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Wednesday, September 10, 2014 • Posted September 10, 2014 • Photos
The Punchers had their first home game of the 2014 season last Friday and they welcomed the DeLeon Bobcats to Puncher Stadium. It would be a tough night for the DeLeon team; but, it was a good night for the Punchers. On the first play of the game, Miguel Castillo carried the ball 65-yards for a Puncher touchdown, setting the mood for the night.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 • Posted September 4, 2014 • Photos
As we begin this new year of Religious Education, we remember the early Catholics who settled in this community bringing with them their faith. They gathered in homes when the priest could travel by horseback from Fredericksburg to celebrate Mass with them. Their faith was strong. With the grace of God and after much planning and sacrificing they built a church.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 29, 2014 • Photos
Here are a few pictures from last week's JV and Varsity scrimmages.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 23, 2014 • Photos
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 23, 2014 • Photos
Pictures courtesy of MR. Lavender Photo
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 • Updated July 18, 2014 11:48 AM • Photos
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 • Posted July 3, 2014 • Photos
The Lions Club District 2-A1 Has for it’s new District Governor; John Gammill of the Mason Lions Club, Gammill is the first Lion from the Mason Lions Club to serve as District Governor. Gammill will be Governor for the 2014-2015 Lions Year. District 2-A1 is an expansive West Texas district that stretches from Kingsland to Midland and Sweetwater to Junction.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 • Posted June 11, 2014 • Photos
Riata met at the beautiful home of KK and George Brannies for their end of the Club year party. Husbands were special invited guests. A catered meal was served by Boon Docks in Brady, deserts and appetizers were provided by Club members. A good time was had by all in a beautiful setting around the pool.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 • Posted June 11, 2014 • Photos
In the season when pomp is exceeded only by circumstance, B. H. Carroll Theological Institute got a “double dose” of flowing robe formality with the inauguration of a new president, followed a few weeks later by commencement exercises. Dr. Gene Wilkes, 26-year pastor at Legacy Church in Plano and former member of the Carroll faculty and Board of Governors, assumed the presidency of the Arlington seminary. Wilkes succeeds the founding president, Dr.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 • Posted June 11, 2014 • Photos
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 • Posted May 29, 2014 • Photos
During last Monday night's City Commission meeting, Mayor Brent Hinckley was once again administered the oath of office.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 • Posted May 28, 2014 • Photos
There were 110+ people in attendance at the Peter’s Prairie School historical marker dedication. A ceremony was held to honor the 93 year old educational institution and all the students who received an education there. Mason Boy Scout Troop 281, guided by troop leader Sheri Jordan, raised the flag and led the crowd in the Pledge of Allegiance.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 • Posted May 25, 2014 • Photos
Mason County Farm Bureau recently conducted an Ag Field Day for the Mason Elementary 3rd and 4th graders. The program is designed to teach the young students about agriculture and how they are exposed to all elements of agriculture and its by-products though out their daily lives. Directors of the Mason County Farm Bureau gave presentations over: Cotton, Beef and Dairy, Wheat and Corn, and Sheep and Goats as well as a Session on Ag Careers to show the many jobs that are related to the Agricultu ...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 • Posted May 25, 2014 • Photos
Mason Elementary’s First and Second Grades took a tour of the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Library on May 14. They learned about getting a library card, and Patti Grote, Librarian, showed them some of the new books. She also told them about the Summer Reading Programs—Read-to-Swim, Book Hounds Club, and Read With a Dog.
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 • Posted May 15, 2014 • Photos
The Mason Study Club held its annual end of the year picnic on Tuesday, May 6, at the home of Judy and Paul Branch. The Social Committee did a wonderful job coordinating all of the delicious food and setting the scene on this very breezy evening! The hostesses were Kay Hudler, chairperson, Pam Scott, Nanci Gibbons, Linda Kesler, Maudie Bergmann, Nan Larrimore and Carol Sattler.