Aggie Moms Hold Raffle, Sell Breakfast Foods for Aggie Scholarships

On Saturday, April 18th Blanco County Aggie Moms will be selling tickets at Market Days for our Scholarship Fundraiser. Pico Ranch has generously donated a Brinkman 6 burner gas grill with rotisserie and side burner. A mitt and a set of barbeque tools are also included. Raffle tickets sell for $20 each, and the drawing for this grill will be held on April 21st. Aggie Moms will also sell several

Church Rummage Sale to Benefit Charities

Saturday, April 18, is St. Michael's Episcopal Church Spring Rummage Sale. The Episcopal Church Women of St. Michael's Episcopal Church in Blanco began holding rummage sales once a year a decade ago. The yearly rummage sale event grew into a fall and spring sale four years ago. The St. Michael's flock has bragging rights about clean closets and garages because they are encouraged to donate

City, County Cleanup this Saturday

Keep Blanco Beautiful (KBB), the City of Blanco and Blanco County stand ready to lend a hand in conjunction with the annual "Don't Mess with Texas Trash-Off" which will be held this Saturday, April 18.KBB's Retta Martin is urging local residents to break out the brooms and haul off that trash."People who really have the need to get rid of those unneeded items to sign up on the list at Blanco City

TCEQ OK’s City Water Fix, Council Approves Past HOT Tax Payouts

After years of being flagged by the Texas Commission of Environmental Quality [TCEQ] for failure to meet drinking water quality standards, the City of Blanco has identified the repairs needed to rectify the problem.Yet before the city could move forward with the improvements, the engineering study had to be approved by the TCEQ before advertising for sealed bids. During special session on...

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Relay For Life Slated April 25

Area cancer survivors will unite Saturday, April 25 on the grounds of the Old Blanco County Courthouse to observe Relay For Life, according to Franciela Marin-Smith, who coordinates the event on the local level. The event begins at 6 p.m. and ends at 9."Cancer is a scary word to hear under any kind of circumstances," Marin-Smith said. "Unfortunately, most of us have to hear it in relation to...

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County Updates Sheriff’s Office Comp Policy

Blanco County amended the overtime compensation police for law enforcement personnel during regular session of the commissioners' court on Tuesday, April 14 at the courthouse."I think, at the heart of this, it is a decision about whether it is a good thing for employee morale and how it will work with the county budget," Blanco County Judge Brett Bray told commissioners.Bray said he was...

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