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    Thursday, December 14, 2017
    (Bastrop) – Cedar Creek High School senior Kendall Haase has been selected as a delegate to the 2018 United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) in recognition of her outstanding record of service and leadership. Haase is one of two students from Texas, and the only one from our area, selected for the prestigious program. Only 104 students were selected nationally.  “What a tremendous honor to ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest, School District
    Thursday, December 14, 2017
    (Bastrop) – CJ Ramirez, a sophomore at the Colorado River Collegiate Academy (CRCA), has been selected to participate in the 2018 Youth Collaboratory. He will join 23 other students in an online educational program as well as travel across the country to advocate for responsible and empowered citizenship.  “This is an exciting opportunity for CJ to be connected to a network of incredible ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, School District, Education, Press Release
    Wednesday, December 13, 2017
    The 2017 Lost Pines Christmas season stepped into high gear this past next weekend. Brought to you by the Downtown Business Alliance and the City of Bastrop, this weekend’s Lighted Christmas Parade shined and dazzles its way down Main Street and the parade route Saturday evening. “It is such a community wide effort, from City Staff to our amazing volunteers, sponsors, judges, announcers and most ...read more
    Categories: Entertainment, Main Street, Community, Fun Facts, Press Release
    Wednesday, December 06, 2017
    December 6, 2017Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $695 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments (AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $695.2 million in local sales tax allocations for December, 10.8 percent more than in December 2016. These allocations are based on sales made ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Economic
    Monday, November 27, 2017
    Downtown Bastrop was alive last Saturday with the second annual Wassail Fest, in conjunction with Small Business Saturday. The official kick off to the 2017 Lost Pines Christmas holiday season in Bastrop, downtown merchants and restaurateurs vied for annual Wassail bragging rights by brewing up their own versions of the holiday apple cider. “We had 14 merchants participate this year, up from 9 in ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release, Entertainment, General News Article, Main Street
    Wednesday, November 08, 2017
    TruckersB2B members—including their employees and drivers—can now receive a 19% discount on the monthly service charge of qualified wireless plans. AT&T also offers a full suite of services that improve the way you manage your business, like fleet tracking, electronic forms, asset tracking, and enhanced push to talk just to name a few.
    Categories: Press Release