Local News

Tire-slashing suspect arrested in Colorado County

Hayword Kent Harper was arrested on a Criminal Mischief warrant in Colorado County on Sunday, July 25, according to Gonzales Police. Harper was sought in connection with the slashing of tires …

Escaped inmate captured in LaSalle County

Juan Mario Garcia was captured in LaSalle County on Sunday, July 25, less than four days after he escaped from the Recreation Yard at the Gonzales County Jail.    No further details of …

Check out these great antique stores in Gonzales!

Gonzales is home to many wonderful antique stores! Check out the ads from our local businesses!

ON STAGE TONIGHT! Local Young Texans to perform ‘The Story of Our Heroes’

After a year of virtual rehearsals, training and performances, the members of the Gonzales Young Texian program at the Crystal Theatre will be back live on stage to perform “The Story of Our …

Agenda for July 26 County Commissioners meeting

The Gonzales County Commissioners Court will hold a regualr meeting at 9 a.m. at the Gonzales County Courthouse, 414 St. Joseph St. 

PRISONER AT LARGE: Suspect in police standoff escapes from Gonzales County Jail

On Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at approximately 10:34 p.m., Juan Mario Garcia III escaped from the Recreational Yard at the Gonzales County Jail by scaling two concertina-topped fences and fleeing the …

GEDC meets tonight; could formalize plan to help city in covering costs from J.B. Wells settlement bond

The Gonzales Economic Development Corporation will meet today at 6 p.m. at the Gonzales Municipal Building.  Among the agenda items is a public hearing and possible action on "contractual …
Photo galleries
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
Opinion
LETTER TO EDITOR

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. …
LETTER TO EDITOR

Hate is ugly; Love is stronger emotion

Dear Editor: (In regards to Opinion page of The Inquirer on June 10, 2021) Hate is ‘Negative Labeling’ of another human being, and is a worldwide, out-of-control contagious …

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 for a …