Nathan Gogo, meteorologist at Austin’s KVUE television news, visited Camp Lone Star in La Grange on Friday, July 22, where he gave a presentation to campers about the weather and tips for staying safe in extreme conditions.
Firefighters in northern Fayette County are having a busy start to the week on Monday, July 25. La Grange and Ledbetter VFDs contained a grass fire this afternoon. Workers building a barn near Nechanitz inadvertently started the fire with sparks from a welder.
A woman who led both the Weimar and Burton volleyball teams to their first-ever state volleyball tournament appearances was arrested July 17 and charged with having an improper relationship with a female Weimar High School student.
By ANDY BEHLEN The La Grange ISD board Monday hired Kelli Meinholdt as coordinator for the new Little Leps After School Care Program. Meinholdt previously headed up the Martin Luther Lutheran Day School in Carmine.