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LaMond Terrill Houston Sr., 1965-2014

LaMond Terrill Houston Sr., 1965-2014

HOUSTON LaMond Terrill Houston, Sr. was born on February 20, 1965 to Betty Cray and Wyatt Houston. He attended Gonzales High School and completed his education in…

Allen Vega, 1935-2014

Allen Vega, 1935-2014

VEGA Allen Vega, 78, of Gonzales, passed away Wednesday, September 3, 2014.  Allen was born September 20, 1935 in Karnes City to John and Elfrausia Hernandez Vega. …

Gonzales County

Thompsonville residents host 65th annual reunion ceremonies

Thompsonville residents host 65th annual reunion ceremonies

By Carol Shea/Special to The Cannon On Sunday, Aug. 31, the 65th Annual Thompsonville Homecoming was held at the Thompsonville Community Center with over 150 individuals in…

Water board delays approval of industrial well

By Dave Mundy/[email protected] Gonzales County Underground Water Conservation District directors on Tuesday deleayed action on approving a permit of an industrial water well after several nearby property…

Court nixes purchase of forensic mapping system

By Dave Mundy/[email protected] Gonzales County Commissioners on Monday opted to pass on a proposal to purchase forensive mapping equipment for the county, with commissioners expressing concern that…

Lavaca County

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…

Campbell, Morrison speak to RWOY new members

YOAKUM — Over 70 ladies attended the annual Republican Women of Yoakums’ annual Membership Drive Social on Thursday, May 8  at the Yoakum Community Center.   Senator Donna…

Caldwell County

Caldwell Co. Sheriff’s Office Blotter: Aug. 21

Caldwell County Sheriff Daniel Law announced on August 11, deputy responded to the 2800 block of Airport Highway in San Marcos, reference to a student in Possession…

Missing river tuber’s body recovered

Cannon News Services/[email protected] Caldwell County Sheriff Daniel Law announced that the body of a missing San Marcos River tuber was recovered Aug. 10. Law said Deputies were…

Caldwell Co. Sheriff’s Office Report: July 22-30

Caldwell County Sheriff Daniel Law announced on July 27, 2014 Deputy was dispatched to the 100 block of Bridle Bit Lane Dale, Texas reference to discharge of…

DeWitt County

DeWitt Co. Sheriff’s Office Blotter: Aug. 21

DeWitt Co. Sheriff’s Office arrest report for Aug. 8-14: Jail Average Daily Count- 133 Inmates Housed for Other Agencies- 44 August 8, 2014 Christopher Griffith, 18, of…

DeWitt Co. Sheriff’s Office Blotter: Aug. 14

DeWitt Co. Sheriff’s Office Arrest Report for the week of Aug. 1-7: Jail Average Daily Count- 140 Inmates Housed for Other Agencies- 43 August 1, 2014 Tina…

DeWitt Co. Sheriff’s Office Report: July 24-31

DeWitt County Sheriff’s Office Arrest Report for the week of July 24-31: July 25 Zurel Juarez, 21, of Yorktown, Disorderly Conduct Language, Fine of $376 (30 Days…

Classifieds/Legals

11. Real Estate

REAL ESTATE For Sale: to be moved or removed. One hundred year old house, excellent wood, new tin roof, story and half. Must be moved or removed…

10. Pets/Livestock

PETS American Pit Bull Terrier puppies for sale, Blue & Red nosed, 3 females and 1 male. Asking $115 for the male and $130 a piece for…