The West Kerr Chamber of Commerce will host a mixture tonight that will feature an unveiling of the newly reconstructed Fine Arts Center building on the grounds of the Hill Country Youth Ranch.
Seated next to Krystle Ramsay at the Texas Statehouse, Gary Priour expected he would need to answer a question or two about the state of foster care in Texas. After all, Priour had helped lead the state when it came to residential care of abused, neglected and troubled children. Ramsay and P…
An Instagram hoax went viral this week claiming that a new rule will allow Instagram photos to be used in court cases. The post fooled several well-known celebrities such as musician P!nk and former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who is also the current U.S. Secretary of Energy.
The Ingram Police Department handled more than 175 calls for service, 86 traffic contacts and 14 arrests or filed criminal cases in the month of July, according to a recent report from Chief Byron Griffin.
Computer models disagree on precipitation chances this coming weekend across the Hill Country. A few models show rainfall, while others keep the area completely dry.
If there’s one place Happy State Bank Chairman and CEO J. Pat Hickman likes it’s the Hill Country of Texas, and he’s working to make it a happier place through a major banking acquisition.
Kevin Franke’s trial in the hot car deaths of two children has been continued while the courts await a decision by the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals that could impact the case.
The Ingram City Council is not expected to raise its tax rate during tonight’s council meeting, but the city could see an increase in revenue, thanks to a rise in property values.
As the first day of the 2019-20 school year wound to a close, parents at Kerrville’s Tom Daniels Elementary School were eagerly awaiting the bell to ring to release their children from a big day of learning and reconnecting with friends.
Students at B.T. Wilson Sixth Grade School are going to get extra comprehensive and targeted support this year in light of some recent state ratings on accountability.
Kerr County provides assistance to county residents who face challenges in the area of paying for health care through the office of the Kerr County Indigent Health Care Program.
As the summer heat ramped up in August so did the heat the Kerrville Police Department and Kerr County Sheriff’s bring to those suspected of DWI and felony drug possession.
Perseverance is the lesson taught to many at the annual Kids Triathlon, including to 8-year-old Ethan Southard, who participated in the event on Saturday.
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There are few experiences more traumatic than losing a home. When children must be removed from their home because it’s no longer safe, the scars can be lasting and profound. However, even the simplest act of caring, like being wrapped in the warmth of a colorful quilt, can provide hope for …
The first car show to ever hit the banks of the Guadalupe River in Louise Hays Park will make its appearance in September and it’s not too late to get involved.
After the recent deaths of dogs exposed to toxic algae in ponds and lakes in Texas and North Carolina, the Upper Guadalupe River Authority says no such threat exists here in Kerr County, but that caution should still be taken for anyone, including dogs in the river or ponds.
Property tax rates and school accountability top the agenda for the Kerrville Independent School District board of trustees meeting on Monday.
With classic rock softly streaming in the background, a cheery blue lighting up the walls and the signature painting of a red bird greeting everyone who walks through the door, Red Bird is making the scoop in Kerrville one sweet treat at a time.
After getting beat in the last Democratic primary for Texas House Representative District 53, Joe Herrera is back for a second time in the hopes of challenging Republican and incumbent Andrew Murr.
The Kerrville Planning and Zoning Commission has unanimously approved an expansive ordinance regulating signs in the city, but with several buts.
A weak cold front will wash out across the Hill Country today. This frontal boundary could trigger a few showers and storms again. I would expect coverage to remain very spotty in nature.
When we asked our readers, via a Facebook post, what they thought were the defining movies about Texas, we expected a wide range of answers, and did we get them.
The application deadline for this fall’s Kerr County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Academy has been moved from Aug. 21 to Aug. 23.
The Kerrville Public School Foundation this week awarded a $10,000 grant to Kerrville Independent School District’s Special Education program.
The last four days have been busy for the Kerr County jail regarding contact with the Immigration and Naturalization Service because five men who were booked for various charges have also been held on suspicion of immigration violations.
Texas leads the country when it comes to medical debt, but one group, including members here in Kerr County, is working to ease that burden for families.
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, in partnership with the Texas Department of Family & Protective Services, Child Care Licensing will present a training session offering 6 clock hours for child care providers.
In a prevention-focused partnership, Kerr County and the Upper Guadalupe River Authority are going to work together to provide landscaping that will help ease the impact of flooding at the authority’s Kerrville headquarters.
When Kerrville’s Carol Hemenover got a call inviting her to a meeting about the estate of her late cousin, she was skeptical, and almost dismissive.
The Kerrville City Council will begin the first discussions tonight about lowering the city’s property tax rate. City leaders also will examine improvements to the historic downtown and consider accepting state funds to improve pedestrian and bicycle traffic.