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Thursday, November 13, 2014 • Posted November 13, 2014
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, 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, 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 ...
Thursday, November 6, 2014 • Posted November 10, 2014
LBJ Middle School participated in Mix It Up at Lunch Day on October 28, 2014. This activity was sponsored by the No Place for Hate club at LBJMS. Mix It Up at Lunch day is a day of action when teachers and students make a difference and break through the social boundaries in their schools.
Thursday, November 6, 2014 • Posted November 10, 2014
The City Council met on November 4, 2014 for their regularly scheduled meeting. All members were present. There were no public comments. Lt. Ross Allen gave the Police Department Update. JCPD had 157 calls for service. There were 73 citations, 102 written warnings, 2 traffic accidents, 1 out of city call, 19 arrests, 10 cases filed with the City Attorney, 4 cases filed with the County Attorney, 3 cases filed with the District Attorney, 1 case referred to Taylor County, and 1 case referred to ...
Thursday, November 6, 2014 • Posted November 10, 2014
Superintendent David Shanley invites area Veterans and Active Duty Military Personnel to attend Veteran’s Day activities to be held throughout the day on November 11, 2014. The staff and students of Johnson City Independent School District will host a day full of events honoring the Veterans and Active Duty personnel, a tradition which began at the high school in 2009.
Thursday, November 6, 2014 • Posted November 10, 2014 • Photos
What started out as a thought has blossomed into an amazing charitable program thanks to 4 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, October 23, 2014 • Posted October 30, 2014
The Lady Eagles split district matches this week. Johnson City’s Lady Eagles faced Leakey Friday night at home and avenged an earlier season loss by defeating Leakey in four games. The Lady Eagles started out slow losing the first game of the match 22-25. The Lady Eagles woke up and dominated the next three games, leaving no questions on who was the superior team.
Thursday, October 23, 2014 • Updated October 30, 2014 3:08 PM
Learning to rightly divide the word of God is very important. In fact, if we are to find truth and walk in the light it is an absolute must. Many approach the Bible never having learned the fundamentals that are foundational to understanding God’s will. Over the next several weeks we will lay out some of the basics that are a great aid to those who sincerely desire to understand the Bible. The most basic fundamental is that the Bible has two great divisions, the Old Testament (which contains ...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 • Posted October 30, 2014
The Blanco County Pioneers Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas (DRT) is sponsoring an essay contest that is open to all Blanco County fourth and seventh grade students. The topic for fourth graders is “The Runaway Scrape.” The seventh grade topic is “The Legend of Jim Bowie.” Typed essays are to be double spaced on 8-1/2 by 11-inch paper using a size 12 font.
Thursday, October 23, 2014 • Posted October 30, 2014
Hill Country Memorial Hospice announces its cancer support group schedule for the fall. The Cancer Support Group meets weekly on Saturdays beginning Nov. 1 at 9 a.m. in the Brune Building at 808 Reuben St. in Fredericksburg. Support services are facilitated by HCM Hospice’s Bereavement Coordinator, Christy Hargrove-Bourtin, M.A., who holds a master’s degree in pastoral counseling.