Mason County News
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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 - ...
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Wednesday, November 19, 2014 • Posted November 19, 2014
The City of Mason will be closed Thursday and Friday November 27 and November 28 for the Thanksgiving Holidays. Trash trucks will run and pick up as scheduled Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday (November 24, 25, and 26). Thursday trash pickup, November 27, will be on Tuesday November 25. Friday trash pickup, November 28, will be on Wednesday November 26.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 • Posted November 19, 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 5, 2014 • Posted November 6, 2014 • Photos
Riata met for its regular monthly meeting in the home of Pam Scott with Doris Courtright as co-hostess. KK Brannies , program chairman, introduced Angie Dudney, the Career and Technology Education councilor for Mason High School. Ms. Dudney outlined some of the activities she plans and works for. Some of these include Duel Credit courses , Welding has been added this year, Blue Ribbon Day, coming up and many opportunities to meet with Representatives from various colleges and the military.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 • Posted October 29, 2014
Daylight Saving Time ends at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday morning. Be sure to turn your clocks back one hour before going to bed on Saturday night to keep yourself on schedule Sunday morning.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
Thanks to a call received from a very kind gentleman here in Mason that wishes to remain anonymous, Melany Canfield and the generosity of many Masonites, the Chamber of Commerce is accepting dresses for girls who would like to go to the Queen’s Coronation but cannot afford a new dress.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 15, 2014
Several Mason residents have been the intended targets of scams involving subscription renewals for their daily newspapers (i.e. San Antonio, San Angelo). The companies perpetrating the scams call and inform the subscriber that their renewals are due, or that the subscription rate has increased. They then ask the subscriber to give them either a credit card number or the information for their bank account so that an electronic check can be issued for payment. Do NOT give callers such personal ...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 15, 2014 • Photos
During the half time of the varsity football game on Friday night, the Punchers celebrated Homecoming by recognizing senior band members, and by selecting the Band and Football Sweethearts for 2014. Brooke Falgout (first photo) was named the Band Sweetheart. She was presented a bouquet of roses by James Perlichek (at left) and Luis Castillo.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 • Posted October 8, 2014
Bobbie and Lee McMillan, along with Jana McMillan and Jimmy and Nancy Dockal, wish to announce the pending sale of their Control Interest in Commercial Company Inc., which is the owner of The Commercial Bank, Mason, Texas. The purchasers are a group of local investors comprised of Michael Cope, Julio Ramon Sr., Beatrice Ramon, and Kenneth Burow.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 • Posted October 1, 2014 • Photos
The faculty and students at Mason High School like to show our appreciation to the supportive community who helped make the 2010 National Blue Ribbon School Award a reality for us. To that end, four years ago we created “Blue Ribbon Service Day” to repay our community, and it has become an annual event.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 • Posted October 1, 2014
The Odeon Preservation Association regrets to announce that the October 18 concert with Kara Grainger has been cancelled due to a scheduling conflict. However, there is still a wonderful opportunity, that same night, to hear some great music in Mason and for a good cause. The MISD Education Foundation Street Dance will feature music by the Thom Shepherd & Coley McCabe band.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 • Posted October 1, 2014
The Mason County Chamber of Commerce will have reduced/varied hours during the week of October 6-10. Please contact the Chamber at 325-347-5758 this week for any items that you may need to add to the Community Calendar.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 • Posted October 1, 2014 • Photos
Nolan Donop received a letter from the Texas South Plains Honor Flight to pack his bags. It stated that he was selected to participate in the 2014 Texas South Plains Honor Flight trip to Washington, D.C. The National Honor Flight is honoring World War II Veterans. There will be 100 veterans plus their escorts on the plane leaving Lubbock on October 1, 2014. Mr.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 24, 2014
The Mason County Grand Jury convened last week and returned two indictments. Jodie Lyn Carraway - Theft of Property, greater than $1,500 but less than $20,000, state jail felony. Derek Alvin Crockett - Indecency with a Child, Sexual Contact, 2nd Degree felony, 3 counts.