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Wednesday, December 17, 2014 • Posted December 19, 2014
Inclusion on this list is not intended to be, and should not be, construed as an assessment of guilt or innocence. The Jail Activity Report for the 12-08-14 thru 12-15-14 came to The Llano News in the following format. Theodore Jacob Alexander, 37, Burnet, Tx.; Evading Arrest Det W/Veh; $10,000 Bond; Not in Custody. Dylon Douglas Anderson, 20, Kingsland, Tx.; Failed to Maintain Financial Responsibility; No Bond; Violate Promise to Appear; No Bond; Failed to Maintain Financial Responsibilit ...
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 • Posted December 5, 2014
Are you worried that your teen might be abusing substances such as alcohol, marijuana, or some other drug?  Do his eyes have a glassy, red appearance, or do his pupils look unusually large?  Does his breath or clothing have a strange odor? Have you noticed slurred speech? If so, he/she needs special help! LADI (Llano Alliance for Drug Intervention) may help you determine the cause of the above symptoms of drug abuse.
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 • Posted December 5, 2014
With the holidays soon approaching, families will be traveling by car and airplane to visit with friends and relatives. This is a good time to stop and think about having your child in the proper car seat before you begin to plan your trip. Although parents always want to protect their children, studies show that nationally, 3 out of 4 car seats are not used correctly.
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 • Posted December 5, 2014
At the regularly called meeting of the Llano City Council on Monday, Dec. 1, there was discussion regarding the current protocols and procedures currently in place, and whether or not changes needed to be made to that policy. The discussion was the result of a complaint at the last Council meeting by Llano resident Fraser Smith, whose trees had been ‘hacked’ by city crews a few weeks ago.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 • Posted December 5, 2014
The holiday season is right around the corner. As Americans prepare for festivities with family and friends, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Watch UR BAC program wants to remind all drivers that it’s dangerous to drive after drinking. You have to choose your role before drinking begins: will you drink or will you drive?
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 • Posted December 3, 2014
Council approved the issuance of a tax note to purchase the building at 213 W. Main Street for the new location for the police station. The tax note is for seven years issued through First State Bank, at a rate of 3.95%. The total value of the note is $240,000. The purchase price of the property was $225,000, however, City Manager Brenton Lewis told the Council that the additional funds will be used to update the building and to add an ADA compliant entryway and to bring one of the bathrooms ...
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 • Posted November 13, 2014
Southwest public affairs officer/U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Now’s the time to check your health care coverage for 2015 or sign up for the first time. More than 7 million Americans, including 733,757 Texans, got coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace during the program’s first open enrollment period a year ago. This year’s marketplace open enrollment begins on Nov.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 • Posted November 13, 2014
The City of Llano has entered into a new contract with Chanas Aggregates to remove sand and silt from the Llano River in city lake. Beginning as early as December, Chanas will begin the removal of approximately 20 tons of material from city lake. Last fiscal year, Chanas and the city performed a test removal of more than 19,000 tons of material, which according to city officials, created more than 3 million gallons of additional storage capacity.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 • Posted November 13, 2014
STAR Republican Women are honored to have Senator Donna Campbell, District 25, and newly re-elected as our featured speaker for the November meeting. She will be speaking about the plans for the 2015 Texas Legislature. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 18 at Quail Point, Horseshoe Bay beginning at 12:30pm with a light lunch, followed by the meeting at 1pm.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 • Posted November 13, 2014
The forecasted colder temperatures indicate we are nearing the holiday season.  As we approach Thanksgiving, local organizations, committees, and city boards have been working diligently on Llano continuing to be a destination point for the holiday season.  The City crews are busy replacing and repairing the lights that outline the businesses in the Historic Downtown area, and will soon be hanging the new and refurbished pole decorations.  The Christmas Lighting Committee is continuing their ...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 • Posted November 13, 2014
Llano Uplift Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, will sponsor a Genealogy Fair and Research Workshop, Saturday, November 22 from 1 - 3:30 at the Kingsland Library, Hwy 1431, Kingsland, Texas. Learn how to research your family’s history.  Dorothy Medley, Director Marble Falls Ward Family History Center, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, is the featured speaker: “How to use FamilySearch.org and the Marble Falls Family History Center for Genealogy Research. Experienc ...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 • Posted November 13, 2014
The City of Llano has issued two alerts in the last two weeks, regarding the discovery of two animals that tested positive for rabies. On Oct. 29, the City reported a bat that had been found in the 900 block of Berry Street tested positive for the virus. On Nov.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 • Posted November 13, 2014
In light of recent rains, the Llano County Commissioners voted Monday to lift the Burn Ban. Caution is urged when burning, however. Attorney Bob Bass, with Allison and Bass updated the court on the Boultinghouse/Allen Lawsuit. The lawsuit, which began several years ago, was a dispute regarding CR 216-A. The road, originally designated in 1932 by the County Commissioners at that time.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 • Posted November 13, 2014
Inclusion on this list is not intended to be, and should not be, construed as an assessment of guilt or innocence. November 3, 2014 Samuel Hubert Hughes, 37, Kingsland, Tx.; Driving While License Invalid; MB; No Bond; Not Released. November 4, 2014 James Kevin Lilly, 35, Austin, Tx.; Man Del CS PG ¾ =1G=$20=$20=$20; MB; $1000 Bond; Driving W/Lic Inv W/Prev/ Conv/Susp/W/O Fin; MB; $1000 Bond; Theft of Serv >=$1500 =1G=1G
Updated November 5, 2014 10:55 AM
It was a walkover for Republican candidates in Llano County Tuesday night. No suspense, practically no expense in the General Election. The Democrats had no candidates. Mary Cunningham, unopposed in the March primary as well as on November 4, will become County Judge in January. Evan Stubbs succeeds the man he beat in the primary, Judge Dan Mills, as District Judge, 424th district. Justice of the Peace winners are: Bebe Piatt, Linda Ballard, Era Marion, and Brian Alexander. Gary Olfers is r ...