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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 ...
Posted November 4, 2014
Upsets have been rare in Texas politics in recent years, and it does not appear the form chart will be disrupted in the 2014 General Election. The domination by Republican candidates for state offices, forecast by most observers, will occur. Maybe the only minor oddity is all the contests were decided by similar numbers. Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott held a solid lead over democrat, State Senator Wendy Davis, with about 20% of the votes counted, Tuesday night.
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
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
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 • Updated October 22, 2014 3:59 PM
Early Voting for the 2014 November 4 General Election begins on Monday, October 20 through October 31 at the Llano Library, Kingsland Library and the Horseshoe Bay Quailpoint POA. Please note that the option to vote a straight party ticket is available for this election. However, this will not cast your vote for the Constitutional Amendment, the two bond elections or the City of Horseshoe Bay City Council General Election.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
In September, the LCRA board of directors approved the latest proposal to revise the 2012 application to amend LCRA’s Water Management Plan. The proposal includes a proposed increase from 2012 plan’s trigger point of 850,000 acre-feet – the point at which water is not released to water customers downstream – to 1.3 million acre-feet.