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Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 28, 2014
The year’s first meeting of the Menard/Kimble/Mason Retired Teachers for the 2014-2015 year will be Tuesday, Sept. 2, at the Menard County Library. The meeting begins at 11:00; lunch will be served ($6.00). Annual yearbooks will be distributed at the meeting. All TRTA members are encouraged to attend. Also, anyone receiving a TRS annuity check is needed to join with us so that we can have a large united voice as we approach this year’s legislature regarding the critical state of our health ...
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 28, 2014
The Mason County Ministerial Alliance is moving their traditional fifth Sunday worship service to the fourth Sunday of September, due to the Labor Day weekend. The service will be held at First Baptist Church on Sunday, September 28th at 5 p.m. Hot dogs will be served on the lawn of the church followed by an indoor service of music.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 28, 2014
Central Texas Private Property Rights Coalition an organization founded to help rural property owners in the Central Texas area protect their property rights. Their purpose is keep rural property owners informed of local, state and national issues that could affect their property rights. They will be holding their annual meeting on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at the Gillespie County Fair Grounds Beer Garden in Fredericksburg, Texas.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 28, 2014
Don’t miss the Loyal Valley Volunteer Fire Department’s Third Annual “Gun and Crafts Show”, Saturday September 20th from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. and Sunday September 21st from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the Gillespie County Fairgrounds, 530 Fair Drive in Fredericksburg. Admission is just $5.00 per person, with kids under 10 admitted free!
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 28, 2014
The cookbook, Nonnie’s Kitchen, My Favorite Comfort Foods”, will be available to the public on Friday, August 29, at 1PM in the Mason County Library. The recipes in the cookbook are those from the cooking series held at the Library last Spring. Martha Kothmann, Chef Nonnie, will be there to personally sign each copy and the first 20 people purchasing a cookbook will taste an amazing ice cream cone filled with three different gelatos: Salted Caramel, Chocolate Hazelnut and Strawberry Chees ...
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Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 27, 2014
The day for remembrance of the start of Operation Iraqi Freedom is the 31st of August. The Post will hold a ceremony at 2 p.m. on the 2nd of September to remember those that fell during this conflict. All interested parties are welcome to attend. Ceremony will be held in the Post on Post Hill St.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 27, 2014
The Fredericksburg Music Club is excited to present their 2014-2015 concert season. As we begin our 77th year as an organization, we are pleased to present eight concerts between September and May. This season is loaded with famous names such as Van Cliburn Finalist Tomoki Sakata, Doug Montgomery, and audience favorite Kay & Friends.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 27, 2014
The drawing for the 2015 Puncher home game box seat tickets will be held on Wednesday,September 3rd 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 27, 2014 • Posted August 27, 2014
The Harper Community Park Association will be celebrating their ”50th Annual Harper Frontier Days Celebration” Labor Day Weekend, August 29th - 31st. This 3 day event kicks off Friday August 29th at 6 p.m. with Open Draw Pot Team Roping. Draw 3 for $150/Man, and roping will immediately follow barrel race.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Posted August 20, 2014 • Photos
The Mason County Ministerial Alliance invites you to join us on Thursday, August 21st at 8:00 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.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Posted August 20, 2014 • Photos
What would make you even consider sending your son or daughter on a dangerous 1,000-mile trek across Central America and Mexico knowing that physical and sexual assault could be a part of the ordeal? Approximately 65,000 Central American children, unaccompanied by any adult, have made this journey in 2014.   Many Americans are puzzled and angry about what is occurring.  At 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Posted August 20, 2014
An even numbered year is upon us and the London Community will be sponsoring the London School Re Union, which now is a community affair, the last Saturday of September, which is September 27, with the doors opening at 9 AM with hot coffee and a sweet thing (LIKE ME) to munch on.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Posted August 20, 2014 • Photos
Lifelong Masonite, Jessie Walker, was diagnosed with a benign pituitary gland tumor in July 2014. Due to the size, location and nature of this tumor, multiple approaches are being used by the medical team. Jesse was hospitalized on July 22nd and has endured an emergency craniotomy that removed only 30-40% of the tumor....
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Posted August 20, 2014
The Mason ISD Education Foundation will be auctioning off their 50 yard line box seat. The silent auction will begin on Thursday, August 21st at the Meet the Teacher event in the school’s cafeteria at 5:30 p.m. The auction bid sheet will then be moved to the Mason Bank on Friday, August 22nd until Monday, August 25th.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Posted August 20, 2014
The drawing for the 2015 Puncher home game box seat tickets will be held on Wednesday,September 3rd 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.