By Melinda Myers
Save time and money by turning landscape trimmings into a valuable soil amendment.
The idea is simple: Just collect disease- and insect-free plant debris into a heap and let it decompose into a fine, nutrient-rich material... More ›
Dear Savvy Senior,
What is the easiest way to apply for my Social Security retirement benefits, and how far in advance do I need to apply before I start collecting?
The Social Security Administration... More ›
The Heart of Texas Roadshow will make its next stop in Seguin on Saturday, Oct. 22, at the historic Texas Theater. There will be two performances, at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Admission is $20 in advance and $25 at the door. For tickets, call... More ›
The Redeemer United Church of Christ will hold its annual Harvest Festival on Sunday, Oct. 23, in the Bexar Social Hall at 15681 Bexar Bowling Road in Marion.
A worship service will begin at 10:30 a.m., followed by a turkey dinner. Drive-thru... More ›
The Come and Take It Squares of Gonzales is offering a free Open House on Monday, Oct. 24, at 7 p.m. to introduce the fun of square dancing. Lessons will begin on Monday, Nov. 7. Both the Open House and lessons will be held in the Presbyterian Church... More ›
The next Wilson County Road Runners Group Run will take place in the Abrego Lake community park at 189 Abrego Lake Drive in Floresville on Saturday, Oct. 22, at 8 a.m.
Group runs are free and open to the public, with water provided on the route... More ›
The Joshua D. Brown Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas will meet on Monday, Oct. 24, at 10 a.m. in the Trinity Baptist Church at 800 Jackson Road in Kerrville.
The featured speaker will be Judith Kinsey McVay, who will be reviewing... More ›
The Joshua D. Brown Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas hosted a very successful history booth at the Texas Heritage Music Festival recently held at Schreiner University in Kerrville.
More than 1,200 children visited... More ›
Sacred Heart Catholic Church’s Society of St. Vincent De Paul aims to feed the less fortunate of our community where others cannot help, according to the group’s president, Richard Abrego... More ›
The seventh annual Chili Cook-off and Costume Contest will be held on Saturday, Oct. 29, from noon to 10 p.m. at CB Cowboy’s at 2089 Standish St. (S.H. 97) in Floresville.
Participants may... More ›
The Carver will present its first performance of the season with Grammy-nominated R&B performer Freddie Jackson on Saturday, Oct. 29, at 8 p.m. in the Carver Community Cultural Center at 226... More ›
The 2016 Pecan Fest Heritage Days invites all bakers to enter their best nutty dessert for the Pecan Bake Show. Entries are due on Saturday, Oct. 29, between 8:30-9:30 a.m. in the Big Red Barn on S.H. 123 at Cordova Road in Seguin.
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Many events to celebrate the season are coming. Take your pick fraom this selection across the area.
•The Falls City Lions Club presents a Halloween Bash Saturday, Oct... More ›
Halloween is just around the corner, but this holiday is not all about candy. Or at least it doesn’t have to be. These creepy bloodshot eyeball deviled eggs are the perfect thing for your Halloween party. They will delight (or disgust) kids and... More ›
Part two of “Readers share their spooky tales.”
From our nephew Joey: Once, when I was going with my late uncle Reynaldo to feed his cattle at my dad’s ranch, he backed out of our driveway... More ›
Q: When I was a youngster in the 1940s, almost every birthday and Christmas would include at least two or three “Little Golden Books.” My earliest one was “Baby’s Book” published in 1942. Others are “Nursery Tales,” “The Lively Little Rabbit,” “Hansel... More ›