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Salvation Army unveils ‘Register to Ring’ site

The Salvation Army relies on the committed and faithful service of volunteers year-round right here in Kerrville, and especially during the holiday season.

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Tuesday 11/19/2019
Texas Exes invite Tech fans to watch party
Posted: November 19, 2019

The University of Texas plays Texas Tech in football on the Friday after Thanksgiving.

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Monday 11/18/2019
Schreiner University presents 'Music and Conversation' with Verlon Thompson
Posted: November 18, 2019

Schreiner University is proud to welcome Verlon Thompson to “Music and Conversation” on Tuesday, Nov 19, at 7 p.m. in the Junkin Campus Ministry Center Rodman Steele Recital. This is a free event and open to the public.

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Friday 11/15/2019
City to host ‘Running Home for the Holidays’
Posted: November 15, 2019

The Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department is now taking registration for the “Running Home for the Holidays 5K” event on Saturday, Dec. 7.

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Thursday 11/14/2019
Pets of the Week - November 13, 2019
Posted: November 14, 2019


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Tuesday 11/12/2019
HCYO ‘Holiday Luncheons’ set for Dec. 9-10
Posted: November 12, 2019

The Hill Country Youth Orchestras will host two festive holiday luncheons on Monday, Dec. 9, and Tuesday, Dec. 10, at 11:30 a.m. at the Events at Water Street venue, 720 Water St.

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Sunday 11/10/2019
‘Fill the Plate’ Nov. 14 to benefit CAM
Posted: November 10, 2019

The fourth annual Hill Country event titled “Fill the Plate” benefiting the local Christian Assistance Ministry will be held again this year on Nov. 14, and the goal is to provide a nearly–miraculous food source called VitaMeal to the local food pantry.

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Friday 11/08/2019
Tickets on sale for ‘An Evening to Remember’
Posted: November 08, 2019

“An Evening to Remember,” with Don Irwin, will be held Saturday, Nov. 9 beginning at 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church and benefits the Dementia Care Advocates, a program of the Dietert Center.

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Thursday 11/07/2019
Pets of the Week – November 6, 2019
Posted: November 07, 2019


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Tuesday 11/05/2019
Rotarians plan Nov. 8 ‘Veterans Breakfast’
Posted: November 05, 2019

The Rotary Club of Kerrville will be hosting a “Fall Veterans Breakfast” on Thursday, Nov. 8 from 8-9:30 a.m. at the Hill Country Veterans Center, located at 411 Meadow View.

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Monday 11/04/2019
Polar Bear Court members announced
Posted: November 04, 2019

Presbyterian Mo-Ranch Assembly and Hill Country Youth Ranch, this year’s Polar Bear Plunge beneficiary, have announced the 2020 Polar Bear Court.

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Ordering open for ‘Native Tree Sale’ Nov. 13
Posted: November 04, 2019

Area residents are invited to place orders now through Nov. 7 for a variety of native Texas trees to be obtained through the Kerr County Soil & Water Conservation District.

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Sunday 11/03/2019
Salvation Army to host annual holiday dinner, volunteers sought
Posted: November 03, 2019

The holidays are an important time of year.

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Friday 11/01/2019
First Presbyterian plans ‘Alternative Gift Market’
Posted: November 01, 2019

An alternative approach to holiday gift giving is offered at First Presbyterian Church on Saturday, Nov. 23, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 24, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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Thursday 10/31/2019
Pets of the Week – October 30, 2019
Posted: October 31, 2019


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Tuesday 10/29/2019
‘Buttons & Bows’ set for Nov. 8-9 at First Christian
Posted: October 29, 2019

The annual holiday bazaar at First Christian Church in Kerrville will be held again this fall and the public is invited to visit their event on Nov. 8-9.

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Monday 10/28/2019
MOWA receives anonymous $50K matching grant
Posted: October 28, 2019

The Museum of Western Art in Kerrville has received a $50,000 matching grant; and museum staff and supporters are seeking donations from area residents to complete the match for that original grant amount as soon as possible.

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Sunday 10/27/2019
‘Blue Santa’ applications now being accepted
Posted: October 27, 2019

The Kerrville Police Department’s Blue Santa program, organized by the Kerrville Citizen Police Academy Alumni Association, is now accepting applications for families in need during the holiday season.

