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UPDATE: Homicide UPDATE: The victim in this morning’s homicide has been positively identified as 23-year old Samantha Miranda of New Braunfels and next of kin has been notified. New Braunfels Police are grateful for the outpouring of information from the community that led to her identification. Detectives are continuing the homicide investigation, and are still seeking tips. Please call Crime

(New Braunfels, Tx)--The Comal County Emergency Management team gathered yesterday for an emergency management exercise to help first responders and officials prepare to respond during emergencies. To hear that audio, click below.

(New Braunfels, Tx)--A construction crew working in the 600 block of Community – near Morningside Elementary – ruptured an underground gas line Tuesday just after 2:30 in the afternoon. New Braunfels Fire and Police responded to the area and helped residents nearest the leaking gas to a safe,

The New Braunfels Fire Department was called to the intersection of Hueco Springs Loop and River Road at 7:28 last night for a report of a motorcycle crash. According to reports, a 21-year-old Canyon Lake man, lost control of the bike and hit a tree. The young man died at the scene. No other people

(New Braunfels, Tx)--Fox News reports that a 65-year-old New Braunfels man was one of the nine people killed in Sunday's shootout in Waco. Jesus Delgado Rodriguez was reportedly shot twice, including one shot to the head. Reports vary as to where and how the violence began, but nine people are dead, from a fight or fights that broke out at the Twin Peaks restaurant. Waco Police are pleading with
(New Braunfels, Tx)--Beginning today, trains crossing the Gruene Road Railroad Crossing will no longer sound their routine horn blasts. It is in response to the City’s efforts to create Railroad Quiet Zones throughout New Braunfels; allow train engineers to refrain from blowing their horns routinely as they travel through town. The City’s efforts have been in cooperation with the Federal Railroad
(New braunfels, Tx)--Mountain Valley Middle School won Comal ISD’s 3rd-Annual “Travis Lamb Memorial Name That Book Bowl.” Students from all five Comal ISD middle schools competed in a question and answer contest simultaneously on May 14. There were four rounds consisting of 20 questions each about the Texas Lone Star Books; a recommended reading lineup of 20 books developed by public and school
(New Braunfels, Tx)--NBPD Participating in TXDOT’s “Click It or Ticket” Campaign New Braunfels, Texas — The New Braunfels Police Department is proud to once again be participating in TXDOT’s 14th Annual “Click It or Ticket” seat belt law awareness campaign. Through May 31st , New Braunfels Police officers in the Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (S.T.E.P.), along with regular NBPD patrol and
(San Marcos, Tx)-- The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment at Texas State University and REI Outdoor School are partnering to put paddlers on the water for the sake of outdoor learning, citizen science and responsible recreation on Texas waters. The partnership, launched May 15, has two primary components: Explore Spring Lake Classes & Tours and Texas Stream Team Paddlers. With
Controversy concerning a Carl Schurz student and his placement in a Safe Room has focused a spotlight on the New Braunfels Independent School District and New Braunfels.
(New Braunfels, Tx)--On Sunday afternoon, New Braunfels Police responded to the Doug’s BBQ parking lot, on FM 306, for a welfare concern. Patrons noticed a man slumped over in his SUV, and the man, though visibly breathing, did not respond to repeated pounding on the closed doors and windows of the vehicle. When police arrived, the driver’s side door was open, but the man was still lethargic and
Area of Concern: Flash Flooding: All of South Central Texas. This area includes the San Antonio and Austin metro areas. The National Weather Service reports an unchanging weather pattern may dramatically increase the threat of Flash Flooding in the area. The storms that have been around for the last two weeks remain in the area, and rain chances continue all week, and into Memorial Day weekend.
(New Braunfels, Tx)--The New Braunfels Independent School District has received a both criticism and support after the parents of a local 9-year-old, posted pictures of the boy in a Safe Room, located within Carl Schurz Elementary School. The NBISD issued a statement late Monday about a threat issued against the School, and it’s principal. That statement reads: The New Braunfels Police Department
(New Braunfels, Tx)--From the New Braunfels Police Department Debris removal from the Comal River in New Braunfels has progressed nicely, and river flows have returned to normal levels; therefore, the decision was made to re-open the Comal River to recreation effective Monday afternoon. Please be advised that there may still be unseen debris below the surface of the water and those using the