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Flooding forces several parks in Kerrville to close

"I've been out here for 12 years, now, and I've never seen it like this at all," said Jason Wall, a Kerrville resident.


Fredericksburg man accused of strangling ex-girlfriend to death

Paola Lizzethe Guzman Aguilar, 22, was discovered unresponsive in her apartment by her family in her apartment in the 400 block of East Walnut Street, in between State Highway 16 and South Washington Street.

KXAN - 2018-10-17 21:40:10

‘Kerrville Together for Kids’ campaign team formed

“We are passionate about the kids and their education in Kerrville,” Overby said. “I’m the chairman, and Mike Dyal is treasurer. Our other original PAC members are Virginia Graham, a former school trustee; Joe Herring Jr.; Chad Simpson; Mandy Langbein; and Leslie Lidiak.”

HCCOMMUNITYJOURNAL.COM - 2018-10-19 00:00:00

Lake Travis reaches fifth highest height, additional Mansfield Dam floodgate openings on hold

AUSTIN - The Lower Colorado River Authority, also known as the LCRA, is holding off on opening four more additional floodgates at the Mansfield Dam Thursday as they continue to monitor the dangerous and continuous rate of rising water levels at Lake Travis in the Austin-area. Currently, there are fo

KVUE - 2018-10-18 15:12:00

Water releases to increase at Canyon Lake over coming days

The Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority said the lake is expected to rise an additional five feet in the coming days. As a result, releases will increase to approximately 700 cubic feet per second until Friday, October 19.

NEWS4SANANTONIO.COM - 2018-10-17 11:45:53

Flooding causing major problems throughout the Hill Country

The Fransisco Lemos bridge is closed, with its highest crest in 30 years. Traffic continues on Sydney Baker Street, the main bridge that runs through town.


Kayakers seek thrills in flooded river, first responders urge against

JOHNSON CITY, Texas (KXAN) - Major flooding has caused the city of Austin to extend its waterway ban. No one will be allowed in the water in the city until at least next Tuesday. While the flood has been devastating to some, there are still thrill seekers. Tuesday, near Johnson City on the raging P

KXAN - 2018-10-19 00:07:44

Man arrested, confesses to strangling ex-girlfriend in her apartment

Deputies said Ramiro Garcia Flores, 21, was charged with murder after his ex-girlfriend Paola Lizzethe Guzman Aguilar, 22, was found unresponsive Monday in her apartment in the 400 block of East Walnut. The press release said Aguilar's family members found her unresponsive before she was taken to th

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2018-10-18 16:28:40

At least 1 dead and another missing amid flooding in Llano County

Video shows the bridge crumbling as it was overrun by the bloated, roiling Llano River in Kingsland, about 65 miles northwest of Austin. The Llano and Colorado rivers meet at Kingsland, and the National Weather Service said both were experiencing "major flooding."

ABC13 HOUSTON - 2018-10-17 10:58:06

Sempra Joins Hunt Family With $1.28 Billion Texas Power Deal

Sempra’s Oncor unit will pay about $21 a share for InfraREIT Inc., which owns Texas power lines, substations and transmission towers, Sempra said Thursday in a statement. Sempra will also pay $98 million for a 50 percent stake in a holding company that will own Sharyland Utilities LP. The rest will

MSN.COM - 2018-10-18 19:39:52

Woman's body found in Llano after major flooding

LLANO, Texas — After major flooding hit Llano, a woman's body was found near the Llano River, officials confirmed Oct. 17.

KVUE - 2018-10-17 15:24:37

IH-10 West down to 1 lane in northwest Bexar County

Expect delays if you’re driving on I-10 west toward Boerne Tuesday afternoon.The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office is currently working a major crash near IH 10 W westbound and Balcones Creek in far north Bexar County.Only one lane on west bound IH 10 W is open as of about 12:30 p.m. Expect traffic dela


Gillespie County sees heavy rain and flooding

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FREDERICKSBURG STANDARD - 2018-10-17 15:03:02

LIVE BLOG: Llano River in Central Texas expected to rise close to record height Tuesday night

LLANO, Texas — People living along the Llano River are being evacuated from their homes due to a "historic" flooding event that could worsen into the evening hours. A flash flood warning is in effect for Llano, Burnet and Gillespie County until 9:30 p.m.


"Historic" flooding in Llano County, Texas

People living along the Llano River are being evacuated from their homes due to a "historic" flooding event that could worsen into the evening hours. A flash flood warning was in effect for Llano, Burnet and Gillespie County until 9:30 p.m.


KPUB opts to move forward on solar plans

The Kerrville Public Utility Board is continuing to move forward with establishing solar plants in the city.On Wednesday, the Kerrville Public Utility Board unanimously approved a contract to sign with private and public entities for use of land to build a solar farm.

KERRVILLE DAILY TIMES - 2018-10-18 08:36:00

Week 8: Big Game Coverage Road Trip From Center Point to Bandera

"It's not the Guadalupe that's real bad, it's the creeks and all that coming in," head coach Bubba Walters said. "That's where I got flooded in, and a bunch of the kids, they also got flooded in by creeks."

KSAT 12 - 2018-10-19 01:09:56

Texas Flooding Kills 1: State of Emergency Declared in 18 Counties, Bridge Washed Out

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott declared a state of emergency for the 18 counties affected by the heavy rain that triggered major flooding along several rivers and creeks Thursday. Evacuations and water rescues continue in the area. According to Texas Rep. Terry Wilson, a body was discovered in Burnet Count


Body found in rain-swollen lake amid Texas flooding

LLANO, Texas (AP) - A body was found in a rain-swollen lake in Central Texas after fast-moving floodwaters destroyed a bridge, forced the evacuation of riverside homes and led to numerous water rescues Tuesday following days of heavy rains. Video shows the bridge crumbling as it was overrun by the b


Video: Llano River flooding again; bridge collapses

Several bridges and roads in the Llano area have been closed due to high water, including Ranch-to-Market Road 2323, Ranch-to-Market Road 152, Texas 29 and Texas 71, and the bridge on Farm-to-Market Road 2900 near Kingsland has collapsed into the river.