Early voting begins today in Kerr County, poll locations and times posted

KERRVILLE, TX- Early voting opens today in Kerr County for the 2018 general elections. Many candidates will be on the election ballot and there will also be a ballot for Kerrville ISD, Harper ISD, and Medina ISD for voters to decide on important topics for each school district. This includes the proposed KISD bond. As stated on the Kerr County Elections website, many early voting … Continue reading Early voting begins today in Kerr County, poll locations and times posted

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RV washed into Guadalupe River at Monkey Island Crossing in Center Point

At approximately 1AM Saturday morning, a driver of an RV tried to cross the Guadalupe River at Monkey Island in Center Point, and ended up driving the RV into the Guadalupe River. According to Center Point Volunteer Fire Department Chief, Charles Holt, no injuries were sustained from the accident. EMS was dispatched to the scene but was declined. The RV will be removed from the … Continue reading RV washed into Guadalupe River at Monkey Island Crossing in Center Point

Amanda Hawkins Pleads Guilty on All Counts

Kerrville, TX – Amanda Kristene Hawkins, who was accused with leaving her 1 and 2 year old daughters in a car overnight and halfway into the next day back in June of 2017, ultimately leading to their deaths, has plead guilty on all of her charges. Hawkins was charged with two counts of ABANDON ENDANGER CHILD IMMINENT DANGER BODILY INJURY and two counts of INJURY CHILD/ELDERLY/DISABLE RECKLESS … Continue reading Amanda Hawkins Pleads Guilty on All Counts

KPD searching for person connected to alleged Walmart theft

Kerrville, TX – The Kerrville Police Department released a photo and short press release this afternoon regarding an alleged theft at Walmart on Junction Highway. KPD is requesting your help to identify the male subject in the photo below. They say that he was last seen getting into a dark colored four door sedan. Anyone with information is asked to contact Kerr County Crime Stoppers … Continue reading KPD searching for person connected to alleged Walmart theft

Balloons released to celebrate birthday of murdered Tivy graduate, family still looking for answers about her death

The family of Jessica Brown gathered together recently to celebrate her 34th birthday by having a balloon release on September 1st. This comes after the beloved bench at her graveside was stolen and later returned to her family. Jessica was a 2002 Tivy High School graduate and a mother to two sons who loved her dearly. Her life was cut short on June 9, 2016, … Continue reading Balloons released to celebrate birthday of murdered Tivy graduate, family still looking for answers about her death

Ages 4 and up invited to receive flu shot at annual Flu Shot Clinic

On Wednesday, September 12, from 10 AM until 5 PM, Peterson Health and HEB are joining forces to offer the community the annual Flu Shot Clinic. The Flu Shot Clinic will take place at the Hill Country Youth Event Center where 4-year-olds and up can come by and get their flu shot. Once you arrive, Peterson Regional Medical Center volunteers will check people in and … Continue reading Ages 4 and up invited to receive flu shot at annual Flu Shot Clinic

Kerrville man in jail after allegedly confessing to sexual assault

As stated in the Kerr County Jail Records, Earl Edward Watson, a 36-year-old Kerrville man, was arrested on September 5th for sexual assault. It was mentioned by Kens5 News that a woman reported the sexual assault to police saying that the two know each other. Kens5 News also reported that police said that the sexual assault happened after Watson entered a residence on Lazy Creek Loop in … Continue reading Kerrville man in jail after allegedly confessing to sexual assault

Kerrville River Cruise-In coming up, free to the public

At Louise Hays Park on Saturday, September 15 at 4 PM, the Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department is holding their first ever car show. The event is called “Kerrville River Cruise-In” and is free to the public. No registration is required for this free event. Cars of all sizes, colors, and speeds can enter. The family-friendly event will be a chance for families and residents … Continue reading Kerrville River Cruise-In coming up, free to the public

Kerrville Adult Soccer League back for fall, now forming teams

The Kerrville Adult Soccer League is back for the fall season and will begin November 5 and run through December 10. The co-ed league is for those who are 18 years and older, with the exception of 16 and 17-year-olds with a parental waiver. Teams will play 12 guaranteed games, two games per week. The format is 8v8, with the top six teams will advance … Continue reading Kerrville Adult Soccer League back for fall, now forming teams

KPUB approves rate increase to be implimented as early as October 2018

It has been reported by KPUB that they are considering a proposed rate adjustment, saying that their last rate adjustment was in 2012. They had a Cost of Service study conducted by Utility Financial Solutions (UFS) which was completed earlier this year and their findings determined that KPUB needed to increase their rates. It was said that KPUB will implement the new pricing by having … Continue reading KPUB approves rate increase to be implimented as early as October 2018