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When the Sealy Economic Development Corporation provided grants to local businesses to help them through financial struggles related to the COVID-19 pandemic, it did so with the caveat that the money … more
The number of active COVID-19 cases has begun to decline in Austin County. The Texas Department of State Health Services reported on Monday that the number of active cases in the county was down … more
The Texas Department of Transportation said its contractor working on demolition of the existing westbound Brazos River bridge will close the turnaround on the west side Thursday night from 7 p.m. to … more
Austin County Commissioners Court will hold a public hearing on the proposed 2020-2021 budget at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 8, in the upstairs courtroom at the Austin County Courthouse in … more
On Aug. 24, members of Austin County State Bank presented the Austin County Sheriff’s Office with peach cobbler recognizing National Peach Pie Day, showing their support of first responders in the … more
Trinity Lutheran Preschool has had to face the realities of the COVID-19 economy and has closed its doors for the 2020-2021 school year. Factored into this decision are the loss of tuition during … more
Two members of America’s Frontline Doctors appeared at a meeting at Faith Academy in Bellville Saturday, touting a controversial cure for COVID-19 and telling the audience of about 120 people … more
The Sealy Independent School District Board of Trustees voted to approve a $.0036 decrease in the tax rate at last Wednesday’s regular meeting in the Sealy ISD administration … more
Another death and 40 new active cases of COVID-19 were reported last week in Austin County by the Texas Department of State Health Services. The sixth death from the virus was reported on Aug. … more
Daniel Bonk comes to Bellville Medical Center with a hefty resume of administering hospital systems that make Bellville look like a small clinic in comparison. That raises the question of why … more
Construction workers labor at building the new Austin County Justice Center Monday morning in Bellville. The new county facility is paid for through a $17 million bond voters approved in 2018. more
Work continues on the Austin County Sheriff’s Office and Jail renovation and expansion Monday Moring on Chesley Street in Bellville. Construction began Feb. 26 and is due to be completed a year … more
Hurricane Laura came ashore around 1 a.m. as a Category 4 storm at the Texas-Louisiana border and is moving across Louisiana as a Category 2 hurricane as of 8 a.m. today. Austin County and most of … more
Susan Rovegno began serving The Sealy News and the Katy Times as their new publisher on Aug. 24. more
The Austin County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the attempted burglary of an ATM at Industry State Bank in the early morning hours of Aug. 12. About 2:30 a.m. Wednesday, two men tried to pry … more
The Sealy City Council discussed a proposed apartment complex at 405 Gebhardt Road, deciding against allowing a variance for more units per acre than is currently permitted.Meeting online on Aug. 18, … more
The Austin County Commissioners Court gave themselves and all elected officials in the county a 3% raise while at the same meeting voting to increase the property tax rate. At Monday’s meeting … more
An event called Freedom From The Pandemic, featuring Dr. Stella Immanuel and Dr. Richard Urso of The Frontline Doctors, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, at Faith Academy in Bellville. … more
Hurricane Laura has rapidly intensified into a Category 4 storm as it approaches landfall. Laura is expected to make landfall Wednesday night into early Thursday near the border between Louisiana … more
The Texas Department of State Health Services announced that a fifth person in Austin County has died of COVID-19. The death came on Aug. 6 and no other details were released. The DSHS reported … more
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