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Wednesday, July 2, 2014 • Posted July 10, 2014
Cody and Shaden Allen announce the birth of their son Aeries Marshall Timothy Allen born 6-19-2014 at 11:27pm; weighing 7lbs 7oz and 19” long. Aeries is the Grandson of John and Karen Rogers of Llano, David Allen of Llano, and Kenny and Rachel Rini of Beeville.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted August 1, 2014
Betty Brooker, the Llano County Municipal Utility District (MUD) general manager, retired July 25, 2014. She has been the manager for 18 years and is very knowledgeable about the state laws, water quality, water plant operations, sewer systems, grinder pumps and contracts. The District Board Members thank her for her 18 years of outstanding service to their customers and to the Board of Directors.
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Faith
Posted August 6, 2014
Hundreds of spiritually oriented people from the far reaches of Texas and beyond will converge at the Boerne Civic Center during the weekend of August 8–10 to explore their personal opportunities for greater spiritual growth and service. The occasion? Eckankar’s 2014 Texas regional seminar entitled, Adventures in the Light and Sound of God.
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Gardening
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 • Posted February 28, 2014
Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, children of all ages, step right up! Step right up! Once again, the greatest gardening show on earth, the Llano County Master Gardeners Lawn and Garden Show, is coming to town. On Saturday, March 22, 2014, a vast assemblage of lawn and garden experts and vendors will congregate for your entertainment and edification at the Lutie Watkins Memorial United Methodist Church Family Life Center, 308 West Main Street, Llano. Just follow the crowds two blocks west ...
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News
Posted August 14, 2014
11:15 AM -0- Due to the continued low flows on the Llano River and forecasted hot and dry conditions, the City of Llano has ordered Stage 3 Water Restrictions be implemented.   The goal of Stage 3 is to limit the daily pumpage at the water treatment plant to 880,000 gallons per day.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted August 1, 2014
James H. Walker, 95, of Horseshoe Bay, Texas passed away on July 23, 2014. He was born to James Thomas and Jenny Mae (Jones) Walker on July 25, 1918 in Weatherford, Texas. James proudly served his country in the U. S. Navy during World War II serving with the USS Essex Air group 9 and he served as a volunteer fireman at Sandy Harbor since 1982. James is survived by several nieces and nephews.
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Opinion
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 • Posted July 17, 2014
Dear Editor, I would like to publicly express my appreciation to the individuals and Llano Main Street volunteers who generously gave of their time, talent and donations working four days last week on the Lantex Theater lobby restoration. The paint was barely dry on some walls, and we were folding up drop cloths and pulling off masking tape as ticket buyers were lining up the Llano Country Opry Saturday evening, but we finished in time.
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Regional
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted August 1, 2014
The Highland Lakes Democratic Women (HLDW) welcomed Linda Young to their luncheon on July 24. Ms. Young’s organization, the National Women’s Political Caucus, is a non-partisan, non-profit organization dedicated to increasing women’s participation in the political field and public life, as well as creating equality, regardless of gender. She spoke of her political history, the formation of her organization, the need to bring good reason and good facts into public discussion, and reminded ...
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School
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 • Posted July 17, 2014
Llano High School will host an LHS Academic Night on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, for all sophomores, juniors and seniors. This night will provide an opportunity for the students and parents to meet new staff members, 9th and 11th Grade Counselor Terrie Smarr and the Assistant Principal Tobie Fletcher, along with Principal David Wuest and the 10th and 12th Grade Counselor Nita Fields.
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Sports
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 • Posted August 1, 2014
ARLINGTON—The Rangers played before a partisan crowd, July 28. Partisan, all right, in favor of Derek Jeter. Well, okay, I imagine most of the near 45,000 in attendance were glad Texas and Yu Darvish beat the Yankees, 4-2, but, oh goodness, were they ever glad to see Jeter. This is the Yankee immortal’s Farewell Tour, and not only did Ranger fans get to see a rare win by their injury-shutdown club, but they got to see Jeter collect two singles and a double in the opener of a three-game ser ...