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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014
As we ever so quickly approach the summer months, the Mayor, City Council, and the City Staff are diligently watching the flow of the river. In anticipation of a drought of record year, the boards have been installed on the dam on Llano City Lake. The boards are installed each year to maintain the allowable acre feet of storage.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014
The Llano Fine Arts Guild proudly presents art works from Llano students in a special exhibit: “Discover: Works of art by Llano area student artists”. The exhibit is at the Llano Fine Arts Guild, 503 Bessemer in Llano. Admission is free. Come and see what area students can produce. Hours 10:00-4:00, Wednesday - Sunday.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 • Posted April 17, 2014
Following their monthly business meeting, the Lake Buchanan Conservation Corporation will feature speaker Ed Holley, of the Highland Lakes Squadron of the Commemorative Air Force. Ed will be presenting a brief program on the history the Commemorative Air Force and the Highland Lakes Squadron in Burnet.  In addition, he will share the history of the Bluebonnet Belle, the C-47 Skytrain which is maintained by the squadron at their hangar-museum in Burnet.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 • Posted April 17, 2014 • Photos
This Month at the Llano Fine Arts Guild & Gallery we feature Lou Quallenberg as our April Artist of the Month. Lou Quallenberg was raised in a home that doubled as a Photography Studio/School.  Identified early as an artist, he picked up a camera as a young boy and never had the opportunity to look back.  At the age of fifteen, Lou began his fascination with Harley-Davidson Motorcycles.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 • Posted April 17, 2014
The Llano Red Top Jail Oral History has been assembled by Dr. Sheri Zoch in collaboration with Llano High School students in Mrs. Deidre Henderson’s class. Students in Mrs. Henderson’s classes from 2010-2012 interviewed former jailers and their families, most of whom lived at the jail as children. These stories were assembled into this amazing oral history dating back to the very first jailer of the Red Top Jail.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 • Posted April 17, 2014 • Photos
Thursday, April 3, Nada Wilson – now Bell , former Llano High School teacher, stopped by the O’Henry Building to take a stroll down memory lane of 1952-1953, the year that she and her husband, Eddie, spent in here. Eddie Wilson, the first ever Chamber manager, brought his bride with him, and she joined the ranks of teachers in the Llano school system.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 • Updated April 4, 2014 12:42 PM • Photos
On Thursday, March 10, 2014, members of San Saba River Chapter of The Daughters of the Republic of Texas and members of the Llano Pioneers Chapter participated in a tribute to Dillard Cooper, survivor of the Goliad Massacre. Dillard Cooper (1814 – 1896) is buried in the Llano City Cemetery where a Texas Historical Commission historical marker honoring him was placed in 2008.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 • Updated April 4, 2014 12:42 PM
It’s springtime again which means the bluebonnets are abundant and the Llano Fiddle Fest returns to delight music lovers on April 4th through April 6th. Llano will once again host some of Texas’ best fiddlers at the 37th Llano Open Fiddle Contest which has become one of the top fiddle contests in Texas!
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 • Updated April 4, 2014 12:40 PM
John Berlin of Marble Falls was honored at the 115th Annual State Conference in Dallas.  TXDAR partnered with the United States of America Vietnam War 50th Anniversary Commemoration to thank and honor Vietnam Veterans.  Specialist 5th Class, John Berlin, was among those honored at the Patriotic Prayer Breakfast on Sunday, March 9, 2014.  John was a Chinook Helicopter mechanic and was stationed at Phu Bai, Long Thanh, and An Sun.  In a show of gratitude to all the brave men and women who ri ...
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 • Posted April 4, 2014
Every day I go out my back door and down a few steps into my backyard. I then duck and dodge past three waist high, wriggling, swirling, tail wagging dogs I affectionately call My Girls. It’s out the back gate into my truck and down the road to wherever I need to go for the day.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 • Posted April 4, 2014
The time has come for the annual Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) Family Bingo Night! Families from all over the community are invited to enjoy food, fun, and prizes for a night that is bound to create memories to last a lifetime. Let’s not forget to mention that it’s all free! Family Bingo Night will take place on March 28 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 • Posted April 4, 2014
Did you know about the Llano County Scholarship Fund? For years donations have been received by the sponsor of this scholarship, the Llano Women’s Culture Club, and awarded to a Llano High School graduating senior. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of 60% need, 20% character, 20% scholastic activity. The seniors interested in the scholarship are filling out their applications now for the Scholarship Committee of the Culture Club to review. Your donation to the scholarship F ...
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 • Posted April 4, 2014
Countdown has begun for Llano Fiddle Fest Weekend April 4th - 6th! The weekend promises great music and entertainment from Friday evening through Sunday afternoon. For a full schedule of event venues and times, see www.llanofiddlefest.com. All events are free, but donations are accepted which will benefit local nonprofit organizations. Llano Fiddle Fest has become one of the most popular fiddle competitions in Texas and attracts fiddle enthusiasts of all ages – you just have to attend to bel ...
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 • Updated April 4, 2014 10:36 AM
The Llano Main Street Advisory Board expanded the Main Street Area to coincide with the Historic District during the Wednesday night meeting. Currently the Main Street Area leaves out a few historical buildings on the south and north sides of town. Llano City Manager Brenton Lewis said that Main Street is to support the main part of town and should follow the Historic District. The Board then approved to start up the Farmers Market the first Saturday of every month, beginning, Saturday, April ...
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 • Posted March 28, 2014
Volunteers play a key role in keeping the City government close to the people it serves and provides ideas, feedback and suggestions and may serve as a sounding board for proposed policy. The City of Llano City Council depends on the input from residents serving on Boards, Commissions and Committees.