Hill Country Science Mill

It's hard not to gawk gazing at the gears, gadgets, gizmos and whiz bang's at the new Hill Country Science Mill in Johnson City. The regional science center's February grand opening left a packed house singing the praises of the world-class facility....

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White Bonnet in Inks Lake State Park

Hill Country in Full-Bloom

The Texas Hill Country is experiencing springtime in full-bloom!

Bluebonnets, paintbrushes, winecups and more have made their appearances everywhere from state parks to highway medians....

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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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  • May 01
    - Fredericksburg
    The Guild is a Gallery where you can experience fine art in a beautifully restored Fredericksburg ho...
  • May 27
    - Wimberley
    3pm-6pm. A year-round, producer-only farmers' market located in the thrift store parking lot, 14050 ...
  • May 28
    - Dripping Springs
    Enjoy olives, wine, food, live music, tastings, chef demos, olive education seminars, artisans and c...
  • June 02
    - Marble Falls
    7pm. River City Grille, 700 1st St. Mike Blakely & Larry Nye co-host. Each week features a special g...

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