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Wednesday, September 17, 2014 • Posted September 24, 2014
Tom & Patsy were married on August 22, 1964 in Nocona, TX.  They have lived in Llano for the past 22 years.  Both Tom and Patsy retired from Llano I.S.D. where Patsy was an Elementary School Teacher and Tom was the Jr. High Principal.  They are parents to Don Henderson, Deena Lenertz, and Cynthia Pack.  They also have 5 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
This year of 2014 marks the 40th Anniversary of The Hill Country Arts Foundation Auxiliary’s Annual Holiday Bazaar. In 1974 a group of crafty ladies decided to put their talents to great use in order financially support the Hill Country Arts Foundation. They instituted their annual Holiday Bazaar; it has been going strong since, and this year’s promises to be one of the best.
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Faith
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
“This is like driving in a beautiful painting!” Pauline exclaimed while we were on one of our annual October color tours. Well said! The brilliant blending of autumn’s artistic hues is enough to make the blues leave. No wonder millions break away from the rush of routine living, driving thousands of miles to see this annual show of splendor.
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Gardening
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 • Updated September 15, 2014 10:59 AM
Thank You ! What a loving group of Gardeners you are. I have received so many wonderful “Get Well Soon” cards, telephone calls, emails, and letters expressing your concerns and sharing prayers for my recovery. Well, I am here to tell you what so many of you already know and that is “Prayer Works”.
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News
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
The Llano Tea Party welcomes Wade Miller, South Central Regional Coordinator for Heritage Action, a branch of Heritage Foundation, to its meeting November 6th at the American Legion Hall in Llano. A former Marine and combat veteran with tours in Iraq and the Horn of Africa, Miller will share his analysis of the November 4 election and its implications for the future. The November program, to be held at the American Legion Hall, 200 Legion in Llano, will open at 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
Wilbur Lloyd “Bill” Harlan, passed peacefully in his sleep on October 7, 2014, at 94 years old.  He was born in Houston on February 16, 1920 to Charles T. Harlan and Mary Elizabeth Brown Harlan. Bill served in the US Navy in WWII in the Aleutian Islands as a radioman in a PBY sub hunter, rescue plane.  He had to ‘work’ to enlist as he was too tall to enlist at six foot six and 1/2 in.  Squadron 143 was rushed to Alaska to stop the Japanese island hopping in the Battle of the Aleutia ...
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Opinion
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
Dear Editor, Vitriol in Llano politics is the worst I have seen, as demonstrated by the citizen comments at council meetings, numerous letters to the editor, and chatter on the net. Even the editor of this paper wrote an editorial condemning the “insults” and wisely asked, “When will the sparring end and the work begin?” Some misconstrue policy disagreement with vitriol but there is still plenty of real hate language statements that are just plain nasty and nothing but personal attack ...
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Regional
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
Come to see the wool sacks and mohair sacks , burlap flowers with wool centers that will be used as center pieces for the Wool and Mohair Luncheon and Fashion Show at the YO Resort Hotel on Tuesday October 28, 2014. Funds are raised for Education/Scholarships for college bound students as well as students with 60 hours or above including graduate level.
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School
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
The new school year has just begun for the students at Llano ISD, but in the business office, one of our big focuses is the 2013-2014 fiscal year which just ended August 31. For the next month, the business office will be reviewing the past year’s accounting records in anticipation of our outside auditors arriving.
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Sports
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
TAYLOR—The Jacket volleyball team made an awfully impressive comeback here, October 7, but lost in five games. They then suffered a four-game setback in Salado, October 10. At the halfway point of district 25-4A play, Llano is 0-5. Liberty Hill, with an opposite record, hosted the Ladies, October 14, and Burnet (3-2) will be the site of an October 17 matchup. “The girls’ effort was impeccable,” insisted head coach John Black, concerning the loss at Taylor.