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Thursday, July 6th, 2017

Cyrier urged Abbott to veto bill legalizing hot air balloon hunting

The Lockhart Republican fears a new Texas law that allows the hunting of wild pigs and coyotes from hot air balloons could lead to “future catastrophes” without increased oversight of commercial ballooning.

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012

Hays County hog wild for feral pig bounty

Until the end of the year, hunters can collect $2 for every feral hog they kill in an effort to put a dent in the burgeoning population of the invasive wild pigs.