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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.
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Thursday, September 25, 2014 • Posted October 2, 2014
Back in March, Jack Hardwick, Vice President of the Johnson City Chamber of Commerce and local businessman told the Chamber of Commerce he’d like to spearhead a monthly market days here in Johnson City. His goal, to bring quality vendors to our town on the 4th weekend of every month, except December and make Johnson City a 4th weekend destination with plans to continue to strategically grow the event.
Thursday, September 25, 2014 • Posted October 2, 2014 • Photos
The President of the Library Board of Directors, Alan Dean, presented Cubby Hudler, President of the Johnson City Bank, with a check on Monday, September 22, 2014 in the amount of $20,000. This money goes toward the bank loan for the library building. Alan Dean thanked Mr. Hudler for all of the help that he has provided in the Board’s repayment of the loan.
Thursday, September 25, 2014 • Posted October 2, 2014 • Photos
The Stadium Exploratory Committee of the JCISD School Board held a public meeting on Monday, Sept. 22 to inform the public about the new stadium plans and proposals. Most School Board members were present. The SEC members are Randy Rutherford, Shelly Wenmohs, and Kip Thompson and all were present. History: In late 1940’s money was donated to Johnson City ISD for the purchase of land to build a football field.
, Johnson City Chamber of Commerce
Thursday, September 25, 2014 • Posted October 2, 2014 • Photos
What started out as a thought has blossomed into an amazing charitable program thanks to for local restaurants. East Main Grill, Lot 102 Farm 2 Market Fare, Pecan Street Brewing and 290 Diner partnered up and put their plans in place for the “Johnson City Food Fight”, a monthly promotion that focuses on a particular food item with their chefs creating a special recipe with that item included in it.
Thursday, September 25, 2014 • Posted October 2, 2014 • Photos
On Thursday, September 18, Johnson City Volunteer Fire Department and North Blanco County EMS were dispatched to Cypress Mill Road in response to a vehicle that had entered the low water crossing and was overtaken by the swift waters. Emergency responders were unable to cross the low water crossings due to the heavy rains which had quickly raised the water levels to near five feet.