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This modified 1956 Chevrolet was the winner of the 2015 Marble Falls Main Street Car Show. This year's winner will become the 2017 poster car. Fans can see all the entries from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, in downtown Marble Falls.

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By Glynis Crawford Smith The Highlander   More than 120 ogle-worthy autos are expected for Marble Falls Main Street Car Show to be held by the Marble Falls Kiwanis Club from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1. “This will be the fifteenth annual event and it is one of the very... + continue reading
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The year 2016 has been on full of community outreach to support first responders, but at National Night Out, local police, fire and emergency medical personnel cement their bridge to the community with pure fun. Tuesday night, Oct. 4, is that night. From 5-7 p.m. Johnson Park in Marble Falls... + continue reading
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By Glynis Crawford Smith The Highlander September is National Preparedness Month and the Highland Lakes Amateur Radio Club (HLARC) and its affiliated Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) unit is sponsoring a program with an American Red Cross (ARC) speaker to help Burnet County residents... + continue reading
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By Glynis Crawford Smith The Highlander   A newsletter and a link to a community survey about a potential north-south Colorado River crossing below Wirtz Dam have been launched by the Capitol Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO) and two public meetings have been scheduled... + continue reading

The late James Randall “Poodie” Locke, right, will be honored with the third annual Poodie’s Party, a charity golf tournament and music festival, this Saturday, Oct. 1, at Willie Nelson’s Cut-N-Putt Pedernales Golf Club in Spicewood. 

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Central Texas residents know when they speak about country music legend Willie Nelson, the name of James Randall “Poodie” Locke is sure to follow. Locke was the longtime road manager for Nelson and was one of a very short list of people entrusted with taking care of Nelson's... + continue reading

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This modified 1956 Chevrolet was the winner of the 2015 Marble Falls Main Street Car Show. This year's winner will become the 2017 poster car. Fans can see all the entries from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, in downtown Marble Falls.

The late James Randall “Poodie” Locke, right, will be honored with the third annual Poodie’s Party, a charity golf tournament and music festival, this Saturday, Oct. 1, at Willie Nelson’s Cut-N-Putt Pedernales Golf Club in Spicewood. 

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by Alexandria Randolph Highland Lakes Newspapers Burnet County voters must be registered by Oct. 11 to cast their ballot this year for Presidential and local elections. Sept. 27 was National Voter Registration Day, but residents still have two weeks to register for the vote. Those applying... + continue reading
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By Glynis Crawford Smith The Highlander   The man who drowned on Lake Buchanan Saturday has been identified as Dennis Fernandes, 37, of Round Rock. The body was recovered about 4:30 p.m. Monday by Texas Parks & Wildlife Department (TPWD) Game Wardens and the Buchanan Dam Fire... + continue reading

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This modified 1956 Chevrolet was the winner of the 2015 Marble Falls Main Street Car Show. This year's winner will become the 2017 poster car. Fans can see all the entries from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, in downtown Marble Falls.

09/30/2016 - 0 comment(s)
By Glynis Crawford Smith The Highlander   More than 120 ogle-worthy autos are expected for Marble Falls Main Street Car Show to be held by the Marble Falls Kiwanis Club from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1. “This will be the fifteenth annual event and it is one of the very... + continue reading
09/30/2016 - 0 comment(s)
The year 2016 has been on full of community outreach to support first responders, but at National Night Out, local police, fire and emergency medical personnel cement their bridge to the community with pure fun. Tuesday night, Oct. 4, is that night. From 5-7 p.m. Johnson Park in Marble Falls... + continue reading
09/30/2016 - 0 comment(s)
By Glynis Crawford Smith The Highlander September is National Preparedness Month and the Highland Lakes Amateur Radio Club (HLARC) and its affiliated Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) unit is sponsoring a program with an American Red Cross (ARC) speaker to help Burnet County residents... + continue reading
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Sports

Mustangs homecoming set for Oct. 14

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From staff reports Marble Falls High School’s Student Council members are hard at work preparing for this year’s homecoming festivities scheduled for Oct. 10-14. Students will be... + continue reading

Ambrie Lizcano races to first place at Marble Falls meet.

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Mustangs fall to 0-2 in district play going into bye week. Alamo Heights, Boerne Champion and Dripping Springs are all 2-0 at the break.

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Features

An estimated one in six people live in Burnet County live in “food insecure” homes.

09/21/2016 - 0 comment(s)
By Lew K. Cohn, Managing Editor The Highlander According to FeedingTexas.org, there are 2,770 children at risk of hunger in Burnet County as an estimated one in six people live in what are termed... + continue reading

Playwright Phil Olson, center, and the cast and crew of the Hill Country Community Theatre's production of "Don't Hug Me."

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Sydney Bristow Cohn (April 27, 2003 to Sept. 20, 2016)

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By Lew K. Cohn Managing Editor The Highlander   The decision to put my dog down was the hardest decision I have ever had to make. My wife Betty came to my office Monday, Sept. 19,... + continue reading

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At one point during her Choctaw Casino concert Friday night, there was about six feet of separation between me and Joan Jett. She is still an incredible performer. 

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