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Thursday, February 19, 2015 • Posted February 19, 2015
Vicky Boone Casting is conducting a state-­wide search for 4-­6 year old twin girls to play a series regular in a new HBO comedy pilot. This pilot, Mamma Dallas , is created by writer and director Mike White ( Enlightenment, School of Rock, Nacho Libre) and follows the story of ebullient and upbeat drag queen Liberty Bell, who leads an unpleasantly seedy life until she decides to turn it around with a conservative nannying gig that requires a little re-­invention and identity theft.
Thursday, February 19, 2015 • Posted February 19, 2015
The Johnson City Junior High Eagles completed a very successful basketball season. The 8th Great team finished the year 11-1 overall and 10-0 in district and winning the District Championship. The 7th/8th B Team finished the year with a perfect 8-0 record and blew out every opponent by 20 or more points.
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The Johnson City boys had to win their last three district games to make the playoffs and the Eagles did exactly what they needed to do and will advance as the third place team in the state playoffs. The Eagles will face the Flatonia Bulldogs at a time and place not determined at press time. Last Tuesday the Eagles advenged an early season loss to the Eagles from Junction, blowing them out of the gym 73-44.
Thursday, February 19, 2015 • Posted February 19, 2015 • Photos
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Is March 7 circled on your calendar? That’s the date for the Johnson City Woman’s Club annual Spaghetti and Bingo fundraising event benefitting the Johnson City Library. Again this year the Friends of the Library will be offering a varied and exciting array of items for the Silent Auction portion of the evening’s festivities.
Thursday, February 19, 2015 • Posted February 19, 2015
Dear Editor, This letter is in response to the article in the February 12th edition of the Johnson City Record Courier (JCRC) titled “JCISD Unvaccinated Students Cause for Concern”, by Charles McClure. There is significant misleading information in this article, and as a result, I feel compelled to help concerned people in our community to make better, more informed decisions related to vaccination.
Thursday, February 19, 2015 • Posted February 19, 2015
In its continuing efforts to improve the efficiency and reliability of its electric distribution system, Pedernales Electric Cooperative has initiated a system-wide field inventory. The 12-month project, which began March 2014, is continuing through the Henly area. “The goal of this system inventory is to collect more comprehensive data that PEC will use to create accurate mapping information for all PEC facilities and equipment — from the PEC substation to a member’s meter,” PEC V ...
Thursday, February 19, 2015 • Posted February 19, 2015
SPICEWOOD, TX (February 18, 2015) -- The Spicewood Community Library has been partnering with local attorneys and Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc. (TRLA) to offer regular “Lawyer in the Library” days since April, 2014 to provide free advice, counsel and direction to low income and disadvantaged Spicewood residents. Assistance has been provided in non-criminal areas such as child custody, divorce, wills, bankruptcy, domestic abuse, and more.
Thursday, February 19, 2015 • Posted February 19, 2015 • Photos
Joel and Norma were married Feb. 19th, 1955 in Austin, Texas, they will celebrate their anniversary with family in San Antonio. Joel and Norma have three children and four grandchildren, and many friends who have shared in their life experiences. May the dance never end!!
Thursday, February 5, 2015 • Updated February 19, 2015 3:48 PM • Photos
FREDERICKSBURG, Texas – In an effort to obtain additional insight to use in monitoring droughts and managing floods, the Lower Colorado River Authority will look to space to get a better view of conditions below the Earth’s surface. LCRA has teamed up with The University of Texas at Austin Jackson School of Geosciences to collect soil moisture data as part of the Texas Soil Observation Network and NASA’s first Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) mission.
, A Paragon Builder / Vallone Real Estate
Thursday, February 19, 2015 • Posted February 19, 2015
Time to make repairs on your home? Are these going to be for you or do you need to complete them in order to sell your home? What needs to be repaired? Start by making a list of the major things that need to be repaired. Major things are the high ticket items like the roof, A/C and Heating systems, Plumbing issues, etc.
, cmcclure@blanconews.com
Thursday, February 19, 2015 • Posted February 19, 2015 • Photos
District Attorney Wiley B. “Sonny” McAfee said he is pleased with the first year’s progress of a grant that provides funds, which have created a Child Abuse Prosecution Unit. The grant serves Llano, Blanco and Burnett counties. McAfee handles felony criminal prosecutions for both the 33rd and 424th Judicial Districts. Blanco County is in the 33rd district.
Thursday, February 19, 2015 • Posted February 19, 2015 • Photos
Nicholas Banfield, 25, passed away February 09, 2015 in San Antonio, Texas from a rock climbing accident. Nicholas was born in Garland, TX to John Banfield, Jr. and Valerie Banfield. He graduated from Johnson City High School in 2007 where he was involved with the band for a number of years.
Thursday, February 19, 2015 • Posted February 19, 2015 • Photos
Howard Newton Cox was born at home in Blanco, Texas January 26, 1934. He departed this life peacefully on February 11, 2015 at the age of 81. Howard was the youngest of five children born to Andrew Marion and Mary Elizabeth (Price) Cox. Howard married Dolores Sue Dittrich on May 11, 1955. They lived and raised their six children moving to many towns across Texas where Howard worked paving roads.
Thursday, February 19, 2015 • Posted February 19, 2015
We learn a lesson about the Jordan River and about obedience when we open up God’s wonderful word to 2 Kings 5:1-14. We are introduced to a man by the name of Naaman who is mostly identified by his leprosy and his stubbornness, but not much is known besides what we find here.