Mason County News
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Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 11, 2014
The next monthly meeting will be on July 21st at 6:30 p.m. at the Post on Post Hill St. behind the jail. At this time we will hold a brief ceremony to remember the Korean Armistice before the regular meeting. Please make plans to attend. Questions about the Mason VFW post may be directed to Lawrence Spell, Post Commander at 325 429 6224.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 11, 2014
Tuesday, July 23, 2:00-4:00 P.M. Mason Co. Library—Stribling Room
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 10, 2014
During the last two weeks of July (19th thru 31st), families of Mason County can play golf at Comanche Creek golf course free of charge, compliment s of the Ft. Mason Golf Association. Bring a child or spouse and play for free, golf cart included. We ask that there be no more than two riders per cart, and children are not allowed to drive the carts. On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings during these two weeks, the driving range will be open for practice and basic instruction, also at no ...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 10, 2014 • Photos
Gillespie County Fair & Festivals Association invites everyone to help celebrate the 51st annual Night In Old Fredericksburg on Saturday, July 19, 2014. This year, the popular celebration of the town’s German culture, music, food, and fun moves out to the Gillespie County Fair Grounds, where it will be held in conjunction with two days of live pari-mutuel horse racing.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 10, 2014
Due to family illness, the swim lessons scheduled for this week with Sheri Jordan and Courtney Newman have had to be canceled. Please contact Courtney directly with any questions.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 10, 2014
The Brady/McCulloch County Chamber of Commerce is now accepting bids for goats in preparation for the 41st Annual World Championship Barbeque Goat Cook-Off this Labor Day weekend. Bids will be accepted from anyone interested in providing Spanish-Boer Cross goats for the event, and pricing should include the cost of the meat, processing and packaging.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 10, 2014
The Long Mountain Community Club will hold their monthly meeting Friday, July 11th at 6:30 p.m. July is designated as Ice Cream month, in the Alphabet A-H is to bring ice cream, and the rest to bring desserts or sandwiches as fillers. See You There!
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 10, 2014
United Blood Services will be at the Stribling Room of the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Hospital today from 2:00-5:00 P.M. Please, You’ll receive concert tickets, a free cholesterol check, and a T-shirt. The address is 410 Post Hill Rd. Grab a friend and “Be a Hero”--donate blood today!
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 10, 2014
Carol Tucker will begin an Excel I 2010 class at the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library on July 14. The class will meet for four consecutive Mondays at 6:00 P.M. in the Library. The class is free, and participants will receive a manual. Class size is limited. Please call 325-347-5446 to register.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 10, 2014
The Hilda Community Club meeting scheduled for Friday, July 18th has been canceled. Don’t forget to mark your calendar for our Ice Cream Social on Friday, August 15th. See everyone then!
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Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 10, 2014
There will NOT be an American Legion meeting on Thursday, July 10th. For information concerning the programs and/or operation of the American Legion Fort Mason Post #285, please contact Martin Rivera, Commander, 347-2369 or Holly B. Gilmore, Post Adjutant, 429-6368. For information on the Ladies Auxiliary, please contact Gail Coldiron, 347-2456.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 10, 2014
MENARD – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct the All About Water Workshop July 31 at the Murchison/Whitehead Memorial Youth Complex, located at U.S. Highway 190 and U.S. Highway 83 at Menard. Registration will be from 8:30-9:15 a.m. followed by the program from 9:15 a.m.-4 p.m.,said Lisa Brown, AgriLife Extension agent in Menard County.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 10, 2014
We will have a game day at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 8th in the Stribling Room. Everyone is welcome!
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 10, 2014 • Photos
The Llano Country Opry will be staged at the Lantex Theater in downtown Llano, on Saturday, July 12. The show begins at 7:30 PM and admission is $15.00 per person. Grand Ole Opry legend Stonewall Jackson will headline the monthly show. Jackson was one of the most popular country stars of the early ‘60s, scoring a string of Top Ten country hits and becoming a fixture at the Grand Ole Opry With a pleading voice that seemed to reflect his hard, often abusive upbringing on a south Georgia dir ...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 9, 2014 • Photos
The boys of "Dig Wars" on Travel Channel TV have been visiting Fort Mason several times since last December. They have discovered hundreds of artifacts. The group from Chicago, Virginia, North Carolina and Sweeney, Texas, (on the Gulf Coast) explore historical sites all over the United States. Leader, Larry Cissna (second from left) has been cleaning and preparing the many buttons and bullets to place on display, and he will be the speaker at the annual meeting of the Mason County Historical So ...