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Waterline work on Shoalwood

There will be some major waterline work beginning in January on the 5700-5800 Block of Shoalwood and it will be closed to traffic except local traffic. So – if you cut through on this street, you won't be able to maybe for two months. Click here to read the...

Clothes Moths

by Wizzie Brown, Texas AgriLife Extension Clothes moths can cause considerable damage to materials containing wool, fur or other animal-derived products.  There are two common clothes moths, case making clothes moths and webbing clothes moths. The names describe the...

Constable’s Notebook – December 2010

By Constable Bruce Elfant

"Tell me about your military service," Travis County Judge Michael Denton asks Joe, a 30 year old who was charged with criminal trespass and assault. Joe told the Judge that he served tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan. His unit was responsible for deploying Navy Seals and retrieving them from their assignments. Joe was the first Veteran to participate in a dry run of the newly formed Travis County Veteran's Court that will hear mostly misdemeanor cases involving Veterans who have been diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Traumatic Brain Injury or other similar illnesses resulting from their service in the armed forces.