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Jerry Hendrix

Sunday, June 7th, 2015

With bond projects still months away, Kyle plans temporary fixes for Bunton Creek Road

Crews will begin making temporary repairs on Monday to about a half-mile of Bunton Creek Road between Kyle Fire Department Station No. 2 and Dacy Lane.

Monday, October 6th, 2014

Kyle police look for man who robbed bank Monday morning

Kyle police are looking for a man who robbed a bank this morning in the H-E-B Plus store, 5401 S. FM 1626.

Wednesday, January 13th, 2010

Kyle council filings promise busy campaign month

Wednesday's deadline for filing in a special Kyle City Council election came and went, setting up three races while pushing the city to the end of its legal wits. Since filing began for county races, four of...

Thursday, November 5th, 2009

Kyle officials say they don’t need Seton employee housing program [PRO]

Kyle officials appear unlikely to copy a new city of San Marcos program that offers homebuyers' down payment assistance to employees of Seton Medical Center Hays who relocate here from elsewhere.

Friday, March 27th, 2009

Former DA candidate arrested for child sexual assualt

C. Paul Velte IV, a 2006 candidate for Hays County District Attorney, turned himself in to the Hays County Sheriff's Ofice on charges that he sexually assaulted a child.

Saturday, February 21st, 2009

KPD still investigating mysterious cab death

The Kyle Police Deparment (KPD) is still investigating the death of Jeffrey Weng, a University of Texas music student who somehow exited a moving cab driving down Interstate-35 through town.

Friday, October 10th, 2008

re-structuring flies through weary Kyle council

Further illustrating a surreal Tuesday night, the Kyle City Council passes a controversial restructuring of its citizens committees after a short discussion.

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

Kyle launches ‘CodeRed’ alert system

The City of Kyle has launched its new "CodeRed" emergency notification system, an internet-based messaging service that will enable the city to send messages to citizens.