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  1. Texas business woman sentenced to prison for $1.4 million Hip Dingo fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Examiner.com

    The former owner of San Antonio Hip Dingo stores was sentenced to federal prison for 7 years on Aug. 25, 2015. Lea Ann Blystone, the owner and managing partner of HipDingo clothing and accessories stores in Boerne and Fredericksburg , was sentenced to seven years in federal prison Wednesday afternoon by Senior United States Judge David Ezra in San Antonio .

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  2. Toadies release new song, announce tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Pavilion October 21 - The Woodlands, TX @ Dosey Doe October 22 - New Braunfels, TX @ Gruene Hall October 23 - Fredericksburg, TX @ Luckenbach Dance Hall October 24 - Goliad, TX @ Schroeder Hall November 5 - Denton, TX @ Rock n Rodeo November 6 - ...

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  3. San Antonio businesswoman sentenced to federal prison for defrauding former employerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Business Journal

    San Antonio businesswoman Lea Ann Blystone was sentenced to seven years in federal prison for her role in a $1.4 million fraud scheme as part of a plea deal she made with the government. Blystone, 48, is the owner and managing partner of HipDingo stores in Boerne, Fredericksburg and formerly San Antonio.

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  4. Terra Verde Group, Wheelock Street buy Boot Ranch from LehmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | PE Hub

    Terra Verde Group , in partnership with Wheelock Street Capital , acquired Boot Ranch , a 2,052 acre master-planned community in Fredericksburg, Texas, from Lehman Brothers . The deal includes Estate and Cabin home sites, a 55,000-square-foot members-only clubhouse and village complex, a 4.5-acre pool and sports complex, an 18-hole golf course and a 34-acre golf practice park and executive par-3 course.

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  5. Jay Hester The Godfather of BoerneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Examiner.com

    ... brought another large scale commissioned sculpture; this time outside of Boerne, expanding his credentials to Fredericksburg, Texas. To commemorate the 150 year anniversary of the city of Fredericksburg, Hester was commissioned to create a sculpture ...

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  6. Helotes finally added to colorful Texas Hill Country mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... pictures. And here is what many consider the heart of the Hill Country, the area from Kerrville up to Fredericksburg and over to Hwy. 281. Then head up to the Highland Lakes area that includes the area around Marble Falls and stretches over to ...

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  7. Lehman Brothers sells Boot Ranch to Wheelock and Terra Verde GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | PE Hub

    Wheelock Street Capital LLC and Terra Verde Group have acquired Fredericksburg, Texas-based Boot Ranch , a private golf and family community. The seller was Lehman Brothers .

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  8. The more than 2000-acre Boot Ranch community was started in 2006, west of Austin.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Dallas Morning News

    ... of the successful Windsong Ranch community in Prosper - has purchased the more than 2,000-acre Boot Ranch in Fredericksburg. After opening in 2006, the luxury second-home community fell into foreclosure and has been owned for more than four years by ...

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  9. OLLI-TTU kick-off announcedRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Bandera County Courier

    Lifelong learners age 50 and older are invited to help "kick off" the Fall 2015 semester of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute in the Hill Country on Friday, August 28, at the Texas Tech University Higher Education Teaching Site at Fredericksburg, 2818 East US Highway 290. The event is scheduled from 6 pm to 9 pm.

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  10. Grape EscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Texas Highways

    ... "You'd expect it to be a great spot." So, in December, Messina Hof, which also has locations in Bryan and Fredericksburg, joined Grapevine's urban wine scene. As Grapevine gears up for its 29th annual GrapeFest wine festival and competition on ...

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  11. Weaver Technologies Recognized as One of 100 Most Promising Microsoft Solution Providers of 2015Read the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | PR Log

    PRLog - Aug. 14, 2015 - FREDERICKSBURG, Texas -- Weaver Technologies, an information technology solutions provider, has been named to CIOReview's list of "100 Most Promising Microsoft Solution Providers of 2015." According to the article, Weaver Technologies is described as "a unique IT Consultancy specializing in analyzing infrastructure and crafting one-of-a-kind solutions that solves problems and improves organizational performance."

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  12. Hill Country festivals, bazaars will fill weekendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Chron

    Whether your favorites are wine tastings, the food, music or fun of folk celebrations, the Hill Country has it all. Visitors can learn more about Bob Hope , movie star, television entertainer, USO volunteer and golfer at the Traveling Bob Hope Exhibit on display at the National Museum of the Pacific War in Fredericksburg, through Sept.

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  13. Oktoberfest puts the oompah into autumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Chron

    Texas is home to around 2 million residents claiming German heritage, and when it comes to October, they are ready to celebrate everything German. There are many celebrations throughout Texas, including: If you are looking for an Austin Oktoberfest, check out the Fredericksburg Oktoberfest, west of Austin.

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  14. Head For the Hills: Texas Hill CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Vogel Talks RVing

    Settled in the 1850s by immigrants from the Old Country, Fredericksburg retains much of its Germanic influence through shop and restaurant themes, seasonal festivals including the annual Oktoberfest with its oom-pahs, polkas, and bratwurst. A Rex Vogel, all rights reserved Conjure up ranches and communities of German heritage, wineries, fields of wildflowers, and sparkling rivers lined with cypress and oak.

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  15. In Hill Country murder, accused admits disposing of bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | MySanAntonio.com

    A Kendall County man who avoided prosecution on a murder charge over the 2009 slaying of his cousin, Trey A. Noah , has pleaded guilty to evidence tampering for helping dispose of the corpse, officials say. Shelby C. Moore , 24, faces up to nine years in prison under the plea deal struck Tuesday as a jury was being seated in Fredericksburg for his trial for evidence tampering.

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  16. Jennifer Prinz Named Examiner for 2015 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | PRWeb

    ... 2015 winners: PricewaterhouseCoopers Public Sector Practice, McLean, Va. (service); Hill Country Memorial, Fredericksburg, Texas (health care); St. David's HealthCare, Austin, Texas (health care) and Elevations Credit Union, Boulder, Colo. ...

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  17. Hill Country Distillers play around with prickly pear & jalape o...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Austin American Statesman

    Hill Country Distillers in Comfort, a small town south of Fredericksburg, has been making moonshine out of fermented prickly pear cactus and jalapeA os, both primarily sourced from Texas ranchers or growers. The moonshines, available since earlier this year in bottles at a handful of Austin liquor stores and bars, have no corn or grain added - which the distillers say makes for consistently smooth spirits.

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  18. A Frozen Week for Texas VineyardsRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2014 | EatMyWords

    ... Hill Country and High Plains vineyards," said Lydia Wessner, vineyard manager for Grape Creek Vineyards in Fredericksburg. "If a freeze happens that reaches those buds, there's nothing you can really do about it. They're pretty much going to die." ...

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  19. Texas Winemaker Wows Judges on First Round of ABC-TV's "The Taste"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2014 | EatMyWords

    The Taste , a cooking competition show, may have recognized a certain well-known Texas winemaker in the season's first episode. Don Pullum of Mason, a small town west of Fredericksburg, wowed celebrity judges Anthony Bourdain, Nigella Lawson, Marcus Samuelsson, and Ludo Lefebvre with his savvy culinary skills in the on-set kitchen.

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  20. Natural Cocktail Used to Prevent, Treat Disease of Wine GrapesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Health News Digest

    ... a vineyard to die in anywhere from a few months to a few years after infection, according to Jim Kamas of Fredericksburg, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service horticulturist and outreach coordinator for the Texas Pierce's Disease Research and ...

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