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Wednesday, October 29, 2014 • Posted October 30, 2014
Castillo San Felipe del Morro is a citadel in Puerto Rico. It was built during the 16th century, the Spanish heyday, when Spain was pretty much running around being In Charge of stuff. This was before Britain got done smacking Napoleon, and therefore hadn’t yet had time to spank Spain like an unruly stepchild.
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 29, 2014 • Posted October 30, 2014
Mr. Mayor, I sincerely hope that you reconsider your push to purchase the new style trash truck and switch to the large containers. You stated in your column that the city could save money on insurance but I don’t see how since you are still going to have two people on the trash truck anyway.
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Wednesday, October 29, 2014 • Posted October 30, 2014
Be our Guest! The fourth grade faculty and students at Mason Elementary would consider it a great pleasure if all of our Mason County veterans would join us for a luncheon on Tuesday, November 11th at Mason Elementary immediately following the Veteran’s Day Service on the courthouse lawn. Please come and let us thank you in person for your extraordinary service to our country!
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 • Posted October 30, 2014
Just received conformation from National Headquarters that Lawrence Spell, Post Commander, and Carl Tapp, Post Quartermaster, have been named National-Aide-de-camps to Commander in chief John Stroud. They were recommended for this position by State commander Joe Hayes. This is another honor for our post for the great year we had last year.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 • Posted October 30, 2014
The Mason Community Foundation is proud to announce that another milestone has been made, in topping the $250,000 mark (a Quarter of a Million dollars!) in grants contributed back to the community. The grants recently awarded were to the Mason Basketball Association, Steady Steps, Odeon Preservation and Mason Community Choir.
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Wednesday, October 29, 2014 • Posted October 29, 2014
Larry W. Scevers, age 72 of Lampasas, TX passed away October 22, 2014, at his home. Larry was born August 27, 1942 in Brady, TX, the son of Albert Washington Keith and Bessie Lorene Scevers. Larry was a teacher and a counselor for the LISD for many years. He had lived in Lampasas for the past 37 years. Survivors include his wife, Glenda Scevers of Lampasas Son, Michael Scevers and wife Stephanie of Saginaw Daughters; Stacie Scevers Core and husband Adam of Lampasas Russann Hankins and husb ...
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Wednesday, October 29, 2014 • Posted October 29, 2014
The JV white team played very well against a very good Goldthwaite team. The backs ran the ball hard behind good blocking from the guys in the trenches. The defense played a very physical game and held strong against the Eagle Offense. The Punchers won 40-14.