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Wednesday, October 28, 2015 • Posted October 28, 2015
Over the years, I have probably accumulated 8 or 10 recipes for French Bread. Most of them resulted in a pretty good end product, but most of them were/are a bit “fussy” and time-consuming. Ever on the look-out for the ideal French Bread recipe, I happened across this one. Sure enough, it is quick to turn around and the results are quite satisfying.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 • Posted October 28, 2015
I am really getting excited. My favorite day of the year is the day that Daylight Savings Time goes away. This year, that is on November 1. I am an old math teacher and I know that you cannot save daylight. Daylight is not saved by artificially changing the time so there is less daylight in the morning and more daylight in the evening.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 • Posted October 28, 2015
“Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn and caldron bubble. Fillet of a fenny snake, In the caldron boil and bake; Eye of newt and toe of frog, Wool of bat and tongue of dog, Adder’s fork and blind-worm’s sting, Lizard’s leg and howlet’s wing, For a charm of powerful trouble, Like a hell-broth boil and bubble. … Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn and caldron bubble. Cool it with a baboon’s blood, Then the charm is firm and good.” [From Shakespeare’s ...
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 • Posted October 22, 2015
Hi Gerry, I have a suggestion that might solve the problem of portable toilets at the golf course being vandalized. Paint a Texas flag on the porta-johns. Better yet, paint the entire porta-john as a Texas flag. The Chamber could commission the art classes at the High School to paint and decorate them.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 • Posted October 22, 2015
Now is a good time to start building your immune system for flu season. Whether you are concerned about colds or flu, there are some great natural strategies for you to use to build your immune system. Let’s review a bit about viruses and immune function. Viruses are opportunistic and function like scavengers.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 • Posted October 22, 2015 • Photos
****NEWS NOTES**** Mature Driver Program Coordinator, Debbie Tahiri’ will be speaking to us at the Mason Senior Center Thursday morning, October 22nd at 11:00AM. Ms. Tahiri will speak about traffic safety educational opportunities. The talk will include the effects of aging on driving and the problems and common challenges aging drivers might face.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 • Posted October 15, 2015
“Hill Country Sheep & Goat Organization” is now officially the new name for the group who had a 15 word name, “The Hill Country Chapter of the Women’s Auxiliary of the Texas Sheep and Goat Raisers Association”. Now the good news just needs to be spread. Speaker for the meeting Monday Oct.5, 2015 in Harper at the Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall was Karen Vaucher of the “Old Stone Market” who lives and caters in the area.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 • Posted October 15, 2015 • Photos
Leon Valley Grange donated dictionaries to every student in the 3rd and 5th grade recently. The kids and teachers are very excited and thankful for this awesome donation!!
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 • Posted October 15, 2015 • Photos
1 YEAR OLD - LAB / CUR - MALE (NEUTERED)  We absolutely ADORE this dog. He is awesome! Sailor loves people and loves to play with other dogs. He is a big boy with a sweet and endearing temperament. He is just a big baby at heart. Smart and easy going.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 • Posted October 15, 2015 • Photos
The Birthdays and Book Club of Fredericksburg (including several Mason members) met recently for Thai food to celebrate. Hostesses: Maggie Livings & Valeda Boyd.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 • Posted October 14, 2015 • Photos
The Comanche Creek Ladies’ Golf Association played their annual club championship on Thursday, October 8, 2015. Congratulations to the winners: First Flight: Sheila Innis, gross, Patsy Brandenberger, net Second Flight: Cynthia Bauer and Mitzi Drennan tied for first in their flight Third Flight: Minnie Schmidt, gross, Sherrie Patrick, net. We had a great turn out this year and everyone had a great time.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 • Posted October 14, 2015
The Mason Garden Club will have its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 20, 2015, at 2 p.m. at the Mason County M. Beven Memorial Library, Stribling Room. Club members will be discussing the wine tour trip to Fredericksburg on October 21st and the Blue Star Memorial. Also we will be discussing a work day for the flowerbeds.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 • Posted October 14, 2015 • Photos
The Heart of Texas Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas (DRT) held its October meeting on October 12, 2015 in the meeting room on the west side of Brady’s downtown square. The guest speaker was Caroline Latham Ingram, a DRT member of the Alamo Heroes Chapter of the DRT in San Antonio, Texas.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 • Posted October 14, 2015 • Photos
Loving, friendly companion that is looking for the perfect Mate! Great with kids and kennels well. Loves to fetch and play but knows when you are ready to rest - Olive is too …Come out and visit, Olive could be just what you need. 325-347-2187
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 • Posted October 14, 2015
Most of you have noticed the small Windows 10 icon living in the lower right corner of your system tray. If you haven't seen the icon it's okay, Microsoft has made a wonderful pop up that will remind you to jump in to the new Windows (hands clap, confetti flies).