Texas enrollment in public schools, including numbers from Marble Falls Independent School District, is down almost 250,000 students, according to a nonprofit data analysis group. Many Texas school districts face lower enrollments due, in part, to the COVID-19 pandemic. Millions of students -…
When Burnet County resident Kellie Goad prepared to cast her ballot Oct. 21, she double-checked that her information was in order. “I made sure my driver's license was good, not expired. I digged to find my voter card,” she said. “It was all good. Lines were good. “Be prepared to vote,” she added…
With the expectation of hundreds of visitors within their gated subdivision on Halloween, Saturday, Oct. 31, Meadowlakes officials are reinforcing their entry policy to dissuade unauthorized visitors from tricks associated with night-time criminal activity. "The people are welcome to go trick-or-…
Emergency management officials have opted to expand COVID-19 testing dates through the holidays and into early January due to increased demand from the public. During the third of a round of Wednesday testing events Oct. 21 contractors tested 170 people utilizing a cheek swab method scheduled from…
Burnet County resident Donna Hanson is determined to welcome her grandchildren from the Austin area into her community for trick-or-treating Halloween, Oct. 31 in Marble Falls. "They've bought their Halloween costumes, and they were really looking forward to it," she said. "There's nothing going…
A man accused of forcing a woman to take him to buy illegal drugs remained behind bars Oct. 19, as Horseshoe Bay police continue their investigation into an alleged aggravated kidnapping, authorities said. Police reported that the investigation first unfolded in the 2200 block of 3rd Street in…
Burnet County elections officials reported unprecedented turnout through the first week of early voting, despite a presidential cycle wrought with concerns about COVID-19, officials said. By day five of early voting Oct. 13 through 16 and much of the day Oct. 19 (first day of the second week), in…
It's now up to the Hamilton Hospital District. Llano County commissioners on Monday approved an interlocal agreement with the district that will provide ambulance service for county residents for at least the coming year. The Hamilton district board will meet Wednesday, Oct. 28, to consider the…
The state division of emergency management is continuing another round of COVID-19 testing on Wednesdays. The tests are being conducted at the Marble Falls Fire Rescue fire hall, 700 Avenue N, and allow a drive through system. The remaining free test dates are Wednesday, Oct. 21, Oct. 28 and Nov. 4…
A burglary suspect remains at-large after stealing thousands of dollars in cash at a Kingsland golf course, according to the Burnet County Sheriff's Office report. The theft, which occurred just after midnight on Monday, Oct. 5, was reported at the Legends Golf Course Pro Shop, 600 Legends…
Members of the Granite Shoals City Council asked for additions and clarifications Oct. 13 to a proposed ordinance that charges landowners with maintenance of natural waterways on their property. The ordinance details how city officials would cooperate with residents to remove debris and other…
When Burnet County resident Kellie Goad prepared to cast her ballot Oct. 21, she double-checked…
With the expectation of hundreds of visitors within their gated subdivision on Halloween, Saturday…
Emergency management officials have opted to expand COVID-19 testing dates through the holidays and…
Texas enrollment in public schools, including numbers from Marble Falls Independent School District, is down almost 250,000 students, according to a nonprofit data analysis group. Many Texas school districts face lower enrollments due, in part, to the COVID-19 pandemic.
A man accused of forcing a woman to take him to buy illegal drugs remained behind bars Oct. 19, as Horseshoe Bay police continue their investigation into an…
The state division of emergency management is continuing another round of COVID-19 testing on Wednesdays. The tests are being conducted at the Marble Falls…
A burglary suspect remains at-large after stealing thousands of dollars in cash at a Kingsland golf course, according to the Burnet County Sheriff's Office…
The Marble Falls varsity football team was running on all cylinders on both sides of the ball in their dominant 55-0 victory over district opponent Austin…
The Marble Falls High School volleyball team played three games in less than 24 hours over the weekend due to coronavirus cancellations and make-up games. The…
For the second straight week, the Marble Falls Mustangs football team came from behind to win by one point in the final moments of the game. The Mustangs (2-0…
Burnet County resident Donna Hanson is determined to welcome her grandchildren from the Austin area into her community for trick-or-treating Halloween, Oct. 31…
Two years after a historic flood event devastated the Highland Lakes area, the community has not forgotten what happened that fateful day - Oct. 16, 2018. The…
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is battling back against seven top aides who accuse him of bribery and abuse of office. The aides delivered the accusations…
AUSTIN – Texas Secretary of State Ruth R. Hughs today encouraged all eligible Texas voters to take advantage of the extended early voting period ahead of the…
As if I didn’t have enough reasons to hate 2020, Tuesday afternoon brought news which genuinely shook me to my very core. My favorite guitarist of all-time —…
The House Interim Study Committee on Aggregate Production Operations (House APO Committee) is looking for your input! Every even-numbered year, the…
Ladies and Gentlemen: It’s early days yet. Presently we are ranked ninth in the state but I have a saying. “Rankings don’t win races; runners do!” Here is my…
Eva J. Robinson passed October 3, 2020, at the age of 96. Family members were with her. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray C. Robinson in 1990.…
The final chapter is written, and the book is closed. Dee Yoder, of Kingsland, formerly of Sunrise Beach made the ultimate journey to be with the Lord on…
Kerstin Inger Margareta Rohr Detenbeck of Horseshoe Bay, Texas passed away suddenly on July 17, 2020. She was born in Sweden on June 17, 1936 She was…
Dennie Ray Short, 74 of Round Mountain passed away on October 9, 2020, at home in Round Mountain, Texas at the age of 74 after fighting cancer and challenging…
Yong Mok Bailey was born on December 26, 1938. She passed away peacefully at her home in Marble Falls on October 7, 2020 surrounded by her friends and family.…