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A good walk spoiled at Lockhart State Park
Lockhart State Park, which is about 45 minutes from Austin, features a swimming pool, playground, and golf course.
High-grade hydro marijuana found after traffic stop
A Kansas man was arrested on marijuana charges following a traffic stop on Interstate 10 near Flatonia on Wednesday, Nov. 29, according to Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek. Sheriff Korenek reported that around 12:29 p.m., Drug Interdiction Investigator David Smith stopped a 2018 GMCAcadia on I-10 westbound at the 661 mile marker for traffic violations. During contact with the driver, many…
Nixon terminates Rice as city manager during special called meeting
Nixon City Manager Harold Rice was fired from his position with cause — effective immediately — during a special called Nixon City Council meeting Monday, Dec. 4 at City Hall. However, an attorney representing Rice, Lori Hanson of Hanson Law P.C. of Schertz, told the Inquirer Tuesday afternoon...
Port Neches man killed following rollover Interstate 10 crash
A Port Neches man was killed early Friday morning in a one-vehicle rollover accident on Interstate 10 in Gonzales County, according to gonzalesinquirer.com. Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. Ruben San Miguel said the crash took place at approximately 6:15 a.m. near the 643 mile marker on I-10. A 2005 Chevrolet Tahoe driven by Justin […] The post Port Neches man killed following rollover Interstate 10 crash appeared first on Port Arthur News.
St. Paul boys basketball: Cards compete at RTC tournament
CARMINE — The St. Paul Cardinals split two games at the Round Top-Carmine on Friday.Weimar 42, St. Paul 18 The Cardinals had a tough opening to the tournament as they were bested by Weimar 42-18 on Friday morning. The Wildcats were led by 19 points from Kloesel and another 13 points by Fisher. St. Paul had four players who scored three points each, led by Jack Ehrig who nailed the Cards’ lone…
Shiner boys basketball: Comanches split four games at Round Top tourney
CARMINE — The Shiner Comanches won two and lost two at the Round Top-Carmine Tournament last Friday and Saturday.Boling 63, Shiner 49 The Comanches tournament opener on Thursday morning (which also doubled as the season opener after the away game Nov. 28 at Falls City was cancelled) started off well. It just did not end well in a 63-49 Boling victory. Shiner got three triples and 13 points from…
Hallettsville's Reagan Hicks performs an original on Community Crossroads
We shine a spotlight on local musician, Reagan Hicks. Hailing from Flatonia, Texas, and growing up in the neighboring town of Hallettsville, this 22-year-old has aspirations of performing on grand stages and captivating vast audiences.
The gas price fluctuate between $2.69 and $2.79 in Lockhart as of 2023-12-05. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.229, a week ago the price is $3.246 , according to AAA.
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Dogs Of lockhart, TX Need You!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around lockhart.
Shiner girls basketball: Lady Comanches win second at KC tourney
The Lady Comanches won three and lost one at the Karnes City Tournament last week to place runner up. Morgan Lenehan scored 13 points and Rylee Vancura had 11 points as Shiner faced La Vernia in the Lady Comanches’ first tournament game, falling 57-48. The Lady Bears led 15-11 after the first frame and their lead was cut to three after Shiner went on a 16-15 run in the second box. La Vernia had a big third quarter, outscoring Shiner 16-9 and the Lady Comanches managed a 12-11 scoring advantage in the last eight minutes.
The Enduring Legacy of Small Towns in Texas History: The Story of Bebe
Tucked away in the heart of Gonzales County lies Bebe, Texas, a small town that embodies the essence of southern charm and community spirit. Despite an estimated population of just 52 residents, Bebe's warm and friendly nature exemplifies the quintessential small-town vibe, making it an idyllic escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. The town's commitment to its people is evident in its recent addition of an emergency generator for its water facility, showcasing the communal care and preparedness that defines its character.
