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Gonzales County Commissioners to meet twice

The Gonzales County Commissioners Court will meet twice next week, first in regular session at 9 a.m. Monday, Sept. 27, at the County Courthouse, 414 St. Joseph St., where they will approve the oath …

Gonzales Art Group issues call for Come and Take It show

The Gonzales Art Group has issued a call for artists to take part in the annual Come and Take It art show, to be held Oct. 1-3 at the Crystal Theatre in Gonzales. The show will open from 4 p.m. to …

COVID-19 antibody infusion center expands in Seguin

Governor Greg Abbott on Monday announced that the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM), in partnership with local officials, will expand operations at an active COVID-19 therapeutic infusion …

Apache fashionista

Eight-year-old Brooklyn Nelson of Gonzales modeled at the New York Fashion Week 2.0 on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, in New York City. The business is owned by Beauty It’s Everywhere. Brooklyn also …

Local business announces structure change

There’s a hidden gem that’s been operating in Gonzales for more than 20 years — first as Rene de la Garza Permit Services and now under its current name, Texas Land & Right of …

Local hotel wins chain’s top award for 2020

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Gonzales was recently awarded the 2020 Days Inn® Chairman’s Award for Quality, which recognizes the brand’s top performing hotels in the United States …

PHOTO GALLERY: Sheriff Robert Ynclan Funeral 09-09-2021

Photos from the funeral of Sheriff Robert Ynclan at the JB Wells Expo on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021.
Photo galleries
PHOTO GALLERY: 2021 Gonzales County First Day of School Photos!
Here are the first day of school photos that we have received. Check back again as we will update the gallery with additional … Read More
PHOTO GALLERY: July 4 fireworks and concert in Gonzales
Here are some photos from the fireworks show and final Gonzales Main Street Summer Concert Series at Independence Square.  Read More
PHOTO GALLERY: 2021 Juneteenth celebration in Gonzales, Texas
Here are photos from the 2021 Juneteenth celebration at Independence Park in Gonzales, Texas. Included are images of the four new … Read More
PHOTO GALLERY: Main Street Concert Series on Saturday, June 12
The Main Street Concert Series returned to Downtown Gonzales on Friday and Saturday, June 11 and 12. The band LC Rocks cranked out a … Read More
PHOTO GALLERY: Memorial Day Service in Gonzales, Texas, May 31, 2021
Gonzales County honored its war dead during a Memorial Day service on Monday, May 31 starting at 8 a.m. at Texas Heroes Square, on St. … Read More

J.B. Wells site seems like a park to me

Ouch! The City was hit with a real hard blow in the settlement of $1.825. million. The Presbyterian Seminary won in the matter. I really hate to see this happen to Gonzales. In the issue of …

Abortion is a God-given, free-will right

Dear Editor: (Regarding “Foster Care crisis worsens in Texas,” The Inquirer, July 22, 2021; see link on this post): Wokeism and Cancel Culture: Create an ugly, …

Set teachers free: Do not use CRT

Most teachers enter our profession because they love kids and want to teach. However, far too many leave their jobs due to a lack of respect; extraneous external pressure, and general frustration. Of …

Barnicks leave mark on GHS

I take pleasure in sharing with the community of Gonzales, information about the Barnicks that deserves recognition.  I have known Jimmie and Sylvia for more than 30 years. …