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Travis Trimble responds to Kerr County emergencies

Travis Cole Trimble says as a Kerrville Police Department "telecommunications specialist," or dispatcher, he spends his work hours answering both those who call 911 in an emergency, and those who dial the police non-emergency number, 257-8181.

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Wednesday 02/19/2020
‘Little Shop’ opens April 3
Posted: February 19, 2020

Playhouse 2000, Kerrville’s Community Theater, is once again partnering with the Music and Theatre departments of Schreiner University to present a community-wide Spring Musical as part of their Season 2020.  The cast was set last week for the show, which opens on April 3.

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Tuesday 02/18/2020
Easter Fest sponsorships sought by LKC
Posted: February 18, 2020

Leadership Kerr County class 35 is actively seeking sponsorships for this year’s EasterFest & Cook-Off, which takes place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 11 at Flat Rock Park in Kerrville.

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Monday 02/17/2020
Teacher Feature: Armando Garza
Posted: February 17, 2020

Armando Garza

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Sunday 02/16/2020
Aceti receives honorary membership to Morning Rotary Club
Posted: February 16, 2020

The Rotary Club of Kerrville-Morning (Morning Rotary) President Jon Tilley has awarded an Honorary Membership to Rotarian John Aceti.

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Saturday 02/15/2020
Ryo Yanagitani performs Chopin at next Symphony of the Hills concert
Posted: February 15, 2020

Gold Medal winner Ryo Yanagitani will perform Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 1 at the next of Symphony of the Hills on Thursday, Feb 27, 2020, at 7:30 p.m. at the Cailloux Theater, 910 Main, Kerrville, Texas. The event will be preceded by a wine reception in the lobby at 6:30 p.m.

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Westermeiers to be featured speakers at DRT Feb. 24 meet
Posted: February 15, 2020

The Joshua D. Brown Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas has announced the speakers for the February meeting will be Jim and Carol Westermeier, of Boerne, who will present “Planning a Heritage Trip to an Ancestor’s Homeland.”

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Friday 02/14/2020
‘Strange Magic’ on tap for Chocolate Fantasy tomorrow
Posted: February 14, 2020

The Kerr Arts & Cultural Center’s annual Chocolate Fantasy takes on a whimsical and playful theme for 2020: “Strange Magic: A Carnival of Chocolate.” 

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Thursday 02/13/2020
Pets of the Week – February 12, 2020
Posted: February 13, 2020


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Wednesday 02/12/2020
Final weekend for ‘Sylvia’ at VK Garage
Posted: February 12, 2020

The opening production in Season 2020 for Playhouse 2000, Kerrville’s Community Theater, has become a “must have” ticket. Two of last weekend’s three performances of “Sylvia” were completely sold out.

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Gary Washington says Hill Country trucks are family cars
Posted: February 12, 2020

Gary Washington, a sales consultant at Ken Stoepel Ford, says many of his customers in the Hill Country prefer to purchase trucks, even for the main family vehicle.

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Tuesday 02/11/2020
DAR supports literacy at Ingram Elementary
Posted: February 11, 2020

The Regent and some of the officers and members of the Major James Kerr Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution had the opportunity to support literacy when they attended the dedication of a "book vending machine" at Ingram Elementary School on Friday, Jan. 31.

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Monday 02/10/2020
‘Bling Fling Zumbathon’ planned for Feb. 27 at Kroc
Posted: February 10, 2020

Visit The Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center Thursday, Feb. 27 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. to participate in the “Bling Fling Zumbathon.”

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Sunday 02/09/2020
Teacher Feature: Regina Jackson
Posted: February 09, 2020

Regina Jackson

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Saturday 02/08/2020
Keen concert will benefit HCYO March 7
Posted: February 08, 2020

Acclaimed Americana Recording Artist Robert Earl Keen celebrates his 13th annual one-night only concert event for The Hill Country Youth Orchestras.

