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Local Matters


I n 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day and...

Judge Bob Hurley

Atascosa County Judge’s Report


Bits and bobs: We should have a PayPal type donation button on the Animal Control Facebook page soon. It will...

Mayor Travis Hall

Mayor’s Message


Greetings from the Mayor’s office: I wanted to bring you up to date on the progress we have made over...

Sue Brown’s The Way I See It

Conway was a comedic genius


When I found out that comedian/ actor Tim Conway passed away on Tuesday, I felt an overall sadness. In fact,...

Ed Sterling

Lawmakers remain on threshold of passing major legislation


Texas lawmakers have yet to cast final votes on the marquee issues of the 86th regular session of the Legislature:...

Chief Priest

Chief Priest’s Weekly Report


Greetings from Lytle PD, The weekly police blotter has been posted to our website, you can find it at www.lytletx.org/police...

Warren Domke

Getting along without Internet


We get used to modern amenities and wonder what it would be like to get along without them. These days...

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