Gillespie Life

Marksmen, from left, Caleb Welch, Noah Alexander and Aedon Cantu, all of Fredericksburg, take aim in the prone competition. — Standard-Radio Post/Ken Esten Cooke
These 21 shooters will advance to state competition, set for March 10-11 at the Gillespie County Fair Grounds, including, front row, from left, Jacob Brown, Charles Schmidt (winner), Cora Elliott; middle, Payton Whitcher, Ridley Strackbein, Mark Millhouse, Tripp Dennis, Joey Wendel, Caleb Welch, Derek Whitworth; back, Hadley Inmon, Olivia Moore, Savannah Potucek, Ky Weber, Kailey Schnelle, Jazmyne Reyes, Gary Seidenberger, Emily Wisdom, Larryn Feuge and Addison Schoessow. Not pictured is Jace Williams. — St
Charles Schmidt, 15, won the Houston Brown Memorial Award for the second time. — Standard-Radio Post/Ken Esten Cooke

Taking aim

Twenty-one youth qualified to advance to state competition after earning high marks on Saturday at the 32nd annual Gillespie County 4-H BB Gun Competition.

Initials, FYI

Has the world officially run out of ideas?

When it comes to labeling things, we’ve given up even trying to be creative. Now we communicate using initials.


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