Mason County News
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Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 28, 2014 • Photos
Debbie Armstrong’s gorgeous Lotería quilt will be on display in the Stribling Room of the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library for the next two months. This amazing quilt was created around 2002-203 and took about a year to complete. Debbie’s inspiration came from a shower curtain that she purchased that had the images of Mexican Lotería cards.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 28, 2014 • Photos
Youth Art Camp Summer 2014 ended with a community project. Conley Brownds acted as representative of the youth and assisted Bridget Langdale to distribute fourteen FLOWERS IN A BOX. Each vase of flowers were delivered to surprised, delighted and appreciative receivers. Special thanks to Yolanda Garza who introduced us to residences where Lou Lange lives.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 28, 2014 • Photos
SAMMY – 4-5 Month Old Lynx Point Siamese Kitten Sammy is one easy going kitty! He enjoys play time but he also enjoys just hanging out in whatever room you are in. Sammy doesn’t mind being held, and can turn into quite the purring machine, but he doesn’t necessarily require your undivided attention like some kittens do!
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 28, 2014 • Photos
The Mason Garden Club met Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at the Mason County Library Stribling Room. This was the annual membership drive meeting with installation of new officers. Seventeen members were present including three joining the Mason Garden Club during the meeting. New officers installed were Penny Peterson as Secretary and Wendy Hastings as Treasurer.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 27, 2014
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman K. Michael Conaway (R-Texas) invites students interested in attending the military service academies to apply for a nomination. To be considered for appointment to a service academy, an applicant must meet eligibility requirements and be nominated by an authorized person, including a member of the U.S.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 27, 2014 • Photos
KNEL 95.3FM radio listeners came to the aid of three year old Precious Payton Martinez last week in the amount of $4,100 to help with medical expenses. Precious Payton is battling Undifferentiated Soft Tissue Sarcoma cancer. For the last two and a half years, she has been subject to several surgeries and chemo in an attempt to battle the cancer.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 27, 2014 • Photos
The Summer Meltdown Challenge wrapped up on Friday, August 15th with a covered dish salad luncheon at River of Life Church. There was much celebrating of the fun we had & congratulations to the 3 top winners who logged the most hours exercising. The 3rd place winner was Jane Lakin.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Posted August 21, 2014 • Photos
Beautiful tortoiseshell kitten. Persy is a three-month old kitten that was rescued off the street and brought to Second Chance - Mason Animal Rescue. This little girl loves to play, loves to be held and pretty much would like your undivided attention! She is very people oriented, and will make a great companion cat.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Posted August 20, 2014 • Photos
Mason County Soil & Water Conservation District had their annual Billy Bingo contest during the 50th Roundup weekend. Michael Cope was the sole winner this year! Chuck Bearden presented Michael with a check on behalf of the Mason County Soil & Water Conservation District.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Posted August 20, 2014 • Photos
Dear Mason Lions, My name is Khristina Sanchez and I’m the daughter of Zelma V. Martinez and the step daughter of Abel Martinez. I would like to thank my Lion sponsors, Mr. Charles Reichenau and John Gammil. This summer was my fourth year attending Texas Lions Camp. I have had type one diabetes since I was 9 years old.
, Mason AgriLife Extension Service
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Posted August 20, 2014
In Texas, the Texas Pesticide Law requires you must be licensed or certified by the Texas Department of Agriculture in order to lawfully use a restricted-use pesticide, state-limited-use pesticide or regulated herbicides. To obtain a license, here are some steps in the process. A private pesticide applicator is someone who uses or supervises the use of restricted-use or state-limited-use pesticides or regulated herbicides to produce an agricultural commodity on the following, on personally own ...
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Posted August 20, 2014
The Library Book Club will meet to discuss the August selection, What Alice Forgot, on Tuesday, August 26, at 5:00 P.M. Everyone is welcome!
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Posted August 20, 2014
Ann Scarth will be at the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Library on Tuesday, August 26, from 2:00-4:00 P.M. to give FREE blood pressure and blood glucose screenings.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Posted August 20, 2014
Volunteers are needed to train for the front desk at the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library. We need volunteers who are available to work on a regular schedule. If you’re interested, please call Patti at 325-347-5446.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Posted August 20, 2014
It is that time of year again…back to school! As we start our 28th year here at GCS, we are so excited to see what God has in store for us! Our faithful staff of Fritz Landers, Gay Renfroe, and Ricky and Courtney Newman have spent the summer planning, reorganizing and cleaning for a fresh start this fall.