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Wednesday, December 17, 2014 • Posted December 17, 2014
Christmas is a special time of year when we get together with our most cherished friends and family members, along with the people we have to put up with in order to get to see our most cherished friends and family members. This is why I get invited to stuff – people want to see my wife, and they can’t invite her without letting me come, too.
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, December 17, 2014 • Posted December 17, 2014
2014 is a strange year. It's not a leap year, February only had 28 days. December 31 will be the 365th day of the year, so no different than any other normal year. But, we have an interesting phenomenon that's going to occur this year. The newspaper this week is the 51st issue of 2014.
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014 • Posted December 17, 2014
Come join Miss Rachel Yount for an artfull afternoon on Saturday December 20 from 2-4 at Panacea. Find your creative side amidst the holiday hustle and bustle. Make decorations, cards, special gifts for the special people in your life. Students will be given ideas and a multitude of media, including recycled materials, to let their imaginations fly.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 • Posted December 17, 2014
The Mason Museum on the Square is celebrating Christmas. Last week the “Mason County News” showed a photograph of antique and vintage Christmas decorative items on loan by Pam Spiller, daughter of Wilburn (“Wibby”) & Faye Shearer. These items will take us all back in time from the Snow Village to the Santa Claus faces.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 • Posted December 17, 2014
Albert and Shirley Keyser were named Outstanding Conservation Rancher for 2014 by the Mason County Soil and Water Conservation District. Mr. and Mrs. Keyser run a ranch in the loyal Valley community. They have always been conservation minded. They practice proper grazing techniques and rotate cattle to allow rest periods for the grass.
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014 • Posted December 17, 2014
The City of Mason will be closed Wednesday and Thursday December 24th and 25th for the Christmas Holidays. Trash trucks will run and pick up as scheduled Monday, Tuesday and Friday (December 22, 23, and 26). Wednesday trash pickup, December 24, will be on Tuesday December 23rd. Thursday trash pickup, December 25, will be on Friday December 26th.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 • Posted December 17, 2014
Velma Lee Scantlin, of Mason, passed away in Llano on Monday, December 8, at the age of 94. Mrs. Scantlin is survived by five children Bobby Ray Scantlin and wife Karen, of Mason, Tony Douglas Scantlin and wife Mary Jo, of Brady, Janie Brewer, of Llano, Linda Tear and husband Bob, of Mason and Christy Scantlin of Brady; two brothers Howard Sanders of Brady and Marvin Sanders and wife Helen of Midland; 21 grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren, 14 great-great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-gre ...
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Wednesday, December 10, 2014 • Updated December 15, 2014 8:40 AM
Mason vs. Canadian Thursday 1 p.m. AT&T Stadium, Arlington Texas We are the Visitors Presale Tickets at Administration: Adult: $12 Student: $8 Parking: $10 All tickets at the Gate: $15 Pep rally time is at 10:00 and the boys are leaving around 11:00 (usually 11:15). We would like the community to line the streets around the square and all the way out the Brady Highway. The Puncher Club has been a major supporter of all Mason sports, both boys and girls, for years.