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Schneider named youth director at St. Paul’s UMC

Kelley Schneider has been appointed Youth Director at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 135 Methodist Encampment Road, Kerrville. A native of the Kansas City, Mo. area, he and his wife, Goldie, and their three children moved to Kerrville in 2012 to live in Goldie’s hometown.

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Sunday 10/13/2019
Kneuper to be featured speaker at DRT Oct. 18 monthly meeting
Posted: October 13, 2019

The Joshua D. Brown Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas will hold its October meeting at Billy Gene’s Restaurant, 1489  Junction Highway, on Oct. 28 at 5 p.m. in order to accommodate members who are in the workforce.  

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Friday 10/11/2019
Salvation Army to host annual holiday dinner, volunteers sought
Posted: October 11, 2019

The holidays are an important time of year.

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Wednesday 10/09/2019
Disaster weather training Oct. 19 at HCYEC
Posted: October 09, 2019

Kerr County will host a National Weather Service Skywarn/Floodaware Training event from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 19, at the Hill Country Youth Event Center.

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Saturday 10/05/2019
Native American ancestry topic of KGS meeting
Posted: October 05, 2019

Wilson Seawright, archivist, Chickasaw Nation, Sulphur, Okla., will speak on Wednesday, Oct. 16, to members and visitors at the Kerrville Genealogical Society on the topic “Finding Your Native American Ancestors.”

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Friday 10/04/2019
Mental health group to offer classes in October
Posted: October 04, 2019

The local affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) will sponsor a series of free "how-to" classes for parents, guardians and caregivers who provide care for adolescents and children experiencing mental health symptoms or illness.

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Thursday 10/03/2019
Loring to lead grief workshop at St. Paul’s UMC
Posted: October 03, 2019

St. Paul’s United Methodist Church will host Patrick Loring, LPC in a one-time, free program on the dynamics of grief and the holidays.

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Tuesday 10/01/2019
SU Alumna joins the Peace Corps, reports to Panama
Posted: October 01, 2019

Patricia “Patty” Arias graduated from Schreiner University in May 2019 with a bachelor of science degree in public health.

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Monday 09/30/2019
Kerrville Morning Rotary Club donates, distributes dictionaries
Posted: September 30, 2019

The Kerrville Rotary – Morning Club initiated a program 18 years ago to annually distribute dictionaries to Ingram ISD students.

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Sunday 09/29/2019
SAR hears details on national security law
Posted: September 29, 2019

Professor Jeffery Addicott of St. Mary’s University Law School addressed the Hill Country Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution. Professor Addicott’s specialty is National Security Law and Terrorism.

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Friday 09/27/2019
Adult Education and Family Literacy Week Sept. 22-28
Posted: September 27, 2019

Sept. 22-28 will mark the annual Adult Education and Family Literacy Week to remind us all that reading, writing, and basic math remain an elusive target for 36 million adults nationwide, including more than 5,000 in our community.

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Tuesday 09/24/2019
Weaver joins Brinkman Properties staff
Posted: September 24, 2019

Brinkman Commercial Properties welcomes Kristan D. Weaver, former vice-president of the Kerrville Area Chamber of Commerce, to their commercial real estate and development practice.

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Sunday 09/22/2019
HCMN to host ‘Nature Tracker’ Hensley tomorrow
Posted: September 22, 2019

Visitors are invited to attend the next monthly meeting of the Hill Country Chapter, Texas Master Naturalist on Monday Sept. 23.

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Saturday 09/21/2019
Emergency response training set for Oct. 4-6
Posted: September 21, 2019

A 20-hour, hands-on, exercise-filled Community Emergency Response Team basic training class is being offered by Kerr County on Oct. 4-6.

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Tuesday 09/17/2019
KGS announces featured speakers, dates
Posted: September 17, 2019

The Kerrville Genealogical Society has announced three upcoming monthly meeting speakers as well as the featured presenter for its Annual Fall Genealogy Seminar on Saturday, Oct. 5.

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Monday 09/16/2019
‘Summit Training’ offered Sept. 17 for area nonprofits
Posted: September 16, 2019

Area non-profit leaders are invited to take part in “Summit 2019 (Summitopoly)” on Sept. 17, training offered by the Community Foundation of the Texas Hill Country.

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Tuesday 09/10/2019
City, ‘Boomers’ to host ‘Health Fair’ Sept. 11
Posted: September 10, 2019

The Boomers and Beyond Alliance, along with the City of Kerrville's Senior Services Advisory Board, will be hosting the “Boomers & Beyond Health & Wellness Fair” on Wednesday, Sept. 11 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Dietert Center, 451 Guadalupe St.

