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DAR installs new board and presents awards

The bi-monthly meeting of the Sarah Pound Chapter of National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) was held on May 5th at the Terrace Club.

About 40 members and special guests, gathered to express their gratitude to Marilyn McGlamery for her two year term as Organizing Regent of the Sarah Pound Chapter, to install the Executive Board for 2019-2021, to be led by Jody Faulkner the newly elected Regent, and present various awards.

John Pacheco promoted to Executive Editor

Dripping Springs Century News Editor John Pacheco has been promoted to executive editor, Publisher Lance Winter announced. "With his leadership, John has played an integral role in the growth and success of the Century-News over the past two years," Winter said. "I know his dedication to community service and newsgathering will guarantee its continued success."

Public defender grant dies

An attempt to submit a grant application to establish a public defender’s office that failed to garner support from the Hays County Commissioners Court on Tuesday failed again on Friday, and for some of the same reasons. The commissioners held a special meeting Friday afternoon to vote on whether to submit an application to the Texas Indigent Defense Commission (TIDC) for a grant that would provide a portion of the funding for a public defender’s office. The matter had been heard on Tuesday but...

Capital Highlights May 16

AUSTIN — Texas lawmakers have yet to cast final votes on the marquee issues of the 86th regular session of the Legislature: the state budget, school finance reform and property tax relief. Conference committees named by House Speaker Dennis Bonnen and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, who presides over the Senate, must complete their work on the state budget and...

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