2011-06-02

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

Bandera County Commissioners got blasted by constituents for their previous decision

2011-06-02

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff writer

Several reports came in to the Bandera County Courier this week about a flurry of criminal activity

2011-06-02

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff writer

If you've been thinking it's pretty darned hot out there lately,

2011-06-02

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

Although details are sketchy, on Wednesday, June 1, the Bandera County Courier learned that Bandera County Sheriff's Office Deputy Larry Sanchez suffered an injury

2011-06-02

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

"Each year, on Memorial Day we honor those who laid down their lives to preserve our freedom.

2011-06-02

Contributed

The United States Senate recently unanimously approved legislation to make improvements to the nation's premier open government law,

2011-06-02

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

By the looks of the arrest report, local law enforcement officers appeared to be takin' care of bizness

2011-06-02

Contributed

The Texas Hill Country is steeped in history and tradition with one of its deepest roots in country western

2011-06-02

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

Members of Bandera's American Legion Unit 157 and its Auxiliary hosted a moving Memorial Day Ceremony

2011-06-02

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff writer

Trinidad Almaguer of Lakehills was air-lifted to University Hospital

2011-06-02

Photo by Carolyn B. Edwards

In the Bandera Cemetery, a memorial flag bedecks the gravesite of Edgar Paul Heinen,

2011-06-02

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

In Bandera, at least, summer unofficially kicked off at 11 am, Saturday, May 28

2011-06-09

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

A deputy with the Bandera County Sheriff's Office recently received non-life-threatening injuries during a departmental training session

2011-06-09

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

The Bandera County Sheriff's Office is looking for

2011-06-09

Photo by Clare Barnett

Bandera County Courier publisher and owner, Gail Joiner, presented cowboy Bill Tudor with the Carl Holt Memorial Hard Luck Cowboy Award

2011-06-09

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

The next pre-trial hearing for alleged child molester Michael Paul Odom has been set

2011-06-09

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

For the past several decades, researchers have studied and analyzed the relationship between animal abuse and domestic violence

2011-06-09

Special to the Courier

The passage of Texas House Bill 3391, known as the Rainwater Harvesting Bill, represents a giant step

2011-06-09

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

Bandera County Commissioners unanimously adopted Illustrative Plan I

2011-06-09

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

Ever heard of Texas' "he needed killin' defense?

2011-06-09

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

Each year, Gary Johnston, Bandera County's impresario, hosts what has come to be referred

2011-06-09

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

A Bandera County Grand Jury handed down eight indictments

2011-06-16

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

"City Cops Behaving Badly" isn't the title of a new summer television series,

2011-06-16

Photo by Carolyn B. Edwards

Super S (Lowe's Foods) employees and witnesses survey the damage to the store following an accident

2011-06-16

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

As expected, Bandera County Commissioners prohibited the usual suspects, and, consequently, this Independence Day less

2011-06-16

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

Most of the Kendall County community and a good representation from Bandera County participated in the Friday, June 10, open house and ribbon cutting

2011-06-16

BCC Staff

On Thursday, June 9, Bandera County Commissioners set two public hearings for to hear citizen

2011-06-16

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

Commercial and residential garbage collection rates apparently did not increase by 6.11 percent on June 1 as personnel from

2011-06-16

Contributed

Effective July 1, Donald Tosh has been named principal of Bandera Middle School

2011-06-16

BCC Staff

Not-so-recently elected Bandera City Councilmen include Mayor Pro Tem Maggie Schumacher, Brandi Morgan and Binky Archer

2011-06-16

By Judith Pannebacker BCC Editor

It was a busy week for local law enforcement officers

2011-06-16

Special to the Courier

Shortly after 6 am on Thursday, June 9, United States law enforcement officers, participating in a multi-agency Texas Ranger Recon operation, were fired upon

2011-06-16

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff Writer

Department of Public Safety reports include one serious traffic accident

2011-06-16

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

The City of Bandera Economic Development Corporation met on Wednesday, May 18, in what one member described as "the most out-of-control

