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Thursday, April 17, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014 • Photos
Posted March 13, 2014 • Photos
A record field of 128 golfers played in the MGA Four Man, Two Best Ball (early St. Pat’s Day) event at Slick Rock on Saturday, March 8. The 128 golfers broke the record of 112 golfers set just 3 weeks ago at Ram Rock, and is a record that is likely not to be broken.
Thursday, January 30, 2014 • Posted February 2, 2014 • Photos
COTTONWOOD SHORES…MARBLE FALLS, TX (Jan. 28, 2014) – Feb. 13th will be a very special night at the Hill Country Community Theatre. The festivities begin at 6:30 pm with an opening night gala. HCCT will serve complimentary hors d’oeuvre and drinks until 7:30 pm, when the curtain will rise on their latest musical extravaganza All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten.
Thursday, January 30, 2014 • Posted February 2, 2014 • Photos
Thursday, January 30, 2014 • Posted February 2, 2014 • Photos
Les Roper won the MGA Individual Stableford at Slick Rock on Saturday, January 25, but Bill White nearly stole the show with a hole-in-one to win a $300 gift certificate, most of which was used to buy a round of drinks for his 78 thirsty fellow competitors. In the Stableford format, players received 1 point for a net bogey, 2 points for a net par, 3 points for a net birdie, and 5 points for a net eagle.
Thursday, January 9, 2014 • Posted January 9, 2014 • Photos
STAR RW Literacy Co-Chairwomen in various local schools where they presented new dictionaries and copies of the United States constitution for each student. Many students wrote letters of thanks to all Members of the STAR Republican Women. Each letter was filled with enthusiastic appreciation for receiving the new teaching tools.
Thursday, January 9, 2014 • Posted January 9, 2014 • Photos
Experience the beauty of the Alps as Tom D’Arcy gives a presentatio on Sunday, January 19th, at the International Club meeting in the POA Quail Point Facility.  The Pot Luck dishes are served @ 12:30 and the presentation at 1:00 PM.  The program title “Jewels of Alpine Europe” is based on a trip that Tom and his wife Marie took this past Summer, experiencing the beautiful Alps in six countries.  Traveling by plane,  bus, train and boat to Switzerland, France, Italy, Liechtenstein, Aus ...
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 • Posted December 28, 2013 • Photos
Charlie Simpson has gotten into the spirit! Thank you to Mary Barker for sharing these photos with us so that we can all enjoy the holiday beauty right here at home in our wonderful community!
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 • Posted December 28, 2013 • Photos
JOHNSON CITY—They may not have too many classes on poker in the high school here, but the Lady basketball Eagles are holding three of a kind and two of a kind. Three sisters and two sisters? Pocket change. This hand has triplets and twins. “Since we’ve been four, we’ve been playing together,” said Whitney Wood.
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 • Posted December 28, 2013 • Photos
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 • Posted December 28, 2013 • Photos
On December 14th, members of Highland Lakes Democratic Women, the local chapter of Texas Democratic Women, and their guests gathered at Hidden Falls Restaurant in Meadowlakes to celebrate the holiday season. In addition to enjoying wonderful food, laughter, friendship, and surprise holiday entertainment, participants reviewed their successes during the past year, recognized the year’s scholarship recipients, and installed officers for 2014. The club will resume monthly meetings on January 23 ...
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 • Posted December 28, 2013 • Photos
Thursday, December 19, 2013 • Posted December 19, 2013 • Photos
Eileen Hurd, wife of the late Wayne Hurd, recently had the idea of recording some thoughts and histories of those residents who have been in Horseshoe Bay since the 1970’s, and our Flashbacks column was created. Ron Lynn Mitchell is one of HSB’s earliest residents, and this article will reflect how his talent and influence permeates our beautiful City.
Thursday, December 12, 2013 • Posted December 12, 2013 • Photos
Seven years ago, Diana Wright, owner of Horseshoe Bay One Real Estate, hosted a small Christmas party for friends and clients. She also invited her brother, Michael Redden, who had recently been promoted to Executive Director of New Horizons, a non-profit organization in Abilene that provides a variety of services for children. As a gift to her brother to celebrate his new position, Wright invited some of the staff and 20 of the kids who lived at one of New Horizons’ residential treatment ce ...
Thursday, December 12, 2013 • Posted December 12, 2013 • Photos
On Wednesday, December 4th the members of the HSB-WGA held their Annual Christmas Awards Luncheon and Installation of officers for the New year at the very festive Yacht Club.  Vice President and Luncheon Chairman, Charlotte Barton did a wonderful and very creative job of planning the Christmas theme for the lunch.  The HSB-WGA is celebrating its 30th Anniversary this year and members enjoyed having in attendance eleven Past Presidents & two Lifetime Members. Althea Rowan and Fran Creighton ...