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Wednesday, June 3, 2015 • Posted June 3, 2015
KERRVILLE, TX (05/20/2015)(readMedia)-- Schreiner University has named Remington Tanner McBee of Brady, TX to its Dean’s List. McBee was named to the roster of high-achieving students for the spring 2015 term. To qualify for the Dean’s List, a full-time student must have passing grades in all courses and, must earn at least a 3.50 grade point average and at least 12 hours credit for the term. Schreiner University is an independent coeducational liberal arts university related by choice an ...
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 • Posted June 3, 2015 • Photos
Mason's One Act Play took first place at the state competition last week, providing the second state championship in a row for the group. The directors are Merlina Gamel, Jacki Maenius and Tiffany Klaerner. Spencer Bierschwale received the Outstanding Technician award. Sara Powell and Jackson Taylor were both named to the All Star Cast.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 • Posted May 29, 2015 • Photos
Monica & Bill Brandenberger and Jody & Angela Eckert would like to congratulate their son, Austin Eckert, the grandson of Buddy & Sue Eckert of Mason, Texas; and, Wilbur & Martha Pontiff of Franklin, Louisiana; and Austin's wife, McKenzie Morrie Eckert, daughter of Phillip & Holly Morris of Austin, Texas, granddaughter of Opal & Ernest Morris of Tow, Texas; Dot Kendrix of San Antonio, Texas; and, Steve Smith of Austin, Texas.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 • Posted May 28, 2015
KERRVILLE, TX (05/20/2015)(readMedia)-- Schreiner University has named qualified students to its President’s List for the spring 2015 term. To be eligible for the President’s List, full-time students must earn at least a 3.75 grade point average and have at least 12 hours credit for the term. Congratulations! Damian Del Toro of Mason, TX Coby Velez of Mason, TX Schreiner University is an independent coeducational liberal arts university related by choice and covenant to the Presbyterian ...
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 • Posted May 28, 2015
GEORGETOWN, TX (05/22/2015)(readMedia)-- Jenny Smith of Mason graduated from Southwestern University on May 9, 2015 with a degree in Education.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 • Posted May 28, 2015
LAWRENCE — The names of nearly 4,550 candidates for degree from the University of Kansas this spring — representing 87 Kansas counties, 46 other states and 43 other countries — have been announced by the University Registrar. Degrees are officially conferred in June. KU’s 143rd Commencement was Sunday, May 17. Commencement information is available at commencement.ku.edu.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 • Posted May 28, 2015
Editor's Note: The following is the script from last week's scholarship awards ceremony held at Mason High School for the graduating seniors. Chris: Tonight it is my honor to welcome you to the Scholarship Awards Ceremony honoring the Mason High School class of 2015. To the organizations and individuals who make the scholarship opportunities available, the students, parents, teachers, and community are forever grateful.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 • Posted May 20, 2015 • Photos
The grand opening fiesta for Chica Chula Boutique and FindARanch.com was this past Saturday, May 16th, at 100 Ft. McKavitt Street on the square in Mason. There was a great turn out to welcome the new businesses, with a live mariachi band, margaritas, bloody mary's and a grand 'ol time!
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 • Posted May 15, 2015 • Photos
The Mason County Historical Society celebrated their joining the Mason County Chamber of Commerce last Tuesday at the Mason County Museum.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 • Posted May 15, 2015 • Photos
It’s not often that new attorneys take their official oath in the Mason County Courthouse. However, that was the case last Thursday as 452nd Judicial District Judge Rob Hofmann administered the official oath swearing in one of Texas’ newest attorneys, Josh Leamons, who recently passed the Texas Bar.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 • Posted May 14, 2015 • Photos
Jacie Megan Rychlik is graduating from Howard College with an Associates in Science. She plans to attend Angelo State University in the fall to get her degree in business.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 • Posted May 6, 2015 • Photos
Mason boys' track team continued their great season at the regional track meet held in Kingsville this past weekend. The boys competed very well and ended up as the team champions for the first time in school history. Those finishing in the top two at regionals will be advancing to the state meet.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 • Posted April 29, 2015 • Photos
KERRVILLE— The Cailloux Foundation (the Foundation) in Kerrville, Texas, will award 20 college scholarships to area students this month. The 2015 recipients have been chosen from high schools in Bandera, Barksdale (Nueces Canyon High School), Center Point, Fredericksburg, Harper, Junction, Kerrville (Tivy), Mason, and Medina. Awards are up to $14,000 per recipient annually and are for undergraduate study only.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 • Posted April 29, 2015 • Photos
Cass and Brittany Castillo along with Big Sister Lilah welcomed home the newest addition to the family on April 13, 2015, At 7:01 p.m. His name is Lennox Stone Castillo. He weighed seven pounds, 11 ounces and was 20 inches long. He was born at Peterson Memorial in Kerrville. His Grandparents are Delia Martinez and Salvador Castillo, Johnny and Deanna Miser of Mason.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 • Posted April 21, 2015 • Photos
The City of Mason sent Municipal Judge Lindsey Collins to the Capitol last week to be part of Female Judges' Day.