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Stephen Hernandez
Canyon Lake-area resident Stephen Hernandez faces two life sentences for sexually assaulting a Mountain Valley Middle School student in 2015-16.
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Comal County's COVID-19 dashboard for March 7.
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What's wrong with this picture? Image of swimmers at Canyon Lake boat ramp by Kandy Roby.
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Comal County's Public Health Department urges residents to get flu shots as cases rise. File image.
white bass
The white bass is commonly referred to as 'sand bass' in Texas. Image courtesy of YouTube's 903 Fishing.
feral cat
Spring is feral cat season in the Canyon Lake area. Kittens are right around the corner. "It's the calm before the storm," warns the Humane Society of the New Braunfels Area. File image.
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Don't miss the 25th Annual Fun Fish for kids. Image courtesy of WORD.
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Comal County's historic courthouse. File image.
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Texas communities will receive more than $2 million in grants to support conservation and outdoor recreation activities through Texas Parks and Wildlife Department's (TPWD) Community Outdoor Outreach Program Grants. Image courtesy of TPWD.
Lee Fire
The Lee Fire in Palo Pinto County burns next to a containment line constructed by Texas A&M Forest Service dozers on Feb. 22. Photo courtesy of Emily Mitchell/TAMFS.
Texas buebonnets and Indian Paintbrush
Will you see fields of Texas bluebonnets and Indian Paintbrush blooming like this in March or April? It's complicated. Image courtesy of gardenia.net.
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Comal County's COVID-19 dashboard for March 1.
Comal Park
The 116-acre Comal Park, located on the south shore of Canyon Lake near Startzville, reopened today. Image courtesy of the Water Oriented Recreation District of Comal County.
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Comal County Democrats Vandal
Someone ran over this sign in front of Comal County Democratic Party headquarters Saturday. No one knows if it was a deliberate act, but it's the second time this year someone has vandalized the property, and follows harassment of Democratic candidate Justin Calhoun on Feb. 6.
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gruene hall
This historic 6,000 square-foot, open-air dance hall in Gruene continues to serve as a starting point for many of Texas' up-and-coming performers.
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Comal County's historic courthouse in downtown New Braunfels. Image courtesy of Comal County.
Robert Mikel
Canyon Lake Fire/EMS has a new chief, Robert Mikel, who spent 26 years as a San Antonio firefighter before answering an ad to work for Emergency Service Districts Nos. 2 and 3. Image courtesy of Robert Mikel.
Couple on boat
Dustin and Lora Smith are expanding their concierge boat-detailing company into more permanent headquarters between Pink Elephant and Subway in Startzville.
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Canyon Lake United Methodist Church. Facebook image.
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Image courtesy of Comal ISD.
Rehanna Riley Matney
Have you seen 16-year-old Rehanna Riley Matney? Call the Comal County Sheriff's Office at 830-620-3400.
trout stocking
Some 4,000 rainbow trout will enter the Guadalupe River this way on Thursday. Image courtesy of Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.
Boat Ramp #5. File image.
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Whitewater Music Amphitheater
Image courtesy of Whitewater Amphitheater.
Comal fit
Cold winds didn't dappen the excitement and fun at the annual Love the Run You're With from Comal FIT race in Gruene last weekend. Image courtesy of Comal ISD.
covid-19 vaccine
Comal County's Public Health Department is administering COVID-19 vaccinations and booster shots. To schedule an appointment call 830-221-1150. Image courtesy of Virginia.gov.
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This image of beekeeper Charlie Agar is courtesy of Charlie Bee Company's Facebook page.
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Comal County's COVID-19 dashboard for Feb. 14.
This chart by the Texas Education Agency shows the current salaries of area school superintendents.
Rock Beach
Comal County wants to make it easier -- and safer -- for boaters to enjoy Canyon Lake by addressing issues at county-operated boat ramps. Image courtesy of Canyon Lakeview Resort, which owns this "Rock Beach."
Dr. Trey Allen
Dr. Trey Allen, a board-certified emergency room physician, works at the New Braunfels ER & Hospital, which opens Saturday. Image courtesy of the hospital.
christus santa rosa nurses
Comal County hospitals reported caring for 42 COVID-positive patients today. Approximately 69% of them are unvaccinated. Image courtesy of Christus Santa Rosa New Braunfels.
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comal county courthouse
Comal County Commissioners Court meets weekly in the historic courthouse in New Braunfels. Image courtesy of New Braunfels resident Albert Villarreal.
pieper high school counselors
It's National School Counseling Week for these Pieper High School counselors. Twitter image.
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Image courtesy of the Canyon Lake Area Chamber of Commerce.
Joshua Weaver
Joshua Weaver, 45, of Canyon Lake, was sentenced to 20 years in prison last week for possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, methamphetamine.