2011-06-02

BCC Staff

Students with the Pipe Creek Christian School riding

2011-06-02

Contributed

Schreiner University conferred 132 degrees at commencement May 7,

2011-06-02

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

The 2011 23-member Bandera County Poland Express delegation

2011-06-02

Announcement

The Texas Department of Public Safety is now offering an Indigency Program for surcharges

2011-06-02

Contributed

Twenty-one Texas law officers - including two Department of Public Safety Highway Patrol officers -

2011-06-02

Announcement

Now through June 5, DPS troopers and law enforcement officers across the state will participate in the 10th annual "Click It or Ticket"

2011-06-02

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff writer

Retired Methodist minister Dennis Thompson enjoys seeing America from the seat of a Gold Wing motorcycle

2011-06-02

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff Writer

Karen and Michael Goins left the corporate work force of Houston for the small town life

2011-06-02

By Joan Casanova Special to the Courier

Think about your favorite restaurant.

2011-06-02

Contributed

The Medina Lake Betterment Association -

2011-06-02

Contributed

Second grade students at Alkek Elementary School recently spent an afternoon

2011-06-02

Wedding Announcement

Kimberly Kay Franchett and Scott Marshall McCloud were married

2011-06-02

Photos by Cecilia Schmidtke

The Bandera County Christian Fellowship hosted a baccalaureate service for the graduating seniors

2011-06-02

Contributed

The Arbor Day Foundation is offering a booklet that helps people identify trees in a simple

2011-06-02

Contributed

Bandera Middle School was presented with a banner and recognition as a "No Place for Hate School" from

2011-06-02

Contributed

Directors with Hondo National Bank -

2011-06-02

By Lauren A. Langford, MD

Uncontrolled high blood pressure - 140/90 mm Hg or higher - can

2011-06-02

Photos by Carolyn B. Edwards

Xtreme Cookers participated in The Cowboy Capital Rodeo Association fourth annual "Get Your Cook-on"

2011-06-02

Photo by Carolyn B. Edwards

Walker Escovedo of Beaumont took a crash course on the use of the potter's wheel

2011-06-02

Contributed

Houdini - now known as Jasper - hit it big

2011-06-02

Courtesy of ASPCA

In Bandera at least, the last days of May signaled the unofficial start of summer for folks -

2011-06-02

BCC Staff

According to Mike Murehead of the Bandera Film Office & Texas Film Commission,

2011-06-02

Contributed

Visitors to Ingram's Hill Country Arts Foundation's recent exhibition

2011-06-02

Contributed

The San Antonio Livestock Exposition, Inc. (SALE), a volunteer organization that emphasizes agriculture and education to develop the youth of Texas, has built

2011-06-02

Contributed

Thanks to the generosity of the folks at Jennings Anderson Ford of Boerne, Doc Severinson and the San Miguel 5 were provided

2011-06-02

Contributed

During their annual luncheon held recently at the Inn of the Hills

2011-06-02

Contributed

Bandera RiverFest never disappoints anyone when it comes to water sports because this annual picnic in City Park is all about water.

2011-06-02

Contributed

The statistics are staggering. Kids now spend an average of 45 hours each week - more time than their parents spend at work - in front of a computer or television screen.

2011-06-02

Contributed

Work on reassembling Stonehenge II has resumed at The Hill Country Arts Foundation in Ingram thanks to

2011-06-09

BCC Staff

For those who like vintage cars and enjoy seeing the details of fine vehicles polished and

2011-06-09

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff writer

The most important lesson 20 women learned at a recent canning workshop was to toss

2011-06-09

BCC Staff

Bandera's Irvin Stevens celebrated Armed Forces Day -

2011-06-09

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff writer

You can order it well done, medium or "just slice it off the cow

2011-06-09

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff writer

As your gardens hit their peak, and the veggies start piling up, consider canning

2011-06-09

Contributed

Girl Scout Daisy Troop 930 celebrated

2011-06-09

Courtesy Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

When you're having fun outdoors, it's easy to forget how important

2011-06-09

By Carol L. Smith Special to the Courier

The Medina Lake Preservation Society (MLPS) has been designated as the official sponsor for the 2012 Medina Dam Centennial.

2011-06-09

Special to the Courier

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, the Bandera County Youth Services Board

2011-06-09

By Mikie Baker BCC Contributor

From the smiles on their faces and the produce in their hands, it was obvious

2011-06-09

BCC Staff

Clayton Powell found this large rattlesnake with 14 buttons on Seco Springs

2011-06-09

Contributed

June 25 is Americana Night at the Roots Music concert

2011-06-09

Contributed

The SA Blue Cats bring their classic blues to the Cibolo Nature Center's Songs & Stories outdoor concert series at

2011-06-09

Contributed

At the end of the school year, parents looking for enriching activities

2011-06-09

Contributed

Local writers Rebecca Norton and Karen Ripley are under contract with Arcadia Publishing Company to produce a comprehensive pictoral

2011-06-09

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

A perhaps final romp through Wonderland took place

2011-06-16

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff Writer

Whitley Whitewood, a seventh grade student at Medina ISD has been named to the National Junior High Rodeo Team from

2011-06-16

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

When asked how she and her husband, Richard, came to relocate in Boerne, Paula Horner quipped

2011-06-16

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff Writer

A five-member Japanese film crew spent a couple of days in the area last week, filming clips of

2011-06-16

Special to the Courier

Wildscape, xeriscape, desertscape, water-wise, smartscape - whatever term you use

2011-06-16

Contributed

All hands on deck!

