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Celebrate Texas! event slated March 16

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The Texas Rangers Heritage Center will host its fourth annual Celebrate Texas! on Saturday, March 16. The event will be held at the Texas Rangers Heritage Center, 1618 East Main

Artist turns studio into local art space

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Russell Terrell has turned his working art studio into a new local art space to showcase experimental and emerging art. The studio will host an opening reception from 5-10 p.m.

HCM receives Bill Aston Award

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The Texas Hospital Association awarded the Bill Aston Award for Quality in the rural category to Hill Country Memorial in Fredericksburg. Orthopedic surgeon Clint R. Beicker, M.D., accepted the award

Flyers club plans meeting

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Members of the Fredericksburg Ex-Military Flyers Club will hold their next monthly meeting at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, March 13 at Fredericksburg Inn and Suites, 201 South Washington St. The

Cave Creek slates gathering Friday

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The Cave Creek School Community Center will meet at 7 p.m. Friday, March 15. Meetings are open to members and guests and new members are welcome. Meeting agenda items include

Tea party to hear city update

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The Fredericksburg Tea Party will hold its monthly meeting from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, March 14. The group will host Fredericksburg City Manager Kent Myers as featured speaker. The presentation will

Progress continues on Harper Community Hall

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Construction continues on the new 10,000-square-foot Community Hall in Harper. Stonework is almost completed on the exterior, while electrical and plumbing work continue inside. Unfortunately, the money and effort spent

FirstCapital Bank of Texas merges with Fidelity Bank

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First Bancshares of Texas, Inc. — the holding company for FirstCapital Bank of Texas, N.A. (FCB) — has officially acquired Wichita Falls-based FB Bancshares, Inc. — the holding company for

Gillespie students celebrate Texas Public Schools Week

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Students in Fredericksburg, Harper and Doss are celebrating Texas Public Schools Week this week, March 4-8. Some of the campuses have planned special activities this week. As a salute to

Oratorical contest entries due March 20 to Optimist club

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The Optimist Club of Fredericksburg and Optimist International are sponsoring an oratorical contest and area students are invited to participate. All students in public, private and parochial schools and those