How to use Express Vote equipment explained

When voters go to the polls in Fayette County on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 3, each of the 26 polling sites will have at least one Express Vote device to accommodate voters who may need ADA-compliant equipment to cast their ballots.

City-wide cleanup dates announced

The City of Schulenburg has scheduled a city-wide cleanup – open only to customers who live inside the city limits and pay monthly garbage fees – on the following dates: Sat., Nov. 7 ............

League of Women Voters offers Voters Guide

The League of Women Voters of Texas has a Voters Guide available in two formats – as a printable document on and as an interactive guide on Everything a Texas voter needs to know about voting in the 2020 General Election is on the League webpage and .

State Capital Highlights


 Amazon goes big in Texas

Amazon delivered good economic news, announcing plans for a 700,000-square-foot distribution center and warehouse in Waco.

Courthouse Report


Fayette County Court

Marriage Certificates Issued Oct. 5-16

Steven Wade Woodall and Katherine Diane Snyder

Police Report


Schulenburg Police Chief Troy Brenek reports that officers responded to 106 calls for service and four reportable incidents were investigated during the week of Oct 17-23.

CASA volunteers sworn in

Two more volunteers for CASA of Bastrop, Fayette and Lee Counties were sworn in on Oct. 6 by Reva Towslee-Corbett (center), 335th District Court judge. The new Court Appointed Special Advocates are (left) Bob Makela and (right) Molly Owen.

NCRS announces deadlines for conservation assistance

The USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Texas has announced the first funding application deadline of Dec. 4, 2020, for the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP).