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Thursday, October 16, 2014 • Updated October 30, 2014 2:41 PM
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, December 4, 2014 • Posted December 15, 2014
John Hall Thomas MD, 70, of Round Mountain Texas, TX died peacefully in Van Horn, Texas on November 23, 2014. Born October 22, 1944 in Austin, Texas, he was the second child of the late John Fulton Thomas MD and Martha Hall Thomas. John earned his undergraduate degree at University of Texas, Austin where he was a member of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity.
Thursday, December 4, 2014 • Posted December 15, 2014
Clemente “Junior” Bocanegra” Castillo, 68, passed away November 19, 2014 in Austin surrounded by his family. Junior was born in Austin to Clemente and Lorenza Castillo. He was preceded in death by his parents, two sons, Jose Carmelo Villarreal and Maximilian Castillo; granddaughter, Jessica Flores and grandson Fernando Paul Flores.
Thursday, December 4, 2014 • Posted December 15, 2014 • Photos
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Thursday, December 4, 2014 • Posted December 15, 2014 • Photos
The little schoolhouse located in the country was the sight of the 56th annual Smorgasbord fundraising event on November 1. The weather was perfect and the crowd was patient. Almost 500 people waited in line for up to an hour to get some of the best cooking around. Countless entrees and every dessert imaginable was prepared by local citizens with the thought that it all goes to local charities in the area. The very first Smorgasbord in 1958 was the idea of Jewell Sultemeier and her fellow memb ...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 • Posted December 15, 2014
Congratulations to Blake Caulkins, Wade North & Lauren Gravell for competing in FFA radio broadcasting. They definitely don’t have faces for radio!!!! They earned 4th place! Congratulations! Some of the former Johnson City citizens seen at Lights Spectacular: the Marshall & Susan Campbell family from Denton; the Amber 7 Ben Bales family from Marble Falls; the Kate & George Clower family from Corpus Christi; the Elizabeth & Chuck Stearns family from Canyon Lake, the Steven & Kristi Moreland f ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 • Updated December 15, 2014 10:24 AM
The old saying that offense wins games and defense wins championships held true Friday night for the Eagles. When it seemed Mother Nature, the officials and the rest of the world was against the Eagles Brent Harris’ defense stepped up to the challenge and brought home a 15-7 victory. With the victory the Eagles earn the #2 seat in the playoffs and will face Thrall on Friday night in Lago Vista. The Eagles received the opening kickoff and drove down the field and scored quickly on a Will Ruth ...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 • Posted December 15, 2014 • Photos
Mrs. Murrell’s eighth grade science classes “rolled” their way to learning today. Students used bowling balls and pins to investigate balanced and unbalanced forces and energy transformations. Students learned that applying a “push” causes forces to become unbalanced leading to strikes, spares, and lots of laughs in the eighth grade hallway!
Thursday, December 4, 2014 • Posted December 15, 2014 • Photos
On Saturday, November 22nd, Blake Caulkins along with his mom Lacey, brother Lance, Papaw and Mamaw (Roger and Holly Lawson) traveled to College Station for the Texas A&M Invitational Archery Competition. Blake competed against many archers from across the State. Each archer shoots 60 arrows with a perfect score being 600.
Thursday, December 4, 2014 • Posted December 15, 2014 • Photos
Johnson City’s annual Free Community Thanksgiving Potluck Feast lived up to its name again — feeding about 200 residents and visitors with food donated mostly by the diners themselves, and drawing out-of-town interest in the process. The turkeys were donated by Harvest House Farms, and were prepared by volunteer cooks, including Harvest House itself, Ronnie’s, and a genuine jailbird cooked in the county jail kitchen! In addition to the individual side-dishes, there were 80 pounds of pot ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 • Posted November 20, 2014 • Photos
Jade Phillips Winters, a 2002 graduate of Lyndon B. Johnson High School, has been appointed as the Hill Country Region’s new Director of Medicine for Specialty Care for Baylor Scott and White. In her new role, Jade will oversee the Marble Falls Specialty Clinic practices, the Regional Contact Center, and any future specialty care expansion in the region.
Thursday, November 13, 2014 • Posted November 13, 2014
The Johnson City ISD held their regularly scheduled meeting on Nov. 10 with all members present. No one spoke during Open Forum. The first item on the agenda was the consideration of and possible approval of Blanco County Appraisal District’s Proposal to adjust the districts’ 2014 allocation credit from the 2013 audit for the purpose of property improvements.
Thursday, November 13, 2014 • Posted November 13, 2014
It’s only two weeks away: the annual Johnson City Free Community Thanksgiving Potluck Feast! Cooks are lined up and volunteers are getting their names on the roster (although more are needed) for the big holiday lunch event at the First United Methodist Church. “In a way, it’s the church’s gift to the community,” he said, “but in another way, it’s the community’s gift to itself, because most of the food comes from the people who also come to eat.” The church provides the tu ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 • Posted November 13, 2014
On Tuesday, November 11, a 2012 black Jeep Cherokee was reported stolen from outside the Pecan Street Brewery in Johnson City. The vehicle belonged to a Johnson City citizen. JC Police Officer Chad Wiggins responded to the call, and after getting the necessary information, he contacted Blanco Police Sergeant Robert Stewart, who put out a BOLO (Be On the Look Out) for the stolen vehicle.
Thursday, October 23, 2014 • Updated November 13, 2014 7:14 PM
EARLY VOTING Begins on Monday, October 20, 2014 at the Blanco County Courthouse Annex,Conference Room. Times are: 8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. Until Friday, October 24. 9:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M. Saturday, October 25, 2014. 11:00 A.M. -2:00 P.M. Sunday, October 26,2014. 8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. from Monday, October 27, until Friday,October 31, 2014 ELECTION DAY POLLS ARE OPENED 7:00 A.M.- 7:00 P.M. Precinct 102 - Blanco Masonic Hall - 501 11th Street, Blanco, TX Precinct 201 - PEC Auditorium - 201 S ...