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Wednesday, February 3, 2016 • Posted February 6, 2016
These really are “classics.” They remind me of the rolls that we had almost every Sunday and certainly every Thanksgiving. They’re soft, light, a tiny bit sweet, and I could eat about 20 of them in one sitting. Slather on some butter and/or honey when they’re fresh out of the oven and help yourself to as many of them as you can eat.
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.
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 • Posted February 10, 2016
Today is Mardi Gras. That is French for Fat Tuesday, the beginning of the Lenten season. Tomorrow will be all about sacrifice, solemnity and observation of ritual. For today, we celebrate, and we will do so again in 40 days. Wednesday will be Ash Wednesday, marked by services around the area.
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 • Posted February 10, 2016
Texas Country Music Hall of Famer Johnny Bush will have his annual Birthday at the Llano Country Opry on Saturday, February 13, at the Lantex Theater in Llano. The matinee show will begin at 2:30 PM and the evening show will start at 7:30 PM. Admission is $20.00 per person. Johnny Bush began his career as a member of Ray Price’s Cherokee Cowboys.
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 • Posted February 10, 2016
The Mason Garden Club will have it regular meeting on Tuesday, February 16, 2016, at 2 p.m. at the Mason County M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library, Stribling Room. Guest speaker will be Terry Fisher of Mullin who will present a program on “Wildlife through Photography”. If you like to see beautiful pictures of Texas wildlife and/or wish to learn more about taking your own photos, this is the program for you.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 • Posted January 28, 2016
Two of our Mason County citizens, Stanley and Carolyn Toeppich, both of whom were born and raised here, will celebrate 60 years of marriage on November 26, 2015.   To mark the occasion, their family held an anniversary barbecue for them on October 10th, hosted by their grandson Steven Toeppich and his wife Jayme at their ranch near Tarpley, Texas.
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 • Posted February 10, 2016
The last day to submit application for place on the ballot for the City of Mason General Election for Mayor At-Large, City Commissioner District 1 and City Commissioner District 3 is Friday, February 19, 2016, at 5:00 p.m. Applications are available at the City Office 124 Moody St., by contacting Pattie Grote City Secretary during regular business hours 8:00 a.m.
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 • Posted February 10, 2016
Juan Rojas Vasquez, of Mason, passed away on Tuesday, February 2, at the age of 81. Mr. Vasquez is survived by his wife Maria Elena Vasquez, of Mason, 4 daughters Dora Vasquez and husband Marco Berreles of Mason, Victoria Duarte and husband Ray Duarte Sr. of Mason, Maria Martinez and husband David Martinez of Mason, Gloria Gomez and husband Jose Gomez of Rochelle along with 2 sisters Petra Morales of Iraan and Fidencia Barrientos of Nova, Coah., Mexico, 14 grandchildren and spouses: Maria, Ch ...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 • Posted February 10, 2016
Varsity Cowgirls vs. Junction Tuesday, Feb. 2 Mason 21—22—18—16 = 77 JC 3—8—7—13 = 31 Scoring—Steeley Smith--6, Monaco Schmidt--2, Kenley Stockbridge--11, Justyn Tedder--6, Sara Powell--8, Cheyenne Ivey--2, Kayla Guice--22, Ruby Magnus--14, Katy Armstrong--5, Cristina Mejia--1. Rebounds--Smith--3, Schmidt--2, Stockbridge--1, Tedder--1, Powell--4, Ivey--4, Magnus--10, Armstrong--6, Mejia--2, Gipson--2. Assists--Schmidt--5, Stockbridge--3, Tedder--2, Ivey--1, Guice--2, Arm ...