Comal County Newswire

Comal County Newswire

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  1. Contributed photo.Kyle Stock won 6th place in Skeet at the Comal County Shoot.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Countywide

    Several members of the Goliad County 4-H Shotgun Team traveled to the National Shooting Complex in San Antonio to compete in the Comal County Invitational Shotgun Tournament, July 16-17. Participants competed in skeet, trap, 5-stand, and sporting clays.

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  2. City Prohibits Coal TarSealantsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | PaintSquare

    San Antonio, TX, recently became the largest city in the United States to ban the use of coal tar-based sealants on projects in the region, city authorities said. Coal tar-based sealcoat products, commonly used in the paving of driveways, parking lots and roadways, contain chemicals known to cause cancer, according to research by federal officials.

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  3. Two Arrests Following Single Vehicle AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | City of New Braunfels

    ... identified as 38-year old DeeAnn Lynn Harmon of Burleson, TX, was taken into custody, transported to the Comal County Jail, and charged with DWI. The passenger in the vehicle, identified as 51-year old Leanna Elizabeth Gardner of Burleson, TX, was ...

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  4. Central Texas woman passed out drunk next to hot SUV with son inside, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Saturday and charged with endangering a child and public intoxication. She was released later Saturday from the Comal County Jail after posting $5,750 bond. Police in New Braunfels said they were called around 10:30 p.m. Saturday about a woman ...

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  5. Local VOAD Trains for Emergency ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | City of New Braunfels

    The Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters is a coalition of second responder organizations. Comal County VOAD members each have a specialty area that helps to fill the gap not met by local governments during and after a disaster.

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  6. Aggravated Assault with a Deadly WeaponRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | City of New Braunfels

    ... Hood soldiers involved in this incident. As of this release, both Gallegos and Garzes remain in custody at the Comal County Jail with bonds still pending.

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  7. Disorderly ConductRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | City of New Braunfels

    ... or Fabricating Physical Evidence which is a 3rd Degree Felony (TPC 37.09). Williams was then transported to the Comal County Jail where, as of this release, he remains in custody with bond still pending.

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  8. Man who shot South Texas deputy charged with assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | The Brownsville Herald

    A man who shot a South Texas sheriff's deputy in an exchange of gunfire on a street has been charged with aggravated assault against a public servant. The Comal County sheriff's office says 22-year-old Garrett Marshall Cooke of Bulverde remained in a San Antonio hospital Sunday.

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  9. Comal County Sheriff's Office deputy, Bulverde man injured inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | MySanAntonio.com

    A Comal County Sheriff's Office deputy and a man who was reportedly suicidal are recovering after a shooting Thursday night in Bulverde. Deputies were assisting the Bulverde Police Department with a suicidal man armed with a gun at 10:37 p.m. in the 31000 block of High Ridge Drive, according to a Sheriff's Office press release released Friday.

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  10. South Texas deputy shot, armed suspect wounded in exchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | The Brownsville Herald

    Police say a South Texas sheriff's deputy and a suspect threatening to kill himself have been shot in an exchange of gunfire on a street. Authorities say the Comal County deputy and the suspect were transported to a hospital following Thursday night's shootings in Bulverde .

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  11. Coal tar ban would ensure public safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | MySanAntonio.com

    Coal tar-based sealcoat products - which are commonly used in the paving of driveways, parking lots and roadways and contain high concentrations of chemical compounds known to be toxic - are a significant threat to public health. less Coal tar-based sealcoat products - which are commonly used in the paving of driveways, parking lots and roadways and contain high concentrations of chemical compounds known to be toxic - are a significant ... more On June 30, City Council members will have an opportunity to ban harmful, carcinogenic chemicals from seeping into our drinking water.

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  12. Taking a look at modern swimming pool designs around the worldRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | Chron

    ... lifeguard on the river. Although the water level has dropped, people still flock to the popular destination in Comal County. "It'

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  13. Hutto ISD official charged with stealing from former districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Williamson County Sheriff's Deputies confirm Hutto ISD Executive Director of Facilities and Operations Thomas Bloxham faces charges of theft by a public servant, money laundering, and misappropriation of fiduciary property. A Comal County Grand Jury indicted Bloxham on June 8. Investigators said while Bloxham was Assistant Superintendent of Support at Comal ISD in New Braunfels, he accepted bribes of more than $20,000 but less than $100,000.

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  14. Hutto ISD official charged with stealing from former districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Williamson County Sheriff's Deputies confirm Hutto ISD Executive Director of Facilities and Operations Thomas Bloxham faces charges of theft by a public servant, money laundering, and misappropriation of fiduciary property. A Comal County Grand Jury indicted Bloxham on June 8. Investigators said while Bloxham was Assistant Superintendent of Support at Comal ISD in New Braunfels, he accepted bribes of more than $20,000 but less than $100,000.

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  15. Bulky Goods Drop Off EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | City of New Braunfels

    The City of New Braunfels is hosting a Bulky Goods Drop-Off for residential customers on Saturday June 18th, from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The last vehicle in line at 11 o'clock will be the last one assisted. Each quarter the City Drop-off locations include: a City Municipal Building - 424 S. Castell Ave. a Comal County Offices - 1297 Church Hill Dr. a New Braunfels High School - 2551 Loop 337 a Walnut Springs Elementary - 1900 S. Walnut Ave. a Mesquite Creek Landfill - FM 1101 and Kohlenberg Ln. Items accepted include appliances , furniture, mattresses, whole passenger car tires without rims , and scrap metal.

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  16. MoreRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | Seguin Daily News

    The New Braunfels Police Department on Friday served an arrest warrant for murder in the 500 block of Mission Drive. Police say 43-year old Jennifer Marie Coryell was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Comal County Jail on a single charge of first degree felony murder.

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  17. Comal school bus driver accused of indecency with a childRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... be filed. Anyone with information on Parizo's location is asked to call New Braunfels police at 830-221-4100 or Comal County Crime Stoppers at 830-620-TIPS (8477).

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  18. 100+ cited on New Braunfels rivers through Memorial Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Lazaro Sanchez, 22, was arrested for failure to appear, driving with an invalid license and other charges, according to Comal County Jail records.

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  19. Severe strorms slam portions of Central Texas, leave othersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | MySanAntonio.com

    According to the National Weather Service, by the time Memorial Day weekend arrived, much of south and central Texas had already received almost 4 inches above normal rainfall for the month. According to the National Weather Service, by the time Memorial Day weekend arrived, much of south and central Texas had already received almost 4 inches above normal rainfall for the month.

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  20. Another Scientology Lawsuit Meets a Strange, Abrupt End in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Houston Press

    ... her. Church lawyers defended the activities as legally protected free speech, as the lawsuit went from Comal County to the Texas Third Court of Appeals. (We've asked the church for comment but haven't heard back yet.) Neither court bought into the ...

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