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!
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!
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!!!
A Honor Roll
Sara Peyton Dospapas
John Preston Parrish
AB Honor Roll
Alpha Beta Psi recently made a donation to Mason Elementary School to help sponsor "The 7 Habits of Happy Kids" Parent Training, where parents have a wonderful opportunity to learn how they can help guide their child to follow the 7 Habits at home and become a lifelong leader. The session will be held on Tuesday, March 25 at 5:30 p.m.
The 2nd Annual Lee Graham Relays will be March 15th.
Field events will begin at 10 a.m. and the running finals will begin at approximately 2 p.m.; or, 1 hour after field events are over.
Anyone interested in working the meet can contact Coach Burns at 325.347.1122 ext 229. Hope to see you at the track.
LEE GRAHAM RELAYS
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
SATURDAY, MARCH 15th 2014
8:00 SCRATCH MEETING (JH GYM LOCATED IN BETWEEN HS / JH (JUST NORTH OF TENNIS COURTS))
9:00 FIELD EVENTS (JV- 4 ATTEMPTS, ...
On March 22, 2014 at 2 pm, Annie Helen Leifeste Olsen’s life will be honored with the dedication of her Veteran’s Memorial Marker and Daughters of the Republic of Texas Medallion at Art East Cemetery, Art, Texas. Please join her daughter, Jan; grandson, Eric Porras; and nieces Helen Kroh and Carol Utasi.
The Mason County Ministerial Alliance will host a youth lock-in at the River of Life Gymnasium this Saturday night, March 15th, beginning at 6 p.m.
Junior High students will be able to stay until midnight, and high school students can stay all night! The lock-in will go through the night until 9 a.m.
The annual Book and Bake Sale held by the Friends of the Library supporting the Mason County M. Bevan Eckert Memorial Library will be held on April 11-16. You will be able to purchase desserts to share with your family and friends. All proceeds will benefit the library. Donations of books are accepted at the library or may be dropped off at Cherokee Rose at 421 Ft.
Voters in Republican Primary - 1226
Voters in Democratic Primary - 74
District Judge, 452nd Jud. Dist. - Republican
Robert R. "Rob" Hofmann - 1118
Bruce L. James - 69
Incumbent Rob Hofmann won the district vote 2459 to 953
District Attorney, 452nd Jud. Dist. - Republican
Tonya Spaeth Ahlschwede - 797
Shain V. H. Chapman - 418
Incumbent Tonya Ahlschwede won the district vote 2298 to 1275
State Representative, District 53 - Republican
All proceeds go to Mason County Cancer Benefit
Pinto Bean Rules:
2 members per team $25, $5 for each additional member
2 pounds of Pinto Beans will be provided, pick up at Mason Park Slab at 8 AM.
Judging will be held at 2pm, must have beans at judging station by 1:30pm.
Must provide your own extension cord.
Beans must be cooked on site.
Winner will be announced at 3pm, must be present to win.
Washer Pitching Contest Rules:
$10 per team (2 persons per team)
Must be signed in and ready ...
This is one of those “accidental” recipe finds. While looking for something else, I stumbled across this one, it sounded fast and easy, just like the Practical Baker likes his recipes to be. In addition to being fast and easy, the end result is very tasty. Mrs. Practical Baker has already informed me that these will be the rolls we’ll serve at our Thanksgiving gathering.
Arlis' pick of week....This is Shorty, fun loving and energetic! Just wants someone to spend time with and love. Come visit and have the pleasure of meeting this young man... he could be your next best friend. Ready for a new home that he can call his own. Check out Ole Yellow Animal Rescue Shelter soon at 717 Rainey St., MASON OR CALL for appointment at 325-347-2187.
“Rimuh! Thiway! Finnussasquirruh! Cummo!”
That’s what Ronnie Faulkner sounds like when he’s hunting squirrels. Ronnie lives in Alabama, where they speak a language that’s sort of like English, only different. It’s actually almost exactly like Texan, except that the only punctuation they use at the end of a sentence is a question mark, unless they’re talking to their dogs.
MVP: Kaitlin Lumpkins, Sr. Junction
Co-Offensive MVP: Kayla Guice, Soph. Mason & Sarah Whitten, Sr. Harper
Defensive MVP: Payton Reid, Soph. Harper
Newcomer of the Year: Gabby Irwin, Fr. Nueces Canyon
1st Team All District:
Hannah Haley, Sr. Mason
Kelly Kothmann, Sr. Mason
Chelsea Black, Sr. Junction
Logan White, Jr. Harper
Caroline Hudson, Sr. Mason
Hannah Buettner, Sr.