Austin Local News

SAN MARCOS – Beer and wine sales will begin this month at Texas State University baseball and softball events, the university has announced. “This is an added service for our fans to enhance their stadium experience,” said Texas State Director of Athletics Dr. Larry Teis. “...
HEB is recalling roughly 41,000 stainless steel cookware sets after it was found that some of the metal discs that cover the rivets can pop off and hit consumers. While there have been no reports of any injuries, there have been seven reports of the discs popping off. The recall...
With almost $5 million in outstanding warrants still unpaid within the Kyle city limits, something needed to be done. Tracking down offenders with unpaid warrants has long been a tricky process for police departments all over Texas, but after recent approval from the city...
An arrest affidavit says a Texas day care operator waited 12 minutes to call for help after finding an unresponsive baby who allegedly choked on a glove and was later declared dead. The Williamson County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday released details in the Holly Harrison case...
S an Marcos Police are searching for a suspect in an early-morning aggravated robbery at a local gas station. On Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016 at approximately 12:30 a.m. the suspect entered the Exxon on the Run convenience store located at 2200 South IH-35, displayed a handgun to the...
San Marcos Police are looking for a suspect in a Sunday hit-and-run that sent a man to the hospital On Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016 at approximately 2 a.m., a 44-year-old male subject was struck by a vehicle in the 1500 Block of Franklin Street in San Marcos. The victim sustained a...
During the past three weeks the city of Bastrop has experienced at least 10 burglaries with regards to local businesses. These burglaries are occurring during the nighttime hours and in some cases businesses have been broken into more than once. These burglaries are active...
Austin PD homicide detectives identified the suspect in this case as JonCasey William Rowell, 29. Rowell was arrested by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force last night in Georgetown. He’s charged with first degree murder. His bond is set at $250,000. Rowell is currently in Travis...
The Austin Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a victim that was driving a silver vehicle that may have been struck by a pipe in the area of S. Interstate Highway 35 and William Cannon Dr. on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016 around 4 p.m. Witnesses observed a...