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Youth volleyball registration under way at Kroc

Registration is currently underway for The Salvation Army Kroc Center Victory Sports Youth Volleyball League.

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Monday 01/20/2020
Applications being accepted for KCSO Citizen Academy
Posted: January 20, 2020

It’s time for the Kerr County Sheriff’s Office Citizen Academy and applications are now being taken for participants.

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Sunday 01/19/2020
Local students named to ASU Dean’s Dist
Posted: January 19, 2020

Angelo State University in San Angelo, Texas, has announced the students achieving the Dean's List designation for the 2019 fall semester.

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Thursday 01/16/2020
‘The Gathering’ Bible study to begin Jan. 28
Posted: January 16, 2020

“The Gathering,” hosted by local columnist Kathleen Maxwell-Rambie and her team, will begin its spring session Tuesday, Jan. 28 at The Kroc Center from 6:30-7:45 p.m.

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Wednesday 01/15/2020
City extends RFP deadline for workforce housing project
Posted: January 15, 2020

The City of Kerrville has extended its deadline for Requests for Competitive Sealed Proposals (RFP) regarding workforce housing projects from Jan. 7 until Jan. 30.

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Tuesday 01/14/2020
AARP Safe Driver Classes offered 4 times per month
Posted: January 14, 2020

Alan Cone, volunteer instructor for AARP Safe Driver Classes in Kerrville, is offering the classes four times per month locally.

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Monday 01/13/2020
City now hiring aquatics staff for the summer
Posted: January 13, 2020

Have you always wanted to be a lifeguard? Do you enjoy working outdoors and being around water? If so, this job is for you! The City of Kerrville is accepting applications for employment at the Olympic Pool this summer. Applicants must be at least 15 years old and be able to work regularly from late May through mid-August.

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Sunday 01/12/2020
Library announces ‘Brown Bag Book Club’ titles
Posted: January 12, 2020

The Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library is pleased to announce the January-June 2020 schedule for the “Brown Bag Book Club.”

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Saturday 01/11/2020
Preppers to hear from KPD’s Gaige Jan. 16
Posted: January 11, 2020

The Hill Country Preppers will host Kerrville Police Sgt. Scott Gaige for CRASE training on January 16.

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‘Daddy & Daughter Sweetheart Dance’ tickets on sale now
Posted: January 11, 2020

The Parks and Recreation Department announces tickets for the “12th Annual Daddy & Daughter Sweetheart Dance” will go on sale Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020. The event will be held on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020 from 5-8 p.m. at the Hill Country Youth Event Center located at 3785 Hwy. 27.

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Thursday 01/09/2020
City issues bulk waste drop-off voucher reminder
Posted: January 09, 2020

The City of Kerrville Public Works, Solid Waste Division would like to remind citizens about their free bulk waste drop-off voucher for this quarter. The voucher is intended for residents that have an active account for solid waste services.

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Monday 01/06/2020
County seeks volunteer voter registrars
Posted: January 06, 2020

Want to get involved in the voting process this coming year? Want to encourage people to vote? If so, then Kerr County has the perfect opportunity. Local elections officials are looking for volunteer deputy registrars.

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Sunday 01/05/2020
AARP Safe Driver Classes offered 4 times per month
Posted: January 05, 2020

Alan Cone, volunteer instructor for AARP Safe Driver Classes in Kerrville, is offering the classes four times per month locally.

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Saturday 01/04/2020
Voting by mail applications now available
Posted: January 04, 2020

Qualified registered voters of Kerr County may soon be able to ask that an official 2020 General Primary ballot be mailed to them, according to Bob Reeves, Kerr County’s tax assessor-collector and head of the local elections department.

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Friday 01/03/2020
Dunkelberg to address Texas Democratic Women Jan. 7
Posted: January 03, 2020

Hill Country Chapter of Texas Democratic Women will hold its regular monthly meeting on Jan. 7 with a luncheon followed by the business meeting and program. The public is invited to attend.

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Wednesday 01/01/2020
City accepting Christmas trees for recycling
Posted: January 01, 2020

The City of Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department are accepting Christmas trees from Dec. 26 to Jan. 20.

