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Friday, December 19 2014
Mayor Jack Pratt Appointed to APPA Policy Makers Council Kerrville, Texas (December 18, 2014) - Mayor Jack Pratt was named to a three-year term on the American Public Power Association’s (APPA) Policy Makers Council by the APPA Board of Directors. APPA is the Washington, D.C. based national service organization representing the nation’s more than 2,000 not-for-profit, ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
Friday, December 19 2014
Kerrville, Texas (December 18, 2014) – The City of Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department will be accepting Christmas trees from December 26, 2014 to January 16, 2015. The designated drop off area will be located in Lehmann & Monroe Park near the Park Lane / La Casa Street park entrance. There is no cost associated with this program. Christmas trees should be free of ornaments, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Friday, December 19 2014
Daddy & Daughter Dance Tickets To Go On Sale January 2 nd Kerrville, Texas (December 18, 2014) – The Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce tickets for the 7 th Annual Daddy & Daughter Dance will go on sale January 2, 2015. The event will be held at the Dietert Center located at 451 Guadalupe Street on Saturday, February 14, 2015 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Dads, ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, December 17 2014
Kerrville, Texas (December 15, 2014) – The Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library will be hosting a family holiday craft session on Saturday, December 20, 2014 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Come and enjoy an afternoon of fun decorating a gingerbread house! There is no charge for this event, which will be held in the meeting room on the lower level of the Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library, located ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Wednesday, December 17 2014
Kerrville, Texas (December 15, 2014) – Kerrville Main Street is excited to announce that Tomé Boutique will open its doors to the public tomorrow, December 16 th from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Tomé Boutique is located in the heart of Kerrville’s historic downtown district at 824 Water Street. The big grand opening will be Saturday, December 20 th from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Wednesday, December 17 2014
Kerrville, Texas (December 16, 2014) - The City of Kerrville is pleased to announce the City Finance Department has again been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, December 17 2014
Applications Now Being Accepted for Appointment to Several City Boards: Building Board of Adjustments, Economic Improvement Corporation, and the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board Kerrville, Texas (December 16, 2014) - Citizen participation in local government plays an important and active role in the city of Kerrville. The city looks for participation from its diverse and experienced ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Wednesday, December 17 2014
Kerrville Beautification Advisory Committee Presents Beautification Awards Kerrville, Texas (December 10, 2014) – On December 9, 2014 the Kerrville Beautification Advisory Committee (KBAC) presented two beautification recognition awards at the Kerrville City Council meeting. National Car Sales received the award for the business category and David and Susie Moore received the residential ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, December 15 2014
Assistant Chief David Knight Appointed Interim Chief of Police Kerrville, Texas (December 11, 2014) – The City of Kerrville is pleased to announce the appointment of David Knight as Interim Chief of Police, effective January 1, 2015. Knight has been serving as the assistant chief of police for the Kerrville Police Department for the past two years. During his nearly 20 year law ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, December 10 2014
For more information, contact: Grant Buck Marketing Director Pioneer Bank, SSB (512) 829-2266 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Pioneer Bank adds Brian Bowers, Vice President of Commercial Banking Kerrville, TX - Pioneer Bank is pleased to announce the addition of Brian Bowers, Vice President, at their Kerrville, Texas location. Brian joins Pioneer Bank with over a decade of commercial banking experience, ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, December 08 2014
Monday, December 08 2014
Kerrville, Texas (December 5, 2014) - The City of Kerrville Municipal Offices including the Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library and Community Recycling Center will be closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day in observance of the respective holidays. The Parks and Recreation Headquarters Office located at Kerrville-Schreiner Park will be closed only on Christmas Day and New ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, December 08 2014
Kerrville, Texas (December 4, 2014) – "Hill Country chic with a modern twist" is how Tori Varwig describes the wares at her new store, the Golden Antler Boutique. Monday, December 8, 2014 is the big grand opening in the heart of Kerrville’s Historic Downtown District, at 713 Water Street! According to co-owner, Todd Hoffmann, the boutique not only offers clothing, but also ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, December 04 2014
Supper with Santa Event to be held December 13 th Kerrville, Texas (December 4, 2014) – Ho, ho, ho, get ready boys and girls as Santa is once again coming to Kerrville-Schreiner Park! The annual Supper with Santa event for ages 3 to 10 years will be held on Saturday, December 13, 2014 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Kerrville-Schreiner Park Recreation Hall, 2385 Bandera Highway. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, December 04 2014
Kerrville Fire / EMS Department to Host Blood Drive Kerrville, Texas (December 4, 2014) – It’s that time again! Please come and support the Kerrville Fire / EMS Department blood drive on Saturday, December 6, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Wal-Mart parking lot located at 1216 Junction Highway. Everyone who donates blood will receive a mini-physical and a t-shirt. They will ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Wednesday, December 03 2014
Petitions for Kerrville City Council Places Kerrville, Texas (December 3, 2014) – The City of Kerrville announces that candidate petitions are now available for persons interested in running on the May 9, 2015 ballot for a place on the Kerrville City Council. A candidate petition and application for a place on the ballot can be picked up in the city secretary’s office at City Hall, ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, December 02 2014
