The Greater Schulenburg Chamber of Commerce has several events planned for the approaching Christmas season. Nine organizations, businesses, and individuals participated in a tree decorating contest. They are on display at Momma’s at Sengelmann, 531 North Main St. Voting by the public for the top…
Funeral services for Kermit A. Treybig, age 81, of Schulenburg will be held on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019 at 11 a.m. from the St. Rose Catholic Church in Schulenburg. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. on Friday with the Rosary to follow at 7 p.m. from the Schwenke-Baumgarten Funeral Home in Schulenburg…
The United Methodist Women (UMW) are sponsoring a food drive which began on Sunday, Dec. 1 and continues until Tuesday, Dec. 24.All canned goods collected will be delivered to the local food bank in Schulenburg. Any donations may be taken to the following drop-off locations: •Electronic…
Farmers Mutual Protective Association (RVOS) Lodge 108 of Houston was represented in Praha on Sunday, Nov. 10 at the annual Veterans Day Services, with Dennis Hermis presenting a check from the lodge to Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 870. Erwin Kunz, Chapter 870 president, accepted the check…
“AMatter of Balance” (AMoB), a series of programs on preventing falls, will be held starting Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Flatonia Civic Center meeting room, 208 E. North Main St. Co-hosts are the Flatonia Civic Center, Fayette County Committee on Aging and Texas A&M AgriLife…
Fayette Savings Bank’s La Grange banking center is undergoing a major remodel and had some surplus office furniture become available. Schulenburg Knights of Columbus Council 2902 had a need for two of the office desks. Shown receiving the donation are (from left) Jonathan Treptow (FSB), Kenneth…
TexasA&MAgriLife Extension Service agents and specialists across the state have received numerous inquiries about industrial hemp. For anyone interested in learning more about this subject, an Industrial Hemp Seminar will be held Tuesday, Dec. 10 at the Cat Spring Ag Society Hall, 13035 Hall…
Texas farmers and ranchers will address organizational policy issues at the 86th annual meeting of Texas Farm Bureau (TFB) set for Dec. 7-9 in San Antonio. Members from the state’s 205 county Farm Bureaus will work together to craft policy positions and prepare for the challenges agriculture faces…
Sheriff Keith Korenek reports that Deputy Ryan Meagher made two drug arrests last week following traffic stops, one near Kirtley and one in La Grange. Sheriff Korenek reports that on Monday, Nov. 25 at approximately 9:15 p.m., Deputy Meagher stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation in the area of…
The Fayette County 4-H sponsored a 4K Color Run/Walk on Saturday, Oct. 12 in conjunction with National 4-H Week’s “One Day” community service project. The Color Run raised $2,000 which was donated to the Emily Fritsch 4-H Scholarship Fund. “One Day” is a statewide observance when all 4-H clubs/…
The Blinn College District invites pianists in grades 5-12 to apply for the 18th annual Young Pianist Competition to be held on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, at the Dr. W.W. O’Donnell Performing Arts Center on the Blinn-Brenham campus. Competition is limited to the first 30 applicants. Participants…
The Fayette County Commissioners Court spent a considerable amount of time discussing the EMS…
A five-student increase to the lower end of Class 3A will move Schulenburg ISD down one…
About a month after placing a Gold Star Mother medallion on the grave of Ella Walla at St. Rose of…
The Greater Schulenburg Chamber of Commerce has several events planned for the approaching Christmas season. Nine organizations, businesses, and individuals participated in a tree decorating contest. They are on display at Momma’s at Sengelmann, 531 North Main St. Voting by the public for the top trees is under way through Dec. 12 during the restaurant’s regular business hours. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be arriving in downtown Schulenburg for “Santa’s Party in the Park” on Friday, Dec. 6 at 6 p.m. The Schulenburg Volunteer Fire Department…
At the “Llama Drama” Christmas Open House on Saturday, Dec. 14, one of DBJ’s exquisitely literate llamas will headline an exciting half-hour llama program at…
Sheriff Keith Korenek reports that Deputy Ryan Meagher made two drug arrests last week following traffic stops, one near Kirtley and one in La Grange. Sheriff…
Two Lady Horns received superlative awards while three others were named to the first team of the District 28-3A all-district volleyball team, released on…
Last year, the Shorthorns missed the playoffs for only the fifth time in Richard Hoogendoorn’s 19 years as Schulenburg head basketball coach and it’ll be a…
After leading by two at halftime, the Lady Horns held Cuero to only 10 points over the final two quarters to pick up a 33-26 road win last Tuesday, Nov. 26.…
Dr. Mary Hensley, Chancellor of the Blinn College District, recently thanked 133 employees for their combined 1,640 years dedicated to student success. Blinn…
Fayette County 4-H’ers participated in the Fayette County 4-H Council chili cook-off at the Fayette County Ag Building in La Grange on Thursday, Nov. 21. Each…
Like many college freshmen, Maricruz Gonzalez was a little unsure about her career path, but she was crystal clear about where she was going to start that…