Growing up in Southern California, Louis Amestoy remained connected to Texas as the birthplace of his father and grandfather. Texas was always a presence in the family’s life. Amestoy’s great-grandparents settled in San Antonio, Texas, drawn by the city’s connections to Mexico and the region’s German communities. In 2019, Louis Amestoy saw an opportunity to make a home in Texas. After 30 years of working for corporate media chains, Louis Amestoy saw a chance to establish an independent voice in the Texas Hill Country. He launched The Lead to be that vehicle. With investment from Meta, Amestoy began independently publishing on Aug. 9, 2021. The Amestoys have called Kerrville home since 2019.
When it came to mocking others, the Aery family was prolific in producing content
In another batch of photos, school board candidate Brandon Aery takes on another target to mock.
A solemn remembrance for Kerr County veterans of Vietnam War
March 29 marked the 50th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War.
Kerr commissioners continue bait and switch on animal shelter
The Kerr County Commissioners Court doesn't seem interested in building the voter-approved animal shelter, and they continue to push back against their promises.