Operation Border Star recovers stolen vehicle, results in arrest
Gonzales County Sheriff’s deputies recovered a stolen vehicle and arrested a convicted felon who was in possession of a firearm after a traffic stop earlier this month. A deputy was working Operation Border Star and monitoring traffic on Interstate 10 near Waelder at about 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, when he conducted a registration check on a black Kia passenger vehicle traveling west towards San Antonio and learned the vehicle was reported by the Austin Police Department as having been stolen on Nov. 13, 2023.
Preserving Belmont's Legacy: The Role of Historic Cemeteries in Chronicling Texas History
Belmont, Texas, is more than just a dot on the map; it's a repository of the state's rich history, particularly evidenced by its historic cemeteries. These sacred grounds are the final abode of some of Texas' earliest pioneers, including the distinguished Texas Rangers. The Belmont Cemetery, with its designation as a Historic Texas Cemetery, tells the tale of those who stood at the forefront of the Texas Revolution and the state's formative years. Here, each grave marker serves as a portal to the past, providing insights into the social and cultural fabric of the era and the community's evolution over time.
Disturbance call leads to arrest on drug, weapons charges
Gonzales County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a known convicted felon on drug and weapons charges as well as outstanding warrants after responding to a disturbance call on Nov. 21 — just three weeks after being arrested by GCSO on a federal parole violation warrant. According to GCSO, deputies were...
GISD, DPS enter lease for former admin building
Gonzales Independent School District (GISD) has announced a new partnership with the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) and the Division of Highway Patrol. The GISD Board of Trustees approved a contract to lease the GISD property located at 1711 N. Sarah DeWitt Drive. The property, which is adjacent to...
Stanley Lewis Bias
Stanley Lewis Bias, 75, of Gonzales, went home to the arms of his precious Lord and Savior, November 21, 2023 after a 3-year battle with pancreatic cancer. Stan was born in Bakersfield, CA on November 21, 1948 to MT Bias and Dessie Samples. After the death of his dad, the family moved to Stratford, TX. He was drafted into the US Army and served in Vietnam from 1968 to 1969. While serving he also earned his GED.
Missing Houston area man last known to have visited Seguin
(Seguin) – Seguin and Guadalupe County is being asked to be on the lookout for a man reported missing from Pecos County. According to the Pecos County Sheriff’s Office, Justin Urrutia, 41, went missing from Seguin on Nov. 6, 2023. Justin lives in Sugar Land, Texas but had traveled to Seguin.
Elizabeth “Betty” Otelia Reese Pettus
Elizabeth “Betty” Otelia Reese Pettus died Monday, November 20, 2023, in Gonzales. She was born on December 12, 1938, to Henry Carlos Reese III and Claytie Woods Pace Reese in Gonzales, Texas. Elizabeth was a graduate of the Gonzales High School Class of 1956 and the University of Texas with a teaching certificate. After graduation, she taught school for several years. On August 14, 1964, she married William Thomas Pettus, Jr. She was a member of the Presbyterian Church of Gonzales, Texas. She was preceded in death by her father, her mother, her husband, her brother Henry Reese IV, and her sister Claytie Reese. She is survived by her sister Susan Brent Najvar, brother-in-law, Michael Najvar, niece Samantha Kehl, niece Kasey Reese Floyd, nephew, Noel Henry Reese and numerous nieces and nephews.
Spoetzl Announces Major New Sustainability Initiatives
The Spoetzl Brewery, the family-owned and independent craft brewer of the iconic Shiner Bock, announces its extensive new onsite sustainability initiatives. With a dedicated mission to care for the environment and surrounding communities, the brewery now implements new sustainable systems including solar-powered energy, updated waste reduction procedures and effective recycling processes.
Oscar Samuel Grant III
Oscar Samuel Grant III was born November 1, 1962, to Jennie Taylor and Oscar S. Grant II in Gonzales, Texas. Oscar confessed Christ at an early age at Providence Baptist Church. Our father Oscar left this world on November 11, 2023, at the age of 61. He will always hold a special place in our hearts. Our dad was a talented musician and drummer. Growing up he played in his family’s band, with his brothers, sister and father. They performed in various places around the area and loved doing it. He took a lot of pride and loved music, whether it came to playing the drums or being a connoisseur of different genres of music.