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Monday, October 18th, 2010

Precinct 4 commissioner candidates discuss county issues

Hays County Precinct 4 Commissioner Karen Ford (D-Dripping Springs) is being challenged for re-election in November by Dripping Springs businessman Ray Whisenant (R-Dripping Springs). Each candidate answered identical questions posed by San Marcos Local News.

Monday, August 16th, 2010

Kyle opens new public works building

Kyle city officials dedicated a $2.6 million public works building last week. The city's public works department has grown from six to 31 employees in the last four years, maintaining more than 1,800 miles of roadway and...

Thursday, February 21st, 2008

Kyle library could stay downtown

Advocates for a new library and the old part of Kyle are pushing for the city to place a new library on Burleson Street.

Sunday, February 10th, 2008

Coming to a head

Expect a morning of legislative drama Tuesday at the Hays County courthouse, where Precinct 2 Commissioner Jeff Barton will motion for the commissioners to issue revenue bonds in defiance of the county judge's wishes.

Friday, February 8th, 2008

Sumter schedules Kyle

Following a public outcry after she left Kyle off her scheduled tour of Hays County cities, Hays County Judge Liz Sumter fit Kyle into her schedule for Feb. 24.

Wednesday, February 6th, 2008

Who’s for it?

The mayor of Kyle asked Hays County Commissioner Jeff Barton why anyone would oppose a new state road financing plan for improvements to Interstate-35 through Kyle. Here's the real question: Who's for it?

Friday, February 1st, 2008

TxDOT pitches new road plan

State road officials offered a new pass-through financing proposal to Hays County commissioners Thursday morning, replacing RR 12 improvements with new wrinkles on Interstate-35.

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