Community

Wed
13
Aug

A.J. Walker, Sr. decendents hold annual reunion

The A.J. Walker, Sr. descendents held their annual reunion Saturday, August 4th, 2014 at the Senior Center at Mill Pond Park. Seventy family members and friends had a wonderful day of visiting, looking at pictures, playing games and having a lot of fun with a very active and LIVE Children’s Auction and then the usual Silent Auction. We had a delicious Bar-B-Q and covered dish lunch followed by pies, cakes, and cookies
 
Wed
06
Aug

A Very Special Fishing Tale

By Pearl Cantrell (Reprinted with permission from The Monitor Newspaper, Cedar Creek Lake).
 
TOOL–A friendship joined with big Texas hearts and young wounded soldiers resulted in a very special fishing trip on Cedar Creek Lake the last weekend in June. Tool Police Chief Rickye Feist put the word out that a crew of soldiers from Fort Hood was planning on coming to the lake with the 3-year-old organization Texas Hunters for Heroes. He was loosely connected to the organization through mutual friends he had back in Central Texas, his previous residence.

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Wed
30
Jul

County Commissioners hold Special Called Meeting to discuss San Saba County EMS

The San Saba County Commissioners Court held a Special Called Meeting at 10:45a.m. in the County Judge’s Chambers on Monday, July 28th. County Judge Byron Theodosis called the Court to order and welcomed everyone. Commissioner Rickey  Lusty gave the invocation followed by everyone joining for the pledges to the American and Texas flags. 
 
Wed
23
Jul

Hibler Reunion

The descendants of William Westfall Hibler got together on Saturday, July 12, 2014, at the Church of Christ Fellowship Building for their family reunion. A wonderful potluck was enjoyed by all and everyone had a great  time visiting. There were 46 attending the reunion  
 
Wed
23
Jul

A blended tale of Texas family history

Paul Wilson, of San Saba, recently attended the renowned Wilson Family Reunion in Seguin, TX. He stopped by the newspaper office to provide a bit of information about this interesting family's history Paul Wilson is a descendant of John McKamey Wilson, Jr. (1808-1881), who was a Presbyterian minister from North Carolina, the son of John McKamey and Mary (Erwin) Wilson
 
Wed
16
Jul

Millican Reunion held July 5th

Some 37 descendants of the Mose and Miles Millican families, along with several friends of the family, assembled at the San Saba Civic Center for their annual reunion. A meal of brisket and sausage, delicious side dishes,
and many wonderful desserts were enjoyed by those in attendance 
 
Wed
16
Jul

Masonic Memories of San Saba Lodge No. 612

In 1997 San Saba Lodge No. 612 and Richland Springs Lodge No. 882 began working together for a common newsletter, family nights and other joint efforts. This photograph was taken on Past Masters Night, on 7 March 1997 at an open meeting honoring the Past Masters of both Lodges
 
Wed
09
Jul

New Sign for the Museum

The new sign installed recently over the door of San Saba County Historical Museum really compliments the decorative iron gate. The members of the Museum Foundation wish to thank the donors who made the distinctive 
entrance possible.
 
Wed
02
Jul

July Fourth Races & Scholarship Fest in Fredericksburg

Two days of live pari-mutuel horse racing will be combined with the 18th annual Scholarship Fest on Friday and Saturday, July 4-5, to kick off the 2014 summer season at the Gillespie County Fair Grounds in Fredericksburg. Sponsored by the Gillespie County Fair and Festivals Association, Inc., the July Fourth Racing Festival will take place on Friday and Saturday, July 4-5, and Scholarship Fest will be held on Saturday, July 5.
 
Wed
02
Jul

County Commissioners approve closure of portions of County Road 405

The San Saba County Commissioners Court was held on Monday, June 23rd at 9:00 a.m. in the County Judge’s Chambers. County Judge Byron Theodosis welcomed everyone to the court  with all commissioners present.
Commissioner Kenley Kroll gave the invocation followed by everyone joining for the pledges to the American and Texas flags
 

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