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Billy Mata to perform at Feb. 2 Brush Country Music Jamboree
Contributed information The annual Brush Country Music Jamboree is almost here. Fans of Western Swing will hear some examples of the genre from 7-10 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 2, at the Dobie-West Perfo...
Jan 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elvis returns
Contributed information Drake Milligan is returning to Dobie West Performing Arts Theatre in George West at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 16. Milligan is an Elvis tribute artist who has been singing Elvis'...
Jan 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Winterfest hurrah
Kids lined up for the chance to play in the 'snow' at the George West Winterfest Saturday.
Dec 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cowboy Church rounds up gospel quartet
GEORGE WEST – Huddled around a piano in a small church in far East Texas, Wayne Christian and members of his family worked out musical arrangements and four-part harmonies for what would become a v...
Nov 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local shopping event makes Christmas easier
Shopping during the holidays is a stressful situation that everyone has been in at one point in time or another. Thankfully for Live Oak County residents, there is a group of local businesswomen wh...
Nov 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grace Armantrout Museum to reopen LOC Veterans Depot
Contributed information Grace Armantrout Museum is getting ready to re-open the Live Oak County Veterans Depot. The celebration will be on Saturday, Nov. 14, in conjunction with Veterans Day. The V...
Nov 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Time to paint your wagons and parade
Nov 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information The Storyfest Little Red Wagon Parade will kick off Storyfest at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 7. Storyfest opens with the George West school band leading the famous Little Red Wag...
Oh, give me a home in the Oakville Jail
by Richard and Janis Hudson
Oct 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The Live Oak County Historical Commission once again invites the public to the Oct. 31 Oakville Jail Marker unveiling. Oakville was the original Live Oak County seat. The jail, built in 1887, has r...
Jail marker unveiling sure to evoke Old Oakville nostalgia
by Janis and Hud Huson
Oct 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The Live Oak County Historical Commission proudly announces the Oakville Jail Marker unveiling coming up at 2 p.m. on Oct. 31. Oakville was the original Live Oak county seat. The jail, built 1887, ...
Preparations underway for 27th Storyfest
Oct 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information GEORGE WEST – Preparations are underway for the 27th annual George West Storyfest, scheduled this year for Nov. 6-8. The committees are hard at work getting everything ready...
Dobie Theatre invites laughs with upcoming performer Cleto
Oct 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information The Dobie West Theatre is the place to be on Tuesday, Oct. 10. At 7 p.m., the theatre will be hosting its first stand-up comedian – Cleto Rodriguez. He has appeared at the M...
LOCRSP gives books to children
Sep 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Each year, the Live Oak County Retired School Personal Association participates in a children’s book project. In May the group gave a book to each child in the pre-kindergarten classes in George We...