Category: Austin County News

Austin County Hay Show Celebrates Top Forage Producers

The Annual Austin County Hay Show and Fall Forage program recently concluded, recognizing outstanding forage producers in the region. With participants from Austin and Waller Counties, the event provided an opportunity for ranchers to showcase their forage samples and gain valuable insights from expert presentations. The winners, including Overall Grand Champion Kash Krueger and Overall Reserve Champion Matt Waak, earned well-deserved recognition for their contributions to the industry.

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Austin County Drug Task Force Assists in Glidden Drug Bust

The Austin County Task Force played a crucial role in a recent drug bust in Glidden, Texas. Working alongside the Colorado County Sheriff’s Office, the task force seized a significant quantity of narcotics and arrested a suspect involved in drug distribution. This collaborative effort highlights the commitment of local law enforcement to combatting drug-related crimes in the Austin County area.

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Youth Excel at 2023 Austin County’s Annual Forage Contest

Young agricultural enthusiasts in Austin County showcased their expertise at the Annual Youth Forage Contest. Competing in hay assessment, plant identification, and forage knowledge, these future farming leaders demonstrated their skills and knowledge. The event celebrated their dedication to the agricultural industry.

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During the week from Monday, October 2, 2023, to Sunday, October 8, 2023, the Austin County Jail saw a number of individuals being booked following their arrests. This report aims to provide an overview of the incidents that occurred within Austin County during this time period. It will include information about the individuals’ names, physical descriptions, arresting agencies, dates of arrest, charges brought against them, explanations of those charges, and details about their bond amounts. By examining this report, we can gain insight into the nature of the arrests and the types of charges faced by individuals in Austin County during this specified week.

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Austin County Sheriff’s Office Seeks Information on Suspects Involved in Burglary of Motor Vehicles

The Austin County Sheriff’s Office is actively seeking information from the public regarding a recent incident involving multiple burglaries of motor vehicles. This incident took place on September 22, 2023, at the Bellville Golf Course. Law enforcement officials have released images of the suspects believed to be involved in these criminal activities and are urging anyone with information to come forward. 

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