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Thursday, October 16, 2014 • Posted October 23, 2014
On Friday, October 24th, the LBJ High School Student Council will be sponsoring the annual Fall Blood Drive in the LBJ High School Gym. Technicians will be available to from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. To sign up for a particular time spot, please call the high school office at 830-868-4025; drop-ins are also welcomed.
Thursday, October 16, 2014 • Posted October 23, 2014
“Hardtack, Bacon and Bad Coffee” started off a fun event for a room full of folks that turned out for the “Foods of the Civil War” fundraiser! Guests enjoyed an informative and entertaining program by Andy Lee of the Johnson City Civil War Roundtable in association with the Johnson City Library.
Thursday, October 16, 2014 • Updated October 23, 2014 2:04 PM
The Blanco County Commissioners held a Regular meeting on October 14, 2014. The Commissioners met at 9 a.m. in the Commissioners Courtroom of the Blanco County Courthouse in Johnson City, Blanco County, Texas. All four County Commissioners and Blanco County Judge Bill Guthrie attended the Regular meeting. After Judge Guthrie called the meeting to order the Court stood and recited the Pledge of Allegiance.
Thursday, October 16, 2014 • Posted October 23, 2014
The JCISD School Board met on Monday Oct. 14 for their regularly scheduled meeting with all members present. Joe Summy spoke during Open Forum. He thanked the school board in its efforts at openness and public outreach. He applauded them on inviting community members to join the Stadium Exploratory Committee (SEC).
Thursday, October 16, 2014 • Posted October 23, 2014 • Photos
The Johnson City Eagles continue their march to the playoffs with a convincing victory over Junction Friday night. The Eagles are 6-0 and 2-0 in district play. Coach Brent Harris was very impressed with the way the fans, students and the band have stepped it up and made playing in Johnson City a difficult task for teams coming to Shockley Field.
Thursday, October 2, 2014 • Posted October 9, 2014
At a special meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 30, the Pedernales Electric Cooperative Board of Directors voted to reduce the Co-op’s per-kilowatt-hour delivery charge effective with electricity purchased beginning Dec. 1, 2014. “The Board of Directors has worked with management the past few years to get the Cooperative in a very stable and strong financial position,” said PEC Board President Dr.
Thursday, October 2, 2014 • Posted October 9, 2014 • Photos
Organizers of the Wild Game Dinner are looking forward to serving a delicious variety of game to a large crowd this Saturday, Oct. 4th, at the Blanco County Show Barn in Johnson City. This year’s fare is fried Axis, wild game chili, whole roasted hog, wild boar BBQ, gumbo, jambalaya, fresh homemade sausage, boiled and fried shrimp, fried pork, brisket, fried sweet taters, along with bacon wrapped dove and quail.
Thursday, September 25, 2014 • Updated October 2, 2014 1:12 PM
LBJ High School and the Administration for Johnson City ISD is excitedly preparing Homecoming 2014. Plans are in the works for this year’s celebration which is set for the week of October 6th – 10th, 2014. Highlights of the week include the Community Pep Rally on Wednesday, October 8th and Volleyball and Football against District opponent Junction on Friday, October 10th.
Thursday, September 25, 2014 • Posted October 2, 2014 • Photos
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park and Historic Site invites everyone to join in the fun on Saturday, September 27th, 2014 for Farm Demonstration Day. Step back in time and come visit and tour the Sauer Beckmann Living History Farm. Period dressed park ranger interpreters will take you back in time to the traditions of a 1915 German farm family.
Thursday, September 25, 2014 • Posted October 2, 2014
When I was in elementary school I enjoyed telling the story about the professor and the flea. The professor was studying the jumping ability of the flea. He set up an elaborate measuring device and then said to the flea, “Jump!” In his log book he wrote, “With all its legs the flea can jump 36 inches.” He pulled one leg off the flea and again gave the command, “Jump!” “With one leg missing,” he wrote, “the flea can jump 32 inches.” The good professor removed a third leg and ...
Thursday, September 25, 2014 • Posted October 2, 2014
Make plans to join us on Sunday, October 5, for a scrumptious homemade Mexican dinner. Serving begins at 11am and continues until 2pm or sold out. Donations for lunch will be accepted at the door. Menu includes cheese enchiladas, tamale, taco, rice, beans, tortilla, homemade salsa, dessert and a drink.
Thursday, September 25, 2014 • Posted October 2, 2014
Alfred “Al” Davis, Jr. passed away on September 19, 2014 at the age of 95 after a brief illness. He was born on February 10, 1919 in Johnson City to Alfred and Annie (Casparis) Davis. His great grandparents, Alfred and Mary Russell Davis, were pioneer settlers in the Blowout community in Northwest Blanco County where the Davis Ranch is still located.
Thursday, September 25, 2014 • Posted October 2, 2014 • Photos
Adrian Schulze of Shelby, Texas, and Christine Michulka, Houston, were married on September 26, 1954 at Assumption Catholic Church, Houston, Texas . They lived in Houston until they retired to Johnson City in 1993. They have one daughter, Sharon Wahrmund, husband Elmer, of Fredericksberg, and one Son Randal, wife Chris, of Johnson City.
Thursday, September 25, 2014 • Posted October 2, 2014
Due to the inclement weather last Saturday night the LBJ National Historic Park decided to postpone the performance of The Eggmen and the screening of “A Hard Day’s Night” At the LBJ Ranch. The new night will be Friday, October 3. At 5:30 pm The Eggmen will perform the first of two 50-minute sets.
Thursday, September 25, 2014 • Posted October 2, 2014 • Photos
Stonewall, Texas- Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park will host a “Beatles night” of entertainment on Friday, October 3, 2014 at the LBJ Ranch. This event was originally scheduled for September 13, but inclement weather forced a postponement. As part of its “Movies Under the Stars” series the park will screen A Hard Day’s Night, the Beatles’ first movie, and feature Beatles music by “The Eggmen” from Austin, Texas.