The Original Texas Star Trail

The Original Texas Star Trail from Fredericksburg is an annual central Texas weeklong trail riding event usually starting around the first weekend of March of each year. The ride traverses and covers a route used by most of the former settlers in the Texas hill country around the Fredericksburg Texas area when they needed to go to the Texas Capital in Austin. Starting in the historic German...

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Letter to the Editor - Joe Summy - January 22, 2015

Dear Editor,The headlines last week in the Courier, "Joe Summy questions necessity of new stadium", needs some clarification. My comments and intent at the JCISD board meeting were to challenge the JCISD School Board to make it clear to the public what the new multi-million dollar sports stadium is going to be used for besides five high school football games a year.I understand and assume the

Three Fire Departments Respond to Structure Fire

JCVFD responded to a call on Sunday Dec. 7 around 2:45 pm and were directed to the home of Susan and David Hamm where they found the garage and attached workshop fully involved with fire and heavy smoke. Round Mountain VFD provided automatic aid and Blanco VFD was called for additional water supply support. The fire crews worked 5-6 hours fighting the fire and managed to salvage the majority of...

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Reception To Honor Guthrie, Carter

Blanco County residents have an opportunity to bid farewell to outgoing County Judge Bill Guthrie and Pct. 1 Justice of the Peace Terry Carter on Dec. 22 at a reception slated for after the regular commissioners' court meeting....

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Jacoby Splits Round 7 Win at NFR Finals

When Holiday lights start to shine, most start to think about Christmas, but for rodeo fans the first two weeks of December only mean one thing, Las Vegas!...

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