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Tuesday 12/31/2019
Packets available for city council candidates
Posted: December 31, 2019

The City of Kerrville announces that beginning Thursday, Jan. 2, candidate petition packets and application forms for the May 2, 2020 general election will be available for pickup in the City Secretary’s office at City Hall, 701 Main St., Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Wednesday 12/25/2019
Morning Rotary club rings bell for Salvation Army
Posted: December 25, 2019

The Rotary Club of Kerrville - Morning (Morning Rotary) recently served the Salvation Army in their Red Kettle fundraiser. Volunteers took turns ringing the bell for donations.

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Tuesday 12/24/2019
‘Guns & Hoses’ beneficiary applications being accepted
Posted: December 24, 2019

The Guns & Hoses Flag Football Game Committee is now accepting applications for the beneficiary of the 2020 Guns & Hoses Flag Football Game.

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Saturday 12/21/2019
H-E-B launches new mobile app for customers
Posted: December 21, 2019

Focused on delivering a convenient experience both in-store and online, H-E-B has made it easier for customers to shop on their mobile device with the launch of its new My H-E-B mobile app.

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Friday 12/20/2019
City details garbage collection holiday schedule
Posted: December 20, 2019

The City of Kerrville residential solid waste customers will experience changes to the collection schedule for the weeks listed below. The holiday schedule will include a special collection of bagged garbage only for residential customers.

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Thursday 12/19/2019
City to stock Rainbow Trout at LH Park
Posted: December 19, 2019

Louise Hays Park river front will be stocked with two shipments of rainbow trout this winter.

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Wednesday 12/18/2019
Council votes to address street flooding issues
Posted: December 18, 2019

Kerrville City Council members held their only regular December meeting Dec. 10, voting unanimously to move forward on drainage repairs in floodprone areas of Lois Street and the Take It Easy RV park on Junction Highway.

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Sunday 12/15/2019
City council candidate applications available
Posted: December 15, 2019

The City of Kerrville announces that candidate applications are available for persons interested in running on the May 2 ballot for a place on the Kerrville City Council.

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Friday 12/13/2019
‘Wreaths Across America’ ceremony set for Saturday
Posted: December 13, 2019

A wreath-laying ceremony will be held at the Kerrville National Cemetery on Saturday, Dec. 14 at 11 a.m. in memory of the 462 military veterans who are buried there.

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Wednesday 12/11/2019
P&Z deadlocked on Vintage Heights plan, following hearing
Posted: December 11, 2019

Planning and Zoning Commission, with one member absent, voted 3-3 on a zoning change for a subdivision bordering Riverhill on Medina Highway and stalled the developer’s plans until City Council can debate this or the developer amends his plans.

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Tuesday 12/10/2019
SAR hears from CPISD Chief, ‘History of Panama Canal’
Posted: December 10, 2019

The Hill Country Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution, presented the Law Enforcement Commendation Medal to Jimmy Poole of the Center Point ISD Police.

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Monday 12/09/2019
‘BUILD’ award to aid Doyle neighborhood
Posted: December 09, 2019

New Hope Counseling Center announces that it has been selected to receive the BUILD Health Challenge award.

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Sunday 12/08/2019
UGRA elects officers, welcomes directors
Posted: December 08, 2019

Recently, the Board of Directors of the Upper Guadalupe River Authority unanimously elected new officers for terms to expire Sept. 30, 2020.

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Saturday 12/07/2019
Compassionate Friends to host ‘Worldwide Candle Lighting’ event Dec. 8
Posted: December 07, 2019

The Compassionate Friends “Worldwide Candle Lighting” unites family and friends around the globe in lighting candles for to honor the memories of the sons, daughters, brothers, sisters, and grandchildren who died too soon.

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OLH students give back to veterans
Posted: December 07, 2019

To round out this month’s salute to veterans, Our Lady of the Hills Regional Catholic High School students collected and delivered personal-care items to patients at Kerrville’s Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 3600 Memorial Boulevard.

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Friday 12/06/2019
Boomers and Beyond hosting ‘Blanket Drive’
Posted: December 06, 2019

The Kerrville Boomers and Beyond Alliance – Senior Services announces their “Blanket Drive 2019.”

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Thursday 12/05/2019
Applications being accepted for city boards, deadlines approaching
Posted: December 05, 2019

The City of Kerrville is currently taking applications for board openings on the Library Advisory Board, the Recovery Community Coalition, the Building Board of Adjustment and Appeals, and the Zoning Board of Adjustment. All applications are due by Dec. 31, 2019.

