Mason County News
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Wednesday, March 5, 2014 • Posted March 5, 2014
The time will change on Sunday morning at 2:00 am. Be sure to turn your clocks AHEAD by one hour before going to bed. This time, I am certain of the direction!
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 • Posted November 21, 2013
Ready for some more Puncher Football? Follow the Mason Punchers to their first playoff game! The Punchers face off with the Shiner Comanches in Leander, Texas, at 7:30 pm on Friday, November 22, 2013. The game is at the Bible Memorial Stadium 3301 S. Bagdad Road. Please dress appropriately warm for COLD AND WET WEATHER!
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 • Posted October 31, 2013
On Sunday morning at 2:00 am... Set your clocks back by ONE HOUR Saturday night before going to bed, so you can be on time!!!
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • Posted April 24, 2014 • Photos
Mason, TX April 16th, 2014— Mason County SWCD #223 wants to remind you that each of us has a connection to natural resources. The National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) is celebrating the 59th year of Stewardship week April 27 – May 4, 2014. The 2014 Stewardship Week is themed, “DIG DEEPER: Mysteries in the soil”.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • Posted April 24, 2014
My favorite Christmas movie is ‘A Christmas Story,’ in which little Ralphie wants a Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas. It’s a great movie and, of course, a classic piece of Americana. I try to watch it at least once a year. The first time I saw it, though, I was hardly prepared for the horror scene toward the end.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • Posted April 24, 2014 • Photos
The MacMillan/Cavness family reunion brought together many extended relatives recently, including: Back row: Hebert Cavness, James Bolinger, Gerry & Don Daniel, Linda Bolinger, Dwayne & Martha Leifeste, Nona Evans, Front row: Jim Dott, Melanie & Brandin Bolinger (James' wife & son).
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • Posted April 24, 2014
I am sure that all of you have always known that events happen in threes. Bill and Nita now have proof, as their daughter, Keeta, recently called to tell that our grandson, Aiden, had been accepted into the Westchester Academy, a charter school, beginning his sixth grade. She also states that she has recently received a new role and promotion with her employer, Ryerson Steel, of Houston in sales and quotations in the Fabrication Division.
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Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • Posted April 24, 2014
Plans have been made by the Community of Mason Health Care Servers for the MASON COMMUNITY HEALTH FAIR on Wed., April 30, 2014, from 11am to 2pm, at Fellowship Hall of St Paul Lutheran Church. At this time, vendors from San Angelo, Brady, Kerrville, Llano, Fredericksburg, and Mason are planning to be there to do FREE screening, answer questions, and give information “If you are feeling overwhelmed, depressed or unable to do the things you once enjoyed, it may be time to take a moment to asse ...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • Posted April 24, 2014 • Photos
Mason High School Project Graduation 2014 would sincerely like to thank Pedernales Electric of Johnson City and Alpha Beta Psi for their generous donations to our organization. This money will be used towards our beloved Seniors special night where they will have a time to have fun with their classmates and be given prizes that they will need for their next chapters of life.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • Posted April 24, 2014
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- April 22, 2014 – The 20th Anniversary Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America will soon embark on its first ever coast-to-coast tour, stopping at the Willow Creek Café in Mason, Texas, on Tuesday, May 6, from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Led by former NASCAR driver and racing analyst Kyle Petty, more than 200 Charity Ride participants, including several celebrity riders, will travel 2,800 miles to raise funds and awareness for Victory Junction – a camp created by the Petty family ...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • Posted April 24, 2014 • Photos
On Tuesday, April 15th, seven members of the Mason Garden Club, took a day trip to Austin to tour the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center and learn more about the native plants of Texas. After a stop at their Gift Shop, the group traveled on down the road to eat lunch on the lovely patio at Jack Allen’s Kitchen.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • Posted April 24, 2014
Hill Country Memorial Hospital Foundation is focusing its spring appeal on the goal of raising funds to purchase a digital breast tomosynthesis machine. This new machine uses 3D technology to create a clearer, more precise image of the breast. The 3D tomosynthesis mammogram machine operates like a CT scanner. It captures image “slices” of the breast from different angles and reconstructs them to produce an enhanced, highly accurate picture.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • Posted April 24, 2014 • Photos
The Fredericksburg Music Club is pleased to present LoAn Lin in concert on the piano on April 27, 2014. The concert will be held at the Fredericksburg United Methodist Church, 1800 N. Llano St., at 3:00. Seating will open at 2:30. While there is no charge for this concert, donations will be accepted.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • Posted April 24, 2014
Since London is a suburb of Erna, I will try to squeeze in a little about London, as it has outlived Erna as a metropolis and is still flourishing with a little activity, especially on Saturday night, as this has always been the trademark of London. When I lived in Houston, one would ask where I was from and I would say London and the reply was “Oh yes, London Hal” a common denominator.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • Posted April 24, 2014
Mason advanced 10 players to the state tennis tournament. All the boys and girls doubles teams, as well as the mixed doubles team made it out of the main draw without dropping a set. Along with the doubles teams, Mason advanced two singles players to the quarter-finals, but each lost out to medalist in hard fought battles.