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Thursday, April 17, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014
The Johnson City Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a Candidates Forum prior to the upcoming City Council election. All candidates are invited to participate and the public is encouraged to attend. This is meant to give the candidates a chance to let the citizens know what they stand for and what their intentions are if they are elected.
Thursday, April 17, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014
The April 14th JCISD School Board meeting was called to order at 6:01 pm. Board President Randy Brodbeck opened with the consent agenda consisting of a review of previous minutes, monthly expenditures, financial reports and a review of the district’s tax report. The board approved the consent agenda without discussion. The first item of action was consideration and possible approval of Update 99 affecting local policies.
Thursday, April 10, 2014 • Posted April 10, 2014
Kermit Danz, 75, passed away April 7, 2014 in Temple, TX. He was born November 30, 1938 in Johnson City, TX to Casper and Doris Danz. Kermit was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his daughter, Shana Danz Harper; brothers, Michael Danz and George Danz and wife Rosie. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at Masonic Cemetery in Johnson City with Rev.
Thursday, April 10, 2014 • Posted April 10, 2014 • Photos
Thomas Keith Mills was born December 28, 1953 in Bethesda Naval Hospital, Bethesda, MD, and passed away April 4, 2014, in Johnson City, TX. He is preceded in death by his brother, David Wayne Mills, grandparents, Homer Gilbert and Alice Maude Mills, William Guy and Pearlie Mae Preston. He is survived by his sons, David Mills, and wife Erin, of Fredericksburg, and Garrett Mills, and wife Lauren, of San Antonio, grandsons Andrew and Jacob; his parents, Tom and Jane Mills, brother Eric Mills, and ...
Thursday, March 13, 2014 • Posted March 20, 2014
Responding to the increased number of citizens wanting to assist law enforcement officials and build a stronger partnership in the fight against crime, Sheriff Robert Morgan today announced that Blanco County Citizens are being invited to become Associate Members of the Sheriffs’ Association of Texas. Membership invitations will go out in the mail over the next several weeks.
Thursday, March 13, 2014 • Posted March 20, 2014
According to Johnson City Chief of Police Randy Holland, on June 6, 2012, Pedernales Electric Cooperative officials contacted Johnson City Police Department in reference to unauthorized credit card purchases for electronic devices. An investigation was initiated with the requested assistance of the Texas Department of Public Safety Ranger Division and the FBI Task Force. On Wednesday, March 5, 2014, Chief Holland, Lieutenant Ross Allen and Investigator Thon Overstreet presented the facts of th ...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 • Posted March 20, 2014
J.D. “Doug” Morgan, age 98, of Dripping Springs, TX passed away March 16, 2014. The family will receive friends 11:00 a.m., to 1:00 p.m., Thursday, March 20, 2014 at Harrell Funeral Home in Dripping Springs, TX. Burial will be private.
Thursday, March 6, 2014 • Updated March 7, 2014 11:06 AM
On Friday, February 28, an accident occurred on US 290 West in Hye involving an 18-wheeler pulling a trailer and a Dodge Ram truck. The two collided head on, resulting in one confirmed death and one critically injured victim. The driver of the Freightliner, Douglas Murray of San Antonio, was eastbound on 290 traveling in the inside lane.
Thursday, March 6, 2014 • Updated March 7, 2014 11:04 AM
A small group of interested citizens met Friday February 28, 2014 to discuss the possibility of a market day event to be held regularly in Johnson City at the Memorial Park. Jack Hardwick was available as the representative from the Johnson City Chamber of Commerce and he will also serve as the organizer for the event.
Thursday, March 6, 2014 • Posted March 7, 2014
The following results reflect Blanco County votes unless otherwise noted. These are the unofficial results. The results will be canvassed on March 13. REP- US Representative, Dist. 21 Michael Smith 145 Matt McCall 682 Lamar Smith 805 REP- State Representative, District 45 Jason A. Isaac 1401 REP- Dist. Judge, 424th Judicial District Dan Mills 532 Evan Clay Stubbs 1125 REP- County Judge Brett Bray 1332 REP- District Clerk Debby Elsbury 1406 REP- County Clerk Laura Smith-Walla 1298 ...
Thursday, March 6, 2014 • Posted March 7, 2014
The Johnson City Woman’s Civic club met for their regular meeting on Feb. 24th at the Library. President Ingrid Moursund welcomed 32 members and guest Debbie Burkhard, and thanked the hostesses Betty McNallen, Susan Hamm, Janice Thompson and Kay Kent. During the business meeting the final plans for the Spaghetti Dinner and Bingo which will was held at the LBJ High School Commons on March 1st was discussed.
Thursday, March 6, 2014 • Posted March 7, 2014
The Honor Flight Project recognizes and honors American Veterans for their service, sacrifices, and achievements by flying veterans to Washington DC to see their WWII memorial at no cost to the veteran. Honor Flight Blanco County will hold the first planning meeting on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 11:00 at the First Christian Church located at 401 6th Street in Blanco. More information on this project can be found at honorflightaustin.org or by contacting Brenda Wilson at (512)785-0631.
Thursday, March 6, 2014 • Posted March 7, 2014 • Photos
The life and music of Country’s first superstar comes to life with Jake Penrod in Hank Williams Remembered at 3pm on Saturday, March 15th at the YO Ranch Hotel and Convention Center in Kerrville. A stark traditionalist, Jake Penrod is as close to Country as Country gets. His trademark, of course, was his uncanny resemblance to the King of Country Music.
Thursday, March 6, 2014 • Posted March 7, 2014 • Photos
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - Elaine Swiss of Round Mountain received several awards in Competitive Trail at the North American Trail Ride Conference (NATRC) National and Regional annual banquets this past weekend in Oklahoma City, OK. Swiss and her horse NH Muscat’s Jewel, known as “Roulette”, also received 2013 annual recognition from the Arabian Horse Association (AHA).
Thursday, March 6, 2014 • Posted March 7, 2014 • Photos
Fifth grade students at Johnson City Middle School learned about stress this week. In a character lesson about Caring, students learned about caring for themselves. Mrs. Cave, Counselor, lead a discussion about stress, what causes stress, how does stress make you feel, why its important to be able to recognize stress, and ways to combat stress.