If you have bigger items of garbage lying around, you can get rid of it in a few weeks.
Elgin’s bulk trash pickup is scheduled for Dec. 12-16 on each resident’s trash pickup day.Read more
AUSTIN — A local deputy is recovering after being stabbed while off duty and trying to assist in a store’s investigation.Read more
Bastrop ISD is excited to announce the names for the two new elementary schools that are currently under construction as part of the 2021 Bond Program.Read more
LUFKIN — With Brookshire Brothers’ Bag of Hope program, $10 can go a long way in the fight against food insecurity, company officials said.Read more
Roscoe State Bank, now a division of Cornerstone Capital Bank, SSB, presented a $50,000 check to the Bastrop County Long Term Recovery Team (BCLTRT) to assist in continuation of their Disaster Mortgage Assistance Program.Read more
Someone hit the jackpot in Elgin.Read more
BASTROP — A new county judge has been chosen as fates for commissioner court seats and bonds were also decided.Read more
Veterans were honored and local hunger was combated on Saturday, Nov. 12, at Elgin’s Empty Bowl Project.
The event, which took place at the SPJST lodge, followed the Veterans Day parade downtown.Read more