2007-09-06

By Judith Pannebaker

Despite being preceded by an unpropitious fire that gutted two historic buildings on Main Street, Labor Day weekend’s homage to the Cowboy Capital of the World, “Celebrate Bandera,”

2007-09-06

By David Arny

Investigators have determined the point of origin of the Monday, August 27, fire on Bandera’s Main Street which destroyed two businesses and threatened to devastate the historic OST Restaurant.

2007-09-06

By Judith Pannebaker

What should have been a “rubber stamp” special session of Bandera County Commissioners Court - approving placement of a proposed 2007 combined tax rate on the Sept.

2007-09-06

By Judith Pannebaker

After some old-fashioned horse trading, City of Bandera elected officials and staff got what they came for - a monitoring well located within the city limits.

2007-09-06

By Judith Pannebaker

Deputies with the Bandera County Sheriff’s Office continue to receive kudos for their part in the apprehension of Karl Anthony Hodson, 22, of Lakehills.

2007-09-06

BCC Staff

A tragic accident took the life of a long-time Bandera County employee the morning of Friday, August 31, at the county road and bridge department’s maintenance yard in Mansfield Park.

2007-09-06

By Judith Pannebaker

It’s hard to keep good businesses down in Bandera.

2007-09-13

By Judith Pannebaker

It began with traded barbs, but by the time a joint workshop of the Bandera City Council and Planning and Zoning Commission ended, members of both groups had reached an understanding - of sorts.

2007-09-13

By Judith Pannebaker

The cost of doing business in Bandera County recently went up for developers.

2007-09-20

By Judith Pannebaker

During the first and second public hearings held by Bandera County Commissioners on the proposed combined tax rate of 70.71 cents per $100 valuation, elected officials took it on the chin from citizens upset about perceived fiscal miscalculations.

2007-09-20

by David Arny

A simple civil standby recently culminated in the take down of a methamphetamine lab.

2007-09-20

By Judith Pannebaker

A Bandera County resident will soon wend his way across the Big Pond to pit his physical prowess and mental acumen against some of the best athletes in the world.

2007-09-20

By Judith Pannebaker

A goose injured by an apparent gunshot last month at Bandera City Park has found a new home in Kendall County.

2007-09-27

By Judith Pannebaker

Don’t look now, but a 3,500-unit gorilla, lurking just down the road, is poised to put its footprint in Bandera County, and its treated waste in one of the Hill County’s most pristine creeks.

2007-09-27

by David Arny

Bandera Police Department officers, backed up by other local law enforcement personnel, took a suspect into custody early Sunday, Sept. 23, who had been sought on a variety of charges since June.

2007-09-27

By David Arny

A retired Florida couple’s vacation in the Texas Hill Country was cut short when their 2004 Dodge Ram pickup truck collided with a Mitsubishi sport utility vehicle on Highway 173 North at Lower Mason Creek Road recently.

2007-09-27

Contributed

United States District 21 Representative Lamar Smith, Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee, deems modernization of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) as essential in preventing further terrorist attacks.

2007-09-27

Contributed

Counties throughout the Alamo Resource Conservation & Development Council area are celebrating National RC&D Week, Sept. 23 through 29.

2007-09-27

By Judith Pannebaker

Texas State District 73 Rep. Nathan Macias breezed into Bandera County on Friday, Sept. 14, to address the local Board of Realtors at their regularly scheduled luncheon held at the meeting room at Bandera Downs.

2007-09-27

Contributed

The Bandera Honors Veterans (BHV) steering committee recently began planning the 2007 Veteran’s Day celebration, scheduled for 9 am Saturday, Nov. 10, in front of the Bandera County Courthouse. A parade will start at noon.