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Friday 08/16/2019
LWV to celebrate ‘Women’s Equality Day’ Aug. 26
Posted: August 16, 2019

The League of Women Voters of the Hill Country Texas will host a dinner in celebration of “Women's Equality Day” on Monday, Aug. 26 from 6-8 p.m. at the Cailloux Campus Activity Center on the campus of Schreiner University.

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Tuesday 08/13/2019
Low Vision Club to meet Aug. 13 at Dietert Center
Posted: August 13, 2019

The Kerrville Low Vision Club sponsored by the San Antonio Lighthouse for the Blind will meet at the Dietert Center on Tuesday, Aug. 13 from 10-11:30 a.m.

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Monday 08/12/2019
KISD details free, reduced lunch program
Posted: August 12, 2019

Kerrville Independent School District announced its policy today for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the attached current income eligibility guidelines.

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Sunday 08/11/2019
SU shines at International Nursing Congress
Posted: August 11, 2019

The Schreiner University Nursing Department had an excellent display of accomplishment at the international level in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, July 25-29.

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Saturday 08/10/2019
Applications being accepted for KCSO Citizen Academy
Posted: August 10, 2019

The Kerr County Sheriff’s Office is now taking applications for the department’s Citizen Police Academy set to begin at the end of the month.

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Monday 08/05/2019
Kerrville Morning Rotary installs 2019-20 officers
Posted: August 05, 2019

Kerrville Morning Rotary’s last charter member still active in the club, Bob Green, presided over the Kerrville Morning Rotary new officer installation this past month.

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Sunday 08/04/2019
KerrKonnect seeks drivers
Posted: August 04, 2019

KerrKonnect, Kerrville’s new volunteer door-to-door transit system, is actively seeking volunteer drivers to help handle its growing number of clients needing rides.

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Thursday 08/01/2019
Kerr man, 60, facing charges of indency with a child
Posted: August 01, 2019

Kerr County Sheriff Rusty Hierholzer has announced the arrest of a 60-year-old Kerrville man who has been charged with two counts of indecency with a child and one count of sexual assault of a child.

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Tuesday 07/30/2019
Salvation Army taking Fit-4-Life applications
Posted: July 30, 2019

The Fit-4-Life program is currently accepting applications from interested individuals looking to push the restart button and get healthy.

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Sunday 07/28/2019
Edmondson featured speaker at Kroc July 30
Posted: July 28, 2019

The Salvation Army Kroc Center presents this month’s “Lunch-N-Learn” presentation featuring a “Meet and Greet” with President and CEO of Peterson Health, Cory Edmondson.

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Saturday 07/27/2019
Chamber to host ‘Business Expo’ Aug. 2-3
Posted: July 27, 2019

The 2019 Kerrville Area Chamber of Commerce “Business Expo and Home & Garden Show” will be held Friday and Saturday, Aug. 2-3, at the Hill Country Youth Event Center, and all area residents and businesses are invited to attend or participate as vendors.

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Friday 07/26/2019
HCTC earns ‘Top Speeds’ award
Posted: July 26, 2019

HCTC, headquartered in Ingram, Texas, announced today that it has been awarded the 2019 “Top Internet Speeds in Texas” within the “small provider” category by BroadbandNow. The purpose of the BroadbandNow Provider Awards Program is to grant awards to Internet providers who display operational excellence across a range of categories. BroadbandNow uses extensive marketwide datasets, which includes information collected from consumers, ISPs, the FCC, NTIA, and more.

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Thursday 07/25/2019
Abbott sending grant funds to border
Posted: July 25, 2019

Governor Greg Abbott today announced $15 million in federal Operation Stonegarden Grant Program funding to increase operational capabilities of federal, state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies along the border.

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Wednesday 07/24/2019
KCSO deputy arrested, charged with DWI
Posted: July 24, 2019

A Kerr County Sheriff’s Office deputy was arrested and fired last week after being charged with driving while intoxicated, according to Kerr County Sheriff Rusty Hierholzer.

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Tuesday 07/23/2019
Hardy sworn in to ESD 2 Board
Posted: July 23, 2019

Kerr County Commissioners’ Court regular meeting, Marie Hardy was officially sworn in as a new member of the Emergency Services District No. 2 Board on Monday during the

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Monday 07/22/2019
City, SU ratify ‘Town-Gown Compact’
Posted: July 22, 2019

The Kerrville City Council met Tuesday, July 9, at City Hall where a resolution authorizing the Kerrville Mayor, Bill Blackburn, to enter into a compact with Schreiner University – known as the “Town-Gown Compact” – was signed. City Council found it in the public interest to ratify the Mayor’s action of entering into the Town-Gown Compact with Schreiner University.