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Friday 02/07/2020
Pancake Supper to precede Tivy basketball game
Posted: February 07, 2020

The Kiwanis Club of Kerrville will be hosting its 74th Annual all you can eat Pancake Supper this Friday in the Tivy High School cafeteria beginning at 5 p.m. In recent years, the Kiwanis Club has scheduled its pancake supper to coincide with Tivy men or lady basketball games, which normally begin around 6:30 p.m.

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Thursday 02/06/2020
Pets of the Week – February 5, 2020
Posted: February 06, 2020


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Wednesday 02/05/2020
Vicky Anderson is the first person you see at ACC
Posted: February 05, 2020

Vicky Anderson says when she leaves home to come to work she tells her husband she's "Going off to have fun." She is the greeter at the Ambulatory Care Center's front desk.

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‘Sylvia’ Opens to a full house for Playhouse 2000
Posted: February 05, 2020

Every seat was sold for the opening night performance of "Sylvia," the quirky romantic comedy that opened the Playhouse 2020 season last Friday.

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Monday 02/03/2020
Amado Peña to present HCAF printmaking
Posted: February 03, 2020

The Hill Country Arts Foundation is offering a printmaking workshop with renowned southwestern artist Amado Peña.

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Friday 01/31/2020
Renaissance Festival wraps up this weekend
Posted: January 31, 2020

Anyone wishing to experience a medieval marketplace in the Hill Country can still attend the final weekend of the Kerrville Renaissance Festival this Saturday and Sunday, February 1-2, 2020.

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Thursday 01/30/2020
Pets of the Week - January 29, 2020
Posted: January 30, 2020


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Wednesday 01/29/2020
Teacher Feature: Rachel Mullens
Posted: January 29, 2020

Rachel Mullens

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P2K launches season with quirky comedy
Posted: January 29, 2020

Hill Country dog lovers will completely “get” the comedy that opens Playhouse 2000’s Season 2020 this Friday.

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Brett Coe's Blue Christmas grew from personal need
Posted: January 29, 2020

Senior Minister Brett Coe says he decided to hold a Blue Christmas service at First Christian Church last December when he couldn't find a similar service advertised elsewhere in the Hill Country.

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Tuesday 01/28/2020
‘Music and Conversation’ to feature McNevin
Posted: January 28, 2020

Schreiner University welcomes Michael McNevin to “Music and Conversation” on Tuesday, Jan. 28, at 7 p.m. in the Junkin Campus Ministry Center - Rodman Steele Recital Hall. This is a free event and open to the public.

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Monday 01/27/2020
KPSF to host ‘Trivia Night’ March 7 as fundraiser
Posted: January 27, 2020

The Kerrville Public School Foundation will hold a fundraising event titled “Trivia Night” on Saturday, March 7, to gather funds for their annual teacher awards and other projects in Kerrville Independent School District.

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Sunday 01/26/2020
HCMN to host Sechrist Jan. 27, public invited
Posted: January 26, 2020

The public is invited to attend the monthly meeting of the Hill Country Chapter, Texas Master Naturalists on Monday, Jan. 27, to hear a presentation from Peggy Sechrist.

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Saturday 01/25/2020
Teacher Feature: M'Lissa Hayes
Posted: January 25, 2020


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Friday 01/24/2020
‘Daddy & Daughter Sweetheart Dance’ tickets on sale now
Posted: January 24, 2020

The Parks and Recreation Department announces tickets for the “12th Annual Daddy & Daughter Sweetheart Dance” will go on sale Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020. The event will be held on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020 from 5-8 p.m. at the Hill Country Youth Event Center located at 3785 Hwy. 27.

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Renaissance Festival returns on Jan. 24-26
Posted: January 24, 2020

The Kerrville Renaissance Festival has returned to the Hill Country on the weekends of Jan. 24-26 and Feb. 1-2.

