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Freddie Joseph “Joe” Smith Jr., 1936-2014

Freddie Joseph “Joe” Smith Jr., age 78 of Nixon, died October 25, 2014. He was born September 19, 1936 in Nixon to Freddie Joseph Smith Sr. and…

Lorene P. Gast, 1955-2014

GAST Lorene P. Gast, 59, of Gonzales, passed away Sunday, October 26, 2014. Lorene was born August 22, 1955 in Gonzales to Burnart and Vlasta Malatek Polasek.…

Gonzales County

Sundown 4-Hers donate to GCAM

Sundown 4-Hers donate to GCAM

Sundowners 4-H Club members met for their monthly meeting on Oct. 5. Several Sundowners members brought canned food items and passed a motion to donate $200 of…

Election 2014: Early voting numbers slow slightly

Early voting by personal appearance slowed somewhat this week in Gonzales county, although voting by mail has increased significantly heading into Tuesday’s general election. The Gonzales County…

The pumpkins are back!

The pumpkins are back!

The pumpkins are back! Pumpkins were delivered to Monthalia United Methodist Church on County Road 112 on Saturday, Oct. 11, and sales are underway. through Friday. The…

Lavaca County

A different kind of Democrat: Marine veteran challenging for District 27 seat

A different kind of Democrat: Marine veteran challenging for District 27 seat

By Dave Mundy/[email protected] These days, when you hear there’s a Marine Corps veteran running for political office, words like “conservative” and “Republican” tend to turn up in…

Kolkhorst to seek Hegar’s Texas Senate seat

Kolkhorst to seek Hegar’s Texas Senate seat

Cannon News Services/[email protected] BRENHAM, TX—State Representative Lois Kolkhorst (R-Brenham) on Tuesday launched her campaign for Texas Senate District 18. The seat is currently held by Glen Hegar…

Kolkhorst to seek Texas Senate seat

BRENHAM—State Representative Lois Kolkhorst (R-Brenham) on Thursday announced her plans to campaign for Texas Senate District 18. In an email to sent to supporters earlier in the…

Caldwell County

Caldwell Co. Sheriff’s Blotter Oct. 9-Oct. 15

Caldwell County Sheriff Daniel Law announced on October 10, 2014, K-9 Deputy while in the Lockhart area observed a vehicle with an expired Motor Vehicle Inspection. Deputy…

Caldwell Co. Sheriff’s Blotter: Oct. 23

Caldwell County Sheriff Daniel Law announced on October 10, 2014, K-9 Deputy while in the Lockhart area observed a vehicle with an expired Motor Vehicle Inspection. Deputy…

Caldwell Co. Sheriff’s Blotter: Oct. 2-Oct. 8

Caldwell County Sheriff Daniel Law announced on October 5, 2014 Deputy while on patrol responded to the area of Meadow Trail Lane Dale, Texas in reference to…

DeWitt County

DeWitt Co. Sheriff’s Office Blotter: Oct. 3-9

DeWitt County Sheriff’s Office report for the week of Oct. 3-9: Jail Average Daily Count- 121 Inmates Housed for Other Agencies- 52 October 3, 2014 Shannon Cummings,…

DeWitt Co. Sheriff’s Office Blotter: Aug. 22-28

DeWitt County Sheriff’s Office report for the week of Aug. 22-28: Jail Average Daily Count- 117 Inmates Housed for Other Agencies- 29 August 22, 2014 Alejandro Coonrod,…

DeWitt Co. Sheriff’s Office Report: Aug. 15-21

DeWitt Co. Sheriff’s Office Arrest Report for the week of Aug. 15-21: Jail Average Daily Count- 127 Inmates Housed for Other Agencies- 139 August 15, 2014 Destiny…

Classifieds/Legals

12. Misc Announcements/Wanted

WANTED WANTED: 1997-2001 Toyota Camry, 4 cyl, good engine. 830-377-8814.(9-25-14) —————————————- Want to buy: GQF Incubators or Hatchers. 830-540-4063, home or 830-660-2526, cell. Call & leave number,…

11. Real Estate

REAL ESTATE For Sale by Owner: Gorgeous Colonial style country estate! 4,300 SF, 4BR/3B on 9 acres. Features include: office, 2 FP (one in MB), wood flooring,…