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Thursday, April 17, 2014 • Posted April 21, 2014 • Photos
Luckily, no one was injured when a vehicle left they highway and hit Dairy Queen manager, Faye Lechow’s truck sending it into the party room area of the restaurant. Jerry Barnette and his wife had just pulled out of the next parking space, avoiding being hit by minutes. “I had just walked in front of the pickup to get to our vehicle, which was parked by the driver's side of the pickup; my wife Barbara had walked behind the pickup” stated Barnette.
Thursday, April 17, 2014 • Posted April 21, 2014
Join your community in an overnight fight against Cancer! The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Blanco County will be held from 6 p.m. to 9:00 a.m, on April 26, 2014 at Blanco County Courthouse. Help support the goals of the American Cancer Society and honor a loved one by donating a luminaria.
Thursday, April 17, 2014 • Posted April 21, 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 17, 2014 • Posted April 21, 2014
On April 26, 2014 Blanco County residents will have the opportunity to dispose of their large household trash items at the Blanco County – Progressive Waste Transfer Station. The event location is at 377 Transfer Road (between Johnson City and Blanco) and trash items will be accepted from 8am until 3pm. Household quantities of tires, lead acid and rechargeable batteries, electronics (including cell phones, telephones, computers, and televisions), motor oil, and antifreeze will be accepted.
Thursday, April 17, 2014 • Posted April 21, 2014 • Photos
This past week, LBJ Senior Preston Workman signed a letter of intent to play football at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene. Hardin-Simmons competes at the NCAA Division III level in Football in the American Southwest Conference. Other colleges in this conference include East Texas Baptist, Howard Payne University, La. College, Mary Hardin-Baylor and Sul Ross State University.
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 ...