An engineering firm coordinated with Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) in Kingsland to conduct a diving operation to determine whether endangered or threatened mussel species were located in the Llano River near the site of a planned dredging and sand pit operation, officials said.…
A 53-year-old Burnet County woman is recovering from a gunshot wound after she was involved in a “physical family disturbance” in the early morning hours of Nov. 29, according to Marble Falls police. The incident occurred at a property in the 1600 block of Second Street in Marble Falls. “(The…
The Winter Ice Skating Rink, coordinated by the city of Marble Falls Parks and Recreation Dept., will go through Jan. 2, 2021 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Lakeside Park. The ice skating venue will operate nightly from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., weather permitting. Tickets reserve a time frame and include…
Local residents will have three opportunities each week this month to get a rapid result COVID-19 test as the cities of Marble Falls and Horseshoe Bay will host community testing sites. The announcement of additional testing sites comes as both Burnet and Llano counties have seen increases in the…
The interior of the historic Conrad Fuchs Home in Horseshoe Bay is currently undergoing renovation by a private party, Fuchs House Advisory Committee chair Francie Dix said. “The exterior will keep the same period look of the 1880s when Conrad built the home for his family,” Dix said. “The grounds…
Despite attempts to conceal its outer shell, a mini all-terrain vehicle (ATV) was spotted by a municipal employee driving by the property during the course of his duties. The case unfolded Nov. 24 in the 100 block of East Greencastle, when Granite Shoals streets department worker Derrick Klotz…
As partners in ministry in Christ’s Church we affirm that we are united as disciples of Jesus and as children of God. We affirm that, to paraphrase Jesus’ words as reported in the Gospel of John, by this we shall be known as Christ’s followers; that we have love for one another. We are known as…
According to news accounts of the day, some 2,500 people, including media from area cities as well as a film crew from WBAP in Ft. Worth, were watching when 1000 pounds of gelatin dynamite blew the old retaining dam out of existence at 10 a.m. on July 30, 1951. Contributed/A Pictorial History of…
Following the November 3rd general election, Texas Secretary of State Ruth R. Hughs today issued the following statement: “Despite the challenges presented by COVID-19, this election was a resounding success, and turnout among registered voters was the highest in 28 years as Texans exercised their…
Ask yourself several questions before choosing a fruit tree to perhaps determine why. For instance, do you enjoy the pink rosy petals of an apple blossom? Is apple pie your favorite? Or do you prefer figs, peeling the skin back to take a bite of the juicy red fruit? Would you prefer a wanderer like…
Jake Jacobsen, lover of sailing, skydiving, scotch and cigars, died November 21, 2020, in Marble Falls, Texas, at the age of 74. He is survived by his wife, Jenny Jackson; sister, Dorothy Ward; and nieces Niki and Tepher Ward. Born in Texarkana, Texas, Jake served in the Air Force Special Forces…
The interior of the historic Conrad Fuchs Home in Horseshoe Bay is currently undergoing renovation…
Bolstered by support from the chairs of both political parties, the Burnet County Commissioners…
Sales tax allocations for Marble Falls climbed by nearly 15 percent for November, according to…
An engineering firm coordinated with Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) in Kingsland to conduct a diving operation to determine whether endangered or threatened mussel species were located in the Llano River near the site of a planned dredging and sand pit operation, officials said.
A 53-year-old Burnet County woman is recovering from a gunshot wound after she was involved in a “physical family disturbance” in the early morning hours of…
Local residents will have three opportunities each week this month to get a rapid result COVID-19 test as the cities of Marble Falls and Horseshoe Bay will…
Despite attempts to conceal its outer shell, a mini all-terrain vehicle (ATV) was spotted by a municipal employee driving by the property during the course of…
The Marble Falls High School football team wrapped up their 2020 regular season on Saturday with a 47-0 thumping of the Crockett Cougars securing a spot in the…
The Marble Falls Mustangs boys basketball team defeated Pflugerville on Monday 51-49. The team heads into the Thanksgiving break with a 3-1 record with their…
Mustangs football seniors (from left) Sayde Peterson, Caleb Cuplin, Trey Gilpin and Elijah Todd led the 2020 senior walk on Friday, Nov. 20 in Mustang Stadium…
Granite Shoals Christmas Outreach is taking applications for assistance by parents and guardians of children living in the community through Dec. 16. Parents…
Marble Falls High School Theatre will present “A Christmas Carol — Live Radio Theatre” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1, at the Marble Falls High School auditorium.…
The Winter Ice Skating Rink, coordinated by the city of Marble Falls Parks and Recreation Dept., will go through Jan. 2, 2021 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at…
Ask yourself several questions before choosing a fruit tree to perhaps determine why. For instance, do you enjoy the pink rosy petals of an apple blossom? Is…
Following the November 3rd general election, Texas Secretary of State Ruth R. Hughs today issued the following statement: “Despite the challenges presented by…
According to news accounts of the day, some 2,500 people, including media from area cities as well as a film crew from WBAP in Ft. Worth, were watching when…
As partners in ministry in Christ’s Church we affirm that we are united as disciples of Jesus and as children of God. We affirm that, to paraphrase Jesus’…
With Thanksgiving right around the corner, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is encouraging drivers to make safety a top priority this holiday, as…
Jake Jacobsen, lover of sailing, skydiving, scotch and cigars, died November 21, 2020, in Marble Falls, Texas, at the age of 74. He is survived by his wife,…
Tom W. Carpenter Jr., born March 4, 1926 in Iowa Park, Texas, to Tom W. Carpenter Sr. and Effie Virginia (Gardner) Carpenter, passed away Thursday, November 19…
Gordon Turne Donop Jr. of Llano passed away on Saturday, November 14, 2020, at home surrounded by family at the age of 81 following a short battle with cancer…
Lee Holton George of Marble Falls passed away on Wednesday morning, November 18, 2020, at the age of 82. He was the tenth child of thirteen children, born…
Helen was born April 10, 1924 in Latexo, Houston County, Texas to Lela Minnie Poe and Jasper Gray Dixson. She died November 13, 2020 at Granite Mesa Health…