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Tuesday, September 02 2014
Pedernales Brewing Company hosts Beer & Hymns Sept 6 Pedernales Brewing Company, the Fredericksburg-based brewery that makes Lobo beer, will host its next Beer & Hymns on Saturday, Sept 6, from 5 to 6:30 pm at the tasting room on Hwy 87 South of Fredericksburg. Beer & Hymns is an informal and nondenominational get-together that is free to the public. Singers gather in the brewing room ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, August 27 2014
Kerr County Abstract & Title Co. proudly Celebrates 90 years of Extraordinary Customer Service Kerr County Abstract & Title Co. has been providing customer service to Kerr County communities since 1924. The company was founded by John R. Leavell, who was the district and county clerk of Kerr County in 1924, and Werner Lochte, a deputy district clerk. Since John Leavell and Werner Lochte ...read more
Categories: Community
Friday, August 22 2014
Contact Info: Kathleen Hudson P.O. Box 291945 Kerrville, Texas 78029 830-792-1945 kat@texasheritagemusic.org Release Date: Immediately Kerrville, Texas, August 2014 – The Texas Heritage Music Foundation and Schreiner University present Texas Music Coffeehouse Series. Join us for an event that features Texas Musicians and open mike for all ages! First Wednesday of the month, September and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Friday, August 22 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR MORE INFORMATION: Jamie Fails (jamie.fails@kerrvilleisd.net) 830-257-2200, ext. 1025 Kerrville ISD STAAR Exam Scores Top State KERRVILLE, TEXAS (August 8, 2014) – Kerrville Independent School District announces all campuses and the district earned the highest rating, Met Standard , in the official 2014 State Accountability Ratings released today by the Texas ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Friday, August 22 2014
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Jamie Fails (jamie.fails@kerrvilleisd.net) 830-257-2200, ext. 1025 KERRVILLE PUBLIC SCHOOL FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES 2014 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS KERRVILLE, TEXAS (August 15, 2014) – The Kerrville Public School Foundation has announced the recipients of their Advanced Placement Scholarships. This scholarship is awarded to the ten Tivy High School students who accumulated ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Friday, August 22 2014
KERRVILLE, TEXAS (August 11, 2014) – Kerrville ISD and Tivy High School earned all Distinction Designations possible on the 2014 STAAR state accountability testing. KISD is one of only 26 school districts in Texas to earn the Distinction Designation. Fewer than ten percent of all schools in Texas received every Distinction Designation for which they were eligible. “Earning a ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, August 19 2014
Cartewheels Catering to Celebrate 25 years in the Texas Hill Country! Kerrville, Texas, 8/18/2014- Cartewheels Catering will celebrate their 25 th anniversary this Friday, August 22, 2014 with an exclusive Tasting Event to showcase Local Hill Country Farm to Table Fare. Cartewheels Catering, in collaboration with Viridian Design Studio will create a one of a kind event to thank family, friends, ...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
Thursday, August 14 2014
The Board of Directors of the American Red Cross – Hill County Chapter today announced the selection of a new Executive Director. Jacques DuBose—a veteran, businessman and community leader from the Texas Hill Country—will join the Chapter in this role beginning September 2, 2014. “The American Red Cross has a great history of convening the Hill Country community to help ...read more
Categories: Community
Thursday, August 14 2014
For Immediate Release August 14, 2014 Media Contact: Allison Bueché Member Relations 830.896.1155 Kerrville Area Chamber of Commerce will host Business EXPO FREE for the public The Kerrville Area Chamber of Commerce will host a Hill Country Business Roundup EXPO on Thursday, August 21, at Julie's Event Center, 3120 Junction Hwy from 2-8 pm. FREE for the Public and the entire ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
Wednesday, August 13 2014
Silver Saddle Auction Company One Year Anniversary Ribbon Cutting Silver Saddle Auction Company, located at 2104 Memorial Boulevard, next to MG Building Materials will be celebrating their one year anniversary with a Kerrville Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting at 2:30 PM and an auction preview and reception to follow until 6PM. Silver Saddle invites the public to come celebrate and take a look ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, August 11 2014
Kerrville, Texas - BIG NEWS! The Texas Association of Broadcasters has named The Ranch Radio Group's KRNH, 92.3 The Ranch as this year's recipient of the prestigious Bonner McLane Community Service Award for outstanding contributions and community service. 92.3 The Ranch partnered with the Hill Country District Livestock Show in a week-long "Feed the Pig" campaign that raised ...read more
Categories: Community
Thursday, August 07 2014
Texas Home Plans earns awards for Comanche Trace Tour of Homes Texas Home Plans, a Kerrville, Texas based architectural and design firm, earned several top awards at the 2014 Texas Hill Country Tour of Homes at Comanche Trace recently. Mickey Thompson, owner and primary designer for Texas Home Plans, accepted awards on behalf of his team for Best Architectural Design, Best Floor Plan, Best Master ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
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
Tuesday, July 22 2014
As the summer winds down, Schreiner University is prepping for the upcoming school year. This year, the University is sponsoring an Involvement Fair for its new and returning students. The purpose of the fair is to assist Schreiner students with their transition to the University by connecting them with local resources. The Involvement Fair will be open to Schreiner University Recognized Student ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Community
Monday, July 21 2014
Contact Info: Kathleen Hudson P.O. Box 291945 Kerrville, Texas 78029 830-792-1945 kat@texasheritagemusic.org Release Date: Immediately Kerrville, Texas, July 2014 – Friday, September 26, the 18 th annual Texas Heritage Music Day will present over 50 performers and demonstrators gathered together to honor the songwriter Jimmie Rodgers on the campus of Schreiner University from 9am-1:30pm. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, July 16 2014
AVAILABLE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Misty Kothe, Special Events & Sports Director Kerr County YMCA (830) 896-8000 misty@kerrYMCA.org REGISTRATION OPEN FOR 2014 FALL SPORTS PROGRAMS Monday, July 14, 2014- (Kerrville, TX) Football and Volleyball season is quickly approaching for the Kerr County YMCA. Registration is currently open for both programs. Interested parties can register ...read more
Categories: Community
Tuesday, July 01 2014
Kerrville Area Merchants: In recent years, The American Red Cross - Hill Country Chapter provided fans to Kerr County families who need assistance with cooling during hot summer months. Last summer, we distributed hundreds of fans. This year, our program operates differently. Rather than receiving cash donations and purchasing fans with the funds, instead the Red Cross is receiving donations of ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, June 06 2014
We are looking for office volunteers to assist in our annual preparation for Texas Heritage Music Day on Friday September 26, 2014. As a volunteer your tasks may include data entry, membership chairman, volunteer coordinator, hanging flyers and posters, manage grant- giving money to schools to attend our event, and other small tasks essential to make the preparation process go smoothly .
Categories: Community, Human Interest
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