Mason County News
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Wednesday, January 6, 2016 • Posted January 6, 2016
The Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library will offer free computer classes in February and March. Carol Tucker will be the instructor. Photoshop will be a four-session class that will be held on the following dates: Feb. 2, Feb. 9, Feb. 16, and Feb. 23.The class will meet at 6:00 P.M.
Wednesday, January 6, 2016 • Posted January 6, 2016
The Menard/Kimble/Mason unit of the Texas Retired Teachers Association will begin 2016 with a meeting at Nacho’s Restaurant in Mason at 11:00, Thursday, Jan. 7.  State Representative Andy Murr will be the guest speaker and will allow time for a Q&A about legislative matters of interest to retired educators. Lunch will be Dutch treat with attendees’ ordering from the menu.  All retired school employees are invited to attend, as well as anyone interested in supporting Texas’s retired ed ...
Wednesday, January 6, 2016 • Posted January 6, 2016
The first team meeting for the 2016 Mason County Cancer Benefit will be held on Thursday, January 14th at 5:15 p.m. in the Mason ISD Cafeteria. Team packets will be available. Bring canned goods for donation and receive team points or just come for information. This year’s theme is Campaigning for a Cure.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 • Posted December 30, 2015
The Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library will offer free computer classes in January and February. Carol Tucker will be the instructor. Photoshop will be a four-session class: Jan. 12, Jan. 19, Jan. 26, and Feb. 2.The class will meet at 6:00 P.M. in the Library. Tech Savvy is a new class that will meet on Tuesday, February 9, and Tuesday, Feb.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 • Posted December 30, 2015
Mason was fortunate in missing much of the bad weather that struck Texas and the rest of the country during the holidays; but, we did have our share of weather events. Christmas Eve was warm, humid, and very windy. The warmth continued to Christmas Day with a recorded high of 77 degrees.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 • Posted December 30, 2015
The 2016 Mason County Chamber of Commerce Awards & Appreciation Banquet will be held Thursday, February 18th at 6:00 p.m. in the Ft. Mason Park Community Building. The annual Awards Banquet is a great opportunity for the Chamber to thank our members, celebrate the accomplishments of our business and community leaders and pay tribute to the outstanding citizens who have made a difference in Mason County.
Wednesday, December 23, 2015 • Posted December 23, 2015
Can’t get to one of the early candlelight services this year? Never get enough of singing Christmas carols? If you’re a night owl, come celebrate Christmas Eve at 9:30 P.M. at St. Martin’s Episcopal Worshiping Community on Highway 29 East (the old First Christian Church building). The evening will begin with an informal half-hour of singing favorite carols.
Wednesday, December 23, 2015 • Posted December 23, 2015 • Photos
The Heart of Texas New Years Celebration will be held on Thursday, December 31 and Friday, January 1, at the Heart of Texas Events Center in Brady. Tickets for the dances are on sale at www.heartoftexascountry.com or (325) 597-1895. On Thursday, December 31, Darrell McCall, Curtis Potter and Mona McCall will be featured with the Tennessee Volunteers band. Darrell McCall is a legendary Texas dance hall entertainer with many hits to his credit including “Dreams of A Dreamer” “It’s The W ...
Wednesday, December 23, 2015 • Posted December 23, 2015
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24th, 2015 VIGIL OF CHRISTMAS MASS (Nativity of the Lord)/ 6:30pm The spirited and inspirational sounds of Christmas will bring peace and joy to our hearts. FRIDAY, DECEMBER 25th CHRISTMAS DAY MASS/ 11:00am The sounds of Joy to the World at Christmas by our Christmas Choir Psalmist: All the ends of the earth have seen the saving power of God SATURDAY, DECEMBER 26th, 2015/ 4:00pm Mass/ Solemnity of the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph SUNDAY, DECEMBER 27TH, 201 ...
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 • Posted December 16, 2015
River of Life Church is hosting its 2nd annual senior angel tree. Angels are ready for adoption! If you or your group would like to adopt an angel, please visit River of Life Church at 217 W College Ave, next to the post office. Available angels are located on the tree.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 • Posted December 16, 2015
Thought we should remind everyone of our annual hunt coming up the second weekend in January for our Wounded Warrior and Paralyzed Veterans. The meal and hunt will follow the same format as the last several years. Sirloin and sausage with all the trimmings at high noon on Friday, January 8, kicks off the weekend for thirty-five or so hunters.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 • Posted December 16, 2015 • Photos
The Mason Study Club held its annual Christmas Party at the lovely home of Gene and Nan Larrimore, the Bierschwale-Larrimore house on Austin Street. You cannot help but get into the Christmas spirit if you walk through this house where you will find a Christmas tree in every room and delightful decorations in every nook and cranny! The Social Committee, Pam Scott, Corrine Wright, Lynn Hedges, Jan McCann, Johnny Heidelberg, Carol Sattler, Jennifer Brinlee, and chaired by Nan Larrimore, hosted t ...
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 • Posted December 16, 2015
The Odeon Theater is privileged to present the acclaimed New York soprano on December 19th. A Texas native, classically-trained Pachecano holds a Master of Music in Classical Voice from Manhattan School of Music after completing her Bachelor of Music in Voice Performance from The University of Texas at Austin. In addition to being an opera singer, Ms.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 • Posted December 10, 2015
Donations benefit Mason County Food Bank Willow Creek Club will celebrate Christmas this year with a “White Elephant” gift exchange. On Wednesday, December 17th from 6 pm -10 pm guests will be welcomed to the Willow Creek Club’s party. Patrons will celebrate the season by exchanging their White Elephant gifts with other patrons.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 • Posted December 10, 2015
Let’s party at the American Legion Post Hall, 237 Post Hill Rd, on Thurs., Dec. 10th at 6:00 p.m.! Veterans, military personnel home on leave, family members and supporters of America’s military plus American Legion & VFW members are invited to attend. Enjoy friends, food & fun! For more information on this event, please contact Gail Coldiron, 347-9016.