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Schubert resigns from Texas House; joins Blinn College

CALDWELL — State Representative Leighton Schubert (R-Caldwell) announced that he is resigning as State Representative for House District 13 effective Feb. 4, 2018. “Serving the people of … more

Police Blotter

The following call log was released by the Sealy Police Department for the time period of Jan. 11 through Jan. 18, 2018. Inclusion in the call log is not an implication of guilt. Officers … more

Bank robber apprehended

Local police asked for the public’s help in identifying a man who was caught on surveillance tape following a Jan. 8 robbery at Woodforest National Bank in the Sealy Walmart – and about a week … more

NFIB-Texas praises Kolkhorst for 100 percent small business voting record

AUSTIN - Citing her support for local businesses, the National Federation of Independent Business - Texas Chapter (NFIB-Texas), the state’s leading small business association, announced today that … more

More than 2,000 Blinn students earn academic honors

More than 2,000 Blinn College students earned academic honors during the Fall 2017 semester, the College announced today. Blinn named 908 students to its prestigious President’s Scholars List, … more

Juvenile arrested for suspected arson

Last Thursday, deputies with the Austin County Sheriff’s Office and multiple fire departments responded to a house fire at 2565 Track Road West near New Ulm. The house was destroyed but the … more

School board to vote on bus seat belts

After having its previous meeting time canceled due to inclement winter weather, the Sealy ISD school board is holding their monthly meeting this week. One of the things that will be discussed is the … more

Livestock Report:

For Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 Receipts – 243 compared to 996 last week Trend – Higher Choice Steer Calves 150-300 lbs. – $190-225 300-400 lbs. - $180-215 400-500 lbs. - … more

Austin County youth attend 2018 national 4-H/FFA roundup

DENVER – More than 1,000 youth from more than 33 states including Alberta, Canada, attended the Western National Roundup Jan. 4-7, 2018, in Denver. The conference, now in its 98th year, is held … more


My first deer was a doe. Doe hunting was finally being accepted in the Hill Country. Earlier, when first proposed by Texas Parks and Wildlife, it had been a battle. Nearly half a century later, … more

I literally love my nieces and nephews

I had the great privilege of spending the weekend in Dallas with my family. My parents live about 20 minutes away from my fabulous sister Carla, who has been married for 18 years to my fabulous … more

Peña sentencing delayed

The sentencing hearing for former Austin County Tax Assessor-Collector Marcus Pena, originally scheduled for Jan. 22, was delayed to March 8, Texas Attorney General’s Office prosecutor Julie Stone … more


WoodmenLife Coat Drive WoodmenLife Chapter 105 of Sealy is sponsoring a coat drive in conjunction with the First Baptist Church. All sizes of coats are welcomed and may be dropped off at the … more

Elementary construction continues amid weather

After a brief delay by winter weather, construction at the site of the new Sealy Elementary School resumed late last week as members of the Sealy ISD school board and members of the committee that … more

Weather causes two-day shutdown in Sealy

Ice and snow prompted a brief shut-down of city government, local businesses and Sealy schools last week. The hazardous conditions came through late Jan. 15 and roads were still being sanded the … more

Q&A with the coach

We sat down with Coach Brian Barone this week – by phone, since he’s on the road with his team in Illinois – to ask him how the season is going and what advice he’d give to young players. … more

Adulting is hard; parenting is harder

About five years ago we looked at our then-1 ½-year-old and realized our school days were numbered. Our little guy was growing up fast and before we knew it, the time would come for him to enroll in … more

Sheriff's Report

The Austin County Sheriff’s Office released a report of arrests and bookings for Jan. 5-11. Inclusion in the report does not implicate guilt. Robert Gonzales was arrested for displaying … more

Planting time for spring gardens is around the corner, so prep now

OVERTON – The time is now for East Texas vegetable gardeners to make preparations for planting early varieties and spring garden staples, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service … more

Newspaper redesign unveiled

The Sealy News recently unveiled a new design of the print version of the newspaper as well as the website, The changes come after an extensive overhaul of how news is reported and … more
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