2011-06-16

Contributed

Personnel with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department are seeking online public input

2011-06-16

Contributed

ImmTrac, the Texas immunization registry, has expanded to include adults

2011-06-16

Contributed

Blood donors are encouraged to donate every 56 days to help keep the local blood supply

2011-06-16

BCC Staff

Shraddah Danielle Reyna, grand-daughter of Nita Jenkins of Bandera, graduated on May 28 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business at the

2011-06-16

USDA

USDA Rural Development is now accepting applications for grants to help rural businesses create jobs through cooperative

2011-06-16

Contributed

Steven Spielberg's summer blockbuster "Cowboys and Aliens" isn't the only tale of flying saucers and

2011-06-16

By Laura McCue Knowles Special to the Courier

Each year, teachers with Pipe Creek Christian School administer the Stanford Achievement Test (SAT) to

2011-06-16

Photo by Clare Barnett

Chow Line!

2011-06-16

Contributed

Ten area students will receive $10,000 in scholarships from Bandera Electric Cooperative for the 2011-2012 school year

2011-06-16

Hill Country Happenings

Comfort - most patriotic lil town in Texas

2011-06-16

Contributed

Fresh new sounds await Americana fans at the next Roots Music concert at the Pioneer Museum in

2011-06-16

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff Writer

Kerrville's Joshua D. Brown Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas installed new officers at

2011-06-16

Contributed

The legendary Oak Ridge Boys -

2011-06-16

BCC Staff

With Jeanne Beauxbeannes as outrider, Ron Dakota and Teri Freeman drove Jeanie Parker's stagecoach

2011-06-23

By Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD MedicineNet.c

During a heat wave, it's important to know and be able to recognize the signs and symptoms

2011-06-23

BCC Staff

Mary McGroarty celebrated her 87th birthday on Sunday, June 18, surrounded by family and friends at

2011-06-23

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff writer

You could say it's all in the family at newly opened Western Trail Eatery in the strip mall

2011-06-23

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff Writer

The second annual Bandera High School All Class Reunion was held Friday through Sunday

2011-06-23

(StatePoint)

Summer is a welcome respite from the hectic days of the school year

2011-06-23

By Julie Whitmore, Library Contributor

Gifts, especially unexpected, are cherished and useful, whether large or small, particularly

2011-06-23

By Jim Harris, Assistant Curator, NSSA/NSCA Museum

This past Saturday the club held what will become an annual

2011-06-23

By Meg Tucker Special to the Courier

Recently members of the Kiwanis Club of Bandera County completed a week of intense community

2011-06-23

Contributed

Support Bandera Middle School teen readers by purchasing

2011-06-23

Special to the Courier

According to the Census Bureau, more than 42,000 individuals live in poverty in the Texas Hill Country and 16,000 of those

2011-06-23

Contributed

Bandera Middle School Theater Department brought the school year to an end with the hilarious

2011-06-30

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff Writer

Bandera County Judge Richard Evans is currently serving his fifth term and 15th year as the county's top elected official

2011-06-30

Announcement

Scholarship applications are now being accepted

2011-06-30

Contributed

Friday and Saturday, July 1 and 2, volunteers for the Bandera County Relay for Life will man

2011-06-30

Special to the Courier

Down and out because fireworks have been prohibited in Bandera County this Independence Day?

2011-06-30

Contributed

New officers at Bandera's American Legion Post 157 and Auxiliary Unit 157 recently took oaths

2011-06-30

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

Bandera's 14th annual RiverFest - the biggest little river picnic in the Hill Country

2011-06-30

By Maria Goodavage Dogblog.dogster.com

Four-legged United States military heroes have

2011-06-30

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff Writer

Gina Sheppard never thought of herself as being a creative person. Then, about four years ago, a friend who was into beading took her

2011-06-30

(StatePoint)

In recent years, many cities and towns across the nation have made the tough choice

2011-06-30

Contributed

With extremely dry conditions across the state, personnel with

2011-06-30

By Carolyn B. Edwards BCC Staff Writer

Local recording artist Charlie Montague landed in the top 10 contestants in the Live at

2011-06-30

By Julie Whitmore Library Contributor

Great thanks must go out to our Bandera County residents, who

2011-06-30

Photo courtesy of Neal Dalton

The Bandera High School Class of 1949 held a reunion

2011-06-30

Photo by Carolyn B. Edwards

Agnes Turman celebrated her 100th

2011-06-30

Announcement

Pilar Valentina Vieyra and William Scott Anderson, both of Bandera, Texas, are pleased to announce

2011-06-30

By Kim Hensley Special to the Courier

The 15th annual Independence Day Pet Parade, sponsored by the Cowboy Capital Pet Assistance League, will

2011-06-30

By Judith Pannebaker BCC Editor

Increasingly, the Alamo Area Partners for Animal Welfare (AAPAW) in San Antonio is receiving queries

2011-06-30

Contributed

The 47th annual HY and Elizabeth Hubble Family Reunion

2011-06-30

Contributed

The Friends of Gillespie County Country Schools invites everyone visit a country school

2011-06-30

BCC Staff

When the notes settled, Shelby Comey of Mason emerged