Mason County News
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Wednesday, February 19, 2014 • Posted February 20, 2014
San Antonio –The Grand Champion Market Lamb Drive was held February 13 at the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo. Kirsten Allen of Mason, Texas, received a $10,000 scholarship and was named Reserve Champion Finewool Cross. She is a member of Mason County 4-H and enjoys basketball, tennis and cheer.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 • Posted February 20, 2014 • Photos
FORT WORTH, TEXAS - STRAN STULTZ, a 4-H member from MASON COUNTY, exhibited the RESERVE CHAMPION FINE WOOL CROSS in the Junior WETHER LAMB Show at the 2014 Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo on FEBRUARY 2. The 2014 Show hosted nearly 10,000 junior exhibitors from across Texas, competing for prizes and $107,885.00 in premiums. STULTZ, also exhibited the CHAMPION FINE WOOL in the Junior WETHER LAMB Show at the 2014 Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo on FEBRUARY 2.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 • Posted February 19, 2014 • Photos
HOPE Hope is a 3 year old Boxer/Basset/Pit Bull who is spayed, and current on her vaccinations. Hope has been an absolute joy to her foster family. She loves spending her day curled up on the couch or in a sunny spot on the porch. Hope is great with other dogs, and loves to have some play time out in the yard.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 • Posted February 19, 2014 • Photos
The Not So Serious Book Club had lunch at the Peach Tree in Fredericksburg. Hostesses were Nonnie Stringer and Willeda Rea. Photo by Willeda Rea
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 • Posted February 14, 2014
A Health and Wellness Program Offered by the Wesley Nurse Health Ministries™ The Wesley Nurse at First United Methodist Church invites you to take part in the rescheduled Lunch ‘N Learn program on Health Aging open to all citizens in the Mason area. (Due to illness, the first offering of this program was cancelled.) According to research, the older population in 2030 is projected to be twice as large as it was in 2000.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 • Posted February 14, 2014
A Health and Wellness Program Offered by the Wesley Nurse Health Ministries™ The Wesley Nurse at First United Methodist Church invites you to a Lunch ‘N Learn program: The Heart of the Matter. This program is free of charge & open to all citizens in the Mason area. The focus of the program will be heart health for men & women.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 • Posted February 14, 2014
Bilingual representatives from the Disability Connections Resource Center of San Angelo will be available free of charge at the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library on Wednesday, February 19, from 10:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M. Anyone with questions about the Health Insurance Marketplace or needing help applying online may attend.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 • Posted February 14, 2014
Civil Air Patrol, the volunteer civilian auxiliary of the United States Air Force, is recruiting members for the Cadet program in Fredericksburg.  The Fredericksburg Cadet Squadron started in October 2005, and another Basic Cadet Training class is now forming. Young men and women from the ages of 12 to 18 receive training in leadership, aerospace, emergency services, basic military drill and discipline.  There will be an orientation session for interested youth and parents at Zion Luther ...
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 • Posted February 14, 2014 • Photos
The Habitat Care-A-Vanners enjoyed a delicious lunch at the local Mi Pueblo Restaurant. Thank you to The Commercial Bank 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. There are 11 dates left to fill on the lunch schedule between now and late April.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 • Posted February 14, 2014 • Photos
Sheri Wheeler, daughter of Craig and Patti Grote and granddaughter of Stanley Grote, has been named the featured Artist of the Month at the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library for February. Sheri says that her earliest memory of drawing and sketching was in kindergarten. Instead of just drawing the letter the teacher told them to do, she drew the letter plus the little picture that went with it.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 • Posted February 14, 2014 • Photos
On December 3rd, the CTEC Operation Round-Up Board of Directors approved 5 grant applications. One grant was awarded to victims of a recent house fire – the Jerrod Masters family in Mountain Home, Texas. This young family of four lost the entire contents of their home, but luckily there were no physical injuries.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 • Posted February 6, 2014
Carmen Goldthwaite will be the guest speaker at the coming meeting of the Heart of Texas Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas next Monday, February 10, 2014. Her presentation will be drawn from her latest book, “TEXAS DAMES … Sassy & Savvy Women throughout Lone Star History”, which will be available for sale and signing.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 • Posted February 6, 2014 • Photos
The Care-A-Vanners have arrived and they’ve already begun work on the next Habitat House for Mason County. The Square Plate fed them their first Mason meal, a delicious meatloaf lunch special. Thank you, to Larry and Barbara Brown of the Mason Square Plate. If you would be interested in providing lunch for one of the Care-A-Van groups on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Fridays please contact Megan Bierschwale (325-347-7666 or meganofmason@gmail.com).
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 • Posted February 6, 2014
All luncehons begin at noon. March 5 - Hilda UMC hosted at St. Paul Lutheran March 12 - River of Life March 19 - St. Martin’s Epicopal (hosted at FUMC) March 26 - Art UMC hosted at First Baptist April 2 - St. Joseph’s Catholic April 9 - St. Paul Lutheran
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 • Posted February 6, 2014 • Photos
2014 saw Mason’s Scarlet Punchers unite for food, fun, and fellowship at the Willow Creek Cafe. Seventeen fun-loving women enjoyed lunch and prizes. February 10th, the Scarlet Punchers will meet at Nacho’s Restaurant to continue the fun. Bring a friend and meet us at 11:30 AM. We will meet at Lenore Newsom’s in March instead.