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La Grange man sentenced to 6 years for cattle theft

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As the result of an investigation by Special Rangers of the Texas & Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association, Andre Demoine McKenzie of La Grange will spend the next six years in

Producers reminded about upcoming NAP deadline

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In light of recent drought conditions, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) county executive director Levi F. Garlick encourages all Fayette and Lee County producers to

State unemployment rate remains at historic low in October

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The Texas seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate held steady at 3.4 percent in October 2019, according to the Texas Workforce Commission. This marks the fifth consecutive month of record low unemployment in

Das Meyer Haus has ribbon cutting

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On Friday, Nov. 22, Das Meyer Haus officially opened its doors as one of the newest lodging options in the Schulenburg area. On hand for the ribbon cutting were (from

State Capitol Highlights

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State’s chief election officer works to head off election misinformation AUSTIN – Texas Secretary of State Ruth Hughs announced ahead of the 2020 primary and general elections that her office

FCAD collectors to visit Flatonia, Schulenburg

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Collectors from the Fayette County Appraisal District will be accepting tax payments, 2020 renditions of property and exemption applications in Schulenburg and Flatonia, as follows: •Schulenburg – Wednesday, Dec. 4

Co-op Shred Day generates funds for charities

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October was National Cooperative Month which provided an opportunity for cooperatives to celebrate their benefits with members and the community. As a special thank you to their members, Colorado Valley

Hallettsville couple finalist in TFB’s YF&R contest

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The Texas Farm Bureau has announced its Outstanding Young Farmer & Rancher (YF&R) finalists, and they include Matt and Jessica Hanslik of Hallettsville along with Braden and Jordan McInnis of

Fayette included in disaster declaration

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The Fayette County Judge’s Office has received a letter from the Texas Division of Emergency Management stating that the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture has designated Fayette County as eligible to

FCAD collectors to visit Flatonia, Schulenburg

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Collectors from the Fayette County Appraisal District will be accepting tax payments, 2020 renditions of property and exemption applications in Schulenburg and Flatonia, as follows: •Schulenburg – Wednesday, Dec. 4