2:22 PM Feb 13, 2020 CST

The first coronavirus case in Texas was just confirmed. Here is what Austinites need to know about the virus

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the first case of COVID-19 in San Antonio this morning, according to a news release from the federal agency.


8:35 AM Feb 13, 2020 CST

2020 Primary Election guide

Candidates for elections in Comal and Guadalupe County

Comal ISD board of trustees gives recognition to CyberPatriot teams

The CyberPatriots were established by the Air Force Association.




Comal ISD board of trustees approves bond package

The bond includes four separate proposals.


Casa Decor now open in New Braunfels

The business specializes in furniture and interiors.


Smile Pediatric Dental Care is now open

The dentistry specializes in dental care for children and young adults.



Seekatz Opera House becomes antique hall

Seekatz Opera House first began hosting traveling entertainment and local events in the early 1900s. It …


Comal and Guadalupe County early voting locations

For the March 2020 primary election


NBISD and CISD superintendent's contracts extended

Both superintendents had their contracts extended to 2025.


Districtwide security updates to be completed in Spring 2020

The upgrades are part of the NBISD 2018 bond program.



BREAKING: Massive mixed-use development coming to New Braunfels

Development could take up to 20 years to complete


Fischer Park Nature Education Center certified as a Texas Aquatic Science field site

The Fischer Park Nature Education Center was named a Texas Aquatic Science Certified Field Site by the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department in February.


Free car seat checkups at Tye Preston Memorial Library

A technician will check that children and seats are situated correctly.


New Braunfels Public Library goes fine-free

The New Braunfels Public Library is going fine-free in February.



Historic River Mill to become mixed-use development

Tax increment reinvestment zone to spur development in Milltown


Resources for local homeless are expanding

78% of local homeless have family members in Comal or Guadalupe county


Cantina del Rio

Combining history with a unique environment


The Barn

Handcrafted pottery sold in Gruene



Citizen's Fire Academy accepting applications

Applications are open until Feb. 21.


New Braunfels ISD accepting board candidate applications

New Braunfels ISD is accepting applications until Feb. 14 for the upcoming board of trustees election on May 2.


New Braunfels community members balance development with preservation

Historic Landmark Commission recommendation allows partial to full demolition of buildings.


Krause’s Café to host fundraiser benefiting HeartGift

Krause’s Cafe will be accepting donations until Feb. 14 to help provide funds to bring Salimat, a three-year-old girl from Uganda, to the United States to receive heart surgery through the nonprofit HeartGift.



Vulcan's Comal Quarry is one permit away from operation

The opposition looks for additional regulation as Vulcan Material's quarry nears final approval.


Greater New Braunfels Area Chamber of Commerce to host candidates forum

The Leadership New Braunfels Alumni Association of the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce will host a candidates forum at Landa Haus.