Mason County News
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Wednesday, August 6, 2014 • Posted August 6, 2014
When August approaches, we all know that change is coming: kids will be going back to school and football season will be upon us. To prepare for these and other changes, St. Paul Lutheran is offering a wonderful event that focuses on spiritual change. Many of you know Shelia Kale as the owner of The Closer Walk Christian Bookstore in Fredericksburg.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 • Posted August 6, 2014
The Castell Community Club will be hosting on Open House at the Castell School honoring John Harold and Dorothy Schuessler and Don and Dodie Vierus for their many years of dedication and service to the Castell School, Community Club and Castell Community. The Open House will be held Saturday, August 9, 2014 from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 • Posted August 6, 2014 • Photos
Two days of live pari-mutuel horse racing returns to the Gillespie County Fair Grounds in Fredericksburg on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 9-10, as part of the 2014 summer season. Sponsored by the Gillespie County Fair and Festivals Association, Inc., the Gillespie County Race Meet weekend will also include three livestock shows taking place in the Show Barn at the Gillespie County Fair Grounds. For the races, the gates open at 11 a.m.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 • Posted August 6, 2014 • Photos
The 2014-2015 Mason County Queen’s Court is having a fundraiser Friday, August 8, 2014, on the west side of the Mason County Courthouse from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. For a minimum donation of $7.00, you will get a Pulled Pork Sandwich, Chips, and a Drink. In addition, the Court will also be selling Baked Goods!
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 • Posted August 6, 2014
Tim Osburn will speak at the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library today, August 6, at 4:00 P.M. He will be presenting a program about Medicare, its parts, and how it works. The program is free to the public.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 • Posted August 6, 2014
The Mason County Chamber of Commerce would like to invite our businesses and the citizens of Mason County to attend our Summer Mixer scheduled for August 14th from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on the East Side of the Courthouse lawn. Live music will be provided during the duration of the event. We encourage each of our members to set up a booth and showcase your business and services.
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Wednesday, August 6, 2014 • Posted August 6, 2014
It’s that time again! The first day of school is Monday, August 25th School students should receive a packet in the mail this week, which includes high school registration information and necessary forms to be completed and returned to school on the day of registration. If there are any questions, staff members will be available to help you on the day of registration.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted July 30, 2014 • Photos
Lone Star Swing, from Austin, Texas, will bring their fun, hot Texas swing to the Odeon theater in Mason, Texas Saturday August 23. The band plays an energetic blend of western swing, jazz, and traditional country music that will have you tapping your toes and dancing in the aisles. Lone Star Swing includes an all-star lineup of musicians including Rick McRae, Terry Hale, Paul Glasse, Billy Curtis and Gary Hartman.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted July 30, 2014
It is that time of the year again when we order state validation tags for sheep, goats and breeding sheep. Please let the Extension Office know how many tags your family will be needing as soon as possible. The tag orders will be mailed in on August 27th. The cost of each tag will be $11.00, so be sure to get an accurate count, as you will be responsible for paying for all tags that you order.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted July 30, 2014
On Friday, August 15, at 6:30 pm, the Hilda Community Club will host an ice cream social. The guest speaker at the event will be Steve Toone, speaking about the Patriot Warrior Foundation. Steve is an active member of the The Patriot Warrior Foundation which is a non-profit 501 (C) (3) organization which provides morale boosting events for America’s wounded and injured Veterans and their families.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted July 30, 2014
A benefit roping to raise money for the Masonic Lodge Scholarship Fund (Masonic Lodge #273) is planned for August 1, 2014. Books open at 6:00 p.m., roping starts at 7:00 p.m. at the Ft. Mason Park Rodeo Arena. Any questions should be directed to Justin Yonker at 325-347-4844.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted July 30, 2014 • Photos
The sounds of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame artist Roy Orbison will come alive on Saturday, August 2nd at the Brownwood Coliseum in Brownwood, Texas. The 2014 Remembering When event will feature tribute entertainer Al Nelson performing as the legendary Orbison. Presented by Central Texas Farm Credit, ACA with additional support from Entertainment Sponsor, KTAB NEWS and local sponsor Citizens National Bank of Brownwood as a benefit for West Texas Rehabilitation Center, the evening program offers a ...
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted July 30, 2014 • Photos
The Gillespie County Fair & Festival Association (GCFFA) invites everyone to two days of live pari-mutuel horse racing at the Gillespie County Fair Grounds on Saturday and Sunday, August 9 and 10. Post time is 1:00 pm each day. Gates open at 11:00 am, and races run until approximately 6:00 pm. General admission for the horse races is $7 for adults; $3 for children ages 6-15; and free for children 5 and under.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted July 30, 2014
The Odeon Preservation Association (OPA) will host a free screening of the documentary Tommy Hancock: West Texas Muse Wednesday August 13 beginning at 6:30 at the Odeon Theater in Mason, Texas. The documentary is about the Texas fiddler and songwriter Tommy Hancock. Tommy was originally based in Lubbock as the house band and owner of the famous Cotton Club.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 24, 2014
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