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Thursday 01/23/2020
Pets of the Week – January 22, 2020
Posted: January 23, 2020


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Wednesday 01/22/2020
Kristy Vandenberg is looking for local organ donors
Posted: January 22, 2020

Kristy Vandenberg says she started "The Ultimate Gift of Life" after her 36-year career with the Red Cross. "I retired, but it didn't take."

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‘Buddy, The Beatles and Beyond’ Saturday
Posted: January 22, 2020

The New Buddy Holly Band, the ever-popular 50’s Rock specialists, will be back on the Cailloux Theater stage with a brand new show on Saturday night at 7:30 p.m.

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Tuesday 01/21/2020
‘Game Night,’ ‘Movie Night’ slated at Kroc
Posted: January 21, 2020

Do you have a “Clue” that electronic devices have “Monopoly” on your “Life?”

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Monday 01/20/2020
Youth volleyball registration under way at Kroc
Posted: January 20, 2020

Registration is currently underway for The Salvation Army Kroc Center Victory Sports Youth Volleyball League.

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Sunday 01/19/2020
Teacher Feature: Bethany Brown
Posted: January 19, 2020

Bethany Brown

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Saturday 01/18/2020
‘Stippling’ art class offered by KACC, HCAF
Posted: January 18, 2020

It’s easy to start.

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Friday 01/17/2020
Registration under way for Kroc School of Music
Posted: January 17, 2020

Want to learn how to play an instrument? Registration is currently underway for the Salvation Army Kroc School of Music.

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Thursday 01/16/2020
Pets of the Week – January 15, 2020
Posted: January 16, 2020

Female Tabby

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Wednesday 01/15/2020
Juliann Torres is a truck expert at a local dealership
Posted: January 15, 2020

Juliann Torres says her position as a sales associate at Crenwelge Motors involves selling new and used cars, but a lot of her expertise has to do with trucks.

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Valentine's Day ideas abound at Cailloux
Posted: January 15, 2020

With St. Valentine's Day only about a month away, it's not too early to start making plans, or dropping hints, for special ways to enjoy a romantic evening in Kerrville.  Playhouse 2000 and The Cailloux Theater have two ideas for entertainment that just might be the perfect choice.

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Tuesday 01/14/2020
Teacher Feature: Mary Johnson
Posted: January 14, 2020

Mary Johnson

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Monday 01/13/2020
MOWA releases details on 2020 lineup
Posted: January 13, 2020

The Museum of Western Art has announced its 2020 Exhibition lineup.

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Green to present to GWG Jan. 14 at KACC
Posted: January 13, 2020

Bird Nests?

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Sunday 01/12/2020
Annual Buck and Bull Club meeting Jan. 21
Posted: January 12, 2020

The 2018 Annual Membership Meeting of the Buck and Bull Club will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 21, in the KPUB meeting room, 2250 Memorial Blvd., in Kerrville. Club members can pay their annual dues, receive their new shooting range keys, hear updates on club projects and the Texas Legislature, and elect new board members.

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Saturday 01/11/2020
Pets of the Week – January 8, 2020
Posted: January 11, 2020


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Friday 01/10/2020
‘Talking Texas Book Club’ titles announced
Posted: January 10, 2020

The Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library is pleased to announce the January-June 2020 schedule for the “Talking Texas Book Club.”

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Thursday 01/09/2020
Win $20,000 in VISA Gift Cards in Rotary raffle
Posted: January 09, 2020

With the emphasis on fun and excitement, members of the Rotary Club of Kerrville are finalizing plans for “Super Ball 2020 - A Tailgate Party With a Las Vegas Flair,” which will be held Saturday, Feb. 1 at the Hill Country Youth Event Center.

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Wednesday 01/08/2020
‘Buddy, the Beatles and Beyond’ planned for Jan. 25
Posted: January 08, 2020

Hill Country stars The New Buddy Holly Band will bring their special brand of entertainment to the stage of The Cailloux Theater once again on Saturday, Jan. 25.

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