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Saturday, April 4, 2020 - 9:25am

The Kendall County Office of Emergency Management and the city of Boerne on Saturday morning reported a new case of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the community.

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 12:31pm

 

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 12:00am

A woman whose husband has a confirmed case of COVID-19 was reported to be out and about grabbing a takeout order from a restaurant as well as running errands earlier this week in Comfort, sparking county and even Boerne officials to reiterate the importance of self-isolation and the responsibility of citizens to take the threat of the virus seriously.

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 12:00am

Mike and Mandy Jones, the Boerne couple whose 500,000-light Christmas display was featured on national television last December, are at it again – for Easter.

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 12:00am

On Wednesday afternoon, the city of Boerne announced that one of the eight people confirmed to have COVID- 19 in Kendall County recently visited a local Boerne business.

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 12:00am

A field of bluebonnets provides some brilliant spring color to a field near the Boerne Skate Park. Star photos by Keith E. Domke

News

Saturday, April 4, 2020 - 9:25am

The Kendall County Office of Emergency Management and the city of Boerne on Saturday morning reported a new case of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the community.

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 12:31pm

 

Sports

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 12:09am

Former Sul Ross State University and Boerne High running back A.C. Lex will be inducted into the Sul Ross Athletics Hall Of Honor during the 34th Annual Alumni Gala.

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 12:08am

Boerne Champion girls basketball coach Marsha Hammond has been named the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches 5A Region IV Coach of the Year. Four girls coaches, one

Opinions

I originally this week was going to write a column centered on April Fools’ Day – that annual day that rolls around on April 1 that is set aside for silly fun and practical jokes.

Mar 31, 2020 - 00:00

Ho-hum. Or maybe it’s hooooo-hummmmm!

Mar 27, 2020 - 00:00

I’ve been at this for a long, long time. In fact, I was a newspaper man before the industry used computers. We needed a darkroom for photography work. The Internet wasn’t even a thought in anyone’s mind. Neither was email.

As annoying as it is, I’m a silver linings kind of gal. It’s actually why I stayed out of the newspaper industry for so long, instead opting for the fluffy world of magazine writing.

Obituaries

Apr 3, 2020 - 00:00

William Lane Holt, 77, of Boerne passed on from this life into eternity at 8:30 AM on Thursday, April 2, 2020, in his home surrounded by his family. Due to the coronavirus pandemic there will be no public services at this time but a Celebration of Life is planned for live streaming. Arrangements are under the care and direction of the staff of Holt & Holt Funeral Home of Boerne. To share words of comfort with the family, please visit www.holtfh.com

Mar 31, 2020 - 00:00

Jacqueline Eileen (Coleman) Smith, 76, of Boerne, passed peacefully in the evening of Wednesday, March 25, 2020. She will be laid to rest at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery alongside her soulmate and the love of her life Paul Allen Smith.

Mar 31, 2020 - 00:00

On Wednesday, March 25, 2020, Charles Lee Witherow, loving husband and father of two daughters, passed away at the age of 78 after a brief illness.

Mar 31, 2020 - 00:00

Robert Adrion, Jr., 78, of Fair Oaks Ranch, passed away on Wednesday, March 25, 2020. Services are pending. To share words of comfort with the family, please visit www.holtfh.com.