Distilled liquors are legal in Hays County, Texas, home to Southwest Texas State University in San Marcos. The sale of mixed beverages is allowed in certain districts, including San Marcos. Over the years, Texas has become increasingly “wet”. In 2003, there were 35 completely wet counties and 51 completely dry counties.
In 1995, there were 53 dry counties and, in 1986, 62 dry counties. The following list reflects the wet, partially wet and dry coding of the map. The region is prone to drought and wildfires can occur at any time. When conditions are extremely dry for extended periods, available grasses and fuels can cause fires to spread quickly. Wildfires can threaten homes and businesses, so it is important to have a Wildfire Action Plan in place. Fire hazard is expected in Texas.
In the small town of Hays County, the second distillery in the entire state was established for several important reasons. On Tuesday, Hays County Commissioners voted unanimously to extend the sale of blended beverages, wine and beer until 2 a.m.The primary mission of the Hays County Fire Marshal's Office (HCFMO) is to protect lives and property from fires, natural and man-made hazards and other events by coordinating with public safety agencies, residents and the community. County clerks must notify TABC and the Texas Secretary of State no later than 15 days after they issue a petition to choose a local option. The first 62 editions of the Texas Almanac are fully searchable to help researchers and students of Texas history.