On Tuesday, Sept. 22, Lyons Masonic Lodge 195 of Schulenburg awarded the Golden Trowel to J. Lewis Edwards (left), senior warden. The presentation was made by Lyons Lodge Worshipful Master Ben Lafferty (right). The Golden Trowel is the highest honor a Masonic Lodge in Texas can bestow to an…
A traffic stop on Interstate 10 near Engle led to a pursuit that ended with an arrest made in Columbus on Wednesday, Sept. 23, according to Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek. Sheriff Korenek reports that around 3 p.m., Deputy Rick Bohlmann stopped a 2016 Nissan Altima for a traffic violation on…
It’s more important than ever to get a flu shot this year considering the concurrent risk of COVID-19 and its potential effects on the healthcare system during the traditional cold/flu season, according to the Fayette County Office of Emergency Management. The Texas Department of State Health…
The ballot for the Tuesday, Nov. 3 General Election will include one local race – City of Schulenburg Alderman Place 4. City and School Elections were originally calendared for May 2 but ended up being postponed until the General Election due to the pandemic. The filing period ended on Feb. 14…
Kloe Kutac (above) makes a sliding dig midway through the third set last Friday and Erica Otto (at right) slams down her 14th kill for the final point of the Lady Horns’ 3-0 sweep of Weimar. The two teams entered the match tied for first place in District 27-2A. With the win, Schulenburg improved…
The deadline to register to vote in the upcoming General Election is Monday, Oct. 5. The Texas Voter Registration Application can be downloaded from the Fayette County website, www.co.fayette.tx.us, by clicking on the “Elections” link at left and then “Voter Registration Information.” Early…
The Fayette County Commissioners Court’s regular meeting on Thursday, Sept. 24 in the Ag Building included questions related to COVID-19. Precinct 4 Commissioner Tom Muras presided over the meeting in the absence of County Judge Joe Weber. It began with what has become a standard first action…
The Fayette County Commissioners Court held a special meeting on Thursday morning, Sept. 24 at 8 a.m. at the Fayette County Ag Building to hear the annual reports from county 4-H groups. There are eight community There are eight community clubs, two project clubs and three project groups in…
Sept. 15 marked the beginning of National Hispanic Heritage Month, a time to celebrate the culture and traditions of U.S. residents who trace their roots to Spain, Mexico and the Spanish-speaking nations of Central America, South America and the Caribbean. For many Hispanic children in the foster…
The Texas Health & Human Services Commission has been directed by Gov. Greg Abbott to expand visitation options for eligible nursing, assisted living and intermediate care facilities, home and community-based service providers, and inpatient hospice. HHSC’s updated emergency rules will allow a…
A new health program, “10/10,000 Challenge” located under Texas A&M AgriLife Extension’s Howdy Health portal, is being offered online for free, according to Sally Garrett, Fayette County Extension Agent for family and community health. Individuals can sign up at any time and proceed at their…
The ballot for the Tuesday, Nov. 3 General Election will include one local race – City of…
The deadline to register to vote in the upcoming General Election is Monday, Oct. 5. The Texas…
The Fayette County Commissioners Court’s regular meeting on Thursday, Sept. 24 in the Ag Building…
On Tuesday, Sept. 22, Lyons Masonic Lodge 195 of Schulenburg awarded the Golden Trowel to J. Lewis Edwards (left), senior warden. The presentation was made by Lyons Lodge Worshipful Master Ben Lafferty (right). The Golden Trowel is the highest honor a Masonic Lodge in Texas can bestow to an individual member. The Golden Trowel Award was established by the Grand Lodge of Texas for the purpose of recognizing any Mason who has consistently demonstrated outstanding and exemplary service within the community and the Lodge. Golden Trowel recipients…
SPC Steven Burgoon has been named “Hero of the Week” for the U.S. Army 2nd Platoon, 300th Military Police Company, for assistance rendered to soldiers involved…
Kloe Kutac (above) makes a sliding dig midway through the third set last Friday and Erica Otto (at right) slams down her 14th kill for the final point of the…
It’s more important than ever to get a flu shot this year considering the concurrent risk of COVID-19 and its potential effects on the healthcare system during…
The adage that teams’ records are meaningless in rivalry games certainly hit the mark last Friday at Shorthorn Stadium. Despite being out-gained by 79 yards,…
The Lady Horns took over first place alone after a 3-0 sweep of Weimar at SHS Gym last Friday, Sept. 25. Schulenburg, which improved to 13-8 on the season…
Schulenburg High’s cross country teams competed in the Weimar meet on Saturday, Sept. 26. Results for the Horns: • David Velazquez......54th......... 20:01…
Fayette County 4-H’ers will join members across the state and nation in celebrating National 4-H Week from Oct. 4-10. 4-H is the largest non-formal youth…
Across Texas and the nation, many parents are anxious about taking their children to the doctor for fear of exposing them to COVID-19, but physicians are here…
The Blinn College District invites prospective students to learn more about its traditional and online/blended vocational nursing programs, both based at the…