ANNOUNCEMENT: Starting on December 1st, the subscription rates will change. The new renewal rate will be $20 for the yearly membership and $4 for the monthly membership. If you currently have a membership, you will be charged the new rate upon renewal.

A quartet from the Hill Country Blenders, a barbershop group, perform on Valentine’s Day for the staff and customers at Twisted Hair Salon and Studio, 809A 12th St. in Marble Falls. The quartet of Bernie Sachs (left), Norm Homburg, Chuck Meyers and Steve Taylor sang several love-themed songs to the women. The Blenders had two quartets delivering singing Valentine’s across the Highland Lakes on Feb. 14. Staff photo by Daniel Clifton