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Friday, March 4th, 2016

Hays County court-at-law judge’s DWI trial on the docket next week

UPDATED 6:05 p.m. MARCH 4 | Hays County Court-at-Law Judge David Glickler’s driving while intoxicated trial can begin as scheduled on Monday even though the arresting officer is out of the country and will not testify, a visiting judge ruled on Thursday.

Monday, December 15th, 2014

Man arrested after striking six parked cars downtown

A 29-year-old man faces a charge of driving while intoxicated after striking six parked vehicles early Saturday near downtown San Marcos.

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

Travis DA’s downfall a simple story, complicated by politics

The governor of Texas holds the keys to the account that pays for Austin prosecutions of criminal matters involving state officials, and he kept his promise to take that money away because the local district attorney did...

Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

Travis County DA could be released from jail on Thursday

Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg could be released from jail as early as Thursday, according to Travis County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Roger Wade.

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009

Busted Longhorn pled ‘I play football’

Footage from Hays County Sheriff's Deputy Manuel Delarosa shows runningback D.J. Monroe asking 'Is there anything I can do?' after failing field sobriety test then vomitting in the cop car.