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Blanco woman receives 30 years in 2016 death of toddler

FROM STAFF REPORTS BLANCO — A 24-year-old woman pleaded guilty in State District Judge Allan Garrett’s courtroom May 17 for her role in the 2016 death of her daughter. The judged sentenced Jamie Petronella to 30 years in prison for her guilty plea to injury to a child for failing to seek medical attention for […]

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Blanco ISD counselor's resignation effective immediately

Blanco ISD counselor’s resignation effective immediately

CONNIE SWINNEY • STAFF WRITER BLANCO — The Blanco Independent School District board of trustees on April 17 accepted the resignation effective immediately of a middle school counselor accused of having an improper relationship with a student. (more…)

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DA’s office gets funding for potential Blanco death penalty case

DA’s office gets funding for potential Blanco death penalty case

CONNIE SWINNEY • STAFF WRITER BLANCO — The Texas Governor’s Office awarded the 33rd/424th Judicial District Attorney’s Office a $223,000 grant Dec. 13 for costs associated with an upcoming capital murder trial that could potentially result in the state seeking the death penalty, officials said. (more…)

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Man shoots at officers during domestic violence investigation

FROM STAFF REPORTS BLANCO — A 50-year-old man remains in custody after firing at least two shots at law enforcement during a brief domestic violence call just east of Blanco, authorities say. (more…)

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