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Terry Kyle

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

Three countywide officials draw their favorite opponent: No one

Even County Surveyor Kelly Kilber, who holds an antiquated position with no duties and no salary, drew an opponent this year. In addition, State Sen. Jeff Wentworth, five JPs and two state district judges who hear Hays County cases are unopposed.

Thursday, October 8th, 2009

County contracts with ADR firm

Hays County Commissioners signed off on a program for alternative dispute resolution two weeks ago, giving low-income residents an inexpensive means for resolving civil disputes.

Tuesday, September 8th, 2009

County aims for dispute resolution system

Hays County residents may soon have quicker, less expensive and more flexible means of resolving family and civil disputes, even if the change isn’t universally embraced in the local legal profession. County Commissioners voted 4-1 last week...

Monday, August 24th, 2009

Sheriff's office investigating deaths

The Hays County Sheriff's Office is investigating the deaths of two teenagers whose bodies were found Saturday in Dripping Springs. The sheriff's office released the names of the dead on Monday.