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Alamo Springs Ranch Community To Rebuild Destroyed Home

By Steve Roldan KSAT.comPOSTED: Tuesday, August 25, 2009, UPDATED: 6:17 pm CDT August 25, 2009   SAN ANTONIO — It’s a small community in Kendall County now picking up the pieces after a large brush fire.  The fire burned through…

Alamo Springs Ranch Fire Burns 200 Acres on August 24, 2009

About 200 Acres Burn In Kendall County One Home Burned Out Near Fredericksburg By Charles Gonzalez | KSAT.com POSTED: Monday, August 24, 2009 UPDATED: 10:44 pm CDT August 24, 2009 KENDALL COUNTY, Texas — Officials were trying to determine what…

Nevermind About WMA.

Spoke with Rufus Stephens, State Biologist for our area, and he confirmed that one must qualify first for an agricultural valuation (Ag Exemption) before converting to wildlife management. The main reasoning is that it would negatively effect tax revenue for…

Alamo Springs Ranch Wildlife Management Association???

I’ve been trying to figure out how to qualify our property for a wildlife management valuation (similar to Ag Exemption) without building fences and grazing cattle. (My beloved had the idea of an Ag Exemption for keeping Bee Hives for…

Bufo Valliceps – Gulf Coast Toad

Had a visitor recently. My beloved and I took our lawn chairs out to watch the meteor shower August 11th. Although we were one day early I figured we’d see some wayward, date-challenged meteors. Anyway, on the way out to the yard…

Indian Trail Through Alamo Springs Ranch

I had the pleasure of meeting Joe Cooper and his bride Juanita last year. Joe lives in Boerne and has compiled a website, http://voicesofthetexashills.org/ , that has a plethora of information on the history of the Texas hill country. What put me…

Alamo Springs Volunteer Fire Department

Alamo Springs Volunteer Fire Department L-R: Roger Lyon, Kevin Marquardt, Bobby Alston, Herb Calvert, Lucy Alston, Linda Miller, Robert Olson, Gary Miller, David Spencer.   Not in attendance Shannon Meredith A message from Chief Gary Miller https://alamospringsranch.com/?page_id=140

Kudos to Mike and Cindy, Alamo Springs Cafe

Yep, that’s Mike and Cindy’s burger on the front page of Texas Monthly. Congratulations! Go by for great burgers, live music on Saturday nights and a good, old-fashioned experience. Oh, and order a glass of Texas wine from Sistercreek winery.

Local Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes)

Let the dog out about 2:00 am this morning. After he came back in I heard a bizarre animal call that sounded a lot like a crow.  I thought it might be a fox and confirmed by listening to this…

July 4th in Fredericksburg

Just 10 miles north of Alamo Springs Ranch subdivision lies the city of Fredericksburg Texas. This quaint village of population 17,000 had a delightful parade today.