An idea turned into a plan which led to the formation of a new organization that became official last Friday at Sts. Cyril & Methodius Church in Dubina. The Most Rev. Brendan J. Cahill, bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Victoria, celebrated a Mass and officially installed the founding Board of…
The New Farmers of America in La Grange New Farmers of America (NFA) was a school-based organization for African Americans enrolled in vocational agriculture classes in the segregated South.  The group was founded in 1935 and did not disband until 1965 when it combined with the Future Farmers of…
‘Best Little Quilt Show in Texas’ The Colorado Valley Quilt Guild’s 23rd annual “Best Little Quilt Show in Texas” will be held Friday and Saturday, Feb. 28-29 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the KC Community Center in La Grange. Admission will be $8 per person. For more information, visit cvcquiltguild.…
SONS OF THE REPUBLIC OF TEXAS The next meeting of the Sons of the Republic of Texas, Monument Hill Chapter, will be held on Saturday, Feb. 29 at 10:30 a.m. at the Faison Home, 822 South Jefferson St., La Grange (just west of the Fayette Heritage Library, Museum & Archives). A program will be…
Governor establishes clemency application for certain survivors AUSTIN – Gov. Greg Abbott on Feb. 20 established a clemency application specifically for survivors of human trafficking or domestic violence. The application, crafted in coordination with the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles,…
155th District Court Adult Felony Cases Filed By Information Filed Feb. 5 Robinson, Harold Gene-DWI 3rd or more (11-1-19) Wilson, Damien Gilliam-Delivery of marijuana >1/4 oz.<=5 lbs. (8-19-18) Busby, Larry Falin-Possession of controlled substance Penalty Group 1 <1G in drug-free zone…
Schulenburg Police Chief Troy Brenek reports that officers responded to 159 calls for service and one reportable incident was investigated during the week of Feb. 15-21. Included was one found property. •Feb. 16 – Officer Taylor retrieved a phone that a citizen had located on the street.
•Club Schedule – Club hours are Monday through Friday from 3 to 6:30 p.m., available to all youth ages 6-18. •Club Attendance – 224 youths were served last week for an average of 46 per day with a high of 47 on Tuesday, Feb. 19. Current registered membership is 56. •Youth of the Week – Monserrath…
MENU Breakfast Daily – 1% white or FF chocolate milk. •Monday, March 2 – Froot Loops cereal, apple cinnamon muffin, pineapple, fruit punch juice. •Tuesday, March 3 – Breakfast pizza, banana, orange juice. •Wednesday, March 4 – Honey Nut Cheerios cereal, cinnamon roll, strawberries, apple juice…
CAFETERIA MENU •Monday, March 2 – Pancakes, sausage, fruit cups, milk. •Tuesday, March 3 – Hamburger meat with gravy, rice, green peas, fruit, bread, milk.  •Wednesday, March 4 – Cream chicken over rice, seasoned carrots, honey biscuits, fruit, milk. •Thursday, March 5 – Hamburgers with cheese…
AREA SCORES In 1A Region IV – • Moulton 51, Nueces Canyon 16 • Fayetteville 74, Rocksprings 63 In 2A Region IV – • Shiner 44, Santa Maria 39 • Flatonia 47, Premont 44 • Weimar 68, San Perlita 49 3A Region IV • Schulenburg 41, Blanco 32 • Luling 58, Lago Vista 44 • Aransas Pass 68,…
So many people showed up to attend the Fayette County Commissioners Court meeting on Thursday, Feb…
The Shorthorns’ seventh win this season – 51-40 over Rockdale on Dec. 31 – notched the 400th for…
Earlier this month, three members of the Shorthorn band earned high honors at two contests. Alaina…
An idea turned into a plan which led to the formation of a new organization that became official last Friday at Sts. Cyril & Methodius Church in Dubina. The Most Rev. Brendan J. Cahill, bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Victoria, celebrated a Mass and officially installed the founding Board of Directors for the Czech Catholic Foundation of Texas. “We talked about it for 15 years,” said Marvin J. Marek Sr., president and chairman of the CCFT. “Finally, four years ago, we started on the paperwork for it. It took that long to get it almost…
The Schulenburg Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting a “Shattered Dreams” program at Schulenburg ISD on Tuesday, Feb. 25. Feb. 25. The event will include…
Only one seat will be contested in local elections on May 2 with the filing period ending on Feb. 14 for positions on the Schulenburg City Council and…
The Lady Horns rely heavily on their pressure defense to win games but they really had to turn it up a notch in Monday night’s bi-district playoff in Flatonia…
AREA SCORES In 1A Region IV – • Moulton 51, Nueces Canyon 16 • Fayetteville 74, Rocksprings 63 In 2A Region IV – • Shiner 44, Santa Maria 39 • Flatonia…
GIRLS’ BASKETBALL • Feb. 28 – Region IV-3A Semifinals, Seguin. • Feb. 29 – Region IV-3A Final, Seguin. • March 5-7 – State Tournament, San Antonio Alamodome…
FEB. 18 – FRESHMAN BOYS Shorthorns 56, Industrial 38 Season Record: 12-8. District Record: 7-2 (district champions).
•Club Schedule – Club hours are Monday through Friday from 3 to 6:30 p.m., available to all youth ages 6-18. •Club Attendance – 224 youths were served last…
MENU Breakfast Daily – 1% white or FF chocolate milk. •Monday, March 2 – Froot Loops cereal, apple cinnamon muffin, pineapple, fruit punch juice. •Tuesday…
CAFETERIA MENU •Monday, March 2 – Pancakes, sausage, fruit cups, milk. •Tuesday, March 3 – Hamburger meat with gravy, rice, green peas, fruit, bread, milk…