Judge sets trial date in Amanda Hawkins case

Amanda Hawkins trial date has been set by Judge Williams, for September 24th, 2018, at the Kerr County Courthouse in Kerrville, TX. Hawkins is accused of four crimes, being two counts of Abandon/Endanger Child Imminent Danger/Bodily Injury and two counts of Injury of a Child/Elderly/Disable Reckless SBI/Mental according to Kerr County Court Records. Her attorney is Kurt Rudkin. Her alleged accomplice, Kevin Franke, is accused …

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Special weekend planned during James Avery’s Summer In The Hills event

Summer In The Hills is happening at Kerrville’s James Avery Visitor Center and Store. The summer event is going on now through Labor Day weekend. Everyone is invited to their special weekend event to enjoy live music, food, and games on Saturday, June 30 and Sunday, July 1 from 11 AM- 4 PM. “We are excited to welcome guests to spend a special weekend with us,” …

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Texas Gov Greg Abbott releases School and Firearm Safety Action Plan

On May 30, 2018, Texas Governor Greg Abbott informed the state of his new School and Firearm Safety Action Plan to improve the safety and security at Texas schools. “This plan is a starting point, not an ending place,” said Governor Abbott. “It provides strategies that can be used before the next school year begins to keep our students safe when they return to school. …

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Counterfeit cash allegedly used in Bandera

The Bandera Marshal’s Office has reported today that two subjects allegedly tried to pass a counterfeit fifty dollar bill at True Value in Bandera. The Bandera Marshal’s Office commented on their Facebook page, “The guy in the hat tried to use the counterfeit fifty to purchase some spray paint. The clerk recognized it was funny money. Unfortunately, she gave it back to him and they …

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Scam reported out of Kendall County

The Kendall County Sheriff’s Office reported today that they have received information about a scam that has been targeting its citizens. “Subjects have been calling people on the phone identifying themselves as Larry Ripley with the Kendall County Sheriff’s Office. They go on to say that they have a citation that they need to be served and are required to pay a fee. Or they …

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The Men’s Event scheduled for this month, Men’s Health Month

Peterson Health released a reminder to the community that June is Men’s Health Month and informs residents of their upcoming “The Men’s Event” set for Tuesday, June 26, 2018,from 5:30 PM- 7:30 PM. The event will take place at Peterson Regional Medical Center. “June is Men’s Health Month and Peterson Health joins other health care providers, public policy makers, and organizations in the effort to …

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Tivy grad murder still unsolved, Crime Stoppers offering reward for information

Jessica Marie Brown, a Tivy High School graduate was murdered in Travis County on June 9, 2016, around 2:30 AM. Crime Stoppers is currently offering a reward of $4,500 for help to solve this murder. Jessica Brown, 32, was shot repeatedly while delivering newspapers. Brown was a single mother of two, working multiple jobs. If anyone has any information regarding this unsolved case, you are …

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HCAF Youth Art Camps Gallery Exhibits being sponsored by Kerrville Elks Lodge

A statement has been released regarding the Kerrville Elks Lodge sponsoring the Hill Country Arts Foundations Youth Art Camp Gallery Exhibits. As the statement reads, “During the month of July, and into early August the Hill Country Arts Foundation will hold their annual Summer Youth Art Camps. The camps close each week with an exhibit of the work created by the students during their time …

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The Salvation Army offering ‘cooling station’ and donated fans

This summer, residents are encouraged to stay cool and drink plenty of water. As the temperatures continue to rise, The Salvation Army in Kerrville is determined to help everyone beat the heat. As per information by The Salvation Army, “The Salvation Army of Kerrville Social Services Office, located at 855 Hays Street, will serve as a cooling station for those seeking cooler shelter. Individuals with …

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Kerrville Daily Crime Report- June 11-14

The Kerrville Daily Crime Report for June 11-14, 2018 is brought to you with information provided by the Kerrville Police Department. June 11, 2018 06/11/2018 01:17 PUBLIC INTOXICATION 3300 BLK LEGION DR PUBLIC INTOXICATION 06/11/2018 02:53 POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA 900 BLK JUNCTION HWY POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA 06/11/2018 13:27 MINOR 2500 BLK BIRKDALE LN INFORMATION REPORT ACCIDENT-INFORMATION REPORT 06/11/2018 14:34 THEFT …

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