Marble Falls news

Scrimmage to provide insight into Mustang season

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The Mustangs football team has worked more play reps into their practices this season than last year. The team played their first scrimmage of 2020 on Thursday night. Full coverage of the game will be in the Sept. 22 issue of The Highlander.

City recognizes 400th anniversary of the Mayflower voyage

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Marble Falls Mayor John Packer read a proclamation Sept. 15 recognizing the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower voyage, 1620- 2020. Pictured with Packer are local Mayflower Society members, Janey Rives and Janet Daniel, who are descendants of the pilgrims. On Nov. 11, 1620, the Mayflower anchored at what is now Provincetown Harbor, Cape Cod. They drafted the famous Mayflower Compact, which was a precursor for modern day governance rejecting the British monarchy.