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IF YOU GO
WHAT: Marble Falls city-wide garage sale
WHEN: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. April 4
WHERE: Johnson Park, 230 Ave. J South in Marble Falls
ADMISSION: Free
VENDOR FEE: $25

Find bargains and treasures at Marble Falls city-wide garage sale

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Julia Adams confirmed what most attendees of the Marble Falls city-wide garage sale already know. “Ten dollars buys you a lot,” the Marble Falls/Lake LBJ Chamber of Commerce events coordinator said with a laugh. (more…)

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Lacy Copeland takes a few practice laps March 19 on the lawnmower racing track at Sweet Berry Farm, 1801 FM 1980 in Marble Falls. She will compete at the Mike Cupps Memorial Lawnmower Races on March 28 along with her father, Dan Copeland. Staff photo by Jared Fields

Lawnmower races cut loose at Sweet Berry Farm

JARED FIELDS • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Lacy Copeland didn’t hesitate to hop on a mower. Not to cut grass, however, but to cut laps. (more…)

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‘Superheroes Wanted’ for cancer survivors’ dinner in Marble Falls

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Irene Mullins has a mission. “This is just something I have to do,” she said. “It’s too important. But I love doing this. I love helping celebrate these incredible folks.” (more…)

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Jeff Matera (center left), president-elect of the Marble Falls Noon Rotary Club, presented a check for $9,250 to Bill Drake, executive director of the Boys & Girls Club of the Highland Lakes, on March 17. At the presentation were Rotary assistant district governor Mandy McCary (front row, left), Rotarian Stefanie Suggs and Heike Jost (front row, far right); and Bruce Jackson (back row, left), Rotary assistant district governor Rick Stacy, Rotarian Jim Gallagher and Boys & Girls Club board vice president Mike Atkinson. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro

Rotary Club donation helps Boys & Girls Club, Meals on Wheels

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Three organizations have combined their resources to better serve the needs of the Marble Falls community. The Noon Rotary Club of Marble Falls, on behalf of the Rotary Foundation, presented a check for $9,250 to Bill Drake, executive director of the Boys & Girls Club of the […]

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St. Baldrick's Foundation

Local St. Baldrick’s hits goal as new pediatric cancer drug announced

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR MARBLE FALLS — A few days after the Marble Falls fundraiser for St. Baldrick’s Foundation raised more than $19,000 in the fight against pediatric cancer, the national organization announced that the FDA had just approved the first drug in 20 years specifically for a childhood cancer. (more…)

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Marco Almazon clears a tire during last year’s obstacle course in Johnson Park during Spring Break. This year, kids and adults can enjoy plenty of Spring Break activities around the Highland Lakes. The city of Marble Falls and its parks and recreation department has a lineup of activities for youth from March 16-20, including the return of the obstacle course sponsored by Verus Strength and Fitness. Staff photo by Daniel Clifton

SPRING BREAK: Obstacle course and 3-on-3 return to Marble Falls parks

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Calvin Richard happily accepts the honor of creating the obstacle course and coordinating the co-ed 3-on-3 basketball tournament for Spring Break 2015, which is hosted by the city of Marble Falls. (more…)

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Marble Falls Library Thrift Store volunteer Eliza Garza shows off some of the selections people will find while browsing the store or when the fashions hit the runway March 18 at the annual Style Show and Tea at First United Methodist Church, 1101 Bluebonnet Drive in Marble Falls. The event is 2 p.m., and tickets are $15. Courtesy photo

Marble Falls Library Thrift Store holding style show March 18

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — With spring around the corner, it’s time to address that wardrobe of yours. And before you rush out and break the credit card, we have a suggestion that will help you look your best without spending big. (more…)

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Marble Falls council OKs contract with YMCA to run pool

Marble Falls council OKs contract with YMCA to run pool

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — The Marble Falls City Council unanimously approved entering into a contract with the YMCA of Greater Williamson County to operate the city pool this summer. (more…)

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Blue Bonnet Cafe cooks up catfish for Marble Falls Area EMS

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — For about three decades, the Blue Bonnet Cafe has tucked away its regular menu for a couple of hours twice a year to help out a group of local first responders. (more…)

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The fourth annual Burnet County Friends of NRA five-gun giveaway is noon Feb. 28 at Texas Hill Country Outfitters Rods, Barrels and Strings, 1008 U.S. 281 in Marble Falls. Courtesy image

Burnet County Friends of NRA to hold five-gun drawing Feb. 28

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — The Burnet County Friends of NRA is raising money for firearm awareness, education and safety with a five-gun prize giveaway featuring an AR-15 rifle. (more…)

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Highland Lakes Veterinary Clinic sponsored a booth to give out information and treats for participants during the 2014 Marble Falls Walk-a-Dog-a-Thon on March 1 in Johnson Park. Pictured are Lucy Greenberg (left), Lucy Greenberg (center) and Sherri Adler of Marble Falls. This year’s event is March 7 at Johnson Park. File photo

Warm up your paws for Marble Falls Walk-A-Dog-A-Thon

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Residents and their pooches are invited to take a 2½-mile walk to help out other dogs. The third annual Walk-A-Dog-A-Thon benefitting the Highland Lakes Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is March 7 beginning at Johnson Park, 230 S. Ave. J. (more…)

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Tanya Maxwell gives Marble Falls Fire Rescue Capt. Coy Guenter a 'trim' during a previous St. Baldrick's Foundation fundraiser. The annual event, this year noon-3 p.m. March 7 at Tottie’s in Marble Falls, raises money to fight childhood cancers. File photo

Go bald to help St. Baldrick’s fight childhood cancers

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR MARBLE FALLS — Craig Lusinger knows that for every follicle of hair that drops to the floor March 7 at Tottie’s, it’s one step or $1 closer to finding cures and treatments for childhood cancer. And all it takes it sitting down in a barber’s chair during the third annual St. […]

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St. Frederick Baptist Church earns Texas historical marker

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR MARBLE FALLS — The Rev. George Perry is a man who uses words to share God’s message. But he struggled to find the right ones to describe how he felt after learning the St. Frederick Baptist Church congregation earned a Texas historical marker. (more…)

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Bessie Jackson

LOCALS LOVE US: Bessie Jackson gives her all to Marble Falls area

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR MARBLE FALLS — When Bessie Jackson learned people voted her the 2015 Locals Love Us favorite volunteer for the Marble Falls area, tears welled up in her eyes. (more…)

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