Local News

Gonzales native gets invite to pro football combine

There are a small percentage of college football players who get noticed by professional football leagues in the United States, but one former Gonzales Apache and Southwestern Assemblies of God Lions …

Main Street round table scheduled

The Gonzales Main Street board will host its Main Street Round Table Monday, Jan. 30 at Mi Lupita’s Restaurant, 613 St Joseph St., Gonzales. Learn more about the Main Street organization …

Cuero man charged with aggravated assault in stabbing

A Cuero man remains in jail following his arrest for allegedly stabbing another man Sunday, Jan. 22. Cuero Police responded to a reported stabbing in the 300 block of West French Street at about …

Victoria woman killed in accident north of Cuero

A Victoria woman died Saturday, Jan. 21, after her vehicle was struck head-on by a tractor-trailer on U.S. 183 just north of Cuero, Texas Department of Public Safety officials said. Laura Yvette …

TxDOT to reconstruct County Road 447 bridge

The Texas Department of Transportation is expected to start demolition and reconstruction of an existing bridge structure on County Road 447 beginning Feb. 6. The bridge is located approximately …

Council makes final decision on Lynn Theatre sale

All eyes were on the Gonzales City Council in a packed meeting Thursday, Jan. 19 for the final decision in regards the ownership of the Lynn Theatre. Members of the community expressed their …

Multi-agency operation nabs undocumented aliens, makes 19 arrests

A multi-agency criminal interdiction operation last week in Gonzales County led to 302 traffic stops, 19 captures of undocumented aliens, 19 arrests, and seizure of more than $14,000 in currency, …
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.
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 photos. Please to pick up a copy of the Aug. 26 print edition of The …
Opinion

Health discussion about trauma

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a type of mental health condition that is the direct result of a traumatic, terrifying, stressful, or painfully emotional event. This condition is such that …

Should I let my husband sleep in a separate bedroom?

Dear Violet, My husband and I, we’ll call him “Joe,” have slept together in the same bed (and bedroom) for the entirety of our marriage, which will be 40 years this spring. I …

Oh sure, just one more of grandma’s cookies

When children are chubby we often give them cute nicknames (mommy's little butterball) or we call it “baby fat” that these children will outgrow. We also tell them not to worry about what …

An apple a day leads to years

My wife and I are both in our seventies, in relatively good health, and active, for our age. I play golf once a week, and my wife gardens in our yard, plus she belongs to a group of other women who …