Published by News Staff on Thu, 12/17/2015 - 11:22am
Al and Rose Preston of Longview announce the engagement of their daughter, Melissa Grace, to Andrew Charles Baker of La Grange. He is the son of Charlene Baker of La Grange and the late Larry Baker. A wedding is planned for May 14, 2016 in La Grange.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 12/17/2015 - 11:20am
Florine Falke of La Grange celebrated her 100th birthday on Dec. 10 at Schulenburg Regency Nursing Center. She also celebrated it with her great-granddaughter, Madison Messer, also of La Grange, who turned 7. Both have the same birthday. Pictured are the four generations: from left to right standing: Cheryl Holt (daughter), Madison Messer (great-granddaughter), Michelle Messer (granddaughter); seated Florine Falke.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 12/14/2015 - 2:02pm
St. James Episcopal Holy Smokers Men’s Club smoked and donated 80 Thanksgiving Turkeys to the Bastrop Family Crisis Center on Nov. 20. The Family Crisis Center serves Bastrop, Fayette, and Lee counties. St James Episcopal church is located at 156 N. Monroe across from HEB in La Grange.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 12/14/2015 - 2:01pm
The rainy weather Saturday may have kept a few people away, but those that braved the elements were not disappointed as the annual Christmas at Winedale event played host to numerous demonstrations, musical and theatrical events and children’s crafts all amidst the historical complex just outside Round Top.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 12/10/2015 - 12:19pm
Bradley Michael Langhamer and Courtney Elizabeth Robinson were united in Holy Matrimony on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in La Grange, officiated by Father Matthew Kinney. A reception, dinner and dance was held at Holy Rosary Parish Hall in Hostyn. Parents of the groom are Ron and Judy Langhamer of La Grange.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 12/10/2015 - 12:18pm
The 46th Annual Schellberg Reunion was held Sunday, Oct. 4 in the private dining room at Riverside Café where the group enjoyed a delicious noon meal. Along with family members, guests were Tara and Sophia Philippers and Lilly and Pastor Willie Rotter.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 12/07/2015 - 12:21pm
Hostyn KJT Society No. 3 presented a donation to the Fayette County Deputy Santa Prorgam. This program enables underprivileged children across the county experience the true meaning of Christmas. Available for the presentation were from left, Chief Deputy Randy Noviskie, KJT Treasurer Brenda Fietsam, Sheriff Keith Korenek, KJT Secretary Joyce Muras and KJT President Benedict Kallus.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 12/07/2015 - 12:19pm
The regular meeting of the Court Queen of the Holy Rosary No. 2282 was called to order by Regent Brenda Fietsam on Nov. 9 in the Hostyn dining hall. The meeting was opened with the CDA prayer and pledges to the American and Texas flags.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 12/03/2015 - 3:28pm
By ANDY BEHLEN
Fifty-eight years, eight months and 16 days – that’s how long Lambert Baron worked at Farmers Lumber Company in La Grange. The company’s board of directors presented a framed resolution to Baron’s family on Tuesday, Dec. 1, honoring the company’s late president for his long service to the lumber and hardware industry.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 12/03/2015 - 3:25pm
La Grange Main Street hosted a Christmas ornament decorating contest to coincide with the Schmeckenfest festivities, the annual wassail tasting and Christmas celebration held on the Square on Thursday, Dec. 3.