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Friday, September 9th, 2011

Search underway in San Marcos for human remains

The unidentified skull found on the banks of the Blanco River six months ago has apparently not been identified, though police on Sept. 9 renewed their search for the remains of Kyle resident Laurie Pineda, who disappeared in 2004.

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

Crime stoppers helps HCSO in cemetery vandalism case

Hays County Crime Stoppers is helping the Hays County Sheriff's Office find leads in the case of 33 headstones being overturned at the Kyle Cemetery. Vandals went on a spree that covered most of the cemetery's south...

Tuesday, November 10th, 2009

Five Mile Dam Park starts new improvement phase

With the summer season gone, Hays County has begun Phase II of improvements to Five Mile Dam Park to have them ready for next summer.

Tuesday, September 8th, 2009

Kyle council hears annexation concerns

An annexation plan that would fill holes in Kyle's city limits and increase the city's geographical foot print by about one-third packed the city council chambers last week as interested area residents wondered how the changes would...