Local News

Carrizales appointed interim athletic director

Gonzales ISD Girls Athletic Coordinator Joey Carrizales has been appointed the interim athletic director for GISD, Superintendent John Schumacher announced Thursday, Nov. 18. Carrizales will serve …

Medina invited to perform in Thanksgiving Day parade

Kaleigh Medina from Gonzales Junior High in Gonzales, Texas, is one of more than 300 elementary, junior high and high school cheerleaders and dancers from across the country that will represent …

Six beautiful homes will be open for Winterfest tour

The doors will fling open wide to six of the beautiful historic homes of Gonzales, Texas this Dec. 4-5.  From 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., almost two centuries of Christmas can be celebrated in our …

Liz Adams joins Inquirer as new staff writer

Veteran Texas newspaper reporter Liz Adams is the newest addition to the Gonzales Inquirer staff, having begun work as a staff writer on Thursday, Nov. 11, publisher Lew K. Cohn …

Women Rise Up conference honors Pastor Cassandra Scott, Mayor Connie Kacir

Last Saturday at the J.B. Wells Community Center, Pastor Neva Ford Nation and Women Rise Up and Be Encouraged Ministries presented the 2021 Women’s Conference, which included scripture, praise …

The show must go on

The Lynn Theatre has stood as an attractive beacon near the corner of St. Paul and St. Lawrence Streets since it was built it 1947. It shut down in 2020 due to financial issues as it had on other …

FOOTBALL: Waldie resigns as Gonzales AD, football coach

Gonzales High School football coach and athletic director Mike Waldie stepped down from his position Wednesday, Nov. 17, after three years, Gonzales ISD Superintendent John Schumacher …
Photo galleries
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. Read More
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
Opinion
LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Wait to vote on taxes until council is full

Publisher’s Note: Thomas Enriquez is running for the now-vacant District 4 Gonzales City Council seat. This letter was approved for print because it does not include a political endorsement of …
GUEST COMMENTARY

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 …
LETTER TO THE EDITOR

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 …