2011-06-23

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

In a pre-trial hearing held Thursday, June 16, Judge Cathy O. Morris ruled that an infant, who had earlier been removed from

2011-06-23

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff Writer

Bandera County employees got a bit of a shock on payday last week when

2011-06-23

Contributed

Representatives from the Bandera County Sheriff's Office who attended the Friday, June 10, open house at the Kendall County Mental Health Center included

2011-06-23

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

For the past 13 years, Bandera's summer extravaganza, RiverFest, has been described as the

2011-06-23

Contributed

The Tarpley Volunteer Fire Department will be able to renovate the local community center with

2011-06-23

Senator John Cornyn

United States Senator John Cornyn filed an amendment to the Economic Development Administration reauthorization bill that would

2011-06-23

Senator Kay Bailey HutchisonSpecial to the Courier

For the past 75 years, Social Security has been a financial safety net for America's

2011-06-23

Congressman Lamar Smith

The House Judiciary Committee approved a balanced budget amendment - HJ Res. 1 -

2011-06-23

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

The criminal count at the County Clink stands at 61 with most of the Auslanders - 15, in fact - hailing from

2011-06-23

By Kim Hensley Special to the Courier

The 15th annual Independence Day Pet Parade, sponsored by the Cowboy Capital Pet Assistance League, will take place

2011-06-23

Contributed

Bandera Honors Veterans will celebrate Independence Day with a barbecue

2011-06-23

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff Writer

Although it is commonly referred to as the "kissing bug," there is nothing romantic

2011-06-23

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

Two employees of the Bandera City Department of Public Works were exposed to chlorine gas

2011-06-23

BCC Staff

The Texas Rangers continue to investigate last week's border incident in which

2011-06-23

Special to the Courier

Chief Deputy Richard Smith of the Bandera County Sheriff's Department reported that at approximately 2 pm on Sunday, June 19, someone attempted to kick in

2011-06-23

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

Due to extreme drought condition across the county and the area's resultant

2011-06-23

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff Writer

Reece Horton, 27, of Saginaw, Texas, was air-lifted to University Hospital trauma center in San Antonio after he crashed

2011-06-23

Contributed

In the wake of devastating wildfires across Texas, Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples

2011-06-30

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

A search for a man reported missing in the northwest corner of Bandera County that began Tuesday, June 21, concluded successfully when

2011-06-30

By Elizabeth James Special to the Courier

A life of community service

2011-06-30

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

After relocating to Bandera River Ranch a year ago from Ruidosa, New Mexico, Edsel Young and his wife, Rita, had looked forward

2011-06-30

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

When Chief Deputy Richard Smith of the Bandera County Sheriff's Office sent out a public awareness statement several weeks ago, he had

2011-06-30

Photos by Clare Barnett

Vanderpool, Utopia and Medina Volunteer Fire Fighters quickly controlled

2011-06-30

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

Deciding their cupboard was nearly bare, Bandera City Council offered just half a loaf

2011-06-30

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

Residents are reminded that the current disaster declaration prohibits the sale and use

2011-06-30

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

Come on Back, The bars'er served COLD

2011-06-30

Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff Writer

If simple, down-home family fun is your idea of the proper way to celebrate the 4th of July, drive on down to Lakehills for their annual

2011-06-30

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff Writer

Bandera Electric Cooperative sent out an email message to its customer-owners that

2011-06-30

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff Writer

Paul D. Hale, 57, of Bandera, was transported to University Hospital in San Antonio following

2011-06-30

Announcement

Business and Community Lenders (BCL) of Texas has been selected as

2011-06-30

TxDPS

During the Independence Day Holiday, law enforcement officers with

2011-06-30

BCC Staff

Bandera County Judge Richard Evans and Jail Administrator Terry Green

2011-06-30

TxDPS

Scammers have been calling Texans throughout the state, demanding that residents immediately pay for overdue red-light tickets

2011-06-30

Texas Land Title Association Special to the Courie

Governor Rick Perry took important action to protect Texas homeowners by