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Thursday 10/24/2019
Pets of the Week – October 23, 2019
Posted: October 24, 2019


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Rotary Club ‘Pints for Polio’ Oct. 26 at Dietert
Posted: October 24, 2019

The Rotary Club of Kerrville will once again host “Pints for Polio,” an event dedicated to assist Rotarians around the world in achieving their collective goal of eradicating polio forever.

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Tuesday 10/22/2019
SU to host ‘Halloween at the Oaks’ Oct. 26
Posted: October 22, 2019

“Halloween at the Oaks” is a community event to provide children of the city of Kerrville and children of Schreiner faculty and staff the opportunity to participate in a fun and safe Halloween. It is being put on by Schreiner Reslife and the upperclassman at the university. This event is free, and the public is encouraged to attend.

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Monday 10/21/2019
Texas Exes to host ‘Thirsty Thursday’ event Oct. 24
Posted: October 21, 2019

Kerr County Texas Exes will host “Thirsty Thursday” on Thursday, Oct. 24, at 5:30 p.m. at the Ridge Marketplace, located at 13439 S. Ranch Road 783.

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Saturday 10/19/2019
‘Buttons & Bows’ set for Nov. 8-9 at First Christian
Posted: October 19, 2019

The annual holiday bazaar at First Christian Church in Kerrville will be held again this fall and the public is invited to visit their event on Nov. 8-9.

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‘Shining Lives’ continues at the Point Theatre
Posted: October 19, 2019

In the Roaring Twenties, a surging economy created an era of mass consumerism, as Jazz-Age flappers flouted Prohibition laws and the Harlem Renaissance redefined arts and culture.

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Thursday 10/17/2019
Pets of the Week – October 16, 2019
Posted: October 17, 2019


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Tuesday 10/15/2019
City to host ‘Family Fright Night’ Oct. 31
Posted: October 15, 2019

The City of Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department invites all ghosts, goblins and creatures of the night to join us on Thursday, Oct. 31 for the annual Family Fright Night, an evening of safe and traditional family fun.

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Monday 10/14/2019
UGRA recognizes summer study volunteers
Posted: October 14, 2019

E. coli bacteria is an indicator of water contamination and is used to assess the risk of contracting a waterborne illness while swimming. Therefore, each summer, UGRA tests E. coli bacteria levels at twenty-one popular swimming holes throughout Kerr County. UGRA began the Volunteer Summer Study in 2004 to expand the number of sites that are monitored routinely and to supplement water quality data collected by UGRA staff.

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Saturday 10/12/2019
SU names Beran Chemistry Award winners for 2018-19
Posted: October 12, 2019

Schreiner University’s professor of Chemistry, Dr. Kiley Miller, announced the 2018-19 recipients of the Judith and Jo A. Beran Chemistry award.

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Friday 10/11/2019
Scots of the THC to host ‘Ceilidh,’ picnic Oct. 19
Posted: October 11, 2019

The Scots of the Texas Hill Country will host a potluck picnic at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Church, located at 213 Loma Linda Drive, on Saturday, Oct. 19, at 2 p.m. 

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Thursday 10/10/2019
Pets of the Week – October 9, 2019
Posted: October 10, 2019


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Wednesday 10/09/2019
‘Plein Air’ painting class offered by KACC Oct. 10
Posted: October 09, 2019

“Plein Air” painting might be known for art works created by artists at easels standing in the great outdoors, but a workshop indoors in Sue’s Studio at the Kerr Arts & Cultural Center in downtown Kerrville started the process for some local painters recently.

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Monday 10/07/2019
PRMC seeking ‘Shuttle Service’ drivers, volunteers
Posted: October 07, 2019

Peterson Regional Medical Center has plans for a new pick up / delivery service in their main patient/visitor front parking lots; the “Peterson Shuttle Service,” and the PRMC Auxiliary is seeking more volunteer drivers to help with this.

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Sunday 10/06/2019
Motsch to share experiences with NPSOT Oct. 8
Posted: October 06, 2019

The Riverside Nature Center, the Kerrville Chapter of the Native Plant Society of  Texas will feature an inspiring presentation of one man’s journey in changing his barren home lawn into a native plant studio for insect photography on Tuesday, Oct. 8 at 1:30 p.m.

