Mason County News
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Wednesday, March 19, 2014 • Posted March 24, 2014
Second Chance would also like to announce that we requested at the past City commission meeting (March 10th, 2014) that the City pound develop their own spay / neuter policy. This way no dog or cat that leaves the City pound will go back in to the community without being spayed or neutered.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 • Posted March 24, 2014
The Mason Tennis Association’s 13th annual Tennis-A-Thon will take place this Sunday, March 23rd, at the Mason Tennis Center. The funds raised will be used to improve and maintain our tennis center. The tennis playing youth of our community are taking part in this event by participating in tennis drills, games and competitions for 1 and 1/2 hours, and by obtaining sponsors who pledge money for each participant.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 • Posted March 19, 2014
Cancer Crusaders are busy again. We are making our Casseroles: chicken spaghetti, BEEF OR CHEESE enchiladas, and Smothered AND SWISS steak. Small $10.00 and large $15.00. Please, place your order by March 25th. We are having a Bake Sale April 5th at Lowe's and a Hamburger Lunch on the square on April 6th.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 • Posted March 19, 2014 • Photos
The Second Annual Darrell McCall and Friends Golf Tournament will be held at the Brady Municipal Golf Course on Friday, March 28. The tournament begins at 9:00 AM at 200 Brady Country Club Road. The event benefits the Heart of Texas Country Music Museum. The golf tournament will consist of a three man team, plus one Traditional Country Music celebrity per team.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 • Posted March 19, 2014 • Photos
Four local artists and members of the Fine Arts Association of the Hill Country have been invited to show their art at the Stribling Art Extravaganza for 2014. The Stribling Art Extravaganza to benefit West Texas Rehabilitation Center will be held March 21, 22, and 23 at Fort Concho National Historic Landmark, 603 South Oakes Street in San Angelo.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 • Posted March 19, 2014
The 2014 Mason Youth Baseball Little League Board would like to cordially invite our baseball and softball loving community to our Opening Day festivities on March 22, 2014. Youth Baseball and Softball season is officially here! Mason Youth Baseball is pleased to be back in Little League® and to help in celebrating the Diamond Anniversary of the organization this year.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 • Posted March 19, 2014
Mark Your Calendars: Golfers (and non-golfers), mark your calendars for Fort Mason Golf Association’s ANNUAL FUNDRAISER on Saturday, April 5th. 12 p.m.: Lunch (for golf participants); 1:30 p.m.: 9-hole scramble; 5-6 p.m.: Social Hour; 5-7 p.m.: Silent Auction (items include: golf clubs and equipment, golf outings, art, jewelry, custom Wine Rack built by Matt Biggs, and other items); 6-7 p.m.: Dinner (Catered by Boondocks’) and 7 p.m.: Drawing.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 • Posted March 19, 2014 • Photos
Operation Orphans, Inc. will have fishing camps for boys April 12th; and, for girls May 3rd. Operation Orphans, Inc. is expecting 60 boys and could use additional areas to fish. If you have a tank or pond and would like to help some underprivileged get "fishy," contact Camp Supervisors Jerry or Lyla Crouch at (325) 347-6745.
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Wednesday, March 12, 2014 • Posted March 12, 2014
The members of American Legion Fort Mason Post #285 & Ladies Auxiliary invite other veterans, friends and family, and the general public to join us on Thursday, March 13th, at the American Legion Post Hall, 237 Post Hill St., to celebrate The American Legion’s founding by members of the American Expeditionary Forces at its Paris Caucus in March, 1919.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 • Posted March 12, 2014
The Hilda Community Club annual spring highway clean-up will be held on Friday, March 21 beginning at 5:00 p.m. We will clean up from the Hilda clubhouse on RR 783 to Hwy. 87. Supper will be served around 6:30 p.m. Hosts are Leighton Brown and Jan Appleby. If you live in the Hilda area, please come out and give us a helping hand!
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 • Posted March 12, 2014
The regular meeting of the Mason Bluebonnet Study Club will be held on Monday, March 17, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. at the home of Sherie Clarkson, 305 Spruce Street. Charles Eckert, president of the Mason Historical Society, will be giving club members a tour of Ft. Mason. Afterwards, there will be a short business meeting and pot luck luncheon at Sherie’s house, which is just a short walk from the fort.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 • Posted March 12, 2014
The regular meeting of the Mason Garden Club will be held on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 2 p.m. at The Green House, 605 San Antonio Street. Jeff Durst, who with his wife, Margaret, owns the organic nursery and natural health store, will give the program on “Native Plants.” Jeff is also very proud of his heirloom tomatoes that he grows from seeds.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 • Posted March 12, 2014
The Mason County Democratic Party Convention will be held on Saturday, March 22, 2014, 5:30 p.m. at Lynn Reichenau's home, located at 1038 RR 1871.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 • Posted March 12, 2014
The Long Mountain Community Club will hold their regular monthly meeting and covered dish supper Friday night at 6:30 PM, March 14 at the Long Mt. School bldg. Of course, the bill of fair will be good, what ever is in the pot. It is amazing how things work out, food wise, each month without any special menu plan and I don’t even have to mention coconut pie, plus we never seem to have any knock down and drag outs either, even after a couple games of 42.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 • Posted March 12, 2014
Gisela Potts will present a special program on Monday, March 17, 2014, at 6:30 P.M. in the Stribling Room of the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library. Admission is free. Like most little girls, Gisela loved playing with her dolls, going to the movies, and sharing a joke with her little sister.