“God is good,” said Stan Cottle after a truck caught fire in the corn barn. People had asked him all morning why he was saying that and he told them, it could have been the whole barn. Late Tuesday night, EdwardsCounty Deputy Sheriff Rowdy Tackett was driving around in his patrol car when he noted the smell of smoke. He immediately contacted Cottle and also called Stan’s son, Colby, advising them of the need to check on the area.
The Edwards County Historical Commission donates a Texas flag to the City of Rocksprings on March 2nd, Texas Independence Day. The flag was flown over the Alamo in honor of Rocksprings. (l-r) Kari Cloudt, ECHC; Romana Bienek, City Clerk; Debra Wolcott, ECHC; Maribelle Nombrano, City of Rocksprings; and Mayor Pauline Gonzales
The RISD School Board held their Special Meeting February 25th. President Brady Hyde called the meeting to order at 7:05 p.m., determined a quorum and led the Pledge of Allegiance. Jane Burleson- District 4, Bridget Fry - District 5, James Palacio-District 6 and Garrett Grooms - District 7 were present. Tano Ramirez - District 1 and Paco Ramirez - District 3 arrived a few minutes later The February 11, 2015 minutes were approved with one amendment. The order calling trustee election was approved. The board also approved the motion to appoint Mary Wilson as Early Voting Clerk, Reba Massey as Early Voting Deputy Clerk and Betty Schnack as Election Judge and Presiding Judge for the Early Voting Ballot Board. The motion authorizing election judge to appointthe alternate judge and one clerk and a joint election agreement with the City of Rocksprings was approved.
Lane Ramzinski (second from left) with his Reserve Grand Champion Market Turkey Hen at the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo. Lane received a $10,000 scholarship plus
also got to sell the hen in the sale. Proud mom, Kit Ramzinski, Lane, Judge Malorie Williams and proud sister Emily Ramzinski, join in the fun. Lane and Emily are the randchildren of Carroll and Tooter Smith of Rocksprings.
Preston Watters Day at Nueces Canyon with Preston and family and friends