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Wednesday, October 29, 2014 • Posted October 31, 2014
Inclusion on this list is not intended to be, and should not be, construed as an assessment of guilt or innocence. October 21, 2014 James Paul Crank, 72, Buchanan Dam, Tx.; Forgery Financial Instrument; FS; $7500 Bond; Released. Johnna Denay Johnson, 23, Burnet, Tx.; Fraud; F2; $2500 Bond; Released. Todd William Mitchell, 54, Burnet, Tx.; MTRP DWI 3rd or More; F3; No Bond; Released. Cassidy Lynn Perry, 19, Llano, Tx.; Man Del CS PG1 >=1G
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.
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.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
LAMPASAS—Grayson Freeman recorded a superb time, and the Llano High Jackets did quite well as a team, October 9, in the Battlin’ Badger Cross Country Meet. This was a tune-up for district, which will be held right here, October 22. There are no more races before that. This sport’s version of the playoffs is straight ahead. “I did a lot better compared to most races,” said Grayson.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
WIMBERLEY—Neither Dr. Seuss nor Hershey’s could sugarcoat this one. If you want some positive news read a Harlequin novel. It took 14 seconds for the situation to deteriorate, but the surgery lasted 24 minutes. “Worst possible start to a football game,” observed a frustrated head coach, Craig Slaughter. His team had seen it before, or at least a nightmarish version: Wimberley quarterback Colton Cerday, after a superb play fake, went 59 yards to Alex Mireles, who was open on a post patt ...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
When the script was written for Llano’s district opener against the Texans from Wimberley it was probably written that the running backs need to hang onto the ball, defensive lineman needed to penetrate the line and the offensive line needs to open up running lanes for the backs. There may have also been a little something written about the size of the opponent for this game; they are a little larger so we need to play smarter, keep the mistakes to a minimum, go around instead of through, mov ...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014 • Photos
Local businesses and anonymous community members have graciously donated funds to spotlight students on the A Honor Roll at Llano Junior High. Each six weeks Llano National Bank and an anonymous community sponsor award two boys and two girls from the 6th, 7th, and 8th grade A Honor Roll list with a crisp $50 bill.
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.
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.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014 • Photos
Would you like to learn how to deal with the special challenges of gardening in the Texas Hill Country? The Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service is offering a Master Gardener Certification course through the Highland Lakes Master Gardener Association. The course will begin on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 and run for 13 weeks, meeting every Tuesday from 9:30 AM until 2:00 PM in Marble Falls. The course provides a comprehensive background in horticulture principles and practices with an emphasis ...
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
“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.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
RCIA is a process of inquiry and exploration of the Christian Faith for those who have an interest in Catholicism; and, for those who want to deepen their understanding of the teachings of the faith.  Materials used in the class are the Catholic Bible, the US Adult Catholic Catechism and the “Catholicism Series,” by Father Robert Barron.   Classes begin Wednesday, October 15, 2014, at 6:20 p.m., and meet weekly through November 12.  The first DVD in the series is  “Amazed and Afraid: ...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
John Cook, will be the guest speaker for the monthly luncheon held by the local chapter of Texas Democratic Women on Thursday, October 23rd, at Hidden Falls Restaurant, 220 Meadowlakes Dr., in Meadowlakes community. Registration will begin at 11:30 a.m., lunch will be served as guests are seated, a short business meeting will be called to order at approximately 11:45, and Mr.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
Although Sunday was October 12, the United States now pays homage to the man credited with discovering America in 1492 by celebrating the event on the Monday closest to that date, allowing the American work force to have a three-day weekend. For years elementary students have been told the story of Christopher Columbus’ voyage, but once students enter junior high and high school age, the story is often ignored.