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Thursday, October 31st, 2013

Hays County rainfall totals 10/31/13

Hays County watchers reported rainfall totals as high as 12 inches today in parts, according to the Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow Network. Here's a look at the deluge that fueled the Halloween flood of 2013.

Sunday, October 13th, 2013

Flash flood watch in effect through Monday morning

Hays County is among 27 central and south Texas counties included in a flash flood watch extended this afternoon by the National Weather Service through 7 a.m. Monday.

Friday, September 20th, 2013

Live Feed: Jury deliberates public corruption charges against former ESD commissioner

After a two-week trial, a Hays County jury is deliberating felony public corruption charges against Kyle resident Phillip Ferraz, a former president of the Caldwell-Hays Emergency Services District No. 1.

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

San Marcos woman gets life for sixth DWI

A San Marcos woman has been sentenced to life in prison by a Hays County jury for her sixth conviction for driving while intoxicated.

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Hays County re-ups with health insurer Humana

Louisville, Ky.-based Humana has been selected over seven other insurers to provide medical and dental coverage for Hays County's 755 employees in 2014.

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

County announces $174.5M budget

The Hays County Commissioners Court sannounced a $174.5 million budget last week that holds the property tax rate to $0.4690 per $100 of taxable value.

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

County dedicates courtroom to James Holt

In a ceremony Tuesday night (6:30 p.m.), the Hays County commissioners will dedicate the Justice of the Peace Courtroom in the new Precinct 2 office building in honor of former Justice of the Peace James A. Holt,...

Monday, August 19th, 2013

County clerk to raise document fees

Beginning Sept. 1, fees for recording a document with the Hays County Clerk’s Office will increase a total of $10 for a one-page document.

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013

County launches budget process

Hays County Judge Bert Cobb (R-San Marcos) has kicked off the county budget process by recommending a $150.1 million budget for the 2014 fiscal year.

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013

County renames McCarty Lane segment ‘Rattler Road’

Hays County commissioners recently changed the name of a portion of East McCarty Lane to Rattler Road, thus meeting county 911 street addressing guidelines.

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