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Friday 09/06/2019
‘Neighborhood Picnic’ Sept. 15 at Carver Park
Posted: September 06, 2019

The congregations of three Kerrville Churches – Barnet Chapel United Methodist, Mt. Olive Baptist and Zion Lutheran – are joining together on Sept. 15 to hold a ”Neighborhood Picnic” at Carver Park, and the public is invited.

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Tuesday 09/03/2019
Schreiner University holds ‘White Coat Ceremony’ for Class of 2021
Posted: September 03, 2019

Schreiner University hosted its inaugural White Coat Ceremony, a rite of passage to emphasize the importance of compassionate patient care at the very start of training. The ceremony was held in the Junkin Ministry Fellowship Hall on Aug 12, 2019, where 17 new nursing students recited an oath to patient care.

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Saturday 08/31/2019
Families invited to ‘Kerr 4-H Big Bash’ Sept. 3
Posted: August 31, 2019

Kerr County families are invited to bring their school-age children to the annual “Kerr 4-H Big Bash,” a get-acquainted and sign-up night, to be introduced to the variety of programs and activities available here in 4-H.

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Wednesday 08/28/2019
KPD responds to ‘threatening’ social media post
Posted: August 28, 2019

A local juvenile was questioned Thursday, Aug. 22, after reportedly posting a terroristic threat on socal media involving Hal Peterson Middle School, according to Kerrville Police Department Sgt. Jonathan Lamb, public information officer.

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Monday 08/26/2019
Schreiner University BSN graduates post perfect pass rate
Posted: August 26, 2019

Schreiner University’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing students recently achieved 100 percent first-time pass rate on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) – marking a first for the Nursing Program’s BSN degree recipients.

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Sunday 08/25/2019
Raising Cane’s interviewing for new store staff
Posted: August 25, 2019

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, named one of the “Top 100 Best Places to Work in 2019” by Glassdoor, is always on the lookout for talented individuals to help foster its cool culture, fast and friendly service and its all-embracing commitment to community involvement.

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Saturday 08/24/2019
‘Quilt Challenge’ to benefit HC CASA
Posted: August 24, 2019

There are few experiences more traumatic than losing a home. When children must be removed from their home because it’s no longer safe, the scars can be lasting and profound. However, even the simplest act of caring, like being wrapped in the warmth of a colorful quilt, can provide hope for their journey ahead.

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Friday 08/23/2019
SU to host Congressman Roy Aug. 28
Posted: August 23, 2019

The Schreiner University Young Republicans Club is hosting a special campus event on Wednesday, Aug. 28, from 7-9 p.m. in the Cailloux Campus Activity Center upstairs ballroom.

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Thursday 08/22/2019
SU to host convocation Aug. 23, Frampton to speak
Posted: August 22, 2019

Schreiner University will hold convocation, which is open to the public, at 1 p.m. Friday, Aug 23, in the Stephens Family Arena of the Athletic and Event Center with the traditional procession of faculty and members of the Centennial Class of 2023.

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Tuesday 08/20/2019
Enrollment open for Families & Literacy classes
Posted: August 20, 2019

Calling all adult learners. Do you have friends, family or employees wanting to have a better life?

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Monday 08/19/2019
Library receives accreditation through TLS
Posted: August 19, 2019

The Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library has been accredited by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission and will be a fully qualified member of the Texas Library System for State Fiscal Year 2020, which is Sept. 1, 2019 through Aug. 31, 2020.

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Friday 08/16/2019
LWV to celebrate ‘Women’s Equality Day’ Aug. 26
Posted: August 16, 2019

The League of Women Voters of the Hill Country Texas will host a dinner in celebration of “Women's Equality Day” on Monday, Aug. 26 from 6-8 p.m. at the Cailloux Campus Activity Center on the campus of Schreiner University.

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Monday 08/12/2019
KISD details free, reduced lunch program
Posted: August 12, 2019

Kerrville Independent School District announced its policy today for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the attached current income eligibility guidelines.

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Sunday 08/11/2019
SU shines at International Nursing Congress
Posted: August 11, 2019

The Schreiner University Nursing Department had an excellent display of accomplishment at the international level in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, July 25-29.

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Thursday 08/01/2019
Kerr man, 60, facing charges of indency with a child
Posted: August 01, 2019

Kerr County Sheriff Rusty Hierholzer has announced the arrest of a 60-year-old Kerrville man who has been charged with two counts of indecency with a child and one count of sexual assault of a child.

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Tuesday 07/30/2019
Salvation Army taking Fit-4-Life applications
Posted: July 30, 2019

The Fit-4-Life program is currently accepting applications from interested individuals looking to push the restart button and get healthy.

