Mason County News
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, Script Schoppe Pharmacy
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 • Posted January 14, 2015
Jan. 7, 2015 - Medicare beneficiaries and caregivers, in an unwelcome New Year's surprise, are discovering that they are unable to fill prescriptions at pharmacies promoted by Aetna/Coventry Part D drug plans listed on the Medicare Plan Finer website used during the 2014 Medicare pen enrollment to select a 2015 drug plan. Incorrect information was posted on Medicare Plan Finder, Aetna websites, and provided to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding which pharmacies were i ...
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 • Posted January 14, 2015
The library's "42" Domino Group has changed their play date to the second Wednesday of each month, starting February 11th. We play from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.. Everyone is welcome. Hope to see you there.
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 • Posted January 7, 2015
Occupants using propane gas type heaters are urged to use extreme caution in residences. These type units require adequate oxygen (air) to operate, just as any flame (fire) needs oxygen to burn. In a house or room where it is closed up due to cold weather with little or no fresh air supply, a person can be harmed or killed by the carbon monoxide from these units.
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 • Posted January 7, 2015 • Photos
Robbie Simon is the winner in ShortStop's Big Buck Contest. His deer scored 50 to easily take the lead, and get him the winner's rifle!
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 • Posted January 3, 2015
Due to the early deadline that is required each year for the paper’s Christmas section, the following names were not included on the 2014 “Community Greeting Card”: Charles and Barbara Pluenneke Marshall and Bobbye Frazier Granite Oaks Ranch Bob & Joyce Beauliu The final total for this year’s fundraiser is: $4,710. The equipment that these funds will purchase will be listed in a later article.
, Supervisor, Landfill Operations
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 • Posted December 23, 2014
The City of Mason will be closed Wednesday and Thursday December 24th and 25th for the Christmas Holidays. Trash trucks ran and picked up as scheduled Monday, Tuesday and Friday (December 22, 23, and 26). Wednesday trash pickup, December 24, was on Tuesday December 23rd. Thursday trash pickup, December 25, will be on Friday December 26th.
, Supervisor Landfill Operations
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 • Posted December 17, 2014
The City of Mason will be closed Wednesday and Thursday December 24th and 25th for the Christmas Holidays. Trash trucks will run and pick up as scheduled Monday, Tuesday and Friday (December 22, 23, and 26). Wednesday trash pickup, December 24, will be on Tuesday December 23rd. Thursday trash pickup, December 25, will be on Friday December 26th.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 • Posted December 10, 2014
Mason ShortStop and NuWay Grocery has contacted the News and indicated that they want to revive the tradition of a contest for residents who go to the trouble of decorating their homes for the Christmas holiday. The two stores, owned by Charlie and Linda Reichenau, have offered a $300 prize for first place, $200 for second place and $100 for third place.
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 • Posted December 3, 2014
Mason ShortStop and NuWay Grocery has contacted the News and indicated that they want to revive the tradition of a contest for residents who go to the trouble of decorating their homes for the Christmas holiday. The two stores, owned by Charlie and Linda Reichenau, have offered a $300 prize for first place, $200 for second place and $100 for third place.
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 • Posted December 3, 2014
We will start picking up leaves on December the 8rd. Please try not to put any limbs in the piles of leaves so our vacuum can pick up all leaves. Please put all leaves on side of street. If you miss us for any reason be assured that we will be back by the will following week.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 • Posted November 26, 2014
The Mason Co. M. Beven Eckert Memorial Library will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday and for renovations on the following dates: Nov. 26—close at noon Nov. 27and 28— all day Dec. 1, 2, and 3—all day
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 • Posted November 26, 2014
The LCRA Board of Directors at its Nov. 19 meeting in Austin appointed 16 members to the Lower Colorado River Authority Upper Basin Regional Council. The council represents Bandera, Gillespie, Hamilton, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Lampasas, Llano, Mason, McCulloch, Menard, Mills and San Saba counties. Members of LCRA’s four regional councils provide insight into local topics and share information from council meetings with their communities to provide a clear, accurate understanding of issues rel ...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 • Posted November 26, 2014
The 42 domino group that meets at the library on the first Monday of each month will not be meeting Decmeber 1st due to renovations at the library. Our next gathering will be Monday, January 5, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. All 42 players are invited to come join us. We look forward to seeing you there.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 • Posted November 20, 2014
Take on this challenge and help make a difference. Alright you wonderful animal lovers of Mason County and surround areas... Come visit us at 717 E. Rainey St., Mason, Texas - Ole Yellow Animal Rescue Shelter. We currently have a variety of dogs to choose from, all shapes, sizes and colors, just waiting for you! Whether you have room or know someone who needs a loving friend - you can help!
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 • Posted November 19, 2014
The November 4 general election in Mason County had 1377 votes cast, with 767 of those occurring during the two week early voting period. Mason County voters followed the trends statewide with their ballots, heavily favoring Republican candidates in all races. STRAIGHT TICKET VOTES Republican - 744 Democrat - 115 Libertarian - 8 U.S. SENATOR John Cornyn - 1100 David Alameel - 201 Rebecca Paddock - 50 US REPRESENTATIVE 11TH Mike Conaway - 1118 Ryan Lange - 126 GOVERNOR Greg Abbott - ...