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Gillespie County Judge Mark Stroeher has issued a notice, as of 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 8, that the burn ban for Gillespie County has been lifted.

Fredericksburg City Council approved the annexation, land use change and zoning for the Friedën development during Monday’s regular meeting.


Volleyball season is in full force at Fredericksburg High School.

With their usual early start — long before the school bell has officially reconvened another year — the Harper varsity Ladyhorns are hard at work on what

While most high school football teams have already donned the practice gear a couple of week or two ago, the Heritage Eagles won't hit the turf until this


Gary Lee Beattie, 60, of Stonewall, died Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017.

Halle Paige Collier, 18, of Fredericksburg, died Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, as the result of injuries received in an automobile accident.

Nolan Erwin Crenwelge, 80, of Harper and Fredericksburg, died Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, in a San Antonio hospital.

Gillespie Life

“Go outside and get the stink blown off.”

Girls interested in competing in the 2018 Gillespie County Fair Queen Pageant are reminded that the deadline for submitting completed applications is toda

A look at local businesses in Fredericksburg and Gillespie County.

After being in the hospitality business for 30-plus years, South Texas resident and ranch owner Frede Edgerton decided to relocate to the Hill Country.

“You have to have a lot to sell a lot,” said Rick Holder, general manager for Bob Price Chevrolet GMC Buick in Fredericksburg.

Columns, editorials and more of interest to our readers.

It was an ugly weekend for race in America.

Scorching temperatures and very dry conditions prompted the Gillespie County Commissioners to implement a burn ban on Monday.


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