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Thursday, June 13, 2019
Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $782.1 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $782.1 million in local sales tax allocations for June, 10.1 percent more than in June 2018. These allocations are based on sales made in April by businesses ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article
Monday, June 10, 2019
Gosselink Selected To Lead Bastrop High School   June 10, 2019     (Bastrop) – Bastrop High School Assistant Principal John Gosselink has been chosen as the next principal of that campus. He replaces outgoing principal Brad Brown, who will be retiring.   For nearly 20 years prior to campus administration, Gosselink was one of the most popular and celebrated teachers at Bastrop High School. ...read more
Categories: School District, General News Article
Friday, June 07, 2019
CASA of Bastrop, Fayette & Lee Counties Focuses on Families During National Reunification Month Bastrop, Texas – For many, June is the start of summer vacations and kids heading off to camp. What many don’t know is that June is National Reunification Month, and CASA of Bastrop, Fayette & Lee Counties is setting out to break down common misconceptions around families involved in the foster care ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, June 06, 2019
CASA of Bastrop, Fayette & Lee Counties’ Volunteers have served 99 abused and neglected children in Bastrop County, but there are still 29 children without a CASA Volunteer. Our goal is to provide every vulnerable child with a CASA to stay by their side during one of the most difficult times of their lives. Ready to speak up for a child? Learn more and get involved by calling 512.409.0771 ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 04, 2019
Scot Bunch Named BISD Chief Of Police/Director Of Safety & Security   June 3, 2019   Scot Bunch will join Bastrop ISD as Chief of Police/Director of Safety & Security, replacing Jeff Yarbrough who resigned in March. The district’s police force has been under the direction of Officer Colin Shadwell, who will remain in place as interim until Bunch fully transitions into the role later this ...read more
Categories: Press Release, School District