Amanda Hawkins sentenced to 40 years in prison; Updated Article

KERRVILLE, Tx (HCBN) – After a long day of testimony with multiple witnesses, tears, anger, sadness, and shock at times, Amanda Hawkins was sentenced to 40 years in prison.  The presiding Judge Williams handed down four sentences of 20 years each, with two sets of them running concurrent. The two charges regarding Addyson were ran concurrent (where they are both served at once), then the …

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UPDATE: Burn ban lifted for all Kerr County precincts

KERR COUNTY, Texas (HCBN)- The burn ban has been lifted for all Kerr County precincts as of 2 PM today, December 6, according to the Kerr County website. As the burn ban status changes, HCBN will keep our readers updated. See the previous HCBN coverage of the burn ban updates below. ORIGINAL STORY- The burn ban has been lifted for 3 Kerr County Precincts, according …

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Vehicle rollover on I-10 Eastbound just west of Comfort

COMFORT, Tx (HCBN) – Emergency crews are currently working an accident on the Eastbound side of I-10, mile marker 514. Possible entrapment is being reported. If you are traveling near the accident, please use caution. HCBN will keep you updated as details are released. Vehicle Rollover – I-10 Exit 514 Eastbound – Entrapment reported.Use Caution @HCBreakingNews — Mike Taylor HCBN (@MikeTaylorRadio) December 5, 2018   …

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Burn ban status changes for two Kerr County precincts

KERR COUNTY, Tx. (HCBN)- The burn ban in some areas has been put into effect this month, according to the Kerr County website. On December 1, 2018, the county posted that the burn ban has been put into effect for Precincts 2 and 4. As of now, the burn ban is still lifted for Precincts 1 and 3. Always check with the county before burning …

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Burglary at Crider’s leads to three arrests

KERR COUNTY, Tx. (HCBN)- A burglary at Crider’s Rodeo & Dancehall in August of this year has ended in three arrests by the Kerr County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO) on December 1. The individuals arrested were James Edward Marquart, 18, Rodney Joe Dunham, 17, and an unidentified 14 year old. After being arrested, KCSO says that Marquart and Dunham confessed to entering the building and stealing …

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