Thu Aug 14, 2014
Editorial: DACA is a disgrace
Gov. Rick Perry examines an advanced optics system at Camp Swift in Bastrop. Perry visited troops he has ordered to the U.S. border, but said he does not know how long they'll be deployed.
Norwalk Citizen News
First National Guard troops at Texas-Mexico border
Gov. Rick Perry salutes National Guard troops at Camp Swift in Bastrop, Texas on Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014 after talking to them about their upcoming mission along the Texas border.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Perry Visits Guard Troops Training for the Border
Gov. Rick Perry views Humvee-mounted high-tech optical equipment as he tours Camp Swift National Guard training on Aug. 13, 2014.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Gov. Rick Perry's possible 2016 White House aspirations got a boost nationally when he ordered 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Convict rehired under a Ban the Boxa policy
A City of Austin employee with a lengthy criminal history was recently fired after entering a guilty plea in Bastrop County.
The Family Badge
The Texas Constable - History and Duties
In Texas, constables and their deputies are fully empowered peace officers with county-wide jurisdiction and thus, may legally exercise their authority in any precinct within their county.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
New restaurant Neighbor's Kitchen and Yard merges Austin style with Bastrop vibes
With folks increasingly priced out of local real estate, it makes sense that two young entrepreneurs are looking beyond the Austin city limits for their new venture.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Seguin Daily News
NBU prevails in lawsuit against LCRA; Verdict could be good news for city of Seguin
The resolution of a lawsuit betwen the New Braunfels Utilities and the Lower Colorado River Authority could eventually have some bearing on the outcome of another legal battle between the LCRA and the city of Seguin.
Canvases Being Painted for 6 Squared
The Paris Texas Main Street Program is preparing for its "6 Squared" fundraising event, which aims to engage and inspire the community using ART.