Wed, 12/17/2014 - 12:36pm
By Andy Sevilla
Water concerns run deep, possibly deeper than the available water supply, as a proposed 2,200-home residential development is one step closer to locating in Mountain City’s extra-territorial jurisdiction.
Mountain City council...
HCISD officials agreed to settle an injury lawsuit stemming from a 2011 school bus wreck. (Hays Free Press file photo)
Wed, 12/17/2014 - 12:18pm
By Andy Sevilla
Without much open discussion, Hays CISD school board members unanimously approved authorization for district officials to settle an injury lawsuit stemming from a 2011 school bus wreck.
The settlement vote came Monday after the...
A section of Hays High boys basketball fans show off a variety of signs during the Rebels’ home district tilt against the Anderson Trojans at Bales Gym. Nineteen points from junior Jake Krafka helped Hays stay unbeaten in district with a 65-53 win. (Photo by Lincoln Ramirez)
Wed, 12/17/2014 - 12:04pm
By Ryan Mayner
The Hays Rebels boys basketball team defeated the visiting Anderson Trojans 65-53 at Bales Gym on Friday night in a 6A Region II District 14 bout that saw Hays improve their record on the season to 7-2, 2-0 in district. Anderson fell...
Lynda Guevara with daughter Ava Guevara-Lubitz, along with Richard Baggett in the background, volunteered to wrap presents for the Kyle Police Association’s Blue Santa program last week. (Photo by Kim Hilsenbeck)
Wed, 12/17/2014 - 11:47am
With holiday carols filling the air, about a dozen volunteers helped the Kyle Police Employee Association Blue Santa program last week. Officers and community members sorted and wrapped presents for children in the Kyle area. ...
A waitress at Milt’s BBQ in downtown Kyle serves up a plate during the lunch hour. Over two million Americans worked as a waiter or waitress in America in 2013 according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Over 200,000 work in the service field in Texas, with roughly 18,000 working in the Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos Metro area. (Photo by Moses Leos III)
Wed, 12/17/2014 - 11:30am
By Moses Leos III
Nallely Ruiz has worked at Helen’s Casa Alde since high school and is now a senior at the University of Texas at Austin. She is one of roughly 2.4 million Americans considered tipped employees working in the “Waiter or Waitress”...