By ANDY BEHLEN President Obama signed a Presidential disaster declaration for Fayette and three other counties in Texas on Monday afternoon. The declaration comes in response to record rainfall that fell across the area last Monday, April 18.
By ANDY BEHLEN Brasher Motor Company of Weimar announced this week they are not buying Brasher-Gunn, Inc. from their cousins in La Grange, despite earlier reports. Owner Tommy Brasher of Brasher Motor Company in Weimar declined to comment further on the failed acquisition.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:14am
By ANDY BEHLEN The La Grange ISD Board of Trustees voted unanimously to hire Stacy Eilers as the new assistant superintendent at a special meeting on April 27. Eilers previously served the district as principal of Hermes Elementary and Intermediate Schools.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:13am
By ELAINE THOMAS For 44 years, Eugene Hollas took great pride in delivering the U.S. mail to more than 500 patrons on Route 1, Schulenburg. They liked to say he was so punctual they could set their clocks by his arrival.
The Texas Department of Transportation is strongly encouraging drivers to “Turn Around, Don’t Drown” and avoid driving over any roads that are covered with water. As the forecast calls for more scattered showers, flooding could continue to impact many of the state’s roadways.