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Over the course of the past week and a half, the community of Gonzales has pulled off a couple of amazing events with great aplomb.  The two events were the Sisters on the Fly group holding … more
Gonzales Inquirer, On behalf of the Luling Watermelon Thump Association, I want to extend a heartfelt thank you for your advertising contribution. Support from businesses like yours are why we … more
Dear Sirs, I have noticed that Pastor Clint Lowery’s column has not been included in the last two editions of the Inquirer. I have found his columns to always be thought-provoking and … more
The community’s favorite weekend of the year is once again upon us as Gonzales gears up for the 63rd annual Come and Take It Celebration. The festival celebrates the historic first shot of Oct. … more
Sometimes on this journey called life, we are blessed to meet new people who can change our understanding of the way things are and the way things should be. I was fortunate to have it happen to me … more
1835: October 2, first shot fired in Texas Revolution after colonists refuse to surrender cannon saying, “Come and take it” October 11, Stephen F. Austin arrived and took command of … more
I was visiting with some friends about six weeks ago when I got a surprise message on my phone. I read the stunning message, and felt my pulse quicken. Not only was I startled by its content, but … more
Over the course of the past few weeks, the good citizens and clubs serving the community of Gonzales have asked me on three different occasions to participate as a judge in local cookoffs and … more
I was raised by my grandparents in Aberdeen, Md., and we visited people in nursing homes and hospitals so naturally, I did the same with Don, driving the children and I during most of our almost 60 … more
I wanted to express my disappointment that the explicit details, painting a vulgar picture, included in G. McGinley’s article concerning the alleged sexual assault charge against the … more
I wasn’t sure if I should start this column quoting Willie Nelson’s “On the Road Again” (I just can’t wait to get on the road again) or if I should recite the … more
It has been an interesting past few weeks to say the least. I attended my first ever NRA banquet, had guests over to the RV park to celebrate my new motor home, and even hosted a night of trivia … more
1835: 29, Mexican government in San Antonio demands return of cannon from citizens of Gonzales. 1842: September, Mexican General Adrian Woll attacked San Antonio and captured the members of … more
Editor note: This letter was written in response to Terence J. Fitzwater’s Publisher’s Perspective column titled “No question, GBRA must be eliminated” from the Aug. 29 … more
Dear friends, I am Patsy Virgil Scherrer, the president of the Passion for Paws Memorial Animal Shelter located on 761 CR 483, Nixon, Texas and as you might have heard, we have moved to a new … more
Last week there was stunning news out of Seguin. A press release from the Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority (GBRA) announced to the state of Texas that the GBRA would be draining the last four … more
Editor’s note: this open letter is addressed to Mr. Kevin Patteson, General Manager of the Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority. Mr. Patteson, Since 2016, our community has struggled with the … more
On Aug. 24, 2017, Texans along the coast began eyeing Tropical Storm Harvey with varying levels of concern. By the evening of August 25, the National Weather Service was advising communities … more
Editor’s Note: A reader sent an email to local officials requesting assistance with robocalls. As a local official, I ask that you encourage GVTC to incorporate necessary changes to reduce … more
Several days a week, I take my 11-month old grandson for walks around town. This experience has been eye-opening. It has made me aware that Gonzales has many positive aspects and some negative … more
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