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Thursday, May 8, 2014 • Posted May 8, 2014 • Photos
LUBBOCK—Get ready for pressure. Get ready to dig deep. Don’t underestimate your foe. You’ve had tougher challenges. The State Track & Field Championships are May 9-10 in Austin. And the athletes will have formidable foes there, too. Wait a minute. You think I was first talking about competing on the track and in the rings at Mike Myers Stadium?
Thursday, May 8, 2014 • Posted May 8, 2014 • Photos
Local residents Terry and Marty Johnson celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary last Friday at, of all places, Wrigley Field in Chicago. The Johnsons are avid fans of the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team that happened to play the Chicago Cubs this past weekend in a three-game series. Wanting to do something special for their golden anniversary, the Johnsons planned a five-day adventure to the “Windy City” that included attending a Diana Ross concert at the Chicago Theater, a performanc ...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 • Posted May 8, 2014 • Photos
On May 18, 2014,  The International Club will present a program on the different cultures that from prehistoric times have formed what we call now the country of Mexico. It will be a program based on photographs, taken from different museums and private collections, showing different aspects from the many indigenous groups that settled in lower North and Central America, in what is now Mexico, all the way to Guatemala.
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