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Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015
Candelaria Hernandez Luna, 64, of Leander Texas, was called by our heavenly father to her eternal rest on Saturday, May 16, 2015. Affectionately known to her family and friends as “Candy”, she was born in Levelland, Texas to Micaela and Pedro Hernandez, longtime residents of Mason, Texas. A devoted, loving mother and wife, she is survived by her husband, Harry Luna, her son Dennis Rodriguez and fiancé Michelle Wygle, her brother Marcelo Hernandez of Casa Grande, AZ, and her sister Vivi ...
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015 • Photos
Patsy Crouch, of Mason, passed away on Thursday, May 14, at the age of 75. Visitation with the family was Friday evening from 5 to 7 p.m. at Mason Funeral Home. Funeral services for Patsy Crouch were graveside at the Gooch Cemetery in Mason on Saturday, May 16, at 10:00 a.m. Survivors include her children Sammy Crouch and wife Paula of Mason, Brenda Hooten of Plano, Pam Beam and husband Joe of Mason, Cindy Smith of Mason and Marcus Garner and wife Sarah of Roy, Washington, a brother, Ronnie ...
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015
The Mason Division of Emergency Management will conduct an emergency siren warning system test on Thursday May 21 at noon…weather permitting. At the last test, one of the sirens didn’t function properly, but repairs have been made, thus the reason for the test. The emergency siren warning system test (about 3 minutes long) will only be done if weather permitting.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015
We are in the process of finishing up band calendar orders. If you haven’t been contacted and you want to renew your order please call the band hall at 347-1122 ext 227 and leave a message or you can email bobby.halamicek@masonisd.net. Also, if you have never placed an order but you are interested - the cost is $5 per calendar and $0.50 per listing (birthday, anniversary, etc.) We are requesting that all orders be prepaid this year and all money needs to be turned in by June 1st.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015
It’s that time again! The 2nd Annual Mason County Chamber of Commerce Softball Classic will be held on June 27, 2015 beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the Ft. Mason Park Baseball Fields. We hope that you and your team will be able to make our tournament! This year we will be giving away prizes to both the first and second place teams, not to mention $100 to our Homerun Derby winner!
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015
The Mason FFA chapter will be recognizing its members’ accomplishments at the annual FFA banquet this Friday, May 22nd. The banquet will be held at the Mason High School cafeteria, beginning at 6:30 with dinner being served at 7:00. The event will feature a special guest speaker, as well as a door prize raffle. All members of the community are invited to come and show their support of the local FFA department as the students gain recognition for their numerous achievements in this year’s l ...
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015
The American Legion Fort Mason Post #285 & VFW Post 8554 invite veterans, families and friends, and the public to attend its Memorial Day Salute, at 11:00 am, on Monday, May 25th, at the Mason County Veterans Memorial on the Courthouse Lawn. Any veteran or currently-serving military person is invited to participate in the Memorial Day Honor Guard.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015 • Photos
The grand opening fiesta for Chica Chula Boutique and FindARanch.com was this past Saturday, May 16th, at 100 Ft. McKavitt Street on the square in Mason. There was a great turn out to welcome the new businesses, with a live mariachi band, margaritas, bloody mary's and a grand 'ol time!
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015 • Photos
The Mason Puncher track team finished off a very successful track season this past weekend at the state meet held at Mike Myers Stadium in Austin. The boys competed very well and ran some very good times in the biggest meet of the season, including a new school record in the 300H.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015 • Photos
Mason took eleven players to the state tournament last Tuesday to compete in the UIL State Championships. We knew going into the tournament that weather was going to be a factor and we knew that we had a very young bunch of kids with little experience at the state meet.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 • Posted May 15, 2015 • Photos
Wendy Hudson called the News Office a few weeks ago and could not contain her excitement. After being in her current location for several years, she was finally getting the sign she had always wanted for her store installed. She wondered if there was any way we could take a photo for her own scrapbook, but we decided to share it with our readers as well.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 • Posted May 15, 2015 • Photos
The Mason County Historical Society celebrated their joining the Mason County Chamber of Commerce last Tuesday at the Mason County Museum.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 • Posted May 15, 2015 • Photos
It’s not often that new attorneys take their official oath in the Mason County Courthouse. However, that was the case last Thursday as 452nd Judicial District Judge Rob Hofmann administered the official oath swearing in one of Texas’ newest attorneys, Josh Leamons, who recently passed the Texas Bar.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 • Posted May 15, 2015
The Mason County Habitat for Humanity Spring Fundraiser which was scheduled for Saturday, May 16th at the Homer Martin Ranch has been moved to the Fort Mason Park Community Building. The rainfall this week, and the threat of further rain and storms, has prompted this change in venue.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 • Posted May 14, 2015 • Photos
The 7th grade Punchers participated in the Sonora Bronco Open last Monday. The Punchers took second place with a nine hole score of 227. The Punchers were led by Aaron Reardon who carded a round of 47. Aaron’s round of 47 was low enough to capture the second place honors for all 7th and 8th graders who participated that day.