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In years past, Fredericksburg Independent School District has had trouble keeping and attracting bilingual and duolingual teachers.

About one in 10 kindergarten students in Fredericksburg Indepe

The historic 1885 Gillespie County Jail will now see the foots


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The Billies ended the first week of tennis season with wins against 5A and 6A competition.

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Patience is a virtue for Harper’s first week of football.

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The start of football season draws closer with Fredericksburg High School’s first official scrimmage set for Friday.


Elgin Lewis Dodd, 74, of Tow and Fredericksburg, died May 27,

Arthur Jackson (Jack) Garner, 87, of Fredericksburg, died Sund

Vernon Stephen Icke, 70, of Fredericksburg, died Tuesday, July

Gillespie Life

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The City of Fredericksburg recently honored employees who have served for five to 45 years.

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A look at local businesses in Fredericksburg and Gillespie County.

Jayne Pope, CEO of Hill Country Memorial (HCM) will be the fea

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A veteran in the restaurant business who has managed various establishments has purchased Alamo Springs Café.

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Columns, editorials and more of interest to our readers.

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As any parent knows, helping get kids through “the awkward years” can be a daunting task.

The Texas Legislature did some good things in its 86th session, but what they did to plumbing licenses really stinks.


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