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Billies host tournament this week
FHS GIRLS’ HOOPS Former District 28-4A foe Hondo High School hosted the Fredericksburg High School varsity girls’ basketball team Friday night. The ... PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!
Here's what's at risk in the Texas Obamacare ruling
(CNN)Whether you know it or not, Obamacare has affected nearly every American. The Affordable Care Act does far more than allow millions of people to get health insurance through exchanges or Medicaid expansion.
Atascosa Co. Justice Center Grand Opening
Atascosa County will host a grand opening event for the new Justice Center on Monday, December 17th from 11:00am until 2:00pm. The new building is located at 1405 Campbell Ave. in Jourdanton by the County Courthouse. All are welcome to attend and see the new court rooms and offices.
DPS: South San teacher killed after crashing into pickup truck on highway
BANDERA COUNTY - A theater arts teacher who was in her first year at South San High School was killed Monday evening after authorities said she crashed into a pickup truck on a highway outside of Bexar County, officials said.
Castroville police chief under county, city investigations surrounding involvement in arson case
CASTROVILLE, Texas - The Castroville police chief is on paid administrative leave as Bexar County officials investigate his possible involvement in an arson case. The Castroville mayor made the announcement Tuesday during a council meeting.
Parents rallying for sidewalks and reduced speed limits near Potranco Elementary
MEDINA VALLEY, Texas - Parents at Potranco Elementary school are rallying for better safety measures for students who walk to and from school. "There are no sidewalks going along the 55 mph road from the crosswalk to our neighborhood so there's no safe place for her to walk," said Sarah Rebmann, a p
Geneva girls take first place at Medina tournament
The Geneva School of Boerne played in the Medina Tournament ... PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!
HELP US FIND: Devine Teen missing since September
DEVINE, Texas - The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) is asking for help to find Rene Tellez, who was last seen in Devine nearly three months ago. The 17-year-old has been missing since September 26. Officials say he may have went to Atascosa County, near Poteet.
'Santa' shot at while driving on Texas freeway: report
One Texas man won’t appear on Santa Claus’ “Nice List” after opening fire Tuesday on another man dressed up as Santa. A man wearing a Santa costume, whose identity remains unknown but was identified by police as "Santa," and his wife – referred to by police as "Mrs. Claus" – were driving home when t
You Can Still Enroll In Obamacare -- But The Deadline Is Soon
The future of the Affordable Care Act might be hanging in the balance thanks to a federal judge in Texas, but Obamacare coverage isn’t over just yet. People can still enroll in an Obamacare health insurance plan for 2019, but the last day to sign up is at hand: by midnight Pacific time Saturday or b
Federal judge in Texas rules Obama health-care law unconstitutional
A federal judge in Texas threw a dagger into the Affordable Care Act on Friday, ruling that the entire health-care law is unconstitutional because of a recent change in federal tax law.
Missing teenager last seen in Devine may be in Atascosa County
The National Center for Missing & Exploiting Children is asking for the public's help to locate a missing teenager from the Hill Country. 17-year-old Rene Tellez was last seen in Devine on September 26. Investigators believe he may have traveled to Atascosa County, specifically to the Poteet area.
Family of South San teacher killed in crash seeks milk donations
The husband of a beloved teacher is asking for your help after his wife was killed in a car crash. State troopers say Kylee Martin, a theater arts teacher at South San High School, crashed into a pickup truck Monday evening in Bandera County.
Castroville police chief under investigation for car fire ruled arson, officials confirm
CASTROVILLE, Texas - Castroville City Council will meet Tuesday to discuss the future of the city's chief of police, who is currently under investigation in connection with a car fire that was ruled arson.
Catfish Farm Well That Influenced Edwards Aquifer History Finally Plugged
In March of 1991, Ronald Pucek Jr. had found the perfect place to drill for water at his 500-acre property southwest of San Antonio. A previous well had produced modestly, but Pucek knew he needed more water to fulfill his dream: a massive aquaculture operation producing the finest catfish in Texas.
Texas man who allegedly tried, failed to kidnap teen jogger is arrested
A Texas man was taken into custody on Tuesday for the attempted kidnapping of a 15-year-old girl who managed to escape the ordeal, authorities said. Law enforcement learned that the teen had been out jogging on Dec. 2 when a person she described as a Hispanic male came near her, the Brazoria County
Texas mom sentenced in deaths of toddlers inside hot car
KERRVILLE, Texas – A Texas mother whose two toddlers died after she left them inside a hot vehicle overnight was sentenced to 40 years in prison. Amanda Hawkins, 20, learned her punishment Wednesday for the June 2017 deaths of her two daughters in Kerrville, which is about 65 miles (105 kilometers)
Stretch of Hill Country highway averages 100 crashes per year, TxDOT data shows
We are looking into a stretch of highway here some are calling deadly and dangerous. The area is on State Highway 16 from Helotes to Bandera. 31-year-old Kylee Martin, a theater arts teacher at South San High School, was killed along this stretch Monday night.
Indians enter gauntlet after Devine tourney split
Jourdanton’s boys basketball team continued its early-season growth process while winning two of four games in the Devine Tournament. On Dec. 6, the Indians lost their first game 62-37 to the host Warhorses after trailing 42-17 at halftime.
Lady Pirates shine at tourney
The Center Point Lady Pirates got their second win in three games on Thursday by splitting games at the Sabinal Basketball Tournament. Getting past tourney host Sabinal 35-34 was the win led by Lexi Mills' 14 points and 10 from Briza Arreola. One of Mills' field goals was a three pointer.