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Wednesday, April 2, 2014 • Posted April 5, 2014
The Hill Country Cattle Women organization consists of women in one of the following counties, McCullouch, San Saba, Menard, Mason, Llano, Kimble, Gillespie, Blanco, Edwards, Kerr, Kendall, Real, Bandera, and Northern Bexar. Our primary objective is to promote and support the production of beef and the beef industry. We do this by awarding scholarships to college students who have 60 college hours and have a grade point of at least 2.8.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 • Posted April 5, 2014 • Photos
During the opening day celebration for Mason Youth Baseball, Mason's first Little League Team had their own float in the parade. Left to right: Kenneth Durst, Corky Mueller, Charles Kramer, Raymond Brandenberger,George Schoenfield, Bob Al Hofmann and Pat Reardon.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 • Posted April 5, 2014 • Photos
Riata held its monthly meeting in the home of Jodie Kingston with C.J. Reardon serving as co-hostess. KK Brannies, program chairman and former educator, introduced school superintendent Pam Kruse. Mrs. Kruse talked about what is going on with the school buildings now and what is to come in the future.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 • Posted April 5, 2014 • Photos
Mason 4-Hers Compete in District Consumer Decision Making Contest - Ty Hoksbergen and Colby Brown competed in a contest at the San Angelo Stock Show where they judged classes of items using their consumer education skills. Ty was the 9th place Intermediate contestant, while Colby was a Junior level participant.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 • Posted April 5, 2014 • Photos
Home Health Services of MKM hosted a lunch for the habitat of humanity on March 14th. They enjoyed a shrimp & vegetable pasta salad, beans, garlic bread and dessert. Sherry Martin thanked the caravaners for all their hard work in our community. We are grateful to Tommy Bierschwale for allowing us the use of the Mason Housing Authority Facility.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 • Posted March 27, 2014
Everyone enjoyed the March meeting hosted by the Mason County members of the Hill Country Cattle Women. You can tell that Spring is in the air as the bluebonnet flowers were poking their heads out of the parched earth. With that being said, the next meeting of the of The Hill Country CattleWomen will be held April 15, 2014 in Fredericksburg at St.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 • Posted March 27, 2014 • Photos
The Mason Garden Club met on Tuesday, March 18th at 2 p.m. at The Green House with Jeff Durst giving a program on “Native Plants”. The Green House is an organic nursery and natural health store owned by Jeff and Margaret Durst located on San Antonio Street here in Mason.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 • Posted March 27, 2014
Frontera Mason Clinic would like to announce they will be assisting consumers with the Marketplace Application by our Certified Application Counselors who will be on site. This event will take place on Thursday March 27, 2014, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Refreshments and snacks will be provided. We will also have a drawing for a $40 gift card for those who come and apply for the Marketplace with our assistance.
, Director of Public Relations, Mason Greenstar, Inc.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 • Posted March 27, 2014 • Photos
(Las Vegas, Nevada) Greenstar BLOX®, manufactured by Mason Greenstar Inc., has been selected as the Industry Choice Award Winner for the 12th Annual “Most Innovative Products Award” at the 2014 World of Concrete, a construction industry tradeshow, in Las Vegas, Nevada. The environmentally friendly building product was chosen as the winner by popular vote in the Masonry Materials & Equipment category. “It is a great honor for our young company to have been chosen for this award.” said, ...
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 • Posted March 27, 2014 • Photos
Grace Christian students, Alexis Brown (at left) and Randee Renfroe attended the ACE student convention at Palacios, Texas. Alexis placed 1st in essay writing, 1st in illustrated story telling, 3rd in color character photography, 6th place in color animal photo, and 11th in color scenic photography. Randee Renfroe placed 2nd in essay writing, 1st in sketching, 1st in color pencil, 4th in poetry reading.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 • Posted March 27, 2014 • Photos
Students making honor roll for the third quarter are as follows: ( back row) Selah Farmer, Sydney Renfroe, Aaron Alm, Marie Roy, Graci Weber.(Middle row) Fisher Bradley, Hunter Bradley, Kaden Kimbriel, Derek Renfroe, Riggin Farmer, Case Weber. (Front row) Royce Pfeil, Derek Wartenbach, Ethan Huse.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 • Posted March 27, 2014 • Photos
Local members of the Menard-Kimble-Mason unit of the Texas Retired Teachers' Association visited the Mason Head Start school to give each student a book of their own. Members Julie Gamel, Linnda Graham, Gladys Kaderka and Mag Spaeth presented the books as an educational book project of TRTA. Retired teachers in Menard, Junction and Mason have distributed these books for the last eight years to always excited young children who find it hard to believe the books are theirs to keep.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 • Posted March 24, 2014 • Photos
The Habitat Care-A-Vanners enjoyed a delicious lunch at the local Nacho's Cafe on March 11th. Thank you to James and Diane Esquell for picking up the tab! Stop by and see their progress on the newest Habitat House. Call Megan Bierschwale (347-7666) if you would like to help feed these builders lunch.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 • Posted March 24, 2014 • Photos
In an outstanding show of dedication, with only one bad weather day, the winter obedience class of Reigning Cats & Dogs successfully graduated a fantastic four owner-dog pairs on Saturday, March 8th. All four dogs demonstrated an outstanding grasp of the material they learned over the eight week class, as they eagerly responded to their owners’ guidance through a variety of exercises.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 • Posted March 19, 2014 • Photos
The Not So Serious Book Club met at Nacho’s in Mason on Wednesday March 12. Hostesses were Karen Olson and Allison Fogle. Photo by Willeda Rea.