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Sheriff's Report

The Austin County Sheriff’s Office released a report of arrests and bookings for Feb. 16-22. Inclusion in the report does not implicate guilt. McKindley Randolph was arrested for parole … more

New associate pastor hired at The Shepherd’s Way Church

Pastor Frank Lucas announced recently that Drew Bless has accepted the responsibility of becoming an associate pastor at The Shepherd’s Way Church. “Drew has proven to be a faithful and … more

DPS offers spring break safety tips

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging Texans to keep safety a top priority as they prepare for this year’s Spring Break. Texans should be mindful that increased traffic … more

Lineup announced for 2018 Sealybration

Last year was my first year in Sealy, and I had the privilege of attending the phenomenon that is Sealybration. Put on by the Sealy Community Foundation, the event includes vendors, live music, a … more

Walk Across Texas continues push in week four

Bellville and Brazos ISD families are doing a great job accumulating miles across Texas. At the end of the fourth week, several classes and groups are pressing closer to the finish line in their … more

Declining state funds means higher school property taxes

When the Texas Legislature reduces appropriations to school districts, each dollar we pay in higher local school property taxes counts for less. The Texas Commission on Public School Finance … more

AgriLife Extension playing key role in Rebuild Texas efforts

COLLEGE STATION — As thousands of Texans still strive to rebound from the damage and destruction caused by Hurricane Harvey, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has been working with community … more

Book Review

In a rare deviation from my usual true crime book reviews, I want to talk about another favorite genre. I’m obsessed with White House reporters, particularly the original gangsta Helen Thomas. … more

NewsBits

Semper Fi Society The Semper Fi Society meets at 6 p.m. March 10 at China Buffet in Sealy. The event is open to Marines and their families. Texas Master Naturalists announce spring training … more

Young love and carpool lines

We’ve had so much rain this winter that when we finally had a sunny afternoon last week, I took the opportunity to surprise Parker by meeting him in the school’s atrium, rather than the carpool … more

Oakbend Medical Center Wound Care Unit reaches 10-year milestone

Richmond - OakBend Medical Center celebrated the 10th anniversary of its Wound Care Center last week. Hospital employees and guests commemorated the anniversary with hors d’oeuvres, cake and … more

New elementary will have dual language program

Sealy ISD’s new elementary school is scheduled for completion in August and when students begin attending classes there, the building won’t be the only thing that’s new. Sealy Elementary … more

Bellville VFW honors teachers

Each year the Bellville VFW Post 6522 honors outstanding school teachers. Teachers are selected from nominations received from area schools. There are three levels of competition including K-fifth … more

Police Blotter

The following call log was released by the Sealy Police Department for the time period of Feb. 22, 2018 through March 1, 2018. Inclusion in the call log is not an implication of guilt. Officers … more

Youth get ‘buzz’ on bugs at Insect Expo in New Braunfels

NEW BRAUNFELS — More than 1,000 fourth-graders from New Braunfels and Comal independent school districts attended the recent two-day Insect Expo at the McKenna Children’s Museum in New … more

Election Results - March 6, 2018

Click attachments for Austin County results from the March 6, 2018, primary election. more

CTE programs prepare students for college and career success

Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs become increasingly innovative each year. Extending beyond the basic technical skills, Sealy CTE courses incorporate hands on, relevant learning that … more

Former Bellville judge indicted

An Austin County grand jury indicted former Bellville Municipal Court Judge Terri Resendez on Feb. 28 for theft of property ($30,000 to $150,000) and tampering with a governmental record. Both … more

Scholarships offered for Austin County residents

Blinn College is encouraging Austin County residents to apply for scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year. The College has more than $320,000 in endowed scholarships available, including a … more
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