Man Wanted For Three HEB Robberies in Texas
Police in Brenham are searching for a suspect in a local HEB robbery, and authorities believe he has robbed two other HEB 's in Texas The suspect, Jeremy Clarke Brock, 47 of Austin, is also wanted in connection with robberies of HEB stores in Austin and Bastrop.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Anthropologist called to help ID body found in Bastrop Co. field
Authorities have yet to identify the person they found dead in a field north of Bastrop on Wednesday.
Lockhart Post Register
Changes in the air at the Lockhart Chamber of Commerce
The recent resignation of the Lockhart Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Becki Womble has caused a shift in leadership that could have a major impact on Lockhart's business community moving forward.Womble, who announced recently that she had accepted a position as the President and CEO of the Bastrop Chamber of Commerce, has been with the ... (more)
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Hundreds In Fort Smith For Shooting Competition
Father and son Heath and Ayden Parsons came from Bastrop, Texas, near Austin, to compete.
Bastrop youth pastor charged in sex assault case
A former youth pastor is facing sex assault charges after he was accused of having sex with a 15-year-old girl.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
The Bandera County Courier
No economic development in sight for city
By a 2-4 decision, members of the City of Bandera Economic Development Corporation ensured that no economic development would take place in the municipality in the foreseeable future.
HEB robber strikes another store, this time in Bastrop
Authorities in Bastrop believe a man suspected of robbing an Austin HEB store earlier this month is responsible for a second robbery on Wednesday.
The Farm Street Opry at Bastropa s Convention & Exhibit Center
You can get to Bastrop in almost no time-and you'll find plenty of fun waiting for you there! Held the 1st Thursday of each month, Bastrop's Farm Street Opry features local musicians and guest singers, playing the finest country music and providing stellar entertainment.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Bastrop Co. reaches settlement in school tasing incident
Bastrop County will pay $775,000 to Noe NiA o de Rivera's family following a Nov. 2013 incident at Cedar Creek High School in which a school resource officer used a Taser on the student.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
The Bastrop Aesthetic
Instead of pigeon-holing Bastrop as a place to stop for a piece of pie and a poke around the shops, my husband and I arrive for a weekend visit to take a fresh look at Bastrop as a place for enjoying art and other handcrafted beauty.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
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.