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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 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014 • Photos
A large group of Mason tennis youth recently attended an exhibition and training session by the professional duo known as The Bryan Brothers. The two tennis professionals spent a great deal of time with the kids, and were warmly welcomed by the young players in return.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014 • Photos
Stephanie Sparks became the owner of the 12th home built by Habitat for Humanity during a dedication ceremony last week.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014 • Photos
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014 • Photos
The Riata Service Organization recently purchased a new Electrocardiogram machine for the Mason Clinic. This type of equipment is used often at the Clinic and Riata is pleased to be able to donate a new one. Shown displaying the EKG at the Mason Clinic are Suzan Brown, Dr. David Hoerster and Sherry Alexander PA-C.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014 • Photos
AUSTIN – Fifty Rio Grande wild turkeys sporting shiny and colored leg bracelets are roaming the woods this spring in Llano and Mason counties. Some have designer backpacks and state-of-the-art electronics. They are not trying to be fashion statements; they are participants in a high-tech information exchange. Earlier this year, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department biologists working closely with local landowners trapped, tagged and outfitted these birds with GPS tracking devices for Rio Grand ...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014
“No man’s life, liberty, or property is safe, while Congress is in session.” ~ Mark Twain April 2014 will probably be remembered, mostly, for the showdown in Nevada between the federal government and Cliven Bundy, cattle rancher. At this writing the conflict is far from over, although the Bureau of Land Management has, for the time being, backed down. It’s difficult for Texans to grasp exactly what is happening in Nevada, and some other states in the southwestern United States, since ...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014 • Photos
On March 24th, Mason Elementary School along with Alpha Beta Psi presented a training session on the book The 7 Habits of Happy Kids. The goal was to have at least 10% of the families of Mason Elementary Students attend the training, and that goal was achieved! All families present received a copy of the book, thanks to Alpha Beta Psi.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014 • Photos
The Mason Study Club Silent Auction Items are on the move! In this photograph, Mary Carlman is wheeling the wheelbarrow full of garden necessities to its next location, The Commercial Bank. Along with the wheelbarrow, the other three items have also been moved. These include a bluebonnet painting by Sue Kaan, a colorful quilt by Pam Scott, and a Christian Fish made from a horseshoe in a limestone base by Penny Ruthven.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014 • Photos
Patsy Ziriax has been kind enough to bring Crazy Quilt to the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library for display. This beautiful quilt belonged to her aunt, Ruby Kettner. Patsy doesn’t think that her aunt made the quilt, but she remembers it being displayed on the bed in her aunt’s guest bedroom.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014 • Photos
Be one of the first 6 to find a white Bluebonnet in Mason County and win a prize from one of the following contest sponsors. This is a first attempt at what we hope will become an annual event, so please bear with any glitches or oversights. Your feedback is welcomed on how we can make this contest better in future years. Here’s what to do to enter: Find a White Bluebonnet in Mason County that has not yet been reported. Take a picture and note the date, time and location. Go to the FaceBo ...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014 • Photos
Second Chance - Mason Animal Rescue is offering free spay/neuter for any dog or cat in Mason County (feral cats not eligible). Please call either of the following numbers to register your dog or cat. 325-347-6929, or, 325-347-5598.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014 • Photos
On Monday afternoon, Rebekah Whitworth was sworn in as Mason Conty Attorney, filling the unexpired term left by Shain Chapman's resignation to run for District Attorney. Mrs. Whitworth was joined at the ceremony by her family, and by many of the staff and elected officials of Mason County.