Mason County News
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Wednesday, April 8, 2015 • Posted April 10, 2015 • Photos
You may have noticed something new on the Mason Square this week! On Monday April 6th, volunteers installed a large 10x 20 foot vinyl banner with the retro “Mason” postcard design. This is the working design from Mason artist Spider Johnson for our new painted mural that will take the place of the banner on the side of the Hinckley building later this year.
, President; Charles Eckert-Fort Chairman
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 • Posted April 10, 2015
The Mason County Historical Society Board wishes to thank all those Historical Society members, relatives, friends, and unknown customers who gave by their monetary gifts, saleable donations and for attending and buying at our two rummage sales on Mar. 21 and 28. The gifts of saleable items arrived at our Pecan St.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 • Posted April 10, 2015
Now, if you’re like me, you’re probably not happy about the ban on lead shot for hunting waterfowl. Honestly, I don’t believe the lead shot does any damage at all. As far as I can tell, lead shot lying in water does no more harm to waterfowl than it does when it’s coming out of my shotgun at more than 1,000 feet per second.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 • Posted April 10, 2015 • Photos
PIPER is a 7 month old female Heeler mix. She is a super sweet girl who LOVES attention. Piper does well with other dogs. She is a smart girl who would make a great companion. She has the cutest floppy ears and one of the happiest smiles we have seen.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 • Posted April 10, 2015
The Crosby Cemetery Association 2015 annual meeting will be held on Thursday April 16th at the St Joseph Catholic Church hall. Meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. All who have friends or family at Crosby Cemetery are members and are encouraged to attend. Board members will meet that same date.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 • Posted April 10, 2015 • Photos
Jeremy Clark of Mason, Texas, has just returned from Dallas, Texas, where he graduated from the Texas Auction Academy on February 15, 2015. While in Dallas, he completed 83 hours of intensive auctioneer training. Classes covered during the nine day course included auctioning real estate, estates, antiques, heavy equipment, purebred and market livestock, automobiles, government sales, farm sales and fundraising events.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 • Posted April 10, 2015
Remember the second Friday night, April 10 at 6:30 p.m. at the Long Mountain Community Center as this the feast night when you all bring a pot luck supper for me to judge. Let us end a miserable winter by getting out and exercise our waist line. See you there.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 • Posted April 10, 2015
MKM’s Team, The Resuscitators, will have a Washer Pitching Contest to raise money for the Mason County Cancer Benefit. It will be held April 11th, 11:00 a.m. at the Mason Park Slab. Sign-up will be at 10:30. $40 a team, 1st place winners will receive a set of washer boards.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 • Posted April 10, 2015
Pole Vault – Tyson Keller – 2nd – 6’6”, Blake McLaughlin – 4th – 6’” Shot Put – Lucas Martin – 6th – 33’3” Discus – Lucas Martin – 4th – 106’6” 2400m Run – Jason Harwell – 11:21.09 4x100m Relay – 5th – 55.20 – Tyson Keller, Colin Hyatt, Blake McLaughlin, Josh Fluhmann 800m Run – Carlos Watson – 5th – 2:30.83, Colten Brandenberger – 3:08.63 110m Hurdles – John Benefield – 23.3, Zach Norman – 23.77, Corbin Norris – 28.9 100m ...
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 • Posted April 10, 2015
Pole Vault – Eddie Guerrero – 3rd – 5’6” High Jump – Oscar Ortiz – 5th – 4’4” Shot Put – Klay Klaerner – 2nd – 33’8 ¾” Discus – Klay Klaerner – 1st – 92’5”, Clay Hyatt – 5th – 80’7” Long Jump – Tad Kirby – 4th – 16’ ½” 2400m Run – Zane Shoemaker – 5th – 10:20.25, Tyler Tatsch – 6th – 10:20.43, Aaron Reardon – 11.16.94 4x100m Relay – 5th – 53.61 – Tad Kirby, Whitt Bierschwale, Clay Hyatt, Oscar Ortiz 800m Run
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 • Posted April 10, 2015
The May meeting of the Heart of Texas Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas (DRT) will be held Monday, April 13 at the Chapter meeting room located at 113 North Church Street on the Brady Square. Cynthia Quinn will present a program beginning at 4 p.m. Quinn will tell the history of her Seventh Generation Grandfather, Zadock Woods.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 • Posted April 10, 2015 • Photos
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 • Posted April 10, 2015 • Photos
The Premier Ranch in conjunction with Young Life Mason are hosting a Chuck Wagon Dinner and Dance on Sunday, April 26, 2015 from 5-8 pm. It will include a scenic tour of this Mason Gem and more!! Call Premier Ranch for more information at 325-347-5134 or look online at premierranchtexas.com, tickets are available at Market Square in Mason.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 • Posted April 10, 2015 • Photos
Last Tuesday, March 31st Texas author and professor at St. Mary’s University, Ito Romo, visited Mason High School and read his story, “Killer Dog.” Following the reading from Mr. Romo, English III AP and English dual credit students asked questions which opened a learning conversation. It was truly a privilege to have Ito Romo discuss his literary work.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 • Posted April 10, 2015 • Photos
Grace Christian School congratulates the following children for making the Third Quarter Honor Roll! Front L to R, Royce Pheil, Hunter Bradley, Derek Renfroe, Fisher Bradley, Case Weber, Ethan Huse, & Kydie Kimbriel. Back L to R, Gracie Dick, Kaden Kimbriel, Selah Farmer, Lauren Olson, Graci Weber, Sydney Renfroe, & Riggin Farmer.