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Jeff Turner


Thursday, August 16th, 2012

County’s emergency management coordinator resigns

The Hays County Commissioners Court on Tuesday named Fire Marshal Mark Chambers as its interim Emergency Management Coordinator and announced a process for filling the position permanently.

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

Live Weather Map: Tropical Storm Hermine

See live radar images as Tropical Storm Hermine moves through Central Texas.

Sunday, October 11th, 2009

Bobcats collapse in 51-50 loss to start SLC

Texas State blew a 24-point lead in the fourth quarter on its home field Saturday, losing to Southeastern Louisiana, 51-50, in overtime in the Southland Conference opener for both teams. The Bobcats fall to 2-3 overall with...

Monday, March 2nd, 2009

Hays County declares ag drought disaster

Hays County made a drought disaster declaration after the lack of rain crippled local agriculture. The declaration begins the process for state and federal aid.