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Wednesday, August 12, 2015 • Posted August 13, 2015
The drawing for the 2016 Puncher home game box seat tickets will be held on Wednesday, August 26th at 10:00 a.m. The drawing will be held at the Administration Office on the north side of the square (200 Ft. McKavitt St.). In order to be entered into the drawing, a check for $240 needs to be delivered to the Administrative office prior to the drawing date.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 • Posted August 13, 2015 • Photos
The Mason County M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library is honored to host Texas Writes, a statewide program founded and administered by the Writers’ League of Texas that brings accomplished authors to rural libraries for a half day of workshops and panel discussions. The Saturday, August 22, 2015, event, which is free and open to the public, will feature award-winning nonfiction author and novelist Carol Dawson and journalist and nonfiction author Carol Flake Chapman. Dawson, who has written fou ...
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 • Posted August 13, 2015 • Photos
The Mason County Ministerial Alliance invites you to join us on Wednesday, August 19th at 8:15 AM to pray for our children, their teachers, and the Mason ISD administration. We will hold this 15 minute time of prayer at the tennis courts behind the school. There will be prayer, singing, and a short devotional.
, Superintendent
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 • Posted August 13, 2015
The annual Elementary Meet the Teacher Night and Fall Title I Parent Meeting will be held Wednesday, August 19, 2015, from 5:00-6:45 p.m. The Fall Title I Parent Meeting will be held in the Elementary Computer Lab. We are adding another event this year as we invite you all to come take a look at the new Mason Jr.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 • Posted August 13, 2015
MASON, Texas — Author Doreen Murphy will hold a book signing at Benjie's on Friday, August 14, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Murphy recently announced the nationwide release of her new trilogy, “From Fear to Faith: Unwanted,” “From Fear to Faith: Unloved” and “From Fear to Faith: Blessed.” In “From Fear to Faith: Unwanted,” the author shares the story of a young girl’s life of loss, challenge and ultimate survival.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 • Posted August 13, 2015 • Photos
The sensation of football is in the air! With the Mason Punchers beginning their “Two a Day” workouts the first week of August, the anticipation and excitement has begun! This year looks to be particularly exciting, as we prepare to celebrate 100 years of Mason Puncher Football! Not only have the coaches, football players, trainers, cheerleaders, Puncher Pete, flag corps, band and twirlers been preparing, but the Mason Puncher Club has been preparing as well. The Puncher Club has been prep ...
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 • Updated August 6, 2015 1:20 PM • Photos
Kerr Arts and Cultural Center is currently running the 2015 Images Show. It is a juried show of members and is located on Earl Garrett in downtown Kerrville. Hours are Tuesday through Saturday 10 to 4 and Sunday 1 to 4. Admission is free and open to the public. The show runs through August 23.
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 • Posted August 6, 2015
All members of Central Texas Electric Co-op are encouraged to make plans to attend their annual membership meeting on Tuesday, August 18th, at 7:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Fredericksburg High School Auditorium on Hwy 16 South in Fredericksburg, Texas. Registration begins at 6:00 p.m. Four Directors will be elected to the Board during the business session.
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 • Posted August 5, 2015 • Photos
Fans of pari-mutuel horse racing can enjoy two days of live races only, this weekend, Aug 8-9, at Fredericksburg Downs on the Gillespie County Fair Grounds. Gates open at 11 a.m. and post time is 1 p.m. both days. Admission to the races is $7 for adults, $3 for children six to 15 years of age and free for children five and under.
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 • Posted August 5, 2015
The Llano Country Opry will be staged on Saturday, August 8, at the Lantex Theater in downtown Llano. The show begins at 7:30 PM and admission is $15.00 per person. Tickets are now on sale at the Llano Chamber of Commerce or Lively Computers in Kingsland. Tickets can be charged by calling (325) 247-5354 or online at www.heartoftexascoumtry.com. Heart of Texas Recording Artists Amber Digby and Justin Trevino will headline the August show. Raised in Nashville, Tennessee—the capital of Count ...
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 • Posted August 5, 2015
Hopi Indian, artist and Renaissance man, Ernesto "Ernie" Northrup, will be at Sandstone Cellars Wine Bar on Saturday, August 8 for a performance of the Hopi Indian fluter after delivering custom made silver jewelry to local clients. Northrup's works are internationally known and collected and all are made on the Second Mesa of the Hopi Indian Reservation in Arizona. Working with silver, gold, stone and wood carvings, painting and flute mastery, Northrup has chosen to paint the Olympic murals i ...
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 • Posted August 5, 2015
Twenty seven hearty members of the Association braved 2 days of scorching heat over the weekend to play in the Club Championship Golf Tournament. This annual, members only tournament gives all the members an opportunity to play with and against many other players that they don’t regularly play with. Sunday evening, as the last of the golfers turned in their scores, it was clear that we had a true Champion!
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 • Posted August 5, 2015
The Mason High School Registration is coming up on August 12th! Students will need to come at the following times: 8:00 - Freshmen 9:00 - Sophomores 10:00 - Juniors 11:00 - Seniors 1:00- football players and trainers 5:00-Freshman and new student orientation in HS Auditorium College night for the seniors and their parents will be on August 26th, 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 • Posted August 5, 2015
A Computer Basics class will be offered in October at the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library if enough people register. This class is designed for the true beginner. Computer terminology, how to use a mouse, opening and closing windows, and other basic knowledge is included. The class is free, and Carol Tucker will be the instructor.
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 • Posted August 5, 2015 • Photos
Willow Creek Club announces its’ plans to celebrate the First Anniversary in business in Mason. On Thursday August 6th, 2015, all current Members and all future Members are invited to attend the First Anniversary Celebration. Beginning at 6 p.m., The Club will be featuring the popular Hill Country singer and musician Aaron Kothmann.