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Thursday, May 17th, 2012

Vietnam War memorial prototype on display at Hays County courthouse

The Hays County Courthouse at 111 E. San Antonio Street will be home to a replica of the proposed Texas Vietnam War Memorial through the end of May.

Saturday, October 1st, 2011

Tim O’Brien reading slated for Friday in Kyle

Pulitzer Prize finalist Tim O’Brien will read from his work in Kyle on Oct. 7.

Tuesday, January 12th, 2010

New veterans task force hopes to expand services

Hays County Commissioners have formed a veterans task force to evaluate the needs of county veterans and determine what additional services to provide. The main feature in the county's present service menu for veterans is a bus...

Monday, November 2nd, 2009

Tim O’Brien to give reading at Alkek Library

Author Tim O'Brien will give a reading and book signing at Texas State University on Tuesday, Nov. 3 at 3:30 p.m. in the Alkek Library. The events are free and open to the public.

Tuesday, March 4th, 2008

Clemens vs. The Feds

Roger Clemens picked a bad time to try scoring public relations points in Congress over accusations that he used steroids.