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(New Braunfels, Tx)-- Those interested in learning about the FIRST LEGO League competitive robotics program are invited to attend an informational session on Thursday May 28th, from 6 to 7:00 pm. at the New Braunfels Public Library, or Tuesday June 2nd, from 6 to7:00 pm. at the Westside Community Center. Register beforehand, either online at or by calling the library at

The Sons of the American Revolution, New Braunfels Chapter selected Canyon Lake High student Bailey Boor as this school year’s top Junior ROTC cadet -out of 10 high schools in a four-county region. Boor will be honored at the Sons of the American Revolution meeting today, and go on to compete at

(New Braunfels, Tx)--The New Braunfels High School announced the Top 10 graduates for the Class of 201, during their annual reception and countdown held in the school library. The Top 10 graduates for the 2015 Graduation Class of New Braunfels High School are: Connor O'Toole – Valedictorian; Mariah

(Boerne, Tx)--The City of Boerne is announcing a new public art program, Art al Fresco—an outdoor public sculpture competition with a Call for Entry that is open now through May 31st. Professional Public Artists are invited to submit work to be considered. Up to 10 pieces will be selected by The

(Bulverde, Tx)--The Bulverde community will hold a job fair today, from 2pm. to 6pm. at the Bulverde Spring Branch Library, 131 Bulverde Crossing. More than 20 employers are participating. There will be interviews on site and help with resume writing tips and more. Call 830-438-4864 for more information. ​
(New Braunfels, Tx)--New Braunfels Utilities reports they have reached an agreement with an affiliate of NextEra Energy Resources, LLC. to purchase up to 50 megawatts (MW) of electricity output from a planned 250 MW wind farm located near Laredo, Texas. The 20-year-agreement will result in more than 210-thousand megawatt hours (MWh) annually and more than 4.2 million MWh for the 20 year term. NBU
(New Braunfels, Tx)--The New Braunfels Career Expo is today, from 9:30am. to 12:30pm. at the New Braunfels Civic Convention Center . The event is sponsored by Workforce Solutions Alamo Career Center, the City of New Braunfels, The Chamber, and the Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services. For specific information, call 608-8750.
(New Braunfels, Tx)--Tickets are still available for the 19th annual KNBT Americana Music Jam, happening this Sunday. The music kicks off at Gruene Hall with Cody Canada and The Departed at 12:30pm. and goes all day and through the night with artists playing 25 to 55 minute sets, one after another. Tickets are available at Gruene Hall, or charge at 629-5077, or go to Gruene Hall dot com. This
(New Braunfels, Tx)--The Comal County Hispanic Council will have their 5th Annual Sombrero 5k this Saturday, May 16th, in conjunction with the Fischer Park Grand Opening. The City and CCHC are partnering so the Sombrero 5k runners be can be the first to take a run through Fischer Park. Early registration is 30-dollars, and proceeds benefit the CCHC scholarship fund for high school students in
From the National Weather Service, a Flash Flood Watch is in effect until 7pm. Wednesday, with widespread showers and thunderstorms expected to move across the region. They report flash-flooding concerns for all of South Central Texas due to widespread heavy rainfall expected west of I-35 and locally heavy rainfall expected east of I-35 in areas with saturated soils. An additional 1-3 inches of
(New Braunfels, Tx)--New Braunfels Police and Fire report that wet road conditions led to several accidents throughout the day Tuesday. Police, Fire, Rescue, and EMS units were all called out to Kohlenberg and FM 1101 at 2:23pm., after a two-vehicle wreck left a man pinned in his pickup truck, with live power lines surrounding him. Police on-scene tell KGNB that the pickup driver was heading
The Great River Race date has changed from this week to next Friday, May 29th from 4-7pm in Landa Park; hoping for sunny weather. Armies of frogs, and rafts of ducks are still available at 25-dollars for six of ducks or frogs; or 50-dollars for 13 of either one. Individual frogs and the ducks can also be purchased for five-dollars. All proceeds benefit the Comal County Senior Citizens’ Foundation
(New Braunfels, Tx)--Goodwin Frazier Elementary student Cole Lykins, has been selected to participate in the summer 2015 Lone Star Leadership Academy camp in Dallas/Fort Worth for students in grades 4-6. Garden Ridge Elementary School student Joshua Kelly, has been selected to participate in the summer 2015 Lone Star Leadership Academy camp in Austin for students in grades 5-7. Cole and Joshua
(New Braunfels, Tx)--New Braunfels Utilities reports that for the second time in seven months, NBU customers will benefit from a decrease in their cost of electricity. The Power Cost Recovery Factor (PCRF) line item on NBU electric bills now reflects a lower cost for purchased power. The decrease will mean a savings of 3-dollars and 50-cents per 1-thousand kilowatt hours (kWh) as compared to