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  1. Lawmakers offer flood disaster aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | Burnet Bulletin

    Connie Swinney/Burnet Bulletin State and federal lawmakers descended on the Highland Lakes Wednesday, Oct. 17 to assess damage and infrastructure issues, including a collapsed RM 2900 Bridge in Kingsland, in the wake of the Llano River flooding into Llano and Burnet Counties. Pictured from left to right are Burnet County Judge James Oakley, U.S. Senator Ted Cruz, Llano County Pct.

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    Wednesday Oct 24 | Burnet Bulletin

    After buckets of rain filled the Colorado and Llano Rivers on Tuesday, Oct. 16, the Lower Colorado River Authority made the decision to open eight flood gates at Buchanan Dam to release much of the floodwaters. This in turn created a hazard for residents living along Buchanan, Inks, Wirtz, Starcke, Mansfield, and Tom Miller dams as waters began to rush through the Highland Lakes on Tuesday evening.

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  3. Donna Kathryn Tolar CorbinRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    Donna Kathryn Tolar Corbin went to be with the Lord on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018 in Seabrook, Texas at the age of 80. She was preceded in death by her parents and beloved grandparents, her brother, Jim Corbin, and her brother, Bill Corbin.

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  4. Applications sought for new auditorRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    Burnet County Auditor Karen Hardin's tenure with the county apparently will end Sept. 30 after 33rd District Judge Allan Garrett and 424th District Judge Evan Stubbs voted Friday morning not to appoint an auditor at this time, but to "open the position up for applications" during a public hearing in the district courtroom.

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  5. Ruth Marie FranklinRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    Ruth Marie Franklin passed away Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, at the age of 97. She was born Jan. 8, 1921, in Los Angeles, California, to Clara and Ernest Ekstrand. Ruth attended school and graduated in 1939 from South Gate High, South Gate, California, and attended business school in 1940.

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  6. Court 'ratifies' disaster declarationRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    Due to the worsening fire danger, Burnet County Commissioners Aug. 6 approved restricting outdoor burning including activities such as outdoor cooking and burning cactus for livestock feed as well as welding and grinding projects without safeguards. The commissioners court took action in a 4-0 vote which essentially "ratified" a Declaration of Disaster and order Prohibiting Outdoor Burning issued July 30 by Burnet County Judge James Oakley.

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  7. Residents evacuate as fire burns near Inks LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    Contributed/Daniel Adams Art Gallery This photo by local artist Daniel Adams captures the fantastic image of a water drop occurring in an effort to cease progress of the Hoover Valley fire on Sunday, July 29. First Responders from Burnet, Llano, Blanco, Williamson, and Travis Counties teamed together Sunday afternoon and continue to fight the fire off of County Road 116 as residents and campers from the area flee towards safer ground. Around 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 29, a grassfire sparked off of County Road 116, better known as Hoover Valley Road, and quickly escalated to yet another raging wildfire for Burnet County.

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  8. RR&DT finds new venue for OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    The Hill Country Children's Advocacy Center's fundraising banquet, Rifles, Racks, and Deer Tracks, will make a comeback for its fifth year on Saturday, Oct. 27. This year, the event will see a change of venue, as it moves from its usual location at the Freedom Flyers Hangar to the YMCA of the Highland Lakes in Burnet. Guests will enjoy dinner, drinks, live music, and silent and live auctions while they enjoy a night out with their community as they come together to celebrate the HCCAC and its service to Burnet and surrounding counties.

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  9. Jerri Sue MurchisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    Jerri Sue Murchison, the beloved daughter of Gordon and Gay Murchison, and the most special baby sister of Rhonda, Rick, Becky, Robin and Deana left this life on Wednesday May 23, 2018 to be with her Lord. She was residing in Georgetown, Colorado.

