Hill Country Telephone Cooperative, Inc. (Hill Country) recently presented a $5,000 donation to the Mason Rodeo Association. “With its ranching and agricultural based local economy, rodeo is an important part of life for people living in the rural community of Mason, Texas. At Hill Country we are dedicated to promoting rural communities wherever we can and are excited to be part of this great program”, according to Delbert Wilson, CEO of Hill Country. “Being a state sport in Texas, rodeo is used as a program to work with its youth and promote economic opportunity. Donating to this association is a great fit for Hill Country.” Delbert Wilson, Chief Executive Officer of Hill Country Telephone delivered the donation to Pam Armstrong of the Mason Rodeo Association. Also representing Hill Country were Charles Loeffler, President of Hill Country Telecommunications and Board representative of Hill Country Telephone Cooperative; Alan Link, Chief Operations Officer, and Bernice Fischer, Manager of Human Resources and Administration. Also present for the presentation were Mason Rodeo Association members Lex Lehmberg and Denise Blackwell.