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Wednesday, January 15, 2014 • Posted January 17, 2014 • Photos
Maria Olivia Uballe and Scott Allen Nunn along with their parents are happy to announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The wedding will be held at St. Ferdinand Catholic Church on February 22, 2014. The couple plans to reside in Blanco.
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 • Posted January 3, 2014
Happy New Year to Everyone! Live Oak Medical Center wishes to thank the community who helped our residents have a Very Merry Christmas! Thank you to Cattleman’s National Bank and Angles Under the Tree, Blanco National Bank, The Masonic Lodge group and Jan who let us put the Angel Tree in Brieger Pottery, Santa and Mrs.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 • Posted December 5, 2013 • Photos
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 • Posted November 22, 2013 • Photos
John Pearson, son-in-law of Dorsey L. and Angie Smith, is a contestant on the 4:30 p.m. show of Jeopardy’s Teacher Tournament 2013. He first appeared on the show last Thursday and again this Monday and won both times. He will play in the quarter finals and finals on Thursday and Friday, November 21st and 22nd. John graduated from Duke University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and is presently teaching 4th grade Math at Austin Elementary in Coppell, Tx.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 • Posted November 15, 2013 • Photos
Liz Mediola and Kenneth McMahan along with Mr. and Mrs. Pedro and Maria Villegas, would like to announce the wedding of their children, Taylor McMahan of Spring Branch to Albert Villegas of Blanco. The ceremony will take place on Saturday November 16, 3:00pm at St. Ferdinands Catholic Church. Congratulations Taylor and Albert!
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 • Posted October 24, 2013
From us to all our friends and loved ones.We would like to thank you for everything you did at the time of Freeman’s death. Thank you PEC Safety Department of Johnson City, Blanco Bowling Club, the A.C.T.S. Sisters, Trinity Lutheran Church, Fredericksburg Race Barn, Gary Massey, Llano Baumgarten, Tibby Armke for the wonderful messages and song.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 • Posted October 24, 2013 • Photos
Larry and Tina Scott of Johnson City, Tx. are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter Jessica Elizabeth Scott to Blake Austin Schulz, son of Frank Schulz of Fredericksburg, Tx. and Lori and Joseph Colon of Somerset, Tx. Jessica is the granddaughter of Dottie Lorenz and the late Clarence Lorenz of Johnson City, Tx.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 • Posted October 18, 2013 • Photos
Hilda Schmidt celebrated her 97th birthday Friday, October 11, with her friends and family at a lunch at Uptown Blanco.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 • Posted October 18, 2013 • Photos
On October 19 at 4pm, a replica of the Old Blanco County Courthouse will be donated to their Preservation Society. Vernon hand crafted the replica at the age of 96 and it has over 2300 pieces in it. It is being given with love by Vernon’s Family.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 • Posted September 27, 2013 • Photos
Announcing the Birth of Charlee Alane Harvey born Sept. 10, 2013 at 12:02 p.m. weighing in at 6 lbs. 14 oz and 20 inches. Proud parents are Jessica Tomlin and Cody Harvey. Grandparents are David & Tammy Callaway, Darryl & Anne Harvey and Matt & Sandra Gustafson. Great Grandparents Mike & Sharon Boseman, Ken & Sandra Harvey, Charles & Anna Lee Jones and Tom & Jenny Jenkins.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 • Posted September 20, 2013 • Photos
Olga Palomino, Activities Director at LBJ Medical Center and Nursing Home, celebrated her birthday on Monday, September 16. Volunteers from Blanco brought smiles to all the elderly with cake and treats. With them was "Mr. RIGHT," Texas Farm Bureau's Ross McCormick, who brought many smiles to all the ladies! Volunteers Tania Almanza, Jennifer Case, and Vanessa Gomez came and helped out too! From L-R: Tania Almanza, Olga Palomino and Ross McCormick.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 • Posted September 20, 2013 • Photos
We would like to thank the community of Blanco, Blanco EMS, Blanco Police Department, Air Life, surrounding law enforcement agencies and members of the Blanco/Comfort ISD family for their help, thoughts, and prayers after last week’s football game vs Comfort. I would like to also thank the “moms” that helped my wife during this stressful time. A special thanks to those who participated in the prayer circle following Phillip’s injury.
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 • Posted September 13, 2013 • Photos
Air Force Airman Michael J. Garza graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an Associate in Applied Science degree through the Community College of the Air Force. Michael is the son of Jav ...
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 • Posted September 13, 2013 • Photos
Dear Family and Friends, In reality, words cannot express our deepest thanks to each and every one of you who've been here for our entire family during this time of great loss due to our dearest David Daniel Forsberg's graduation to eternal life on August 11, 2013! And though we have peace and know that he's extremely happy and totally fulfilled, it is we who are left here on earth for a while longer that have to continue our journey to it's completion, looking forward to that day when we will ...
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 • Posted September 5, 2013 • Photos
Debbie Vallone-Homeier, Broker/e-PRO® /REALTOR®/Owner of Vallone Real Estate II here in Blanco, just graduated from the Texas REALTORS® Leadership Program (TRLP) in San Antonio. This program is by application, approval, and acceptance only. Debbie was one of 16 in the 2013 class, and now one of less than 200 agents in San Antonio that had been selected and graduated from this amazing program. The Texas REALTORS® Leadership Program (TRLP) is designed to meet the needs of REALTORS® and to p ...