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Sunday 07/21/2019
UGRA Currents: 16th Annual River Clean Up
Posted: July 21, 2019

The Upper Guadalupe River Authority’s “Annual River Clean Up” is just around the corner on Saturday, July 27. Hats off to the more than 350 volunteers who already registered and are willing to get their hands dirty in order to keep our river clean.

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Saturday 07/20/2019
Morning Rotary Club spruces up HC Veterans Center
Posted: July 20, 2019

Enthusiastic volunteers from Kerrville Morning Rotary have been busy demonstrating support for local veterans by recently sprucing up the Hill Country Veterans Center landscape.

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Thursday 07/18/2019
County planning committee members sought
Posted: July 18, 2019

Kerr County officials are reaching out to citizens for help in planning two of its more long-term capital improvement projects.

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Sunday 07/14/2019
Kerr Animal services hours announced
Posted: July 14, 2019

The Kerr County Animal Services facility has new hours that allow families and working residents to visit the shelter on Saturdays and two weekday afternoons and on three weekdays, to adopt or reclaim pets.

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Saturday 07/13/2019
Color Guard volunteers sought by HCVC
Posted: July 13, 2019

The “Color Guard” organized through the Hill Country Veterans Center needs additional and younger members, to continue their services at veterans’ funerals and other occasions.

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Friday 07/12/2019
Search warrant yields arrest of three suspects
Posted: July 12, 2019

Kerr County Sheriff Rusty Hierholzer announced the arrest of three individuals facing drug char-ges, following the execution of a search warrant last week in the 2700 block of Bandera Highway.

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Thursday 07/11/2019
Salvation Army seeks box fan donations, help
Posted: July 11, 2019

It’s June, and the Texas summer is officially here, and many residents will be faced with how to stay cool and hydrated.

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Wednesday 07/10/2019
SU ‘Robotics Demonstration Day’ July 11
Posted: July 10, 2019

Schreiner University’s STEMZONE will host “Robotics Demonstration Day” on Thursday, July 11, from 1-3 p.m.

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Monday 07/08/2019
Murr announces ROTC scholarship deadlines
Posted: July 08, 2019

State Representative Andrew Murr’s office announces the availability of scholarships for qualified students as they graduate high school next May.

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Sunday 07/07/2019
Coming King Foundation names new trustees
Posted: July 07, 2019

A new leadership team was recently elected to guide the Coming King Foundation, the non-profit 501(c)3 art organization that operates the Coming King Sculpture Prayer Garden at the main entrance of Kerrville. The free 24.5-acre spiritual garden is Kerrville’s top tourist attraction, drawing more than 100,000 visitors a year from all 50 states and more than 80 countries.

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Saturday 07/06/2019
Charity Ball Assn. accepting applications
Posted: July 06, 2019

Hill Country Charity Ball Association Inc. recently presented a $95,000 check to Habitat for Humanity.

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Friday 07/05/2019
Driver safety tips offered for holiday week
Posted: July 05, 2019

Texas roads this week will be even more crowded with holiday travelers. The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation asks all Texans to please remember to slow down or move over if you see emergency vehicles – police, fire, EMS, highway response trucks and tow trucks – with their lights activated on the roadside.

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Wednesday 07/03/2019
Entries sought for Bluebell Hill July 4 parade
Posted: July 03, 2019

Kids from two to 102 are invited to decorate their bikes, trikes, wagons, strollers and/or themselves as a former neighborhood tradition is revived on Bluebell Hill, an old-fashioned 4th of July parade.

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Tuesday 07/02/2019
Addiction as disease subject of July 1 lecture
Posted: July 02, 2019

“Is Addiction a Disease? Substances, Gambling, Food, Sex and Technology –Why Can’t They Just Stop?” is the subject of a free lecture in Kerrville by Dr. James Boone at 6 p.m. Monday, July 1.

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Monday 07/01/2019
Dementia support group’s next meet set for July 10
Posted: July 01, 2019

“Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias Caregiver Support Groups” are offered in Kerrville, in monthly meetings.

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Sunday 06/30/2019
Soldan honored by Texas Assoc. of Counties
Posted: June 30, 2019

Kerr County Treasurer Tracy Soldan was honored recently by the Texas Association of Counties for having reached a 10-year milestone pursuing excellence in her county investment education.

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Saturday 06/29/2019
Extreme heat advisory issued for Hill Country
Posted: June 29, 2019

The National Weather Service on Wednesday issued heat advisories for North, South and Central Texas and the heat index was expected to climb to a dangerous 108 degrees in Austin and San Antonio on Thursday.