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  10. Llano police chase ends at CR 122Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    An 18-year-old Llano man sustained injuries of a busted lip after allegedly leading police officers on a high-speed chase that ended at County Road 122 at approximately 12:49 a.m. on May 20. According to Llano County Sheriff Bill Blackburn, 18-year-old Andrew Charles Spence Belew allegedly stole a 2011 Chevrolet HHR and begain driving with it. After his sister called the police but added that she didn't know where he was headed, police officers reportedly spotted him at in Kingsland.

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    May 2, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    Wayne Craig/Clear Memories Looking back it seems like a blur: Burnet senior track athlete, Ian Carter, has done it again. This outstanding young man will be making his fourth consecutive trip to the state meet in Austin to compete in the 110 hurdles.

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  12. Llano County investigating skeletal remainsRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    The Llano County Sheriff's Office said it could take months to get answers on skeletal remains found April 1 on a large ranch in the western section of the county. Sheriff Bill Blackburn of Llano County said a family member of the ranch owner discovered the skeletal remains while riding around on a remote area of the property on an ATV.

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  13. Dig the LUAS Archaeology Fair this weekendRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    The Llano Uplift Archeological Society will host their annual Archeology Fair on Saturday. March 24, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the LCRA Nightengale Archaeological Center in Kingsland.

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  14. LPD indictments returned in FebruaryRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    A Llano County grand jury has issued additional indictments against the Llano with a police chief and a former officer in connection with a May 2, 1027, arrest of a Llano man. Llano Police Chief Kevin Ratliff and former officer Grant Harden both were charged Monday, Feb. 26 with a count of official oppression by trespass, a count of official oppression by false arrest and a count of tampering with a government document.

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  15. Democrats rally in Marble Falls Feb. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    Texas Agriculture Commissioner candidate Kim Olson will be the speaker at the Feb. 23 meeting of Highland Lakes Democratic Women in Meadowlakes. She is pictured here at center, greeting attendees at the area-wide Democratic Rally, Highland Lakes Democratic Women member Cristi Clement and Llano County Democrat Beverly Walker, right.

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  16. LTP Forum a lively debateRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    At least 130 voters eager to learn about Llano County candidates attended the Llano Tea Party Political Forum on Thursday night, Feb. 1. Despite a lively and sometimes prickly debate, moderator Ginger Shilts and LTP president Kathy Hussey were successful in a plea for "civility." Although Llano County has angled and researched and studied improved Internet connectivity for more than a decade, pursuit of that issue alone was a common promise among candidates.

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  17. Area-wide Democratic Rally called for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    The local trio Turnabout Trio--Lisa Miller, Don Crowder and Pat Gibbons--will provide live music entertainment at the old fashioned political rally for Democrats in Burnet, Llano, Blanco and Lampasas counties being held noon-3 p.m. Saturday at the Westside Park Community Center, Second Street at Avenue Q in Marble Falls. Democrats will hold a free, area-wide event from noon-3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 3, at Westside Park Community Building, 1610 Second Street in Marble Falls.

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  18. Llano will not replace suspended officersRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    Llano city officials don't plan to hire any police officers to replace four who are on paid administrative leave, according to City Manager Scott Edmonson. City council members went behind closed doors during the Monday, Jan. 22, council meeting to talk the matter over with city attorneys, but took no action following the executive session, Edmonson said.

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  19. NWS confident in winter storm warningRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2018 | Burnet Bulletin

    Freezing Rain and Sleet: All of South-Central Texas. Potential for greatest accumulation will be in the Winter Weather Warning area that includes Burnet, Llano and Blanco Counties .

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  20. Llano grad arrested in TSU shootingRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2017 | Burnet Bulletin

    A 26-year-old Llano High School graduate remains in the Erath County Jail in lieu of $855,000 bond, charged with shooting a Tarleton State University student in Stephenville last week in what authorities are calling a case of mistaken identity. Shawn Patrick Layton was caught by the Region 6 Special Operations Group at about 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, in the 1100 block of West Hyman in Stephenville during the execution of a search warrant and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, possession of a controlled substance in penalty group 1 less than a gram and possession of marijuana less than two ounces.

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