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  1. Lagniappe: August 17, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Free Press

    Despite recent rains last week, Hays County commissioners will maintain the county-wide burn ban. During the ban, open fire pits are prohibited, as well as trash burning.

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  2. Wastewater plant project tops Wimberley residents concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Free Press

    Sewer woes were the main concern of a town hall meeting in Wimberely that was lead by Mayor Mac McCullough. The meeting, held at the Wimberely Community Center, was meant for residents to voice their concerns regarding various issues in the city.

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  3. YMCA renovations near completionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Free Press

    Walking around a small table, Jason Daniel, executive director of the Springs Family Branch YMCA in Dripping Springs, consulted with a colleague on the look and placement of the furnishing. Daniel, along with Heather Marchant, membership and sports director at the Springs YMCA, discussed if the table was a good look at its current location.

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  4. 100 years of service: Lions Club International sets sights on centennial celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Free Press

    Locally, Lions Club organizations in Wimberley, Buda and Kyle not only pave the way for some of Hays County's most recognizable events, but also work to give back to their communities as well. The organization's roots trace back to Melvin Jones, who in 1917 created a group that sought to address the betterment of their communities.

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  5. Lagniappe: August 3, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Free Press

    Temporary lane closures along U.S. Highway 290 are upcoming as construction continues on the Roger Hanks Parkway extension. Construction crews will be doing concrete curb and drainage work Aug. 3 to Aug. 6. During this timeframe, the outer westbound lane of U.S. 290 near the construction site will be temporarily closed.

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  6. No injuries on Slime BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Free Press

    No one was injured after a large charter bus ran off of Bendigo Crossing, locally known as the Slime Bridge, spanning the Blanco River on Wayside Drive Monday afternoon. Wimberley fire officials say they were dispatched around 2:20 p.m. for reports of a bus that had its right rear wheels off the bridge.

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  7. Woman killed in rollover wreck on Ranch Road 12Read the original story

    Monday Jul 31 | Free Press

    High speed is thought to be a primary factor that led to the death of a Wimberley woman in a single-vehicle rollover crash along Ranch Road 12 Friday afternoon. Tracy Dawn Hudler, 50, of Wimberley, was identified as the victim in the rollover, according to Robbie Barrera, Texas Department of Public Safety spokesperson.

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  8. Lagniappe: July 27, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Free Press

    The Hays County Local Health Department and Live Oak Health Partners Community Clinic are holding a week-long vaccination fair Aug. 7-11 for all children 18 years and younger who need vaccinations. The vaccines will be free for children who qualify.

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  9. Technology, training are key in reducing concussion risksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Free Press

    Even as those advances have brought to light the severity of head injuries, such as concussions, Winter believes increased awareness, along with improved equipment and tackling techniques, have helped football become relatively safe. When Winter first began his career as an athletic trainer, dizziness after a hard hit was seen as "part of football."

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  10. Lagniappe: July 20, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Free Press

    Meet your neighbors at this forum discussing the Blanco River and Onion Creek at the Wimberley Community Center, 14068 Ranch Road 12 in Wimberley on Thursday, July 20. Exhibits and a meet and greet will begin at 9 a.m., and presentsations by local water experts will begin at 10 a.m. For more information contact David Glenn, VAGabond Chief, Hays Trinity Aquifer Volunteer Advisory Group at [email protected] or 557-3595. The 6th Annual Dripping Springs Fair and Rodeo will return to Dripping Springs Ranch Park and Event Center July 20-23 with thrilling rodeo action, live entertainment, a steer show, a Mutton Bustin' Shootout, good food and drinks, kids' activities, and family fun.

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  11. Bombs bursting in airRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Free Press

    Western Hays County residents showed their patriotic flair last week during various Independence Day events. In Wimberley, hundreds braved the heat and lined Ranch Road 12, as well as fill up the downtown square, for the annual Fourth of July parade in the downtown area.

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  12. Marvin Eugene HohmannRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Free Press

    Marvin Eugene Hohmann, 77, of Wimberley, Texas passed away on July 3, 2017 after a courageous battle with COPD. He was born in San Antonio, Texas on March 26, 1940 to Laurel E. Hohmann and Ione Calhoun Hohmann.

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  13. Best bets: July 5, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Free Press

    Bring your blankets, folding chairs and movie snacks to enjoy a relaxing evening by the water at this event hosted by Kyle Parks and Rec. Movies begins after sunset and are shown at the amphitheater at Lake Kyle.

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  14. Helena Clare Easterling FoleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Free Press

    Born in Dublin Ireland in 1930, Helena Clare Easterling Foley of Wimberley, TX passed away unexpectedly on her 87th birthday, Tuesday, June 27th, 2017. Living with her family in England, Clare survived air raids, curfews and food rationing during the bombing of London and immigrated to the United States after World War II when she was 17. While living in Jackson, MS, Clare met and married career Air Force CMS Nevil Ward Easterling and traveled the world while raising their 4 children, settling in Buda, TX.

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  15. Charter vs. public schools: Who wins? Who loses?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Free Press

    Editor's note: Earlier this month, officials with IDEA Public Schools, a south Texas charter school system, announced plans to build a 110,000 square foot, $20 million facility on Goforth Road in Kyle. The campus is expected to serve 1,400 students.

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  16. Lagniappe: June 29, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Free Press

    Come celebrate Independence Day at Wimberley Market Days Saturday July 1 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. rain or shine. Listen to live music on three stages from 11 a.m. through 2 p.m. This free event is located at Lions Field on RR 2325 Wimberley with ample parking in three lots.

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  17. Best bets: June 28, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Free Press

    Come celebrate the 4th of July with Buda at the annual Red, White & Buda event at City Park. From 9 a.m. to noon, join neighbors for a patriotic parade on Main Street.

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  18. Think safety first this Fourth of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Free Press

    Dripping Springs prohibits the use of fireworks in the city if Hays County enacts a burn ban. Fireworks are also prohibited in city parks.

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  19. Lagniappe: June 22, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Free Press

    Come whet your appetites as local tomato growers show off their prized produce, and local tomato aficionados get a chance to taste everything from romas to red slicers during the sixth annual Dripping Springs Tomato Round-Up and Contest on Saturday. The tomato-centric event will be held at Veterans Memorial Park/The Triangle), located at the corner of RR 12 and Highway 290 in downtown Dripping Springs.

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  20. Rising from the ashes: Community rallies for employees of ravaged businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Free Press

    Harley Jones uses free space on a chalkboard shaped as the front portal of the Cypress Creek CafA to write an inspirational message Saturday at the Waters Point in Wimberley. ith a smile on her face and friends around her, Dripping Springs native Tori Giles danced away as Jennifer B and the Groove jammed out on the stage at The Waters Point in Wimberley Saturday.

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