About Us

The Highlander is your source for local news, classifieds and events in Marble Falls, Texas, Horseshoe Bay, Texas, Meadowlakes, Texas and the surrounding area.

The Highlander has been named the best large twice-weekly newspaper in Texas in state press association competition. It also has won numerous advertising design awards. Founded in 1959, it achieved distinction early in its history for thorough coverage of news and events in the region and is listed in the Encyclopedia of Southern Culture as one of the best non-daily newspapers in the state.

The Highlander has extensive circulation in Marble Falls and nearby communities including Horseshoe Bay, Meadowlakes, Spicewood, Granite Shoals, Cottonwood Shores, Highland Haven, Sunrise Beach and elsewhere in southern Burnet County. Its Tuesday edition is followed by a weekend edition on Fridays.


905 Third Street
Post Office Box 1000
Marble Falls, Texas 78654

830-693-4367
830-693-3650 (Fax)

Jeff Shabram, Publisher, Ext. 216
Lew K Cohn, Managing Editor, Ext. 226
Kim Green, Operations Mgr./Advertising Director, Ext. 206
Nathan Hendrix, Sports Editor/Staff Writer, Ext 219
Connie Swinney, Staff Writer, Ext. 220
Kari Sardo, Advertising Account Executive, Ext. 225
Margie Aguilera, Classifieds/Subscriptions/Administrative Assistant, Ext. 211