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Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

Appeals court rules for Kyle in home builders suit

A federal appeals court ruled last week that residential development codes passed by the Kyle City Council in 2003 do not discriminate against minorities. The city has been defending itself against the suit for five years.

Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010

Old First Baptist Church supporters hope for community center

San Marcos city officials say the old First Baptist Church on MLK Drive is unsafe and out of compliance with the law. Supporters of preserving the old building say they're working on bringing the building into compliance,...

Thursday, April 2nd, 2009

Kyle wins homebuilder lawsuit

The City of Kyle beat a lawsuit filed by the Home Builders Association (HBA) and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), which alleged that a 2003 residential development ordinance discriminated against minorities.