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, A Paragon Builders / Vallone Real Estate
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014
There are some Do’s and Don’ts when you are building your home or even doing a remodel. I thought I would pass on these tidbits. We’ll start with the Don’t list. These are either if you plan on living in a home you are building or building to sell. Never put carpet in a bathroom.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014
There is the great deal of controversy around the truth of including fats and oils in our diet. Many people say that fat and oil cause some common degenerative diseases. The reality is that unhealthy oils create unhealthy people and healthy oils build health in people. Our brain, nervous system and every cell in our body contains some form or fat or fatty acids.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014
Sporting more than twenty years of theatrical excellence, Shakespeare Under the Stars is back at the EmilyAnn Theatre & Gardens this summer with its production of Richard III. The show runs from July 31st through August 9th nightly at 8:15 p.m., except on Sundays. If you consider yourself a citizen of Wimberley, you’ve probably been to at least a few of these performances.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014
I tipped you on how to begin pushing your body weight last time. Remember push, pull, rotation, squat and lunge? Now…what about pulling your own weight? That can be a little more challenging, for some. Just as some think of military style push-ups when thinking body weight push; many think of a pull-up or chin-up, when thinking body weight pulls.
, Blanco church of Christ
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014
Sir Isaac Newton formulated the laws of gravitation and motion, and his achievements in science are very well known, but it is not so well known that he spent more time studying the Bible than studying the stars. He said, “There are more sure marks of authenticity in the Bible than in any profane history.
, Agf-blanco.com
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014
Read Romans 8:28-39. Verse 39 says, “Nor height, nor depth, nor any other creature, shall be able to separate us from the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.” Thus far we have covered: 1.God’s love is the greatest thing in the world. It is towards us and in us (Rom 5:5).
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014
Isaiah 58:1-14 – 1“Shout with the voice of a trumpet blast. 
 Shout aloud! Don’t be timid.
 Tell my people Israel of their sins! 2 Yet they act so pious!
 They come to the Temple every day
 and seem delighted to learn all about me. 
They act like a righteous nation
 that would never abandon the laws of its God.
 They ask me to take action on their behalf,
 pretending they want to be near me. 3 ‘We have fasted before you!’ they say.
 ‘Why aren’t you impressed?
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014
The Blanco Middle School cheer squad attended their cheerleading camp at the BMS gym on Monday, July 14 through Friday, July 18. Universal Cheerleading association, UCA, instructor, Tiffany Thiele, taught the cheerleaders new chants, cheers, and dances for the 2014 football season. The team also practiced stunts and jumps. On Thursday, the girls performed new cheers and dances for their families and friends. The squad received a trophy for their exemplary performance.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014
My name is Dennis Garrett and I am both a property owner and manage a 500 acre ranch on Middle Creek Rd. My wife and I plus 36 owners of Middle Creek Ranch are against building the proposed bridge. Approximately 92% of the landowners on this road are also against it.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014
Paul there are about 80 or so people here between the two low water bridges on Chimney Valley Road. Wednesday the 9th I called you to meet Jesse Ruiz and me to look at the cost of raising the front bridge and you said yes, but when I called you could not meet us, because you made other plans. You got $448,536.79 from the Bridge and Road fund.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014
Hey Kids! Do not miss our Summer Reading Party July 25th at 10:30am. We have been having a blast! Even though our activities will be done, you can continue to collect your prizes until August 9th! Our 2014 photo contest has concluded and our judges have been busy! We are happy to announce that Peter Mangan is our winner with his photo entitled “Redbud Butterfly.” Our judges felt that his photo had excellent composition, color contrast, aesthetic value, and was a good representation of what ...
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014 • Photos
Steven B. Reynolds passed away Saturday July 12, 2014. He was born on December 17, 1967 in Mt. Shasta, California to Diann Lindl Reynolds and Floyd Reynolds. He was a proud member of the Cherokee Nation. Steven worked around town doing many things from glass repair to helping friends with moving, or ranching, or mechanic work, he was a jack of all trades.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014 • Photos
Our brother passed away on July 14, 2014, after a short battle with cancer. He was a Texas Hill Country Transplant having been born and raised in the Pacific Northwest. Phil was born in Renton, Washington on September 10, 1958 and raised for the majority of his life in the Pacific Northwest.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014 • Photos
Ted Moffett, 90 of Dilley, Texas passed away on July 18th in Pearsall, Texas Visitation will be held at the First Baptist Church of Dilley on Thursday, July 24th between 4:00PM and 8:00PM. Memorial service will be held at the First Baptist Church of Dilley on Friday, July 25th at 11:00AM with Reverend Lance Hartsfelt of First Baptist of Dilley and Reverend Helen Brock of First United Methodist of Dilley officiating.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014 • Photos
Peggy Ann Anna Harwell, age 60, a resident of Kingsville, Texas and a former resident of Blanco, Texas passed away Saturday, July 12, 2014 in Kingsville. She was born February 23, 1954 in Bossier City, Louisiana to Eugene Sekinger and Joyce Villani Sekinger. Mrs. Harwell obtained a B.A. degree in psychology.