Millions of dollars headed to Bexar County to help opioid addicts get more resources
Bexar County residents who have an opioid addiction will soon have more resources available to help them after the county approved a roughly $12 million portion of a settlement between the State of Texas and Johnson & Johnson worth more than $290 million.
Report on BCSO deputy’s fatal shooting of Nicholas Norris leaves out sheriff’s claims
A report about Nicholas Norris, who was fatally shot by a Bexar County sheriff’s deputy in September, submitted to the Office of the Attorney General raised some questions about the initial account of the shooting provided by Sheriff Javier Salazar.
Bexar County commissioner fears new precinct boundaries could bring new opponent
A seemingly routine county redistricting process turned contentious as Precinct 4 Commissioner Tommy Calvert accused Precinct 1 Commissioner Rebeca Clay-Flores of possibly putting a political opponent into his district. Calvert is up for re-election in the March 2022 primary.
Seven indicted in child sex sting operation, Bexar County DA’s office says
A Bexar County grand jury indicted seven people arrested in a four-day undercover operation involving the Bexar County District Attorney’s Office, the Olmos Park Police Department and the Texas Attorney General’s Office Child Exploitation Unit.
Community Labs expands screenings to SMCISD
Community Labs, a nonprofit laboratory based in San Antonio which was established in 2020 to help fight the spread of COVID-19 in schools, has expanded its screenings beyond Bexar County, including at[San Marcos, TX] [Hays County news] News San Marcos News, San Marcos Record [Texas State]sanmarcosrecord.com