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The arrest of a track coach from McNeil High School for an alleged inappropriate relationship with a student is bringing to light an apparent prior incident. 41-year-old Chris Cotten was a math teacher and coach at Austin High School from 1997 until 2000 when AISD's Jacob...
(from New Braunfels PD) On 04-08-15 at 9:30am, a New Braunfels Police officer on routine patrol in the 1000 block of I-35 North at the Edelweiss Inn and Suites noticed a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot. The officer checked the vehicle’s license plate and other information...
(from Hays County) Hays County officials on Monday joined with an area non-profit organization and volunteers to help publicize the County’s Veterans Court program at one of the program’s critical sites – the Hays County Jail. The group unveiled a sign for the jail lobby that...
PRESS RELEASE: The Austin/Travis County Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (A/TC SANE) regret to announce the ceasing of their contract with the Austin Police Department (APD). APD recently revealed their plan to end contracting with A/TC SANE in the upcoming months. In an effort to...
(from Williamson County and Cities Health District) For the sixth year in a row, Williamson County ranks as one of the healthiest counties in Texas. The 2015 County Health Rankings list Williamson County as the third healthiest place to live among 237 counties in Texas. Since...
A man who escaped death because he didn't fit in vehicles used to abduct his fellow students in Mexico met with lawmakers in Austin to raise awareness about the case. Omar Garcia Velasquez told state senators Thursday he was among 50 students stopped by police in the southern,...
A jury has found Gene Vela not guilty of aggravated assault of public servant. After the prosecution presented its case last week, the defense called witnesses for two days. The jury returned the 'not guilty' verdict Wednesday afternoon. Vela's lawyer, Skip Davis, maintained his...
(from Cap Metro) As tens of thousands of people from around the world prepare to descend on Austin for the 2015 South by Southwest Music, Film and Interactive Festival March 13-22, Capital Metro will again be expanding its service to accommodate expected crowds. “We’ll be...
(from Williamson County) Williamson County Emergency Medical Services will be conducting a car safety seat and booster event for area residents on Thursday, January 22, 2015, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The safety seat check, sponsored by Texans In Motion at Scott & White...