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Tom Garner

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

Judge won’t suppress testimony in Hindu guru’s sex crime trial

Testimony of a woman who was allegedly molested as a teen by an internationally known Hays County Hindu leader will be admissible in court despite a missing video recording of an investigator's interview with the accuser, 22nd District Judge Charles Ramsay ruled on Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

Eleven area students will go to Blue Bonnet State

The San Marcos American Legion Auxiliary Unit 144 have selected eleven young women from five Hays County high schools to represent the area at the 2010 session of Blue Bonnet Girls state.

Monday, August 24th, 2009

'State' legislators scheduled to speak

Five Hays County high schools sent a total of 12 students to participate in the American Legion's Boys State or its counterpart Bluebonnet Girls State. Those students will share their experiences during a program at the San...

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009

Hindu leader awaiting trial still barred from Driftwood headquarters, court rules

A state appeals court today rejected Hindu leader Prakashanand Saraswati's request to return to the Hays County headquarters of his spiritual movement while awaiting trial on indecency with a child charges.

Wednesday, April 15th, 2009

Local girls to participate in mock legislature

Eight local young women will be delegates in the 2009 session of Bluebonnet Girls State from June 14-20 at Texas Lutheran University.

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