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Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 16, 2014
“Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?” ~ Abraham Lincoln ~ Most of us who hunt and fish and eat red meat wonder, when we hear of the ridiculous behavior of antis, how anyone could be so clueless. To those with the facts, who understand that hunters and anglers pay the great majority of the cost of preserving wildlife habitat and enforcing game laws, it’s obvious that without us wildlife would suffer, and some species would disappear.
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 • Posted January 8, 2014
Felicia Lee Smith, age 27, of Mason, passed away Saturday, January 4, 2014. Services are pending at Leatherwood Memorial Chapels in Mason. A full obituary will appear in next week's edition of the News.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 16, 2014
The recent article by the Mayor evoked memories of big cities and loud noises. San Antonio adopted the large container automated collection system and in my opinion created a visual nightmare when citizens were unable to “hide” the cans due to their huge size and ungainly handling qualities. The median age in Mason should in itself answer the question of whether continued present service or change to the automated behemoths would be best. Let’s keep some of the small city in Mason and e ...
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Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 16, 2014
Save the Date! December 4th, 4:00 - 7:00 p.m., a Cottage Christmas Fundraiser for Second Chance - Mason Animal Rescue. At the home of Kay Hudler, 537 Westmoreland, Mason. Donate $20.00 and become a PAW PAL for Second Chance! Door Prizes and some Surprises. Please join us!
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 16, 2014
Rainbow Prism, Pam Scott’s latest quilting creation, is on display in the Stribling Room of the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library. Pam commented, “This is another modern quilt that reflects my fascination with color. I saw the pattern online, and it just made me happy! I couldn’t wait to try it with some of my favorite jewel tone fabrics.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 16, 2014
Together with big sister Macy, “Tooter” & Jimma Robertson of Boerne are proud to announce the birth of John Preston Robertson III. Born on September 4, Preston weighed eight pounds, one ounce, and was 21.5 inches. Proud grandparents are Jim & Kitty Cone of Llano.
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Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 15, 2014
Several Mason residents have been the intended targets of scams involving subscription renewals for their daily newspapers (i.e. San Antonio, San Angelo). The companies perpetrating the scams call and inform the subscriber that their renewals are due, or that the subscription rate has increased. They then ask the subscriber to give them either a credit card number or the information for their bank account so that an electronic check can be issued for payment. Do NOT give callers such personal ...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 15, 2014
Funeral services for Halton Autrey Pilcher were held at 2:00 PM Thursday October 9 at First Baptist Church of Sherman with Dr. Mike Lawson and Pastor Tim Clayton officiating. A second funeral service was held at 3:00 PM Saturday October 11 at the Hilda United Methodist Church near Mason, Texas.
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Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 15, 2014
The seventh grade came out Thursday ready to play as they came out quick and fast against Center Point. The offensive line improved greatly from last week and our backs did an excellent job reading their blocks. The receivers even did an excellent job blocking and catching the ball. Our special teams even got a score when the defense pinned them deep in their own territory and recovered a punt in the end zone.