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Pursuant to Section 418.016 of the Texas Government Code, the Governor of the State of Texas, on March 18 issued a proclamation authorizing political subdivisions that would otherwise hold elections on May 2 to move their general elections for 2020 to Nov. 3 due to public health and safety c…

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Bandera Electric Cooperative has temporarily suspended disconnections and waived late fees to support its members who have been financially impacted by the coronavirus COVID-19 health event. This decision is meant to provide temporary relief to members during these challenging times.

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Texas Governor Greg Abbott recently directed the Texas Department of State Health Services to issue guidance allowing restaurants to sell bulk retail products from the restaurants’ supply chain distributors directly to consumers.

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Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, and in an effort to protect the health and safety of citizens and employees, the Bulky Item collection and the monthly Brush/Yard Waste collection scheduled for April will be postponed until further notice.

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Kerrville City Council moved deeper into the virtual meeting world at its March 24 meeting, limiting the in-person audience to council and essential city staff, seated at a distance from each other; and having phoned-in or emailed comments from the public on agenda items.

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The Texas Board of Legal Specialization welcomed 239 attorneys and 29 paralegals to its Board Certification program at its annual Induction Ceremony Friday, March 6 at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.

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The March meeting of the Hill Country Chapter began with Compatriot Mike Andrus giving a five minute vingette on his patriot ancestor Lt. Col Stephen Moore.

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The Kerr County Soil & Water Conservation District will hold its 2020 Spring Fish Sale on May 15 at the Kerr County SWCD parking lot, and the staff is taking orders now for the type and quantity of live fish customers may want for their lakes and ponds.

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Kerrville City Council met March 10 for one of its shortest regular meetings and approved a grant application to the state for a “tactical micro robot;” rezoned a piece of Spur 100 property for the current owner; and presented a proclamation to the executive director of Dietert Center in hon…

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For the first time, the Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting an Adult Basketball League in Carver Park, 820 Webster Ave. The league is set to begin April 14, with games on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The team entry fee is $275 and is due by April 3. Late registration will be accepted …

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The Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting the inaugural Mother & Son Dance on May 9, 2020 at the Dietert Center, 451 Guadalupe Dr. Tickets for this special evening will go on sale Monday, March 23, at 8 a.m.

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The Hill Country Archeological Association invites the public to attend a program on Saturday, March 21, by Jenny McWilliams titled “Locating Lost Cemeteries of the Hill Country.”

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The City of Kerrville Public Works, Solid Waste Division reminds citizens about their free bulk waste drop off voucher for this quarter. The voucher is intended for residents that have an active account for solid waste services and is good to be used one time through March 31, 2020. Resident…

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The Republican Women of Kerr County will host its March meeting on March 20 in the Blue Bonnet Room, Inn of the Hills in Kerrville, Texas beginning at 11:30 a.m.

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Ingram Tom Moore High School junior Walker Ragsdale recently participated in the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards conference in New Braunfels. The Rotary Club of Kerrville-Morning (Morning Rotary) underwrote the expenses for Walker to attend the leadership training.

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Now in its seventh year, H-E-B “Primo Picks Quest for Texas Best” has expanded its search for the finest foods and beverages in the Lone Star State to now include non-food items.

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Council voted Feb. 25 on prohibiting heavy truck traffic on Paschal Ave.; okayed a proposal for 60 units of affordable housing on Lehman Drive; and approved on second reading the annexation of the USDA Research Lab property into the city limits.

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Peterson Health continues to work hand in hand with valued community partners to include the City of Kerrville, Kerr County, local law enforcement, EMS, and local school districts to monitor the activity and spread of the coronavirus.

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Toni Manchester, broker/owner of Century 21-The Hills Realty, recently announced that in recognition of its outstanding sales production and commitment to quality service, Century 21 Real Estate, LLC recently honored Century 21-The Hills Realty with the 2019 Century 21 President's Award.

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Three Schreiner University Honors Society students Matthew Walton, Katie Buerk and Sofia Lopez - who are also 2019-20 Dean Scholars - presented their Dean’s Scholars Research initiative Saturday at the 2020 Southwest Fulbright Research Symposium in San Antonio.

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The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center in San Antonio provided this notice of upcoming stop in Kerrville for their blood donation sites and times. All qualified area donors are encouraged to “give the gift of life.”

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On the lengthy Democratic and Republican ballots for the March 3 primary election, the actual election races and candidates take up the first and part of the second pages.

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Dr. Jeanette Cockcroft of the Schreiner History Department spoke to the Hill Country Chapter of the SAR concerning the many myths that grew up around Washington during and after the Revolutionary War.

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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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On Friday, Feb. 21, from 1:30-3:30 p.m. at Dietert Center, seven adults and four children with severe visual impairment from the Texas Hill Country will receive donated Onyx Electronic Video Magnifiers and other assistive technology from Sight Savers America, a nationally expanding nonprofit…

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The City of Kerrville continually strives to provide reliable, high-quality water supplies to its citizens as part of its mission to create an environment that continues to foster prosperity and opportunity. In an effort to provide a long-range plan for the city to meet the water supply need…

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Kerrville City Council held a relatively short meeting Feb. 11 and passed two ordinances on first reading, one to annex the USDA Laboratory property north of I-10 and west of State Highway 16, and the other to limit heavy truck traffic on Paschal Avenue for safety reasons.

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Tara Schultz, a member of the Tivy High School Choir, will perform with the Texas All-State Treble Choir in San Antonio, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020 at the Henry B. González Convention Center as part of the 2020 Texas Music Educators Association Clinic/Convention.

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On Feb. 7, City Secretary Shelley McElhannon announced that Bill Blackburn’s petition had been certified and found to be sufficient; therefore, Bill Blackburn is an official candidate for the Office of Mayor on the Kerrville City Council.

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The City of Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department announces that registration for 2020 summer activities opened Feb. 1. Activities include: Group Swim Lessons, Private and Semi-Private Swim Lessons, Junior Lifeguard Camp, Kids Triathlon, and the Skateboard Competition.

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The Hill Country Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution, opened their January meeting with the presentation of a Flag Certificate to Kerrville VA Representative Lance Maley for the proper display of the American Flag at the Kerrville VA Hospital.