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Thursday, May 21st, 2015

Storms wash out York Creek Road crossing

Flooding has washed out a low-water crossing on York Creek Road, forcing its closure until repairs can be made, Hays County officials said this week.

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

Federal grand jury indicts San Antonio man for Central Texas bank robbery spree

A San Antonio man suspected in a string of bank robberies, including one in San Marcos, has been indicted by a federal grand jury.

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

No deal yet between Kyle, Mountain City on Anthem development

Two Hays County municipalities are looking for “mutually beneficial” terms under which Mountain City would yield more than 675 acres of current and future extraterritorial jurisdiction to the city of Kyle.

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

H-E-B buys Nutty Brown Café property in north central Hays County

Despite the real estate deal, the iconic restaurant and music venue on U.S. 290 will not be closing any time soon. Farr said H-E-B told him the business could remain on the property as long as he...

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Hays County commissioners back GSMP funding in letter to San Marcos council

County leaders urge city leaders “to stay the course, to believe in our Partnership and its strategy, and to be dedicated to our goal.”

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

San Marcos sexual assault suspect caught on Sac-n-Pac security video

San Marcos police investigators have so far been unable to identify an attempted sexual assault suspect captured on a convenience store’s surveillance video May 8, the night of the alleged attack.

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

TxDOT preps for start of Aquarena Springs Drive overpass construction

A transportation department spokesperson says that work will soon be underway on the city’s third railroad overpass, joining those on Wonder World Drive on the south end and Yarrington Road on the far north end of town.

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

NBPD investigates another fatal I-35 pedestrian-auto accident

Police say a 49-year-old Central Texas man was walking in the southbound lanes of Interstate 35 shortly before he was struck and killed by an 18-wheeler early Sunday.

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

San Marcos CISD trustees deadlock on picking board president

For the second consecutive year, San Marcos CISD trustees were unable to elect a board president Monday evening in their first meeting after seating new members.

Monday, May 11th, 2015

Election 2015: Wimberley, Dripping Springs ISD Election Results

Marcos “Bob” Dussier won Wimberley’s only contested city council race while Carrie Fontana Kroll, Shannon O’Connor and Mary Jane Hetrick picked up Dripping Springs ISD trustee seats.

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