San Marcos Mercury | Local News from San Marcos and Hays County, Texas

Ron Hood

image

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

Camera enforcement in Wimberley, Dripping Springs school zones starts Sept. 8

After a trial run caught dozens of violators at a Hays County campus last month, authorities will soon begin using camera enforcement to issue citations to drivers who speed through school zones in the Wimberley and Dripping Springs areas.

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

Hays GOP incumbents gear up for re-election bids

Incumbent Hays County Republican Party officeholders, including Sheriff Gary Cutler and Tax Assessor-Collector Luanne Caraway, gathered in Dripping Springs on Monday morning to file for re-election with party chair Bud Wymore.

Monday, October 31st, 2011

Hays County constable appointed to statewide commission

Hays County Pct. 4 Constable Ron Hood has been appointed by Governor Rick Perry to the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education for a term that expires Aug. 30, 2017. The commission ensures Texans...

Friday, September 24th, 2010

Commissioners kill pay raises for elected officials

Hays County commissioners agreed this week that the time isn't right for elected county officials to take pay increases. By removing the two-percent increases, commissioners have freed money to increase pay for constables and justices of the...

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

County postpones budget adoption after complaints

Hays County commissioners decided to not adopt a fiscal year 2011 budget Monday after citizens said the document was not available online as required by state law. The commissioners will vote on adoption on Sept. 28.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

GOP returns to countywide seats, Dems defend precinct positions

In a time of tension over home foreclosures, Hays County voters didn't take it out on Tax Assessor-Collector Luanne Caraway, who received the best percentage vote of any candidate named on every ballot in the county.

:)