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11
Apr
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Mills County A&M Club to hold Aggie Muster

The Mills County A&M Club invites you to join us for Aggie Muster, Monday, April 22nd, in the Mills County State Bank Community Room, 1017 Parker Street in Goldthwaite. All Aggies, friends of Texas A & M, and prospective students are invited to join us for a potluck meal preceding the muster ceremony. Please be sure and bring your favorite dish to share!

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11
Apr
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Historians of the Edwards Plateau to meet in San Saba

The 2019 spring meeting of the Edwards Plateau Historical Association (EPHA) will convene Saturday morning, May 4th, at 10:00 a.m. in the Wedding Oak Winery [free parking south of the building], located at 316 East Wallace Street in San Saba. Registration and coffee service begins at 9:30 a.m.

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Wed
03
Apr
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San Saba Lodge to meet Saturday, April 6th

On Saturday, April 6th, San Saba Masonic Lodge will hold its regular stated meeting. A practice will be held at the Lodge on Friday, April 5th, at 9:00 a.m.

A meal of BBQ will be provided by Benton W. Miller, Sr., at 6:30 p.m.

Members are asked to bring complimentary covered side dishes, bread, salads or desserts.

 

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Wed
03
Apr
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The Texas Rangers and The San Saba Mob

The State of Texas vs. Louis Davenport The following testimony was taken at the examining trial in the above mentioned case. This March 21st 1888

Lee Burleson had written to him to come to Austin to testify.

Mr. Reeves testified: ‘’ I know of an organization known there as the mob. That is, there said to be such an organization.’’

‘’Did you ever see them operate?’’

 

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Wed
03
Apr
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San Saba Powerlifters compete at State

San Saba High School's Savannah Johnson traveled to Waco March 15th to compete in the girls State powerlifting.

This was Savannah’s third year competing at State, having made it to this level each year she competed.

Through the years with hard work, Savannah has improved tremendously. With her freshman year, totaling 540lb at State, to her senior year, totaling 650lb, earning her 4th place in the 114lb weight class.

 

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Wed
27
Mar
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Richland Springs One Act Play Advances to Area

The Richland Springs One Act Play, Anatomies, advanced to Area on Friday, March 22nd, in Hamilton. The Area contest will be in Brownwood on Saturday, April 6th.

 

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Wed
27
Mar
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City Council holds Public Hearing and Regular Meeting March 11th

The San Saba City Council held a regular session, along with a Public Hearing, on Monday, March 11th, in the City Hall Chambers. Mayor Ken Jordan called the Council to order at 6:00 p.m., announced a quorum and welcomed everyone. Alderman Charles Peeler gave the invocation and led everyone in the flag pledges.

The following Council members were in attendance: Ken Jordan, Mayor; Mark Amthor, Mayor Pro-Tem; Oleta Behrens, Alderman; Shawn Oliver, Alderman; Charles Peeler, Alderman; and Stan Weik, City Manager. Alderman Robert Whitten was absent.

Others present at this meeting included: Sabrina Maultsby, City Secretary; Charlene Lindsay, Finance Director; Scott Glaze, City PublicWorks Director; Jesse Hunt, City employee; Joseph Sutton, City employee; Danielle Sutton, citizen; and Donna Webb, Reporter - San Saba News & Star.

 

Wed
20
Mar
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Petco Foundation invests in lifesaving work of SS County Friends of Animals

San Saba County Friends of Animals (SSCFOA) announced it has been awarded a $2,500 grant from the Petco Foundation to support its spay/neuter, adoption and trap/neuter/return programs.

The Petco Foundation investment will provide funds for SSCFOA's spay/neuter assistance program, which helps San Saba County residents get their family pets altered. It will also help fund a trap/neuter/return program for community cats in San Saba County and assist with getting foster pets ready for adoption.

"We are proud and thankful to have the Petco Foundation's support," said Katherine Beckes, president of SSCFOA. "These programs are vital to helping homeless pets, improving the overall health of animals in San Saba County and reducing the cat and dog overpopulation in our community."

 

 

Wed
20
Mar
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The Texas Rangers and The San Saba Mob

Jeff Snelling, the man who was in the field with Turner the morning he was killed, was put on the stand, but his dread and evident fear were such that he could not intelligently testify.

As a witness for the state his testimony was absolutely worthless.

On cross-examination Mr. Poindexter, for the defense, got him to say that a few days before Turner was killed, at Mr. Blackwood’s home, in the presence of Trowbridge, he had told that Turner had said to him that Matt Ford shot at Murphy and that he (Turner) had seen Ford enter his house one night after he had been ordered to leave the country.

 

 

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San Saba High School Varsity Cheerleaders Receive TGCA Honors

These senior cheerleaders - Ashlynn Cash, Brenna Chambers, Linzey Maxcey and Savannah Johnson - were all named to the 2A CHEERLEADING ALL STATE TEAM by the Texas Girls CoachingAssociation (TGCA). Additionally, all four girls were named to the TGCA 2A CHEERLEADING ACADEMIC ALL STATE TEAM. This honor requires students to have 95 averages or higher. The seniors helped lead the team to top 20 finalist positions forall fouryears of the State UIL Spirit Competition. They also helped secure silver medals their junior year as UIL State Runner-Ups. The girls finished 5th this year. These seniors have been great cheerleaders and dedicated students throughout their years at SSHS. We wish them the best of luck in all endeavors. Go Dillos!

 

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