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Thursday, June 16th, 2016

Video: Suspect connected to ‘lion’s share’ of I-35 rock-throwing in Austin, chief says

Police have arrested a man that chief Art Acevedo says is responsible for the “lion’s share” of a two-year scourge of rock-throwing that seriously injured at least three people on Interstate 35.

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

Annual 9-1-1 awards have ceremony

The 4th Annual Capital Area Council of Governments will recognize the winners of their Annual 9-1-1 Calendar Contest in a ceremony at the Capitol on Sept. 11. The award recipient are from area elementary schools.

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

UPD to decorate civilian heroes

Texas State's University Police Department (UPD) will award its Medal of Heroism to four individuals who risked their lives to save a drowning victim at Sewell Park on March 20.

Thursday, May 15th, 2008

Man who police say planned shooting spree worried county officials

A man police say they stopped from shooting up a Wal-Mart in Austin is a former Hays County resident who made frequent visits to the courthouse that unnerved some employees.