The San Saba City Council held a regular meeting on Tuesday, September 8th, 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 Michael Nelson gave the invocation and led everyone in the flag pledges. The…
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Although only a small number of companion animals have tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, pet owners may experience anxiety about the best way to care for their pet amidst a pandemic when stories about confirmed cases in pets begin appearing closer to home, such as those recently reported by…
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Information was provided by Dr. Craig Whiting, Texas Department of State Health Services Local Health Authority, and Marsha Hardy, Emergency Management Coordinator for San Saba County CASES: Total = 54 San Saba County = 24 San Saba County = 24 City of San Saba = 30 RECOVERED: San Saba County…
San Saba ends 47-year drought! For the first time since 1973, San Saba came out victorious over the Mason Punchers at what is commonly known as “The Puncher Dome.” Since 1924, the Dillos and Punchers have squared off 55 times; of those 55 games, San Saba’s luck has not been too good, going 3-15-1…
Mother Nature is so full of wonder and really amazing things that most of the time we just take them for granted and don’t give them any real thought. Here are just a few of the many things I marvel at in the natural world around me. In the insect world, there are parasitic wasps as small as 0.025…
As part of National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and World Suicide Prevention Day, Texas A&M University will host its fourth annual suicide awareness and prevention campaign, “Not Another Aggie,” throughout September. A series of virtual events will highlight campus and community…
Finalists for the 2020 President’s Awards Program were recently announced in Austin. For over 30 years the awards program, sponsored by the Texas Downtown Association (TDA), has recognized outstanding projects, places, and people of Texas downtowns. The San Saba Economic Development Corporation (…
Hello, my San Saba loves, and how are you? If I didn’t know better, I would think the news headlines lately had been scripted by some Hollywood horror movie script writer. Between massive wildfires, C-19 and police shootings, it seems life is one depressing hole of which we can’t climb out, but I…
The third Saturday in September of each year is Texian Navy Day. Texans are encouraged to fly their Texas flags and observe the day in remembrance of the Texian Navy and the courage displayed by those at sea who played a vital role in securing and maintaining the independence of Texas. The Texian…
Information was provided by Dr. Craig Whiting, Texas Department of State Health Services Local…
San Saba ends 47-year drought! For the first time since 1973, San Saba came out victorious over…
The worst terrorist attack, the single deadliest incident on US soil and US history, is still…
The San Saba City Council held a regular meeting on Tuesday, September 8th, 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 Michael Nelson gave the invocation and led everyone in the flag pledges.
Receipts totaled 595 head and were limited due to the good rains all over the area, and no sale at Mason on Monday due to the Labor Day Holiday. The stocker…
Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller announced Grammy award winning country music artist Miranda Lambert and All Pro Houston Texan linebacker Whitney…
USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) reminds farm owners that they have a onetime opportunity to update Price Loss Coverage (PLC) program yields for covered…
SSMS 7th Grade vs Mason - #10 Cash Bryant hands off to #22 Clayton Meador in their first game on Rogan Field. Photo by SSHS Yearbook Staff The Offensive line…
It is a great day to be Dillo! Thanks to our Dillo boys, their coaches, our cheerleaders, drill team, band, and fans for a great turnout for the Mason game.…
The San Saba High School boys’ and girls’ varsity cross country teams put forward an excellent showing on Wednesday, September 9, when the Armadillos and Lady…