Blake Ripple and his mom, Lori, were in U.S. District Court in Austin Friday, Jan. 23, as their lawyer and MFISD’s lawyer made oral arguments in front of a federal judge.
Monday, January 26, 2015
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By Emily Hilley-Sierzchula In a case that could have implications beyond the state of Texas, lawyers for both sides in the Blake Ripple v. Marble Falls Independent School District (MFISD) concussion lawsuit made oral arguments in front of a federal judge Friday, Jan. 23, at the U.S. District Court... + continue reading

Alexandria Randolph/The Highlander Hairston Creek Farm in Burnet County produces boxes of food each week for roughly 50 client families.
Thursday, January 22, 2015
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by Alexandria Randolph A local farmer has succeeded with a business plan that is quickly gaining national popularity. Gary Rowland of Hairston Creek Farm participates in Community Supported Agriculture (CSA,) a program that connects locally grown produce with consumers. Currently, there are CSA... + continue reading
Thursday, January 22, 2015
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By Emily Hilley-Sierzchula Every Saturday – rain or shine – a van pulls into a wooded area behind Home Depot in Marble Falls and a horn honks. People from a city in the cedar make their way to Reverend George Perry’s van, where he or other volunteers offer them food. Many people... + continue reading

Parents Rafael and Estella Vila get their kids Jean, 7, Emmanuel, 2, and Gianni, 4, to sit for a family portrait in front of their future residence on Saturday, Jan. 17. The Vila family hopes to move into their Habitat for Humanity home on Avenue M in Marble Falls by late next month.
Monday, January 19, 2015
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By Emily Hilley-Sierzchula Future homeowners are sweating right alongside Highland Lakes Habitat for Humanity volunteers as they work to build a grouping of four homes on Avenue M in Marble Falls. Rafael and Estella Vila are hoping to move into their new home at the end of February or in early... + continue reading

Contributed Marble Falls Police are searching for the suspects of several thefts from Walmart over the holidays. To see more photos of the suspects, visit Marble Falls Police Department Facebook page.
Friday, January 16, 2015
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by Alexandria Randolph Marble Falls Police are seeking public help in identifying eight suspects of three separate thefts from Walmart. Police said one of the thefts occurred in the earl morning hours on Christmas Day and another on New Years Day. Seven suspects are sought in connection with the... + continue reading

Blake Ripple and his mom, Lori, were in U.S. District Court in Austin Friday, Jan. 23, as their lawyer and MFISD’s lawyer made oral arguments in front of a federal judge.

Alexandria Randolph/The Highlander Hairston Creek Farm in Burnet County produces boxes of food each week for roughly 50 client families.

Parents Rafael and Estella Vila get their kids Jean, 7, Emmanuel, 2, and Gianni, 4, to sit for a family portrait in front of their future residence on Saturday, Jan. 17. The Vila family hopes to move into their Habitat for Humanity home on Avenue M in Marble Falls by late next month.

Contributed Marble Falls Police are searching for the suspects of several thefts from Walmart over the holidays. To see more photos of the suspects, visit Marble Falls Police Department Facebook page.

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01/26/2015
by Alexandria Randolph Marble Falls Area Volunteer Fire Department is granting a portion of donations from an upcoming fundraiser to a local family. Pizza Hut at 1000 US 281 in Marble Falls will be donating 20 percent of sales, including dine-in, carry-out and delivery orders on Thursday, Jan. 29... + continue reading
01/23/2015
by Alexandria Randolph The suspect of a double homicide that took place last fall was given new restrictions for his release on bond. Following an indictment on Nov. 6 on charge of capital murder of multiple persons, Garrett James Ballard was released from Burnet County Jail on Dec. 8 on bond of... + continue reading

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Blake Ripple and his mom, Lori, were in U.S. District Court in Austin Friday, Jan. 23, as their lawyer and MFISD’s lawyer made oral arguments in front of a federal judge.
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By Emily Hilley-Sierzchula In a case that could have implications beyond the state of Texas, lawyers for both sides in the Blake Ripple v. Marble Falls Independent School District (MFISD) concussion lawsuit made oral arguments in front of a federal judge Friday, Jan. 23, at the U.S. District Court... + continue reading

Alexandria Randolph/The Highlander Hairston Creek Farm in Burnet County produces boxes of food each week for roughly 50 client families.
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by Alexandria Randolph A local farmer has succeeded with a business plan that is quickly gaining national popularity. Gary Rowland of Hairston Creek Farm participates in Community Supported Agriculture (CSA,) a program that connects locally grown produce with consumers. Currently, there are CSA... + continue reading
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By Emily Hilley-Sierzchula Every Saturday – rain or shine – a van pulls into a wooded area behind Home Depot in Marble Falls and a horn honks. People from a city in the cedar make their way to Reverend George Perry’s van, where he or other volunteers offer them food. Many people... + continue reading
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Abbie Salmeron wears her crown as homecoming queen.
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Abbie Salmeron was named homecoming queen Friday night for Marble Falls High School. Salmeron is a senior and member of the Starlettes. + continue reading

Mark Goodson/staff Chris Carter dislodges the football from Leander's Ray Gibson.
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Mark Goodson/staff Georgetown played some physical football and hande Marble Falls a 62-35 loss Friday night.
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Marble Falls defense held the Dripping Springs Tigers to 58 yards rushing Friday.
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Contributed Pokey Park, a returning sculptor in the Sculpture on Main competition, will be entering this artwork for judging.
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by Alexandria Randolph Within a few days, new sculptures will be converging on Main Street for Marble Falls Annual “Sculpture on Main” competition. Sculptures will be installed... + continue reading

Karen Perry, far left, from Houston and Joyce Simpson, far right, from Dallas, look at buttons with Freda Knight, middle, and Cynthia Boatman, who are both members of the Ft. Worth Button Club.
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MFHS theater students Corey Bogue, Katie Mintz and Robynne Sisco-Martinez manage to play roles much older than their years.
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By Ed Sterling. AUSTIN — Tensions continued last week, concerning the tens of thousands of Central Americans — primarily unaccompanied minors and women with small children... + continue reading