Presidential disaster declaration means aid for Wimberley flood recovery

| December 23, 2013

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of Texas to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area affected by severe storms and flooding during the period of October 30-31, 2013. The President’s action makes federal funding available to […]

Federal assistance still available for Halloween flood victims

| December 14, 2013

Hays County has been notified that the Small Business Administration has declared Hays County as a disaster area because of the Halloween floods. This means SBA low-interest federal disaster loans are now available to eligible homeowners, renters, business owners and non-profit organizations (not just small businesses as the name implies). Disaster loans up to $200,000 […]

Assistance Organizations for Hays County Flood Victims

| November 6, 2013

The organizations listed below attended the November 5, 2013, disaster resource event at Barton Middle School and have offered their services to Hays County flood victims. If you were unable to attend that event, please contact any agency that you feel can assist you in recovering from the flood based on your individual needs. American […]

Wimberley’s Annual VFW Pro Open Rodeo 2013

| July 5, 2013

Here is a compilation of video shot at the rodeo this week. Once again it was a great rodeo! See ya next year!

New Food Trailer at Blue Hole… All Summer Long!

| April 25, 2013

The city has approved the application of Bid Drip Ice Cream Parlor to be the exclusive food vendor for Blue Hole this summer. The Dripping Springs vendor will locate a 14 x 18 foot food trailer in the swimming area parking lot to sell ice cream, shaved ice, snacks, water, sodas, Gatorade, pizza, corn dogs, […]

The 15th Annual Butterfly Festival Saturday, April 20, 2013 at EmilyAnn Theatre & Gardens

| April 17, 2013

The skies above Wimberley will glisten with the iridescent wings of thousands of butterflies on Saturday, April 20 during the 15th Annual Butterfly Festival at the EmilyAnn Theatre & Gardens. From 10 a.m.  –  4 p.m. the festival will feature butterfly releases, games and crafts, a variety of nature activities,  displays of butterfly art,  concessions, and […]

Burn Ban Lifted!

| April 3, 2013

Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX Effective immediately, the burn ban in Hays County has been lifted until further notice. Typically the burn ban is reviewed each Tuesday at the regularly scheduled Commissioners Court meeting, but the County Judge has the authority to lift the ban or impose an emergency ban if he deems it […]

Burn Ban is in Effect

| February 4, 2013

A ban on outdoor burning is in effect for the city of Wimberley as well as the unincorporated portions of Hays County.