Articles Tagged “San Antonio”

  • Comptroller Sales Tax Update

    Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $640 million in local sales tax allocations for June, 3.6 percent more than in June 2016. These allocations…

  • Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $788 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue

    Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $787.8 million in local sales tax allocations for May, 2.6 percent more than in May 2016. These…

  • Texas Ranks High Nationally for Women-Owned Businesses

    Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar says he’s ”proud of the fact that Texas is one of the best states in the nation for women-owned businesses to put down roots and grow.” Hegar said, “Their numbers, revenues,…

  • Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $620 million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments

    Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $620.2 million in local sales tax allocations for April, 4.9 percent more than in April 2016. These allocations…

  • Sam Houston Museum Presentation on Austin Colony Ahead

    When it was established in 1824, San Felipe de Austin became the social, economic and political center of the Stephen F. Austin Colony, eventually growing to become ranked as No. 2—behind San Antonio—as a commercial…

  • I-10 Closed at Texas-Louisiana Border Due to Rising Flood Waters

    AUSTIN – Due to continued flooding from excessive rainfall along the Texas-Louisiana state line, the Texas Department of Transportation has closed Interstate 10 near the state line. All motorists who are driving eastbound to Louisiana…

  • Warrior Family Support Center Banquet Tickets Available

    Another reminder that the Wounded Warrior Banquet is coming up on the Walker County Fairgrounds starting at around 5:30 in the afternoon, Thursday, the 21st of January. A steak dinner will be served. There will…

  • Arnold Prieto Executed

    Forty-one-year-old Arnold Prieto was executed by lethal injection last night at the Huntsville Unit for his involvement in a stabbing that left three San Antonio residents dead in 1993. Of the three men arrested, Prieto…

  • Texas National Guard Weekend Events

    Company Commander for Able Company 1st Battallion Airborne Captain Jason Cordaway of the Texas Army National Guard tells us his unit will be occupying the armory on Sam Houston Avenue. Captain Cordaway informs us that…

  • Operation Military Embrace Efforts

    As we reported to you last week, we met up with several members of the volunteer organization Operation Military Embrace at the HEARTS Veterans Museum. These dedicated people work with the museum in their efforts…