Area residents are encouraged to make appointments and go to a Bloodmobile in Kerrville to donate blood to the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center.
Angelo State University's chapter of the Phi Kappa Phi national honor society recently inducted its fall 2021 class of 86 students, including Kalyn Fawn Stephens of Ingram, during a special virtual initiation ceremony on Facebook.
Our Lady of the Hills College Prep is holding its eighth Annual “Hawk Classic” Golf Tournament on Monday, Oct. 25 at Comanche Trace Golf Course to benefit the OLH Tuition Assistance Program.
Three Kerrville ISD students spent time this summer developing leadership skills and gaining deeper knowledge of the state during a week-long Lone Star Leadership Academy Camp.
Community members over the age of 55, who are interested in senior auditing, can attend classes at Schreiner University part-time for enrichment purposes only. Credit is not awarded, and grades will not be assigned. Acceptance is valid for only one term or if enrolled in consecutive terms.
All four playoff teams from District 26-5A dominated this year’s all-district baseball team that was finally made official once Dripping Springs’ season came to an end in the Region-IV finals.
Three players from the Angelo State University Rams baseball team, including Aaron Walters of Center Point, have earned 2021 All-America honors from the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.
Four Kerr 4-H Robotics teams competed at a state Agrobotics contest on May 14-15. It was the first virtual contest and only contest of the year, hosted by Grayson County 4-H.
Kerrville Morning Rotary recently awarded two, $1,500 scholarships to local students; one from Tivy High School and one from Ingram Tom Moore High School.
The Kerrville Public School Foundation was on the receiving end of a generous $2,000 gift from Atmos Energy Corporation. Texas-based and the largest natural-gas-only distributor in the U.S., Atmos Energy believes in “fueling” bright, young minds in the communities it serves.
The Kerrville Tivy Athletic Booster Club will begin accepting nominations for the Class of 2021 Tivy Athletic Hall of Fame inductees beginning May 15 and continue through June 30.
The Houston Civil War Roundtable has announced Dr. Donald S. Frazier, director of the Texas Center at Schreiner University, as this year’s recipient of the Vandiver Award for his work in chronicling the history of the American Civil War.
On May 11, 2021, members from the Major James Kerr Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, met at Rails Event Center to honor local teacher Ellen Kenalty and her American history students, who were recently named as first-place winners of the NSDAR “Commemorative Even…
Schreiner University has named qualified students to its President's and Dean's List. To be eligible for the President's List, full-time students must earn at least a 4.0 grade point average for the term, passing all classes, and have at least 12 hours credit for the term. To qualify for th…
Schreiner University is offering “The Arts & Sciences of Beer” as an online course this summer. This course is open to community members and current or new Schreiner students alike. This course is open to all ages and can be taken for credit or can be audited for a lower price.
Schreiner University announces the annual “Novel, TX: Writers of the Texas Hill Country” Lecture Series with featured speaker, award-winning Texas author, W. W. McNeal. McNeal will be reading from his latest novel, Hardeman Lodge. This event is free, and the public is encouraged to participa…
Kerrville School trustees covered construction, a state waiver for missed school days, the proposed 2021-22 budget, and student scores on “algebraic readiness” in their long Feb. 22 meeting.
Despite the extraordinary challenges we all have seen in 2020, Schreiner University continues to fulfill its promises to the students that have entrusted the university to provide a premier education. Because of this, a Schreiner University alumnus and current member of Schreiner’s Board of …
Texas children are living through a reality that many parents and school administrators never thought possible – learning the basics of reading, writing, arithmetic, and more through videoconferencing.
The following people recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.
Held annually since 1926, the Battle of Flowers Oratorical Contest is the oldest university and college-level competition in the state of Texas. The Battle of Flowers Association Oratorical Contest will be held on Friday, Feb. 26, 2021 at the Witte Museum in San Antonio.
The Raphael Toy Drive is an annual gift drive organized by the OLH National Honor Society for the benefit of children who visit the Raphel Community Free Clinic.
Schreiner University conducted its last week of surveillance testing for COVID-19 for the Fall semester in accordance with the University’s published protocols.
Schreiner University conducted its eleventh week of surveillance testing for COVID-19 in accordance with the University’s published protocols. Under the direction of Peterson Health, the University conducted 67 student tests and 19 employee tests. These were rapid response tests that are st…
Schreiner University conducted its 10th week of surveillance testing for COVID-19 in accordance with the University’s published protocols. Under the direction of Peterson Health, the University conducted 80 student tests and 17 employee tests.
Kerrville I.S.D. serves students identified as gifted in grades K-12. New students enrolling in Kerrville I.S.D. who were in a G/T program in a previous district should provide documentation including previous standardized test scores to the school counselor.
Rolinda Schmidt of Kerrville ISD has been reelected to a three-year term on the Texas Association of School Boards’ Board of Directors, representing TASB Region 20, Position A.
Schreiner University conducted its fifth week of surveillance testing for COVID-19 in accordance with the University’s published protocols, with reports concluding zero positive cases.
Schreiner University’s professor of Chemistry, Dr. Kiley Miller, announced the 2019-20 recipients of the Judith and Jo A. Beran Chemistry Award. This year’s recipients were Cameron Kelly – Organic Chemistry Award and Carma Cloudt – General Chemistry Award.
Kerrville Independent School District trustees held a special meeting on Monday mostly in closed session to complete their annual evaluation of Superintendent Dr. Mark Foust.
The Joshua D. Brown Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas announced the winners of the two $1,000 college scholarships awarded to 2020 high school graduates.
As society’s expectations of leaders evolve, young people need the opportunity to be exposed to professional, ethical and thoughtful leadership qualities.