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Wednesday, July 29, 2015 • Posted July 30, 2015
During the last weekend, Sean, Kelly and I traveled to McAllen to pack up their home there and move it to the new house up on Post Hill. We couldn't have chosen a worse weekend for the move, as the temperatures down in the Valley were just as hot as they were in Mason, and their relative humidity was much higher than what we endure here. For the last two years, Kelly and his family have been renting while they sought the right house to make their home.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 • Posted November 26, 2014
In the early morning hours of November 20, EMS responded to a call at the Mason County Jail after the Jailer discovered that an inmate, Crystal Haley, had attempted to take her own life. The EMS was unable to revive Ms. Haley. Sheriff Buster Nixon reported to the Mason County Commissioners' Court on Monday, November 24, that the death was being investigated by the Texas Rangers.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 • Posted July 30, 2015
Private property rights are some of the most important privileges available to us in Texas! They are protected by many case law precedents and have been for many, many years. Most of these precedents came about before sand plants and wind farms even existed. The rights that accompany the ownership of land are not absolute.
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Wednesday, May 13, 2015 • Updated May 15, 2015 12:22 PM
The Golf Tournament has been canceled due to rain. It will be rescheduled at a later date. The Mason Puncher Club is holding its 13th Annual Golf Tournament Saturday, May 16th at the Mason Golf Course. The tournament will be a 4 person 18 hole scramble with 1 mulligan and bonus string.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 • Updated July 29, 2015 2:34 PM
The Mason Garden Club met Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at the Stribling Room of the Mason County Library. Pest Management was the topic of the program. Jeff Durst, owner of The Green House in Mason, gave the presentation on different organic methods for pest control in the garden. There were 13 members present.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 • Updated July 29, 2015 1:50 PM
Bennett Brown Mutschink celebrates his 100th day in one of his Moopaw’s homemade outfits from 65 years ago. Bennett was born April 12, 2015 in Dallas to Mark and Sharon Mutschink. Proud grandparents are Stephen and Joyce Mutschink.
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Wednesday, July 29, 2015 • Updated July 29, 2015 2:06 PM
Employee of the Year named during annual festivities Kerrville, Texas—It’s the one day each year that all 12,000 employee Team Partners at the over 225 locations of UniFirst Corporation (NYSE: UNF) across North America take a break from their busy schedules and come together to honor the memory of Aldo Croatti, the man who started the billion-dollar uniform service and supply company in July of 1936.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 • Updated July 29, 2015 2:24 PM
Margaret D. Brown of Hilda passed away on July 20, 2015, in Austin, Texas, at the age of 79. Margaret was born to Daisy Durham on September 19, 1936, in San Antonio, Texas. Margaret married her high school sweetheart, Franklin Brown, on December 26, 1953. After retiring as an executive secretary from Southwestern Bell, Margaret retired with Frank to the Hill Country.
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Wednesday, July 29, 2015 • Updated July 29, 2015 2:17 PM
Faith Ingracia, the feature twirler for the puncher band, participated in the National Baton Twirling Competition held at Notre Dame University in South Bend, Indiana. She placed third in Flag Baton, third in Twirling Two Batons, tenth in X-Strut, tenth in Solo, and twenty first out of fifty in Twirling Three baton.