaming up with local performer, director, and producer Lee Colee’, and The Salvation Army of Hays County to put on a Hurricane Harvey Benefit Concert Friday, Sept. 22 at 7 p.m. in the Center’s historic 1910 Room. “As a
NEW BRAUNFELS — The Comal County office of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in the coming weeks will host three events aimed at educating landowners on various aspects of caring for their property: Well Owners Training The Extension Office will partner with the Texas Well Owner Network to conduct training for homeowners seeking more information about the care and maintenance of their
The League of Women Voters of the Comal Area will extend its activities from Sept. 26 to Sept. 28 as its volunteers help citizens register or update their registrations at two libraries, four high schools and the Comal County Election Center. Since 2012, over 1.4 million people have registered to vote or updated their registration as part of National Voter Registration Day, celebrated annually on
"Step Up for State" online fundraising event returns for second year SAN MARCOS – Texas State University will launch its annual "Step Up for State" online fundraising event at 8 a.m. September 20, to support mission-critical projects for the university. The campaign will last 1,899 minutes—corresponding with the university's 1899 founding—and conclude at 3:39 p.m. September 21. Gifts may be made