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Marble Falls’ historic Uptown on Main closes; new investors sought

Marble Falls’ historic Uptown on Main closes; new investors sought

CONNIE SWINNEY • STAFF WRITER MARBLE FALLS — The curtain is falling again for an historic theater on Main Street, but its owners hope to find a group of investors to purchase the building or operate the venue for its third act. The Uptown on Main, 218 Main St., recently closed after a nearly two-year […]

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Thieves steal prescription drugs in Atkins Pharmacy break-in

Thieves steal prescription drugs in Atkins Pharmacy break-in

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS —  Authorities are investigating a burglary Aug. 24 during which thieves broke into a pharmacy, ransacked the business and stole a large quantity of prescription narcotics, according to the Marble Falls Police Department. (more…)

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Highland Lakes Habitat for Humanity

Thieves take tools from Habitat for Humanity construction site

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — Burglars broke into a utility trailer at a construction site of Highland Lakes Habitat for Humanity and stole power tools used to build homes for families in need, according to Marble Falls police. (more…)

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Marble Falls Lakeside Pavilion

Residents can offer input on future of Marble Falls at open house Aug. 13

CONNIE SWINNEY • STAFF WRITER MARBLE FALLS — City officials will unveil data and information compiled for a proposed comprehensive plan Aug. 13 and offer citizens another opportunity for input during an open house with city leaders and consultants. (more…)

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Scotty Jodale Kelley

Police add burglary charge in Marble Falls shooting investigation

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — After further investigation of a possible shooting Aug. 6, Marble Falls police charged 35-year-old Scotty Kelley with a felony burglary charge after he allegedly stormed into his ex-wife’s residence. (more…)

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Tobyville fire

Broken-down car, dry conditions cause 35-acre fire at 1431 and 1980

FROM STAFF REPORTS TOBYVILLE — Investigators blamed the heated underside of a broken-down vehicle for sparking a 35-acre blaze Aug. 9 just off RR 1431 near the intersection of FM 1980, also known as Tobyville Road. (more…)

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Racer dies following Marble Falls LakeFest boating accident

MARBLE FALLS — A 52-year-old racer died Aug. 9 after his boat crashed during LakeFest on Lake Marble Falls. Marble Falls Police identified the driver as Mike Fry. According to Fry’s racing website, www.meanstreakracing.org, he started Mike Fry Racing in 2000. He was the owner and driver of Meanstreak II, the boat he was driving […]

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The LakeFest Show & Shine is 6-9 p.m. Aug. 7 at Johnson Park, 230 Ave. J South in Marble Falls. File photo

LakeFest racers push limits as event infuses cash into Marble Falls

CONNIE SWINNEY • STAFF WRITER MARBLE FALLS —  The long-running LakeFest drag-boat races not only fill an insatiable need for speed for motorsport junkies from across the state but also provide an economic boost to the Marble Falls community, officials say. More than 100 competitors are lining up for the 24th annual event, which takes […]

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Scotty Jodale Kelley

Marble Falls police respond to shots fired at home, arrest ex-husband

MARBLE FALLS — A 35-year-old man is in custody after allegedly firing a gun in the area of his ex-wife’s home about 8 p.m. Aug. 6. (more…)

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73-year-old Horseshoe Bay man killed in accident on U.S. 281

MARBLE FALLS — A 73-year-old Horseshoe Bay resident died Aug. 6 after a three-vehicle accident about 10:40 p.m. Marble Falls Police Capt. Glenn Hanson said Donald Fraser was killed when a third vehicle struck his car and a second vehicle, sending one of them into the man. (more…)

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State Farm agent Mike Atkinson on Marble Falls

Marble Falls insurance agent Mike Atkinson earns ‘Five Star’ honor

JARED FIELDS • STAFF WRITER MARBLE FALLS — Mike Atkinson remembers writing his first auto policy in 1981. He had just joined State Farm after teaching and coaching in Marble Falls for five years. (more…)

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U.S. 281 crash sends 85-year-old Marble Falls man to ER

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — An elderly man is recovering from injuries after a collision July 29 on U.S. 281 adjacent to the La Ventana subdivision on the south end of the city, according to the Marble Falls Police Department. The wreck happened at 8:17 p.m. on the highway at the La Ventana Drive […]

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Baylor Scott & White hospital opens in Marble Falls with ER, labor and delivery

Baylor Scott & White hospital opens in Marble Falls with ER, labor and delivery

DANIEL CLIFTON • EDITOR MARBLE FALLS — When the new Baylor Scott & White Medical Center opens 7 a.m. Aug. 3, it marks the realization of a dream that’s a decade old — even older, in some circles. (more…)

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marble falls CVS

Gateway neighbors deal with blasting, noise, dust at CVS construction site

CONNIE SWINNEY • STAFF WRITER MARBLE FALLS — After several weeks of construction, the CVS Pharmacy project has made quite an impact on nearby residents and businesses in the Gateway subdivision. (more…)

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