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Hays County Precinct 3 Commissioner Will Conley has announced his resignation as precinct commissioner to run for County Judge in 2018. The Texas Constitution requires that any elected county official who announces his candidacy for another office more than a year before his...
(Credit: Shutterstock) Childhood obesity remains a serious problem in the United States that puts kids at risk for poor health outcomes including high blood pressure and high cholesterol, respiratory problems, orthopedic issues, menstruation problems, psychological challenges...
(Credit: Susan G. Komen Austin Twitter) Susan G. Komen Austin will honor members of the Austin Police Department (APD) on Tuesday, October 10, at 1 p.m. at the APD Headquarters located on 715 E. 8th St. Austin-area breast cancer survivors will be pinning seven APD officers...
(Photo:Shutterstock/Fresnel) An Austin man is behind bars for soliciting underage sex in Florida. Mark Andrew Nichols has been arrested in Orlando for allegedly traveling to Florida to have sex with a 9-year-old girl. It was part of an online sting and police were waiting for...
(Photo:Austin Police Department/PIO) An anonymous tip has lead to the arrest of the man officials claim robbed businesses armed with a roman candle and a hammer. Austin Police believe Sean O'Brien, 44, is responsible for the string of gas station robberies in and around Austin...
A hearing set for Oct. 18 in state district court in Bastrop could result in a landmark decision concerning the right of Texas landowners to protect the groundwater under their land from negative impacts by water marketers, according to a citizens group organized to protect...
(Credit: City of Kyle) Kyle City Council has unanimously voted to approve a development agreement with PGI Investments for their 47-acre property at Yarrington Rd. & I-35. “This property is planned for multi-use development including office space, an anchor store (either a...
(Credit: Screenshot/ Austin Police Department) Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo says inaction on gun control has "failed thousands of families" and is urging people to take a stand against gun violence following the mass shooting in Las Vegas a week ago. Acevedo tweeted Sunday...
(Credit: Lone Star Fugitive Task Force) The Lone Star Fugitive Task Force says Martin Michael Flores, Jr., 26, was arrested Saturday afternoon by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force at his house in the 600 block of Masonwood Drive in Kyle without incident. Flores was initially...