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Sunday 07/28/2019
Edmondson featured speaker at Kroc July 30
Posted: July 28, 2019

The Salvation Army Kroc Center presents this month’s “Lunch-N-Learn” presentation featuring a “Meet and Greet” with President and CEO of Peterson Health, Cory Edmondson.

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Saturday 07/27/2019
Chamber to host ‘Business Expo’ Aug. 2-3
Posted: July 27, 2019

The 2019 Kerrville Area Chamber of Commerce “Business Expo and Home & Garden Show” will be held Friday and Saturday, Aug. 2-3, at the Hill Country Youth Event Center, and all area residents and businesses are invited to attend or participate as vendors.

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Thursday 07/25/2019
Abbott sending grant funds to border
Posted: July 25, 2019

Governor Greg Abbott today announced $15 million in federal Operation Stonegarden Grant Program funding to increase operational capabilities of federal, state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies along the border.

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Monday 07/22/2019
City, SU ratify ‘Town-Gown Compact’
Posted: July 22, 2019

The Kerrville City Council met Tuesday, July 9, at City Hall where a resolution authorizing the Kerrville Mayor, Bill Blackburn, to enter into a compact with Schreiner University – known as the “Town-Gown Compact” – was signed. City Council found it in the public interest to ratify the Mayor’s action of entering into the Town-Gown Compact with Schreiner University.

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Sunday 07/21/2019
UGRA Currents: 16th Annual River Clean Up
Posted: July 21, 2019

The Upper Guadalupe River Authority’s “Annual River Clean Up” is just around the corner on Saturday, July 27. Hats off to the more than 350 volunteers who already registered and are willing to get their hands dirty in order to keep our river clean.

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Sunday 07/14/2019
Kerr Animal services hours announced
Posted: July 14, 2019

The Kerr County Animal Services facility has new hours that allow families and working residents to visit the shelter on Saturdays and two weekday afternoons and on three weekdays, to adopt or reclaim pets.

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Saturday 07/13/2019
Color Guard volunteers sought by HCVC
Posted: July 13, 2019

The “Color Guard” organized through the Hill Country Veterans Center needs additional and younger members, to continue their services at veterans’ funerals and other occasions.

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Thursday 07/11/2019
Salvation Army seeks box fan donations, help
Posted: July 11, 2019

It’s June, and the Texas summer is officially here, and many residents will be faced with how to stay cool and hydrated.

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Wednesday 07/10/2019
SU ‘Robotics Demonstration Day’ July 11
Posted: July 10, 2019

Schreiner University’s STEMZONE will host “Robotics Demonstration Day” on Thursday, July 11, from 1-3 p.m.

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Monday 07/08/2019
Murr announces ROTC scholarship deadlines
Posted: July 08, 2019

State Representative Andrew Murr’s office announces the availability of scholarships for qualified students as they graduate high school next May.

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Tuesday 07/02/2019
Addiction as disease subject of July 1 lecture
Posted: July 02, 2019

“Is Addiction a Disease? Substances, Gambling, Food, Sex and Technology –Why Can’t They Just Stop?” is the subject of a free lecture in Kerrville by Dr. James Boone at 6 p.m. Monday, July 1.

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Friday 06/28/2019
Host Lions install officers, present foundation awards
Posted: June 28, 2019

The new incoming officers and board members for the Kerrville Host Lions Club were recently installed during an awards ceremony and dinner at the YO Ranch Resort Hotel. Outgoing President John Lee presided over the ceremony and announced special awards to deserving members. Past International Director Mike Butler installed the new officers and directors.

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Thursday 06/27/2019
Summer activities guide for local youth
Posted: June 27, 2019

The summer calendar is filled with family and children’s opportunities for a variety of activities June 26-July 7.

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Wednesday 06/26/2019
KISD continues free summer meal program
Posted: June 26, 2019

The Kerrville Independent School District is participating in the Summer Food Service Program.

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Tuesday 06/25/2019
Salvation Army registration for ‘Back to School’
Posted: June 25, 2019

It’s not too early to start planning…Sending a child to school in the Fall is exciting, nerve-wrecking, and expensive.

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Sunday 06/23/2019
James Avery to host ‘Summer in the Hills’
Posted: June 23, 2019

James Avery Artisan Jewelry announces its second “Summer in the Hills” now through Aug. 11 at the Kerrville Visitors Center and Store.

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Saturday 06/22/2019
Evans to speak at TMN chapter June 24 at UGRA
Posted: June 22, 2019

Jonah Evans, Texas state mammologist, will be the guest speaker at the Texas Master Naturalist, Hill Country Chapter Meeting on Monday June 24 at 7 p.m.

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