Mason County News
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Wednesday, June 3, 2015 • Posted June 3, 2015 • Photos
The American Junior Rodeo Association will be coming back to Mason June 5 and 6.   The Mason Rodeo Association is expecting over 200 contestants from all over Texas as well as the surrounding states.  This large number of expected contestants is due to the added money the Association is able to offer thanks to the generous support of the Mason Feed Store.
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 • Posted June 3, 2015
The Mason Puncher Club is holding its 13th Annual Golf Tournament Saturday, June 6th at the Mason Golf Course. This is the event that had to be rescheduled from May 16th after weather conditions made the tournament unplayable. The tournament will be a 4 person 18 hole scramble with 1 mulligan and bonus string.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 • Posted May 28, 2015 • Photos
Every year the First Grade class hosts a Reader’s Café in February. The Reader’s Café is a restaurant style atmosphere where parents and community members get to come and listen to first grade students read their books. There are menus with students’ names and book selections printed where the attendees can choose a student to read to them.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 • Posted May 28, 2015
On Saturday, June 6, the Mason 4H Archery Club will host its first annual Fun Shoot Fundraiser at the historic Premier Ranch. Registration will open at 8AM and close at 12PM. All participants who pre-register before Monday, June 1 will receive a free T-shirt. The entry fee is $20 for youth and $30 for adults.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 • Posted May 28, 2015
FREDERICKSBURG, TX__Oktoberfest, the family-oriented German event that takes place in the center of Fredericksburg, is poised to again attract 1,200 volunteers and 20,000 visitors in its 35th year. As a result, the oom-pah-pah echo of 34 previous years will carry over in the hearts and minds of people who have made the event an annual tradition, many who traversed hundreds of miles to attend.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 • Posted May 28, 2015 • Photos
Bob Livingston brings his own Texas style music to the Odeon theater in Mason Saturday June 13 at 7:00 PM. Along with Lost Gonzo members Ray Wylie Hubbard, Jerry Jeff Walker, Michael Martin Murphy, Gary P. Nunn and others Bob Livingston and band helped bring about the progressive country genre, and along with redneck rock and outlaw country movements, defined a distinct “Austin sound.” The Lost Gonzo Band played an integral role in creating the music that first earned Austin the designation ...
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 21, 2015
This year’s Llano County Beef & Range Field Day is set for Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015. Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. at the John L. Kuykendall Arena & Events Center, 2200 Ranch Road 152, about 1.7 miles west of Llano. The program will begin promptly at 8:30 a.m. and there is no charge to the participant.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 21, 2015
Our final cooking class for the spring Session will begin at 12 noon at the Mason County Library in the Stribling room on Friday, May 22, 2015. The menu will cover Korean -style short ribs, Korean style fried rice known as Bibimbap(bee-beem-bop), Egg rolls known in Korean as Lumpiea and finally a coconut ice cream(not Korean but still delicious!).
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015
Physicals will be administered on May 27th (Wednesday) in the high school gym at 3:30 p.m. All incoming 7th, 9th, and 11th grade girls and boys must have an updated physical to participate in athletics next year and can get it done at this time. Cost of the physical is $15.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015 • Photos
Mason Young Life is having its 4th Annual Car Wash to help send kids to camp Saturday May 23rd, 10am-1pm, on the south side of the square. As you can see in the picture we will wash almost anything! Please bring your cars, trucks, old wheel chairs, etc. out and we’ll give them a good cleaning.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015
On the 25th of May the veterans will have a ceremony at the veterans memorial on the courthouse square to remember the fallen comrades of our military. VFW Post 8554 and American Legion Post 285 will join together for this event. The ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. We hope all veterans and interested parties will attend. All questions about Mason VFW Post 8554 may be directed to Lawrence Spell, post commander, at 325 429 6224.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015
Our children need nutritious meals to learn, grow and thrive-EVEN when school is out. With the Summer Food Service Program, children and teens ages 18 and younger can continue to eat healthy throughout the summer at NO COST!!! All they have to do is show up at the Mason ISD Cafeteria between 7:15 - 8:00 a.m.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015
It’s that time again! The 2nd Annual Mason County Chamber of Commerce Softball Classic will be held on June 27, 2015 beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the Ft. Mason Park Baseball Fields. We hope that you and your team will be able to make our tournament! This year we will be giving away prizes to both the first and second place teams, not to mention $100 to our Homerun Derby winner!
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015
The Mason FFA chapter will be recognizing its members’ accomplishments at the annual FFA banquet this Friday, May 22nd. The banquet will be held at the Mason High School cafeteria, beginning at 6:30 with dinner being served at 7:00. The event will feature a special guest speaker, as well as a door prize raffle. All members of the community are invited to come and show their support of the local FFA department as the students gain recognition for their numerous achievements in this year’s l ...
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015
The American Legion Fort Mason Post #285 & VFW Post 8554 invite veterans, families and friends, and the public to attend its Memorial Day Salute, at 11:00 am, on Monday, May 25th, at the Mason County Veterans Memorial on the Courthouse Lawn. Any veteran or currently-serving military person is invited to participate in the Memorial Day Honor Guard.