Everything changed when the spill gate at Lake Dunlap failed. Residents watched as their cherished lake retreated leaving behind a muddy mess and precious few answers about what would happen in the months ahead.
They gathered along the banks of what used to be Lake Wood and talked. A group of neighbors, property owners, friends and elected officials looked out into the forest that sprouted up in the three years since a spill gate failure drained the lake, leaving only the river channel.
SEGUIN — A few weeks ago, members of the Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority leadership team visited Guadalupe County Commissioners Court to make a dire plea for help.