Voluntary recall for U by Kotex Tampons, products reportedly coming apart

NEENAH, Wisconsin (HCBN)- A voluntary recall has been issued by Kimberly-Clark regarding their U by Kotex Sleek Tampons, Regular Absorbency due to a defect that could affect the product’s performance. “Kimberly-Clark has received reports from consumers of the U by Kotex Sleek Tampons, Regular Absorbency, unraveling and/or coming apart upon removal, and in some cases causing users to seek medical attention to remove tampon pieces …

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Center Point drowning victim identified

CENTER POINT, Texas (HCBN)- The body of Benny Arnold Edmondson was discovered this morning on his family’s property off Highway 480 near the Verde Creek area near Center Point, according to the Kerr County Sheriff’s Office. Benny’s son, Kevin Edmondson, who also lives on the property, went to his home this morning but did not find him there. After searching, Kevin found his father’s body …

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Christmas trees for allergy sufferers

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! We hear Christmas songs we all know by heart being played over the speakers, and we’re immediately taken back to our childhood. The memories of frosting sugar cookies with Granny, going to the ice skating rink, and remembering other fun family traditions instantly fill you with warmth. Those moments mold the way we create our own traditions. …

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Amanda Hawkins sentenced to 40 years in prison; Updated Article

KERRVILLE, Tx (HCBN) – After a long day of testimony with multiple witnesses, tears, anger, sadness, and shock at times, Amanda Hawkins was sentenced to 40 years in prison.  The presiding Judge Williams handed down four sentences of 20 years each, with two sets of them running concurrent. The two charges regarding Addyson were ran concurrent (where they are both served at once), then the …

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Man arrested after allegedly waving gun, threatening to kill brother

KERRVILLE, Texas (HCBN)- 23 year old, Christian Chavez, was arrested by the Kerrville Police Department on Wednesday, December 5, around 12:30 AM, in the 400 block of Fuller Street. Chavez was arrested after he allegedly waved a gun in his brother’s face and threatened to kill him, according to the Kerrville Daily Times. As shown in Kerr County Jail Records, Chavez has been charged with …

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Early morning structure fire in Center Point

CENTER POINT, Tx (HCBN) – Emergency crews responded to a structure fire at the 100 block of East China Street at 4:41am Tuesday morning. The blaze mostly damaged the garage with minimal damage to the interior of the garage.  No injuries were reported, although a blue-tick hound was reported as missing from the scene. Center Point Volunteer Fire Department, Turtle Creek Volunteer Fire Department and …

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Investigation, autopsy leads to murder charge

KERRVILLE, Tx (HCBN) – An incident that happened on September 29, 2018 has led to a murder charge for Robert Bilunas, 48. He has been charged with the murder of his girlfriend, Xiomara Saenz, 38. “On Sept. 29, the Kerrville Police Department responded to assist Kerrville EMS with an injured female in the 1300 block of Bandera Highway,” says Juan Trevizo of the Kerrville Police …

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Hobby Lobby coming to Kerrville

KERRVILLE, Tx. (HCBN)- It was announced on Monday, December 3, that a new Hobby Lobby retail store will be coming to Kerrville. This announcement comes from the Kerrville Chamber of Commerce president and CEO Walt Koenig. Koenig said that old Econolodge on Sidney Baker Street is set to be demolished. This is where the new Hobby Lobby will stand, reports the Kerrville Daily Times. When …

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City asks for community input for Movies in the Park

KERRVILLE, Texas (HCBN)- The members of the Kerrville community have been invited to partake in a survey to help the Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department decide which movies to play during the 2019 Movies in the Park series. “This survey is an opportunity for our citizens to provide their input for movies they would like to see in our parks as part of our Movies …

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Bandera officials cancel tomorrow’s Christmas parade

BANDERA, Texas (HCBN)- The Bandera Christmas Night Parade was set to happen tomorrow, December 7, but has since been cancelled by city officials due to tomorrow’s possibility of rain. As a reminder, Jaki Perkins, President of the Bandera Chamber of Commerce said in a Facebook post today that the Shopper’s Jubilee is still happening. Perkins’ Facebook post reads, “The time has come to cancel tomorrow’s …

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