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Gonzales City Council agenda for June 10

The Gonzales City Council will hold a regular meeting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 10. Here is the agenda.

Gonzales Main Street will kick off its 13th annual Concert Series

In another sign of Gonzales County emerging from COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, Gonzales Main Street will kick off its 13th annual Concert Series on Friday and Saturday, June 4 and 5 on Independence …

Gonzales County Underground Water Conservation District to meet 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 8

The Gonzales County Underground Water Conservation District will meet 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 8. Notice is hereby given to all interested members of the public that the Board of Directors of …

Three sheriffs to host town hall meeting on border issues in Yoakum on Tuesday, June 8

There will be a Town hall  Meeting with Gonzales County Sheriff Ynclan, Lavaca County Sheriff Micah Harmon, and DeWitt County Sheriff Carl  Bowen on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 6:30 …

Koepp wins Gonzales City Council runoff election over Hunt

Amid a low turnout of just 160 voters, Sherri Tumlinson Koepp appears to have won her runoff election against Johnny Hunt for the District 2 seat on the Gonzales City Council. Based on unofficial …

District 2 City Council runoff election today! Be sure to vote!

Election Day is today (Tuesday, June 1) until 7 p.m. at the Gonzales Municipal Building, 820 Saint Joseph St, in the runoff election between Johnny Hunt and Sherri Tumlinson Koepp. The winner …

Memorial Day observances at 8 and 9 a.m. Monday, May 31

Gonzales County will honor its war dead during a Memorial Day service on Monday, May 31 starting at 8 a.m. at Texas Heroes Square, on St. Joseph St. between St. Lawrence and St. Louis streets. The …
Photo galleries
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
PHOTO GALLERY: Your Gonzales County 2021 Prom photos!
We asked readers to submit photos from the 2021 Proms at Gonzales, Nixon-Smiley, and Waelder high schools! Send your photos to … Read More
PHOTO GALLERY: UIL 4A Area Track Meet at Wimberly High School on April 15, 2021
Here are photos from the 4A Area Track and Field Meet held April 15, 2021 at Wimberly High School.  Gonzales High School is … Read More
Opinion

Thanks to first responders

"Thank you” to all the emergency workers who responded to the Adams property on the evening of May 7. Everyone was very thoughtful and respectful, showing kindness and empathy to our …
LETTER TO THE EDITOR

No tax breaks for solar farm

  Dear Editor, I listened to the Gonzales County Commissioners Court meeting on Monday with much interest, as it was listed that the court would begin considering a Chapter 312 tax break …
LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Proud of council

Dear Editor: I am writing this letter as someone who spoke and witnessed this week’s city council meeting. I must say I am proud of the council for finally realizing they aren’t …
LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Ask state leaders to give rural areas more COVID-19 vaccine doses

Dear Editor: My husband and I were fortunate enough to be able to receive our COVID-19 vaccine on Feb. 4, 2021 at JB Wells Park, for which we were very grateful. I must express our sincere …