Royal ISD Superintendent Dr. Stacy Ackley and School Board President Elton Foster along with other school personnel joined area law enforcement departments and fire departments in commemorating Officer D. J. Day at the Brookshire Police Department. Agencies participating included Brookshire Police Department, Waller County Constable Precinct 4, Texas Highway Patrol, Katy ISD Police Department, Waller County Sheriff’s Office, Austin County Sheriff’s Office, Hempstead ISD Police Department, Royal ISD Police Department, Brookshire Volunteer Fire Department, Monaville Volunteer Fire Department and Mt. Zion Volunteer Fire Department Photo by Lillie Ruby.

Word of the parties is spread through social media and may bring in outsiders including criminal elements from across the country. Social media notifications can result in a pop-up type party that provides little time for law enforcement to be prepared if the event needs intercession. This flier states there will be unlimited liquor during the party and calls for all colleges to attend. This flier was sent out over Twitter and possibly other social media.


AUSTIN — Texas lawmakers have yet to cast final votes on the marquee issues of the 86th regular session of the Legislature: the state budget, school finance reform and property tax relief.

Everyone cannot be the winner of every contest. The statement has often been made that the second place winner is the first loser.

AUSTIN — Only a month is left for lawmakers to get the state’s business done in the 86th regular session of the Texas Legislature.


An example of a home from Long Lake Limited not an actual home in Kingsland Ranch.

Kingsland Ranch, a new development off Jordan Ranch Blvd south of I-10, was approved by the Waller County Commissioners Court May 8 during its regular weekly meeting.

Governor Gregg Abbott is expected to sign HB #347. That bill introduced by State Representative Phil King of Weatherford would protect people who have moved into the Texas countryside.

Waller ISD Communications May 3-5, Waller High School (WHS) JROTC Drill Teams competed in the National High School Drill Team Championship in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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