News Stories


Of the many events that bring people to Fredericksburg, few are growing as fast as the annual Wild Game Dinner.



Ice skating will make its way to Fredericksburg for the winter season.


The Battlin’ Billies gave Waco La Vega all it could handle in the Class 4A DI bi-district round and were within two scores at halftime.

The Fredericksburg High School girls’ varsity basketball team spilt a pair of games during the week, taking the win against Mason on Saturday, Nov.

Eleven volleyball players from Fredericksburg High School were named to the District 28-4A All-District team.


Information on funerals that occur after Nov. 22 will appear under this heading.

Mrs. Mark Becker, 61, nee Carol Ann Coslett, of Fredericksburg died Friday, Nov. 10, 2017.

The Rev. Robert Ernest (Bob) Breihan, 92, formerly of Fredericksburg and now of Austin, died Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017.

Gillespie Life

Tis the season of nutcrackers, ballerinas, and dancing sugarplums, whatever those are.

Fredericksburg chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas recently completed two donations supported by JP’s Tree Care Specialists under a partnership begun earlier this year.

A chance to help support the United Service Organizations (USO) while ringing in (or swinging in) 2018 in the 1940s style will be offered on Sunday, Dec.

A look at local businesses in Fredericksburg and Gillespie County.

After working in the restaurant business for more than 35 years, Luis and Nury Lopez decided it was time to open their own eatery.

After being inspired by his grandmother who started the first hospital in Huntsville, Dr. Michael Walker, decided to study medicine.

Columns, editorials and more of interest to our readers.

“Black Friday” will soon be here, and we’d like to put in our annual plug to forego the convenience of online and visit local retailers for your holiday shopping.

As a new Fredericksburg resident, I’ve come rather late to the brouhaha about the “sports complex” bond issue.


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