Community Recycling Center Announcements & Holiday Tips to Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Kerrville, Texas (December 1, 2014) – Consistent with the solid waste master plan, the City is taking the first initiative in expanding the recycling efforts in the community. The Community Recycling Center located at 500 Hays Street, will now have expanded hours and services. Recycling is an important ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, December 02 2014
The Office of Career Development at Schreiner University would like to cordially invite you to participate in our Spring 2015 All Majors Job and Internship Fair being held on Thursday, February 12, 2015 in the Cailloux Campus Activity Center from 11:00am to 1:30pm . To expedite the registration process, please register online at www.myinterfase.com/schreiner/employer (Please see below for ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Tuesday, November 25 2014
Kerrville, Texas (November 25, 2014) – Kerrville-Schreiner Park will be stocked with two (2) shipments of rainbow trout this winter. The first release will occur on Thursday, December 18, 2014 and will consist of 1,200 rainbow trout. The second release will occur on Friday, January 9, 2015 consisting of another 1,500 rainbow trout. The rainbow trout are provided by Texas Parks and Wildlife ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, November 24 2014
Tivy High School Theatre Department Announces Program KERRVILLE, TEXAS (November 21, 2014) – The Tivy High School Theatre Department is presenting “ At the Mall & Other Scenes ” at 7 pm Thursday, December 4; Friday, December 5 and Saturday, December 6 th in the Tivy High School Theatre located at 3250 Loop 534. General admission tickets will be $3.00 each and may be ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Monday, November 24 2014
Texas (November 24, 2014) – Although it had rained most of the day on Saturday, November 22 nd , evening skies were clear and it turned out to be a lovely evening for the 14 th Annual Holiday Lighted Parade and Courthouse Lighting Ceremony. The parade entries consisted of a variety of businesses, non-profits, marching units, youth groups and autos, all of which prepared floats and were ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, November 17 2014
Kerrville, Texas (November 14, 2014) – With the arrival of cold temperatures, it’s time to think about preparing our homes for the winter weather. When preparing for the cold weather, remember to protect the 4 P’s – people, pipes, plants, and pets. We all know that Texas weather can be somewhat unpredictable varying between warm and cold weather, often within the same ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, November 13 2014
SAVE THE DATE!!!!!!!! INAUGURAL ROTARY CLUB OF KERRVILLE COMMUNITY SERVICE FUND "SUPER BALL GALA & FUNDRAISER" When: Saturday, January 31, 2015 Time: 6 PM to 12:30 AM Where: YO Hotel & Resort Conference Center, Kerrville, Texas Why: Proceeds to fund and build a Rotary Habitat for Humanity Home in Kerrville & to provide college scholarships to area high school seniors. All ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, November 12 2014
For Immediate Release Contact: Captain Jimmy Parrish, The Salvation Army of Kerr County, 830-315-5762 THE SALVATION ARMY – MAKING CHRISTMAS BRIGHTER Each winter, The Salvation Army offers special holiday programs so that children and adults from impoverished neighborhoods and low-income families have a chance to escape everyday trials and enjoy the holidays. But, did you know that right ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Monday, October 27 2014
Mardi Gras on Main Call to Artists for Signature Art Competition The City of Kerrville Main Street program invites you to participate in the annual Mardi Gras on Main event through your Mardi Gras themed artwork. This event highlights the very best of wine, art, and Cajun cuisine, and will be held Fat Tuesday, February 17, 2015 in Historic Downtown Kerrville on Earl Garrett Street. A major ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Tuesday, October 21 2014
2015 Event Info Date: The Festival takes place on June 6-7, 2015 on Peterson Plaza in Kerrville, Texas. Festival hours are 10 am- 5 pm . Free event: The Festival is free to the public for all to experience and enjoy! Beneficiary: The 2015 Festival will benefit the Schreiner Mansion. The funds from the event will be used to build a wheelchair accessible elevator in the Mansion. The Mansion is also ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, October 07 2014
Kenneth O'Neal is the President and CEO of Texas Hill Country TAB, an Integrated Management Coaching Consulting Firm working with Aspiring Entrepreneurs, Business Owners, and Corporate Executives. Kenneth O'Neal is a Certified Public Account and received his Accounting Degree from the University of South Florida in Tampa. Kenneth is a Certified Facilitator, a Certified Coach and Strategic ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, September 08 2014
Symphony of the Hills opens new season with Journey Across Europe First concert on Oct 2 at Cailloux Theater Symphony of the Hills opens its 2014-2015 concert season with Journey Across Europe on Thursday, Oct 2, 2014, at 7:30 p.m. at Cailloux Theater, 910 Main, Kerrville, Texas. The event will be preceded by a wine reception in the lobby at 6:30 p.m. Tickets can be reserved online at ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, August 18 2014
Chamber partners again with Hill Country Community Journal to produce the 2015 “Our View” The Kerrville Area Chamber of Commerce officially awarded the bid to produce “Our View” magazine and directory to the Hill Country Community Journal on July 22. “This is a big honor and an exciting project,” Tammy Prout, publisher of the Hill Country Community Journal, ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Tuesday, July 22 2014
Hill Country Wrestling Club - Practices held at Crossfit 830, 3102 Fredericksburg Rd. TUESDAYS, WEDNESDAYS & THURSDAYS from 6:30 - 8:00 pm WRESTLING BUILDS...A Strong Work Ethic, Physical Conditioning, Self-Motivation, Toughness, Discipline, Determination, Strength, Sportsmanship, Self-Confidence, Agility Practices for the Folkstyle season begin September 23rd, 2014 and end with the State ...read more
Categories: Community
Tuesday, May 06 2014
Categories: Community
Friday, March 21 2014
Evelyn Flores was named the inaugural Miss Kerrfest last May, and ushered in yet another level of entertainment to the already exciting Kerrfest event. Miss Flores is an honor student at Tivy High School in Kerrville, and is an athlete as well, playing both volleyball and softball. Miss Flores is also active in the Kerr County Stock Show. As part of Evelyn's ambition, she entered as a ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community