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Brandy Reuter

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

Hill Country fire mostly contained

UPDATE SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3: The fire burned about 45 acres and was contained as of 11:30 a.m., said the Hays County Sheriff’s Office. There were no reports of injuries or property damage. STAFF REPORT A fire that had threatened the Saddleridge community near Wimberley Friday evening has been 60 percent contained, said the Hays County

Friday, August 26th, 2011

Firefighters extinguish Wimberley brush fire

Firefighters extinguished a brush fire that was reported at about 10:50 a.m. near 171 Wolf Creek Pass.

Friday, August 19th, 2011

Sheriff’s office hosting mafia-themed murder mystery

The Hays County Sheriff’s Office will hold a murder mystery dinner fundraiser in October titled "Til Death Do Us Part."

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

HCSO graduates first dispatchers from academy

An influx of personnel led the Hays County Sheriff's Office to implement its first emergency communications officer academy. The first students recently graduated from the academy, creating nine new dispatchers.