Monday, October 3rd, 2011
Days after Sheriff Gary Cutler took office last November, his chief deputy said he found the jail in a "state of squalor" so bad that inmates in once cell block had taken to wearing bandannas over their mouths to ward off an infestation of tiny flies.
Tuesday, September 13th, 2011
Hays County Sheriff Gary Cutler has been sued by a former employee who claims he was demoted and pressured to resign in retaliation for political associations and free speech.
Friday, August 12th, 2011
A slew of political heavy hitters, including the district attorney and sheriff, turned out on Thursday to help Terry Nichols launch his bid for Place 3 on the San Marcos City Council.
Monday, July 4th, 2011
Eight months after being ousted from office, former Sheriff Tommy Ratliff says he will run for the position again, this time as a Republican.
Wednesday, April 13th, 2011
Less than two years after state inspectors threatened to close the Hays County jail for health and safety violations, the facility not only passed an inspection on Monday, it did so with no demerits, the sheriff's office...
Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011
Eight wounded soldiers from the Brooke Army Hospital base enjoyed a weekend hunting trip at Dick Scott's and Dodie Juarez's ranch in western Hays County as part of the Hunt for Heroes program.
Wednesday, January 19th, 2011
New Sheriff Gary Cutler has instituted an early-release program for inmates who behave themselves, a move that has already allowed Hays County to stop housing inmates at considerable expense in neighboring Guadalupe County.
Tuesday, November 9th, 2010
A former Hays County investigator alleging he was forced to resign due to a "political battle" between Sheriff Tommy Ratliff and District Attorney Sherri Tibbe seeks a broad range of damages. Tibbe and Ratliff haven't yet responded...
Thursday, November 4th, 2010
Gary Cutler, who won election as Hays County sheriff Tuesday, said Wednesday that he wants to take office this month. County officials elected in November usually take office in January, but state law addressing unexpired terms could...