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Friday, September 16th, 2011

Latter day Elvis to perform at Jailhouse Rock Sept. 24

With the looks, the voice and the moves to recreate the excitement of a 1950’s Elvis Presley stage performance, Houston’s Ralph Elizondo will be the featured entertainer for “Jailhouse Rock,” the Sept. 24 event sponsored by the Hays County Historical Commission.

Tuesday, April 21st, 2009

Old jail an ‘architectural gem’

In his guest commentary, JIM CULLEN recalls pieces of the 124-year old building's colorful history.