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Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

H-E-B issues ‘precautionary’ recall of store-brand tortillas

UPDATED | The San Antonio-based company has also expanded its recall of products containing legume residue potentially dangerous to people who are allergic to peanuts.

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

San Marcos police investigate murder on Linda Lane

Police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead and another seriously injured in San Marcos late Monday night.

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

By the Numbers: The ‘how much’ and ‘where from’ of Texas’ financial forecast

$113 billion. That’s how much money Texas legislators have to work with as they craft the state’s budget, according to Comptroller Glenn Hegar’s biennial revenue estimate released on Monday . The comptroller’s estimate serves as a cap...

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

No winners yet in Central Texas special elections

In Texas House District 17, former Caldwell County Commissioner John Cyrier will face Bastrop County entrepreneur Brent Golemon in a runoff election.

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

Real Time: Central Texas legislature special election results

Special election results for Jan. 6: HD-17 to replace Tim Kleinschmidt (R-Lexington); SD-26 to replace Leticia Van de Putte (D-San Antonio; and HD-123 to replace Mike Villarreal (D-San Antonio). Results will be posted as they are...

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

Hays County signs deal with Bastrop County to house inmate overflow

The commissioners court this morning approved a contract with Bastrop County to house inmates when the Hays County jail exceeds its capacity. Bastrop County commissioners approved the deal on Dec. 22.

Monday, January 5th, 2015

Former Leander city manager named San Marcos planning director

Shannon Mattingly has also served as the city of New Braunfel’s director of planning and community development and the Central Texas Council of Governments’ director of planning and regional services.

Monday, December 29th, 2014

H-E-B recalls chorizo, pork products with peanut allergens

San Antonio-based H-E-B Grocery Co. has issued a recall of three of its store brand chorizo and spiced pork products after they were found to contain unlabeled peanut allergens.

Saturday, December 27th, 2014

New Braunfels man struck by freight train

A 20-year-old man was struck by a freight train early Saturday as he apparently sat or slept on Union Pacific railroad tracks in New Braunfels, police say.

Friday, December 26th, 2014

Lockhart poaches Austin metal foundry in economic development deal

Pure Castings Co., an Austin-based metals foundry, appears poised to relocate to Caldwell County with a promise of 75 jobs earning an average salary of about $32,000.

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