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Wednesday, November 25th, 2009

HCHC brings breakfast to HCSO

You have to get up pretty early in the morning to catch Hays County law enforcement officers to give them some breakfast. That's just what the Hays County Historical Commision did.

Friday, November 6th, 2009

Updated: Huddleston announces run, swipes at Ratliff

Bill Huddleston, the Democratic Party's 2008 nominee for Hays County Sheriff, announced Friday that he will take another crack at that office in the 2010 election, pitting himself squarely against Sheriff Tommy Ratliff, a Democratic who announced...

Tuesday, December 16th, 2008

Commissioners court delays decision on sheriff

The county commissioners court delayed naming a new sheriff, saying they want more time to digest a candidate field that continues to grow amid an emotionally charged environment.

Monday, December 15th, 2008

Names still flying as county nears call on sheriff vacancy

As the names of a possible new Hays County sheriff fly through the ether, Buda Captain Bo Kidd received a major word on his behalf Monday. The commissioners court could decide on the late Allen Bridges' replacement...

Monday, December 15th, 2008

Widow wants sheriff’s term filled by chief deputy

Late Sheriff Allen Bridge's widow called on county commissioners this morning to appoint her husband's chief deputy to fill Hays County's top law enforcement job until a 2010 special election.