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Thursday, March 26th, 2009

County recognizes HCLEA in civil service move

Hays County commissioners agreed to recognize the Hays County Law Enforcement Association (HCLEA) as the collective bargain agency for county sheriff's deputies. Above, Hays County Sheriff's Office Sergeant Sam Stock (right) and Tom Stribling, attorney for the Combined Law Enforcement Agencies of Texas (left), talk to commissioners.

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

County taking nominations for Above and Beyond award

Hays County is asking citizens to nominate outstanding county employees for recognition during County Government Week.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2009

Hays County hires public information officer

Hays County brought its first-ever public information officer on board this week, hiring Laureen Chernow from Spansion, Inc. Meanwhile, the commissioners court formally approved Scott Cary (above) as the new Justice of the Peace for Precinct 5...

Saturday, October 4th, 2008

County considers
hiring publicist

The Hays County commissioners are thinking they should hire a public information director so the county can take better control of their own message. Commissioners like the idea enough to go past the $36,000 salary budgeted for...