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Ingram ISD board discusses possibility of armed school marshal

The Ingram Independent Board of Trustees discussed Monday evening the possibility of allowing an armed school marshal. Superintendent Bobby Templeton presented information to the board during its regular meeting about House Bill 1009 - commonly known as the School Marshal Program. The law, passed by

KERRVILLE DAILY TIMES - 2018-03-21 00:10:00

Baroody: Disturbing precedents set at council meeting

At the most recent Kerrville City Council meeting, using rhetoric that defied all logic, council member Mary Ellen Summerlin led the city into setting two disturbing precedents. In one agenda item, Mrs. Summerlin forced the city into refusing a private donor that was offering to underwrite and repla

KERRVILLE DAILY TIMES - 2018-03-21 03:10:00

Remembering Matthew: Teen struck, killed on Memorial Boulevard was hard worker

"We requested a prayer right after the service. I cannot tell you the exact words, but he prayed that we get a sign that Matthew is OK and in a better place," said Cabello's mother, Elizabeth Moreno. "Shortly after we returned home, my brother opened the door to his truck and found a little white-gr

KERRVILLE DAILY TIMES - 2018-03-19 23:46:00

Crime beat: Ingram Police Department reports

3:16 a.m.: A caller said her sister, who lives in the home, would not leave the residence, which is located in the 600 block of Arkansas Drive. The sisters were separated, with both going to bed. 4:51 a.m.: An IPD officer helped a deputy with the Kerr County Sheriff's Office with three suspicious pe


City of Kerrville announces details on registering, voting early by mail for May 5 election

Residents in Kerrville wising to submit a new voter registration application or request a transfer of registration for the May 5 city elections need to do so by April 5, according to a City of Kerrville news release. Those seeking new voter or transfer registration should contact the Kerr County Vot


$850K grant sought to support Thompson Drive development

Kerrville's Economic Improvement Corporation voted 5-1 Monday to prepare a grant funding agreement for $850,000 to help extend city water and sewer service along Thompson Drive in connection with proposed multifamily residential development. The MacDonald Companies of Kerrville proposes building the

KERRVILLE DAILY TIMES - 2018-03-20 02:14:00

Letter: Ingram billboards an 'eyesore'

Anyone who has driven west on Junction Highway going into Ingram recently has probably been surprised to see two new gigantic billboards. These two monstrosities are surely an eyesore to all, and the dark-sky people can't be too happy either. Why in the world did the Ingram city manager and council

KERRVILLE DAILY TIMES - 2018-03-20 01:05:00

Porkers hog spotlight at fundraiser

The 16th Annual Wild Hog Explosion - the Bandera County Library's major fundraiser for the year - mixed with St. Patrick's Day on Saturday, March 17, to bring a big, green-tinted crowd to Mansfield Park for swine-themed festivities. The wild hog event was started by retired Bandera lawyer Billy Walk

BANDERA BULLETIN - 2018-03-21 19:00:00

Zoning board to hear 2 requests

The Kerrville Zoning Board of Adjustment will meet at 3 p.m. Thursday in the city council chambers to hold public hearings on two requests for variances from zoning restrictions. First on the agenda is a request for a variance from the maximum building size restriction to allow for construction of a

KERRVILLE DAILY TIMES - 2018-03-21 00:20:00

KPUB to consider 4 potential hosts for solar power

Four partners are working with the Kerrville Public Utility Board on developing community solar power generating systems. During their regular monthly meeting Wednesday morning, KPUB directors will consider authorizing agreements with Mo-Ranch, the Texas Lions Camp, Schreiner University and the City

KERRVILLE DAILY TIMES - 2018-03-20 00:18:00

Kerrville teen awaiting indictment in child deaths as mother's trial date approaches

A teenager allegedly involved in the deaths of two young girls last summer has yet to be indicted by a 216th Judicial District grand jury as the trial of the children's mother approaches this month. On Feb. 3, William Kevin Franke, 17, was arrested on two counts of abandoning or endangering a child,


HCM seeks student volunteers this summer

Hill Country Memorial is now accepting applications for its Student Volunteer Summer Program, according to a news release. Individuals aged 16 years or older as of June 1, 2018 must submit an application, two letters of recommendation and a parental release form by April 16. The program is open to 2

KERRVILLE DAILY TIMES - 2018-03-20 02:33:00

Man arrested in connection with Gillespie County fires

Gillespie County officials arrested a man on arson and other charges in connection with a string of fires Wednesday near Fredericksburg. A house and a RV were just some of the structures destroyed in unincorporated areas of Gillespie County by the blazes. No one was injured in any of the fires, said


Tea for 2: New drink shop in Kerrville offers alternatives to coffee

Kristen Scogin wants to curb her addiction to coffee. "I'm trying to change my diet, and I'm looking for something that has less acidity," she said. "Tea is easier on the stomach." Thank You For Reading! Please log in, or sign up for a new account and purchase a subscription to continue reading.


Kerrville teen dies in hospital after being hit by vehicle while riding bike

KERRVILLE, Texas - A 17-year-old from Kerrville has died after he was hit by a vehicle while riding his bicycle Sunday night. The teen has been identified as Matthew Cabello. The crash happened just before 8:30 p.m. Sunday on Memorial Boulevard near Riverside Drive in Kerrville. Police said a veh


Road work begins near Daniels Elementary School on Monday

The city of Kerrville Street Division will begin reconstructing and repaving stretches of road Monday near Tom Daniels Elementary School and Sanctuary Fellowship Church, according to a city news release. Road work will take place Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Bow Lane between Singin


Kerrville City Council goes flat on brewers' fee provision

What began in December as an attempt to encourage small breweries and beer pubs in Kerrville brought the city council to an impasse Tuesday. The council was considering on second reading an ordinance promoted by member George Baroody which, among other actions, would have set a $500 maximum on all p


Ag briefs: Wildlife Field Day, pond management and sheep scanning events set

A multi-county Wildlife Field Day is scheduled April 5 at the Doss Community Center, 14174 Rural Road 783 N. in Doss. Registration opens at 8:30 a.m. with the program to follow from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Conducted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, the program will offer the latest wildlife man


FHS girls' win varsity track title in Kerrville

Fredericksburg High School varsity girls' track took the team title in the Kerrville Tivy Antler Relays on Thursday, March 8, at Antler Stadium. Varsity beat out Class 6A school Smithson Valley, 121-107.67, to win the meet. Junior varsity finished in second place to Smithson Valley by 20 points. "De


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do