Judson ISD to open virtually on Aug. 24

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Judson ISD students and teachers will open school on Aug. 24 after the district’s board of trustees voted to approve a new calendar for the upcoming school year. All Judson ISD students will open the year with remote learning, according to Superintendent Jeanette Ball. “We will start virtually, meaning 100 percent of our students will …

Schertz could face water rationing by month’s end

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The Schertz Seguin Local Government Corporation which supplies Schertz with most of its water supply would declare when restrictions are put in place. The Schertz Seguin Local Government Corporation which supplies Schertz with most of its water supply would declare when restrictions are put in place. Photo: Nenov /Getty Images Photo: Nenov /Getty Images Image …

Texas Black Legislative Caucus Introduces George Floyd Act to Curb Police Use of Force

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click to enlarge James Dobbins Black members of the Texas Legislature have introduced a police-reform proposal to ban chokeholds, require officers to intervene when a colleague is using undue force and limit individual cops’ immunity from lawsuits. The legislation, championed by members of the Texas Legislative Black Caucus, is dubbed the George Floyd Act, after …

San Antonio’s Hotel Valencia Offers Argentina-Inspired Packages for Pandemic Staycations

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click to enlarge Courtesy Hotel Valencia For those sick of being cooped up at home but still wary of hopping on a plane, San Antonio’s Hotel Valencia has got you covered. The downtown hotel has rolled out a Tango in the Courtyard room package for exclusive, socially distant outdoor entertainment, inspired by Buenos Aires and …

15 H-E-B employees have tested positive for coronavirus in San Antonio so far in August

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Fifteen in-store H-E-B employees in San Antonio have tested positive for COVID-19 so far in August, according to the grocery store chain’s website. Fifteen in-store H-E-B employees in San Antonio have tested positive for COVID-19 so far in August, according to the grocery store chain’s website. Photo: Billy Calzada /Staff File Photo Photo: Billy Calzada …

Bexar County parks will be closed during Labor Day weekend to help slow spread of COVID-19

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Mayor Ron Nirenberg, left, and Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff speak during the daily briefing about the coronavirus on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020. Mayor Ron Nirenberg, left, and Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff speak during the daily briefing about the coronavirus on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020. Photo: Matthew Busch /Contributor Photo: Matthew Busch /Contributor Image …