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Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted July 30, 2014 • Photos
The Regional Advisory Committee on Aging (RACOA) provides a valuable service by helping the Area Agency on Aging identify needs, develop accessible services, target resources in your community and others in the Concho Valley Region. They advise and make recommendations to the Area Agency on Aging of the Concho Valley on Aging matters.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted July 30, 2014 • Photos
Nancy Sterling is the Artist of the Month at the Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library. Her work will be exhibited throughout the month of August. Nancy is originally from Ohio, but she has lived in Arizona, California, and Virginia before finally coming to Texas. Nancy stated, “I try to capture beauty in painting using oil, water color, pencil and colored pencil and recently began using acrylic.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted July 30, 2014
Our Summer Meltdown Challenge is still in full swing. The drawing for the July monthly winners will be this week. The Challenge will wrap up on August 15th with a covered dish luncheon at River of Life Church-more news to come on the luncheon. New monthly activity tracking cards for August will be available from the leaders at the end of this week (they will be blue).
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted July 30, 2014
We are so excited to announce that we will be starting a Mother’s Day Out program called, Kingdom Kids, at River of Life Church. Our mission is to provide a loving, Christ centered environment where children are nurtured and mothers needs are met. The program will be offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 a.m.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted July 30, 2014
The Area Agency on Aging is pleased to provide three remaining opportunities for individuals in our community to come learn more about the Star+Expansion. The first presentation was held at the Concho Valley Council of Governments Training Center on Wednesday, July 23rd at 1:30 pm with 24 people in attendance.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 24, 2014
Our show this year is called “Who is your favorite superhero?” You can find a copy of the schedule on the Mason HS Website Band page. Also the students should have received an email at their school email address that has dates for the summer band schedule as well as the entire year’s schedule.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 24, 2014
The Heart of Texas Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas (DRT) has been busy this summer. Most Chapters take a break during the summer months, but the local Chapter has had several major projects on its calendar. Just for fun, the Chapter participated in the Independence Day Parades in Brady and Mason for the sixth straight year.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 24, 2014
The following letter was sent to the News by Tyson Broad. It was sent to the Junction City Council to state the group's opposition to the construction of a new truck stop facility on the North Llano River in Junction. July 14, 2014 Mayor Raymond McDonald Junction City Council 730 Main Street Junction, Texas 76849 Dear Mayor McDonald and Council Members: The South Llano Watershed Alliance (SLWA) is a non-profit organization of landowners and interested stakeholders whose mission is to pre ...
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 23, 2014 • Photos
The Birthday Club met at Topaz Confections on Wednesday, July 16th. Jennifer Brinnlee & Kathy Bradley were hostesses.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 23, 2014 • Photos
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 23, 2014 • Photos
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 23, 2014 • Photos
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 23, 2014 • Photos
Pictures courtesy of MR. Lavender Photo
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 23, 2014 • Photos
ger/july 23 cut-4h camp Enjoying 4-H County Camp July 9-11, 2014 were (from bottom row): Sara Peyton Dospapas, Jade Dospapas, Brooke Powell, leader Letty Velez, Jay Alschwede, Hugo Martinez, FCS Agent Kristy Powell, Ag Agent Cody Bridges, Aspen Martin, Dakota Martin, and teen leader Jaclyne Grosse.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 23, 2014 • Photos
The Commercial Bank and Mason Bank donated the buckles for the Mason County Team Roping winners at the 50th Round Up Rodeo. Pictured above are the winners along with the sponsors.