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Share throwback homecoming photos with the Inquirer

Share your Gonzales High School homecoming memories with the Gonzales Inquirer.  To submit photos, either post them in the Inquirer's comment section or email to …

Smiley City Council ratifies tax rate and approves budget for 2020-2021

At the special called meeting of the Smiley City Council on Sept. 24, 2020, a tax rate of 0.3573 was ratified for the fiscal year of 2020-2021, and the city’s proposed budget was approved.

Nixon City Council ratifies tax rate, approves budget, appoints Amaya to vacant seat

The Nixon City Council ratified a tax rate of 0.3450 and swore in Alderman Rene Amaya at its regular meeting on Sept. 24, 2020.

Gonzales County man arrested by FBI in San Antonio

A Gonzales County man was arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in San Antonio this week after planning to provide support and discussing possible terror attacks in the U.S., according to an unsealed criminal complaint which was filed in the Texas Western District Federal Court.

Daughters of the Republic of Texas to host Gonzales Memorial

A memorial service which has historically honored the Old 18, Immortal 32 and other colonists affected by the Runaway Scrape will be held by the Daughters of the Republic of Texas in Texas Heroes Square at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 2, 2020.

‘Old 18’ reenactment set for Sept. 29

The Sons of the Republic of Texas Chapter 29 will commemorate the “Old Eighteen” refusing to surrender the cannon during an event starting at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 29 at the picnic area across from the historical markers on CR 197.

Jeep Club plans Oct. 3 rally

The Come and Take it Jeep club will be hosting a Come and Take It Jeep Rally through downtown and neighborhoods in Gonzales Oct. 3, 2020 starting at 5 p.m. 
Opinion

Elections Have Consequences

Dear Editor: I am writing this letter as a concerned citizen. I live in District 4 and am worried about the ever increasing price of living and endless regulations in my city. My taxes have …
LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Donor addresses museum cleaning

This letter to the editor is in response to the recent article about the Memorial Museum (The Inquirer, Aug. 6, 2020). The cleaning in 2013 was accomplished with Ms. Quana Childs, formerly an …
LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Questions City on airport

Dear Editor: I want to applaud the Gonzales Economic Development Corporation board of directors for embracing the concept of improving the airport. These matters were addressed in an open …
LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Keep vaccinations current

While we wait for a coronavirus vaccination, the Texas Medical Association and the Texas Pediatric Society urge you to keep your child’s routine vaccinations …