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Saturday 10/05/2019
‘Plein Air’ paint workshop set for KACC
Posted: October 05, 2019

Kerr Arts & Cultural Center is hosting a Plein Air Painting class, facilitated by Paulette Alsworth.

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Friday 10/04/2019
Golf tourney raises $36K for Habitat for Humanity
Posted: October 04, 2019

Habitat for Humanity Kerr County had a very successful 12th Annual Charity Golf Tournament. The tournament was held at the Riverhill Country Club on Monday, Sept. 23, with 120 players participating.

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Thursday 10/03/2019
Pets of the Week – October 2, 2019
Posted: October 03, 2019


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Wednesday 10/02/2019
PRMC seeks volunteers in ‘variety of jobs’
Posted: October 02, 2019

The busy staff at Peterson Regional Medical Center needs added volunteers in a variety of jobs at the medical center campus.

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Tuesday 10/01/2019
Limited seating still available for symphony
Posted: October 01, 2019

Limited seating is still available for the upcoming Syphony of the Hills’ “Swan Songs: Graceful Music” concert slated for Thursday, Oct. 3 at 7:30 p.m. at the Cailloux Theater.

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‘Angel Tree’ registration under way
Posted: October 01, 2019

The Salvation Army would like to help make this Christmas brighter for many children in our community.

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Monday 09/30/2019
OLH receives technology assistance through grant from Hal & Charlie Peterson Foundation
Posted: September 30, 2019

Our Lady of the Hills Regional Catholic High School in Kerrville has received a significant grant from the Hal & Charlie Peterson Foundation to upgrade the school’s computer lab and keep pace with the ever-advancing world of technology.

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Saturday 09/28/2019
City hosts ‘Movies in the Park’ through October
Posted: September 28, 2019

The Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department will host “Movies in the Park” Halloween Movie Month during October at Louise Hays Park Bring the family, chairs, blankets, insect repellant, and flashlights for an outdoor evening at the movies. A Halloween flick will be showcased every weekend to keep the spooky spirit alive all month long.

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Friday 09/27/2019
KCWC ‘Cancer Support Squad Walk-Run’ Oct. 5
Posted: September 27, 2019

The Kerr County Women’s Chamber, Inc., offers a “Cancer Support Squad Walk-Run” on Saturday, Oct. 5, a charity event, not a timed race.

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Thursday 09/26/2019
Pets of the Week – September 25, 2019
Posted: September 26, 2019


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Tuesday 09/24/2019
OLH hosts annual senior blessing ceremony
Posted: September 24, 2019

Twenty-three Our Lady of the Hills seniors officially began their final year of high school Friday, Sept. 6 with the annual senior blessing and Mass at Notre Dame Catholic Church in Kerrville.

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Monday 09/23/2019
Capella Living Solutions to manage Villagio
Posted: September 23, 2019

This month, Colorado-based Cappella Living Solutions (Cappella) assumed management of Villagio of Kerrville, a memory support community serving local older adults with excellent care. The new Cappella management team will be coming alongside existing Villagio of Kerrville team members to help them continue to deliver personalized Alzheimer’s and dementia support to their community.

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Saturday 09/21/2019
Johnson named symphony concertmaster
Posted: September 21, 2019

Philip Johnson has been named Concertmaster of Kerrville’s Symphony of the Hills, beginning with the 2019-2020 season.

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Friday 09/20/2019
HCAF to host ‘Mad Hatter Tea Party’ Sept. 22
Posted: September 20, 2019

The Hill Country Arts Foundation annual Visual Arts fundraiser will be held on Sunday, Sept. 22, from 3:30-6:30 p.m.

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Thursday 09/19/2019
Pets of the Week – September 25, 2019
Posted: September 19, 2019


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Tuesday 09/17/2019
Texas Exes ‘Thirsty Thursday’ set for Sept. 19
Posted: September 17, 2019

Kerr County Texas Exes will host “Thirsty Thursday” Sept. 19 at Basement Brewers of Texas at 5:30 p.m.

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LWV invites public to dinner Sept. 19
Posted: September 17, 2019

The League of Women Voters of the Hill Country Texas will conduct a general meeting on Thursday, Sept. 19 from 5:30-7 p.m. The location is Schreiner University in the Cailloux Campus Activity Center.

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