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Round-up taco dip

I love a good taco dip. I know it’s not quite the typical offering on Thanksgiving, but I usually am seeking something like this to hit my taste buds differently after the day anyway. Hope you were, too. Contributed by Jan Landrum Spahn, as printed in “A Taste of Heaven: A Collection,” by Cotulla Sacred…

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BEIN’ QUIET AIN’T BAD

Hey Murphy, I like going out to the lease on most weekends. It’s quiet and slower paced out there, and it’s a nice break. I like for my girlfriend to come with me, but I feel like I have to make it up to her that we spend so much time out there, because I…

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The Bible and the Headlines: News You Can Use

By David Bachelor, PhD Pastor, Pearsall 1st Methodist Church This week the Thanksgiving holiday will see families gathered to eat and celebrate. In most cases, more than one generation will be present. Grandparents, parents, and children will share love, food, and stories about God’s blessings to their family. Yet, according to some of the headlines,…

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MCIC and Frio SO to host Country Christmas event

The Moore Community Improvement Club and the Frio County Sheriff’s Office will host the Moore Country Christmas on Saturday, December 18 at the community center from 3 to 9 p.m. All residents of Frio County are invited to attend. The event is being billed as fun for the entire family and there will be a…

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The Bible And The Headlines: News You Can Use

By David Bachelor, PhD Pastor, Pearsall 1st Methodist Church This article will be published the day prior to World Toilet Day, however the last week has seen a trend in stories on this delicate subject, so this article could not wait. Water closet articles run the gamut from space travel to the very measure of…

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Yards of the month

The Cotulla Garden Club has named its Cotulla Yard of the Month award winners for November. Elsa Ruiz and Sandra Luna of Cotulla were named as the most recent winners. The Cotulla Garden Club has named its Encinal Yard of the Month award winners for November. Adriana Nieto of Encinal were named as the most…

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Nurse Practitioner Week is November 7-13

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has proclaimed November 7-13 Nurse Practitioner Week in Texas, recognizing the vital role of nurse practitioners in the state and in the modern health care system. “Nurse practitioners provide high-quality, personalized health care, and their expertise and hard work are critical to the well-being of countless Texans in communities throughout our…

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Pearsall Knights to host Day of Spiritual Reflection

The Knights of Columbus Immaculate Heart of Mary Council 8327 in Pearsall is inviting all men of faith to attend the Day of Spiritual Reflection at the church Parish Hall on Sunday, November 28. ”Many Catholic youth can attest that religious retreats are radically rejuvenating spiritual events that often leave a lasting impact on participants’…

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On the road again…

The Servants Motorcycle Club held its tenth annual Toy Run and Ride Through the Hill Country to benefit the Frio Friends of the Family. Following the event, members donated a check for $2,500 to FFOTF representatives. The Servants MC members have extended their thanks to the many sponsors and donors who made the event possible.…

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New York composer and pianist Ross Avant to make Carnegie hall Debut

Composer, pianist, singer and actor Ross Avant, formerly of Dilley, will make his debut this winter in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall on December 10. The event will also mark the world premiere of Avant’s Piano Sonata No. 1 as he will perform compositions from his forthcoming album, Pieces for Solo Piano. Avant, who…

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