Mason County News
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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 ...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 9, 2014 • Photos
The Mason County Chamber of Commerce and the Mason Rodeo Association cordially invite you to join us for our 50th Annual Round-up Celebration!  Kick off for this weekend long celebration will begin Thursday, July 10th with the Mason County Team Roping Event sponsored by Karen and Dennis Townsend. For more information, please call Dennis Townsend at 325-456-8635. On Friday July 11th, the Mason Rodeo Association will host a 4-D barrel race beginning at 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 • Posted July 2, 2014
We will start spraying between the hours of 8:30 pm and 11:30 pm. Please stay indoors during these and times. We want to thank everyone for their cooperation in advance in keeping Mason safe!!! Wednesday July 2, 2014 we will be spraying the south side of Mason, streets are: Austin, Fuchsia, Willow, Hackberry, Schuessler, Fir, Oak, Pine, Orange, East Rainey, Post Oak, East Kettner, South Live Oak, Schmidt, Magnolia, Smith, Steapp Ln, Hofman, City park, Landfill road. Thursday 3, 2014 we will ...
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 • Posted July 2, 2014
Our speaker for this month will be Mr. Ross J. Cox, Sr., of San Saba, who will present a film presentation and lecture concerning the Confederate States Ship Alabama which will include a scale model of the famous ship. During the War for Southern Independence (1861-1865) the Confederate States of America began the conflict with virtually no navy.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 • Posted July 2, 2014
Mason Division of Emergency Management will have a complete listing of street closures and traffic re-routing due to the Round-up parade activities in the July 9th issue of the Mason County News. ALL parade entries will have to check-in on Post Hill Street by the jail. Entries will be given a number then and will be placed in-line as they arrive.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 • Posted July 2, 2014
On the 3rd of July, the members of the post will be handing out Flag etiquette booklets at Lowe's market in Mason. These booklets tell everything you need to know about displaying our national colors and when and how to display. We will be there from 9 a.m. until we run out or 3 p.m.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 • Posted July 2, 2014
Need help getting your G.E.D.? Day or evening test preparation sessions can be arranged at the Mason Co. Library. Call 325-347-5446 for more information.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 • Posted July 2, 2014
Carol Tucker will be teaching Excel I at the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library in July and August. The class will meet on four consecutive Mondays from 6:00-7:30 P.M. beginning on July 14 and ending on August 4. The class is FREE, and participants will receive a manual.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 • Posted July 2, 2014
We will have a game day at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 8 in the Stribling Room. Everyone is welcome!
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 • Posted July 2, 2014 • Photos
Steady Steps is selling raffle tickets to help raise funds for our upcoming renovations to the outside play area. The prizes in the raffle include, an autographed Lance Berkman children’s jersey, an Astros cap in a case autographed by Lance Berkman, two Lance Berkman autographed baseballs in cases with baseball cards, and a giftcard basket.