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Texas-sized welcome: National VFW president visits Austin

On March 3, Maurice T. Suttles, VFW Post 3413 Auxiliary, President Bernie Adams, went to Austin to meet the National VFW President Francisca Guilford of Anchorage, Alaska. The national president was greeted at the airport by State VFW President Jayne McCormick and other VFW Auxiliary members.  She was then taken to the Department of Texas VFW Headquarters where she met State Adjutant/Quartermaster Roy Grona and toured the facilities. Guilford attended a lunch hosted by the Georgetown VFW Post 8587.

Printmaker Maggie Jackson is the featured artist during this Saturday’s Art Squared Arts Market in downtown San Marcos. She said nature mainly inspires her work. (photo by July Moreno)

Art Squared kicks off new season Saturday

Art Squared Arts Market is gearing up for a new season.
Many artisan vendors from across the region are expected to be onsite exhibiting their work for sale this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Arts Market takes place on the Hays County Courthouse lawn in downtown San Marcos, and admission is free.
Art Squared Arts Market also features live music from local musicians from 1 to 4 p.m. with bluesy singer-songwriter Tracy Weinberg and Celtic band O’Malarkey.  
This year, food vendors have been added to make the event even more fun.

Dear Abby 3/15/16

Mom taking step into dating is tripped up by daughter

DEAR ABBY: I’m a single mom in my 40s and my daughter is 12. After my last relationship, 10 years ago (not with her father), I took a leave of absence from the dating world to concentrate on myself and being the best mother I could.

Al Dressen will be among the musical acts during the 24th Annual Swing on the Square festival April 1 through April 3 in historic downtown San Marcos.

Swing on the Square festival bringing music to downtown

Mark your calendars for a weekend of live music and fun for the whole family at the 24th Annual Swing on the Square festival.
The event will take place April 1 through April 3 in historic downtown San Marcos.
Formerly the Texas Natural and Western Swing Festival, the event will feature Western Swing acts from the likes of Carolyn Martin, Mikki Daniel, the Texan Playboys, Al Dressen and many more at various venues in downtown.


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