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Friday 06/28/2019
Host Lions install officers, present foundation awards
Posted: June 28, 2019

The new incoming officers and board members for the Kerrville Host Lions Club were recently installed during an awards ceremony and dinner at the YO Ranch Resort Hotel. Outgoing President John Lee presided over the ceremony and announced special awards to deserving members. Past International Director Mike Butler installed the new officers and directors.

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Thursday 06/27/2019
Summer activities guide for local youth
Posted: June 27, 2019

The summer calendar is filled with family and children’s opportunities for a variety of activities June 26-July 7.

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Entries sought for Bluebell Hill July 4 parade
Posted: June 27, 2019

Kids from two to 102 are invited to decorate their bikes, trikes, wagons, strollers and/or themselves as a former neighborhood tradition is revived on Bluebell Hill, an old-fashioned 4th of July parade.

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Wednesday 06/26/2019
KISD continues free summer meal program
Posted: June 26, 2019

The Kerrville Independent School District is participating in the Summer Food Service Program.

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Tuesday 06/25/2019
Salvation Army registration for ‘Back to School’
Posted: June 25, 2019

It’s not too early to start planning…Sending a child to school in the Fall is exciting, nerve-wrecking, and expensive.

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Monday 06/24/2019
Kerr’s Dowdy graduates 2019 LKC class
Posted: June 24, 2019

After an intensive, nine-month program, Kerr County Clerk Jackie “J.D.” Dowdy became one of the newest graduates of Leadership Kerr County.

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Sunday 06/23/2019
James Avery to host ‘Summer in the Hills’
Posted: June 23, 2019

James Avery Artisan Jewelry announces its second “Summer in the Hills” now through Aug. 11 at the Kerrville Visitors Center and Store.

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Saturday 06/22/2019
Evans to speak at TMN chapter June 24 at UGRA
Posted: June 22, 2019

Jonah Evans, Texas state mammologist, will be the guest speaker at the Texas Master Naturalist, Hill Country Chapter Meeting on Monday June 24 at 7 p.m.

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Tuesday 06/18/2019
City offers tips on avoiding contaminated recycling
Posted: June 18, 2019

The City of Kerrville Solid Waste division would like to remind citizens that improper recycling may cause your recycling cart to be “contaminated” and therefore not serviced. It is important to know small amounts of contamination may cause an entire load in the collection vehicle to be deposited at the landfill rather than be recycled. Below is a list of what is and is not allowed to be recycled.

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Monday 06/17/2019
Murr to speak to Republican Women June 21
Posted: June 17, 2019

The Republican Women of Kerr County will host their general luncheon meeting from 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, June 21 in the North Ballroom at the Inn of the Hills, 1001 Junction Hwy. Guest speaker will be State Representative Andrew Murr of the 53rd District.

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Sunday 06/16/2019
City shares ‘reminders’ for use of city parks
Posted: June 16, 2019

The Parks and Recreation Department would like to take the opportunity to educate the community in regards to general rules and regulations of the park system, specifically the Kerrville River Trail, in an effort to be proactive, particularly with safety measures. We are blessed with a beautiful parks system for the community to enjoy. Please remember to follow the regulations for safety and enjoyment of all users.

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Saturday 06/15/2019
KPUB warns of ongoing scam against residents
Posted: June 15, 2019

Kerrville Public Utility Board officials have received reports of its customers receiving fraudulent calls in recent weeks that are designed to trick consumers out of money or personal information. The scammers pose as a KPUB employee and demand payment for past-due bills, threatening to have electric service shut off if payment is not remitted immediately.

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Friday 06/14/2019
‘Flag Day’ June 14 across nation
Posted: June 14, 2019

On June 14, 1777, the Second Continental Congress passed the Flag Resolution which stated: "Resolved, That the flag of the thirteen United States be thirteen stripes, alternate red and white; that the union be thirteen stars, white in a blue field, representing a new constellation."

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Thursday 06/13/2019
Tax bills due by June 30 for some Kerr residents
Posted: June 13, 2019

Local property owners who elected this year to split their taxes into two payments are being reminded by Kerr County officials that they have until the end of this month to submit their second payment.

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Wednesday 06/12/2019
KPUB crews work around the clock to restore power, remove downed trees
Posted: June 12, 2019

A fast-moving storm rolled in Sunday evening, bringing with it high winds and flash-flooding.

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Tuesday 06/11/2019
County unveils social media page for residents
Posted: June 11, 2019

In an effort to get more information out to the public at a moment’s notice, and to maintain a high level of transparency in local government, Kerr County has established a Facebook page.

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