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Wednesday 12/04/2019
City to host annual bow hunt at local park
Posted: December 04, 2019

The City of Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department announces that Kerrville-Schreiner Park will again host the wildlife management bow hunt Dec. 6-19.

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Tuesday 12/03/2019
Applications being accepted for city BBAA
Posted: December 03, 2019

The City of Kerrville is currently taking applications for nine openings on the Building Board of Adjustment and Appeals.

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Monday 12/02/2019
Polar Bear king, queen to be crowned Dec. 19
Posted: December 02, 2019

Mo-Ranch and Hill Country Youth Ranch, this year’s Mo-Ranch Polar Bear Plunge beneficiary, invite you to celebrate the brave men and women who will be taking the plunge on Jan. 1 into the chilly waters of the Guadalupe River.

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Friday 11/29/2019
City announces parade float winners
Posted: November 29, 2019

The City of Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department announced the winners of the 2019 Holiday Lighted Parade have been selected.

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Tuesday 11/26/2019
SU leadership class hosts ‘Beat Hunger’ drive
Posted: November 26, 2019

Last week the Mountaineer Leadership Academy Sophomore class hosted their semester project called “Beat Hunger.”

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Monday 11/25/2019
Public invited to hear beekeeping presentation tonight
Posted: November 25, 2019

Rick Fink got into beekeeping about 16 years ago when he noticed his dad's plants weren't producing as much as they both would have liked.

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Sunday 11/24/2019
Blood bank locations, times announced
Posted: November 24, 2019

The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center in San Antonio provided this list of upcoming stops in Kerrville for their blood donation sites and times.

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Compassionate Friends support group to meet
Posted: November 24, 2019

During the holidays bereaved parents look for ways to manage grief and handle social situations.

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Saturday 11/23/2019
City staff honored for ‘Excellence in Financial Reporting’ by GFOA
Posted: November 23, 2019

The City of Kerrville Finance Department has again been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report.

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Friday 11/22/2019
‘First Blessing’ event to provide shoes, socks to local children
Posted: November 22, 2019

Trinity Baptist, Hosanna Lutheran, First Baptist Center Point and Impact Christian Fellowship are providing free new shoes and socks for children in need.

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Thursday 11/21/2019
Council mulls streets, vehicles, airport funding
Posted: November 21, 2019

Kerrville City Council held a regular meeting Nov. 12, with one councilperson absent; and made decisions on pavement management and street construction; two short-term rental units; purchase of a new ambulance; and funding for the Kerrville/Kerr County Airport.

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Wednesday 11/20/2019
City seeking ‘Request for Proposals’ from development professionals
Posted: November 20, 2019

The City of Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas, invites sealed proposals from experienced and well-qualified development team(s) who have the capacity and expertise for mixed-use developments that includes a predominant residential component to provide workforce housing. For purposes of this Request for Competitive Sealed Proposals (RFP), workforce housing is defined as housing for individuals and families that earn 80 percent to 120 percent of the area median income for Kerr County, which is approximately $57,700 per Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) 2019 Project Income and Rent Tool worksheet.

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Tuesday 11/19/2019
Compassionate Friends support group to meet
Posted: November 19, 2019

During the holidays bereaved parents look for ways to manage grief and handle social situations.

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Monday 11/18/2019
OLH students collect, donate 706 pounds of food
Posted: November 18, 2019

Our Lady of the Hills Regional Catholic High School students collected cans instead of candy for Halloween to help community families in need.

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Sunday 11/17/2019
U.S. Postal Service offers holiday shipping tips
Posted: November 17, 2019

In the blink of an eye summer is over and now it’s fall. Before you know it, it will be time for the holidays again.

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Saturday 11/16/2019
LWV general meeting slated for Nov. 21
Posted: November 16, 2019

The League of Women Voters will host a general meeting on Thursday, Nov. 21 at 6 p.m. at Schreiner University in the River Room of the Cailloux Campus Activity Center.

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Friday 11/15/2019
Martin Marrietta to host public info meet tomorrow
Posted: November 15, 2019

Kerr County residents are invited to an informational meeting on Saturday, Nov. 16, so they can learn the facts about a permit application being made to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality by the Martin Marietta Bedrock Facility.

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