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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 23, 2014
Interested in the stars and other heavenly bodies? If you are, be sure to make Dr. Paul Derrick’s free program, A Beginner’s Guide to Learning the Night Sky, this Saturday from 4:00-6:00 P.M. in the Stribling Room. He’ll return at 8:00 P.M. on the track behind the library to give a “naked eye” Sky Tour, pointing out constellations, stars, and other objects of the night sky. New Arrivals: (All quotes are from publishers’ summaries) Audiobooks: Best Kept Secret by Jeffrey Archer (C ...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 23, 2014
We non-celebrities of the world—and there are millions of us—are fueled by whirling curiosity about show business folks of glitz and glamour abiding comfortably in luxury’s lap. On familial matters of the rich and famous, we are happily outside the loop—some of us further outside than others. Citizens old enough to have observed, heard about or experienced life for multiple decades, thrive on accounts of relationships—even if they are bittersweet--like the one between the late Henry ...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 23, 2014
You get what you wish for. And more. A stitch in time saves nine. Don’t count your chickens before they hatch. And don’t put all your eggs in one basket. Look before you leap. See no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil. Silence is golden. Give an inch, they’ll take a mile. Don’t cut off your nose to spite your face. Don’t throw the baby out with the bathwater. And don’t look a gift horse in the mouth. Now that’s a horse of a different color. Never bite the hand that fee ...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
The JV Purple defeats the Junction Eagles by a score of 45-0. This gives the Punchers a 6-1 record on the year with a 3-0 district record. Their next game will be a road trip against Brackett. Kickoff is at 6:00 on Thursday October 23.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
Our 7th graders came out prepared and ready to go as Junction came to town. We saw all around improvements on Thursday. The defense pitched a shutout and our offense played well as we marched the ball down the field. Our linemen up did an excellent job on both sides of the ball, blocking well on offense and holding the line on defense.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014 • Photos
The Heart of Texas Country Music Association is proud to announce two special shows-an afternoon concert and an evening dance at the Heart of Texas Events Center on Saturday, October 25. The concert begins at 2:30 PM and the evening dance begins at 8:00 PM until Midnight. Darrell McCall, Justin Trevino, Rance Norton, Benny Deeds, Mona McCall and Jade Jack will fill the building with great music.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014 • Photos
Becca is a very sweet 1 year old female brown tabby that we rescued from the pound. She has been in one of our foster homes for a little over a month now, and according to her foster mom this is a fantastic cat. Becca is very social. She loves to have you scratch her chin or behind her ears.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
Thanks to a call received from a very kind gentleman here in Mason that wishes to remain anonymous, Melany Canfield and the generosity of many Masonites, the Chamber of Commerce is accepting dresses for girls who would like to go to the Queen’s Coronation but cannot afford a new dress.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
St. Joseph’s parishioners invite you to mark your calendars for the first Sunday in November (Nov. 2nd); this year’s date for their Annual Mexican Dinner. Serving will begin at 11 AM in the Mason I.S.D. Cafeteria on College Street. You may “Eat In” at the cafeteria and enjoy visiting with other diners or you may request “Take Out”.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014 • Photos
Diane Lynne Crouch and Conlee Wayne Davis were united in marriage on Saturday, September 6, 2014, at six o’clock in the evening at First United Methodist Church of Mason. Pastor Colleen Haley of Mason, Texas officiated. The bride is the daughter of Sammy and Paula Crouch of Mason, Texas. Grandparents are the late Roy and Jean Lehmberg of Mason, Texas, Pat Crouch and the late R.L.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
WHO Fredericksburg Community Orchestra WHAT FCO presents it first “Haunt-cert”–Halloween Concert The orchestra members will dress in costume and perform a short program of “spooky” themed selections, designed to be fun for family listening. After the concert, children will have the chance to meet and speak with the players and learn about their instruments. Halloween “goodies” provided. WHEN Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 2:30 p.m. (Student solos and ensembles will be prese ...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
The local affiliate of Habitat for Humanity has been hard at working organizing the warehouse in preparation for a warehouse sale to be held on Saturday, November 1st. The warehouse is located at 125 Broad Street, just one block north of the courthouse. The sale will start at 9:00 a.m.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014 • Photos
Cub Scout Pack #281 took a field trip to the Mason Square Museum on Monday evening, October 20th. The Cub Scouts are Wyatt Westbrook, Raymond McDonald, Corbin Martinez and Jaxson Reichenau. Raymond’s sister, Maegan, joined the Pack to tour the Museum. The Pack leaders are Kendrah McDonald and C B Martinez.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
The Hext Volunteer Fire Department is having their annual fundraiser on Saturday, October 25th at the old school house in Hext. We are having a fish dinner with all the trimmings, dessert and tea or coffee. There will also be a raffle with six guns and about 60 other prizes. Tickets are $1 each and will be available at the fundraiser.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
Nonnie’s Kitchen: Recipes from Family and Friends, will have Mexican Food for their Second Cooking Class. If you ask your friends to name their favorite Mexican food restaurant, you will come up with many options. Then try asking your friends for their favorite Mexican dish. Well, let’s just say it would be a very long list!