Johnson City Record Courier
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 • Posted September 23, 2014
Francis Helmuth Ulrich (Bozo) of Johnson City, Texas was born November 14, 1925 in Johnson City, Texas and passed away August 19, 2014 at the age of 88. Bozo was preceded in death by his wife Thelma Rhoden Ulrich, his parents Helmuth von Molke Ulrich and Iona Ulrich, his sister Winona Dell and husband Warren Herwig, his brother Alfred Gus (Pete) Ulrich, brother in laws; A Z Buchanan, Curtis Rhoden, Eugene Rhoden, and Albert Tuck Rhoden.
Thursday, August 21, 2014 • Posted September 23, 2014
When Meridian (MS) Community College held its Summer Commencement 2014, Sheila (Saenger) Kiger of Johnson City, Texas, was tapped for inclusion in the College’s Circle of Excellence class. She was chosen on the basis of scholarship, leadership, spirit and service. Kiger is a graduate of the University Transfer Program. She plans to further her education at the Corpus Christi campus of Texas A&M and pursue a degree in nursing.
Thursday, August 21, 2014 • Posted September 23, 2014
Edward and Mary Weirich as well as granddaughter Savannah Elkins recently returned from a Florida vacation--or was it a Water World vacation? The rain began before they reached Houston and continued off and on until the last couple of days of the trip. The Medieval Times museum in Kissimmee was of special interest because of instruments of torture that had been used to extract confessions and then punish those who admitted to witchcraft and other unchristian activities.
Thursday, August 28, 2014 • Posted September 23, 2014
Ranchers should be on the lookout for cases of vesicular stomatitis (VS) as 53 cases have been confirmed in Texas this year. “VS is a viral disease that primarily affects horses and cattle,” said Adrian Schulze, Blanco County Farm Bureau director. “At first glance, symptoms resemble those of the dreaded and highly contagious foreign animal virus, Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD).” Signs of VS include blisters, excessive saliva and crusty sores around an animal’s muzzle, teats or hooves.
Thursday, August 28, 2014 • Posted September 23, 2014
Austin, Texas—August 26, 2014 – MicroAssist, a technology service provider specializing in facilitating the delivery of State and Local services to the public, announced it has created a mobile app for the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), which provides up-to-date information on most wanted fugitives and sex offenders, and information related to human trafficking.
Thursday, August 28, 2014 • Posted September 23, 2014
The family of Candice Clara Caudell Raby would like to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the many people who expressed their love and encouragement for all of us during Candice’s illness. Your prayers were a blessed comfort and your visits and calls were appreciated so much. Your reaching out to us by sharing your friendship and giving from your heart made us realize even more how blessed it is to live in a community where people care for each other.
Thursday, August 28, 2014 • Posted September 23, 2014
As part of its “Be Well with Diabetes” program, the Hill Country Memorial Wellness Center will host two seminars on managing the nutritional and health needs of those with diabetes on Sept. 9 and Sept. 11. On Tuesday, Sept. 9 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. certified diabetes educator Kim Thornton, RD, LD, will lead “Nutrition Management of Diabetes.” The seminar will cover the skills to help control blood sugars through dietary modification.
Thursday, August 28, 2014 • Posted September 23, 2014
Commissioners Recognize September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, Extend Burn Ban Until September 9th By: Tricia Hartmann The Blanco County Commissioners Court held a Special meeting on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 9:00 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 Special meeting. The Special meeting opened as the Court stood to recite the Pledge o ...
Thursday, August 28, 2014 • Posted September 23, 2014
In observance of Grief Awareness Day on Saturday, Aug. 30, Hill Country Memorial Hospice reminds the community of its many support groups and bereavement services. Grief Awareness Day advocates are seeking recognition by the federal government to officially mark Aug. 30 as a day of observance for anyone affected by the loss of a loved one. HCM Hospice offers several support groups and events throughout the year including semi-annual memorial services and an annual family retreat.
Thursday, August 28, 2014 • Posted September 23, 2014
Bill Neiman will be the Key Note Speaker at the 11th Annual Pedernales Wildlife Management Coop Meeting to be held at the Methodist Church Community Activity Center in Johnson City, Texas from 3:30 to 5:30 on September 13th, 2014.. Bill Neiman,is the Founder of Native American Seed in Junction Texas the Hill Country , leader in the harvest and sale of wildflower and prairie grass seeds native to Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana, The Speaker’s Program is OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND ADMISSION IS FREE.
Thursday, August 28, 2014 • Posted September 22, 2014
After taking off for the summer, the Hill Country CattleWomen will resume their monthly meetings, beginning September 16, 2014. The September 16th meeting will be held in Fredericksburg at the Farm Bureau Events Center located at 237 Equestrian Dr. Social hour will begin at 10:00 am., meeting at 10:30 with a special program and lunch to follow.
Thursday, August 28, 2014 • Posted September 22, 2014
The Blanco County Sheriff’s Office has recently entered into an agreement with A Child Is Missing Alert System to assist with the recovery of missing children or elderly people who may wander off. A Child is Missing using a reverse dialing system to call numbers in the area to alert residents that a child is missing, and ask them to call of the child is seen.
Thursday, August 28, 2014 • Posted September 22, 2014
Since Christ’s church exists and since the scriptures tell us how to be added to it the next logical question is: How Do I Identify the Lord’s Church? If you were to go in search of the Lord’s church what should you look for? In other words, how can I identify Christ’s church when there are literally thousands of different churches in our world today?
Thursday, August 28, 2014 • Posted September 22, 2014
I recently came across some biographies of some of my pioneer ancestors. They included a story about a Revolutionary War veteran who, in his old age, was driven from his home because of his religious beliefs. There was another soldier ancestor who, as a young unmarried man, took part in the longest infantry march in U.S.
Thursday, August 28, 2014 • Posted September 22, 2014
God called home an old cowboy. Francis Helmuth Ulrich (Bozo) of Johnson City, Texas was born November 14, 1925 in Johnson City, Texas and passed away August 19, 2014 after a long battle with Dementia at the age of 88. F.H. or Bozo as he was known, was the middle child of the family and raised during the depression years.