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A hero's welcome home

U.S. Army Master Sgt. Charlie Mares was returned home last week, with a full military burial in Cistern at Sts. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church on Friday. The soldier was escorted by a military …

Sports Briefs - March 14-20

Apaches run-ruled in district opener The Gonzales Apaches lost 19-0 to open district against La Vernia on Tuesday. Gonzales travels to Pleasanton on Friday before hosting Navarro on Tuesday. Both …

2nd Annual Come and Taste It Craft Beer Festival set …

GONZALES — In card games, there is a saying that goes “See one, play one.” In that vein, this weekend there is a car show festival in town, so the Gonzales Inquirer is pleased to …

3rd annual Casino Night a success

Hundreds of people turned out for the 3rd Annual Gonzales ISD Education Foundation Casino Night at J.B. Wells Expo Center on Saturday night, Jan. 26. Attendees enjoyed an hour of fellowship then a …

Gonzales EMS making progress and upgrades

GONZALES — Gonzales County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) has made a lot of changes over the course of the past seven months, and people are noticing. Not only has EMS been given a new …

Alamo needs Gonzales’ help once more

The Alamo is once again calling out for Gonzales’ help. Just like Colonel Travis’ call in 1836 to come to the aid of the besieged defenders of the Alamo, the Alamo is once again …

Project Graduation grounded

GONZALES — Pasture parties and bonfires might make a return for graduation night celebrations if one particular event ceases to exist. And as of now, that appears to be the case. For the …

Annual car show makes Gonzales debut Friday

The 8th Annual Hot Rods and Hatters Car Show will be making its first ever stop in Gonzales starting Friday, and those looking to travel downtown should expect some street closures and delays for the …

Car show offers live music Saturday

The Hot Rods and Hatters car show is looking to bring some swing as it rolls into town this weekend. Those of the greaser, slick back, tattooed set should be pleased with the selections offered for …

Lady Apache honorably mentioned in all-state list

The Texas Sports Writers Association (TSWA) released their all-state volleyball list on Sunday, with Hayley Sample listed as an honorable mention in Class 4A as a middle blocker. The sophomore Lady …

Apaches boys take 5th, girls take 6th in Smithville …

SMITHVILLE — The Gonzales powerlifters traveled to Smithville last Saturday to take on the Smithville Powerlifting Championships. The three-person girls team placed sixth while the 14-athlete …

Sports Briefs - Jan. 24-30

High school softball umpires needed Anyone interested in umpiring high school softball with the Tri-County Softball Chapter from the Hallettsville/Yoakum area, now is the time to join. Please call …

Junior High Scorecard

Gonzales 8B shows signs of improvement The Gonzales Apaches 8B boys basketball team “had a tremendous game of improvement,” according to coaches, coming up a bit short against Navarro …

Lady Mustangs in playoff contention after back-to-back …

NIXON — It’s must-win season for the Nixon-Smiley Lady Mustangs who are competing to sneak their way into the postseason. After taking down Yoakum 40-32 at home last Friday, the Lady …

Mustangs’ struggles continue after wild 4th quarter …

NIXON — A playoff-contending team wins a game they’re up 48-43 with 27.4 seconds left in the game. Unfortunately, the Nixon-Smiley Mustangs, who are still without a district victory, …

Go Texan fundraiser raises thousands for local …

Hundreds of supporters of the Go Texan fundraiser showed up at the JB Wells Expo Center on Saturday, Jan. 19, to raise money to benefit students of Gonzales County high schools through scholarships. …