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Wednesday, November 5, 2014 • Posted November 6, 2014 • Photos
The Mason Community Thrift Store is featuring another wonderful item for the upcoming Silent Auction, a beautiful necklace featuring a Mason County Topaz! The 5.19 carat topaz is clear, with the Star Cut in a distinctive square setting and is mounted in sterling silver with a sterling chain. This brand new, sparkling necklace has been donated to the Mason Community Foundation by Susan and Warren Grote of Mason’s own Country Collectibles, to be featured specifically in this format at the Comm ...
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 • Posted November 5, 2014 • Photos
Friday November 7 until 7 p.m., Saturday November 8 until 5 p.m.   Petal Patch starts the walk down on Moody Street by Mason Building Supply. Specializing in custom silk and fresh floral arrangements, this is a great place to find gifts, jewelry, fashion accessories and home decor. Lonestar FM 102.5 features the paintings of Rachel Yount, local artist, musician and cake decorator.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 • Posted November 5, 2014
Veterans Day, Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, will be celebrated with a Veterans Day Ceremony and Rifle Salute, sponsored by the American Legion Fort Mason Post 285 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8554. The ceremony will take place at the Mason County Veterans Memorial on the Courthouse lawn, beginning at 11:30 a.m.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 • Posted November 5, 2014 • Photos
Ghosts at the Museum???? Gather around the fire pit on Friday, November 7th, from 5:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M., to hear John Davis tell his tales of ghosts in the Hill Country! These stories may include one about a solder returning from the Civil War - was he alive? Another story is about a German Ghost who speaks Latin.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 • Posted November 5, 2014
Individuals interested in sleep disorders and treatment options are invited to a free Sleep Well presentation with dinner at Nacho’s Café in Mason on Tuesday, Nov. 18. A complimentary dinner will be provided at 6:00 p.m., and the presentation begins at 6:30. The presentation includes a participant-guided question-and-answer session with Hill Country Memorial sleep technologist, Theresa Cochran, RRT, RPSGT, RST.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 • Posted November 5, 2014
The Conrad Plunneke Family Reunion will be held this coming Saturday, Nov. 8th in the new Fellowship Hall at the Hilda United Methodist Church beginning at 10:00 a.m. Our special guests will be a cousin, Dr. Robert Feuge of Sedona, AZ, and his son, Chris, from California. Dr. Feuge recently published a book about our great-great grandfather, Rev.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 • Posted November 5, 2014
November 15th, the Fredonia Community Association is having a bake sale and a rummage sale to make money to replace broken window panes and repair the ceiling in the old Methodist Church building. The sale will be in the Methodist Church building on Church St. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
, County Extension Agent-Agriculture, Llano 325-247-5159
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 • Posted November 5, 2014
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Llano County, will be having a Private Pesticide Applicator Training Class on Monday, December 1, 2014. Class will begin with registration at 8:00 am with the training beginning at 8:15 am. Cost of the training if you pick up your materials is $75. If info is mailed to you, cost will be $85.
, American Legion Auxiliary
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 • Posted November 5, 2014
Members of The American Legion Fort Mason Post 285 Ladies Auxiliary will be distributing memorial poppies on Monday, Nov. 10th and on Tuesday, Nov. 11th in observance of Veterans Day. The tradition of using the red poppy as the memorial flower for American war dead began in the years following World War I.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 • Posted November 5, 2014
WHEN: 2014-11-13 TIME: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. WHERE: Mason County Library, 410 Post Hill Street, Mason, TX 76856 WHAT: Eckert, a resident of Mason, TX, will be available to sign copies of her book, Where Was God When I Cried? While growing up in the segregated south of the 1950s, Voncil ‘Peaches’ Evans asked herself many times, Where Was God When I Cried?
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 • Posted November 5, 2014
Do Not Miss Out! The dinner will be held on November 8, 2014 at the Ft. Mason Park Community Building off of Hwy 87 South. The doors will open at 6:00 p.m. and dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m. We will be serving BBQ with all the trimmings, whitetail, axis and other wild game.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 • Posted October 31, 2014
EXTRA! EXTRA! Annual Meeting of the Friends of the Library will be held November 10, 2014,* 6:00 p.m. at the library. Refreshments will be served. The program topic is, THE FUTURE OF THE NEWSPAPER Guest Speaker: Gerry Gamel, Editor of the Mason County News Everyone is welcome!! *Note this is a change in the date announced last week.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 • Posted October 30, 2014
Be our Guest! The fourth grade faculty and students at Mason Elementary would consider it a great pleasure if all of our Mason County veterans would join us for a luncheon on Tuesday, November 11th at Mason Elementary immediately following the Veteran’s Day Service on the courthouse lawn. Please come and let us thank you in person for your extraordinary service to our country!
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 • Posted October 30, 2014 • Photos
The Mason Tennis Association will hold our annual mixed doubles tournament at 3:00 PM, Sunday - Nov 2nd at the Mason tennis courts with an annual membership meeting to follow at Amelia Banner’s home. All skill levels and all ages are welcome to play at 3:00 PM. We will sign up people when they arrive - mixed doubles and draw randomly for courts and partners.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 • Posted October 30, 2014 • Photos
On Friday night, November 7th, during the First Friday Art Walk, the Museum on the Square will feature well-known storyteller, John Davis. He will be telling ghost stories from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. around a fire pit. To quote John, “Ghost stories ... we’ve all heard them. Some of us even tell them.