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Gillespie County Commissioners announced a potential tax rate

Fredericksburg’s City Council discussed potentially lowering i

Texas hay and forage producers should be prepared to protect their pastures from fall armyworms, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert.


Fredericksburg sub-varsity and freshman volleyball has been busy competing in tournaments and developing their skills.

Junior Varsity

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Two last-minute losses have left the Battlin’ Billies reeling.

All they have to do to get back on track is take down one of the area’s top football programs.

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Harper’s offense had its best night of the season Friday at home. The Longhorns lost to Ingram Tom Moore, 32-6, on Friday, Sept. 13, at Longhorn Stadium.


Nadine Gellermann Anderson, 89, nee Holdforth of San Antonio,

Agnes Louise Houy, 82, nee Treibs, of Fredericksburg, died Sun

Gillespie Life

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Fredericksburg High School is celebrating Homecoming this week

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A look at local businesses in Fredericksburg and Gillespie County.

Jayne Pope, CEO of Hill Country Memorial (HCM) will be the fea

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Columns, editorials and more of interest to our readers.

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As any parent knows, helping get kids through “the awkward years” can be a daunting task.

The Texas Legislature did some good things in its 86th session, but what they did to plumbing licenses really stinks.


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