Tuesday, June 23, 2015
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A Lake Travis Independent School District deputy superintendent has been named the lone finalist for the Marble Falls Independent School District (MFISD) superintendent position. After another round of interviews at a special meeting Monday, June 22, the MFISD Board of Trustees named Dr. Chris... + continue reading
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
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By Alexandria Randolph As south Texas is ravaged by Tropical Storm Bill, Central Texas residents brace for more rainfall and possible flooding. The National Weather Service flash flood watch was issued for Burnet, Llano, Blanco, Williamson, Travis and surrounding counties effective until midday... + continue reading

Emily Hilley-Sierzchula/The Highlander Band members and families make a show of support for Brad Behrens, MFHS head band director, at the board of trustees meeting last month.
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
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By Emily Hilley-Sierzchula Marble Falls Independent School District (MFISD) administrators decided to keep Brad Behrens in the head band director position at the high school, a district official confirmed Monday. Behrens held the head band director title for 8 years, with a total of 17 years with... + continue reading
Thursday, June 4, 2015
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By Emily Hilley-Sierzchula Building and racing soapboxes is an endeavor chock full of lessons: academic, social and even emotional. Colt Elementary fourth and fifth-graders gathered Wednesday, May 27, to race soapboxes down 688 feet of Manzano Mile in Marble Falls, in what has become a school... + continue reading
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
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Much of Central Texas will be electing a new state senator as Sen. Troy Fraser, R, representing Burnet and Llano counties, announced Tuesday, June 2, he will not be seeking re-election. Fraser has represented the 17 counties of District 24 since 1996. He served three terms in the Texas House of... + continue reading

Emily Hilley-Sierzchula/The Highlander Band members and families make a show of support for Brad Behrens, MFHS head band director, at the board of trustees meeting last month.

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  Highland Lakes residents urged water planners at a meeting in Burnet Thursday, June 25 to focus on  equitable water pricing as one of the factors that will help ensure conservation and an adequate long-term supply as population and demand increase. “Experience has shown that the... + continue reading
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Texas DPS Troopers are still investigating a rollover wreck in eastern Llano County that led to the death of a Buchanan Dam woman Thursday. Deserae Beth Becknell, 31, was pronounced dead by Llano County Pct. 2 Justice of the Peace Linda Ballard a little after midnight on the morning of Thursday,... + continue reading

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A Lake Travis Independent School District deputy superintendent has been named the lone finalist for the Marble Falls Independent School District (MFISD) superintendent position. After another round of interviews at a special meeting Monday, June 22, the MFISD Board of Trustees named Dr. Chris... + continue reading
06/16/2015 - 0 comment(s)
By Alexandria Randolph As south Texas is ravaged by Tropical Storm Bill, Central Texas residents brace for more rainfall and possible flooding. The National Weather Service flash flood watch was issued for Burnet, Llano, Blanco, Williamson, Travis and surrounding counties effective until midday... + continue reading

Emily Hilley-Sierzchula/The Highlander Band members and families make a show of support for Brad Behrens, MFHS head band director, at the board of trustees meeting last month.
06/16/2015 - 0 comment(s)
By Emily Hilley-Sierzchula Marble Falls Independent School District (MFISD) administrators decided to keep Brad Behrens in the head band director position at the high school, a district official confirmed Monday. Behrens held the head band director title for 8 years, with a total of 17 years with... + continue reading
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Mark Goodson/The Highlander Ryan Becker took the bronze medal at the state track and field championships in Austin.
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By Mark Goodson Highlander Sports Editor Matt Becker took the bronze medal on his last throw in the Class 5A discus competition on Friday at the Mike M. Myers Stadium on the campus of the... + continue reading

David Schubert and Casey Schubert were approved by the Marble Falls school board on Monday to fill two head coaching positions on the athletic staff. David Schubert will be the girls athletic coordinator and head girls basketball coach while Casey Schubert takes the head volleyball position.
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Wes Thornton shows off his 10-pound bass he caught at the state high school fishing tournament on Lake LBJ Saturday.
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Mark Goodson/The Highlander Marble Falls' Sam Kohutek signs with Mary Hardin Baylor on Monday. His mother Kimberlee is in the background.
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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