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Save the date for Salsa Fest
The 17th annual Salsa Festival will be held in Kopplin Park in Three Rivers on July 1-2. This year’s festivities will begin in Friday evening, July 1, with a chili cook-off, car/bike show, karaoke ...
Apr 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Revolution groups host two Native American speakers
The Captain John Sale Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution and the Live Oak Sons, Sons of the American Revolutions held a meeting on March 15, at the Chamber of Commerce in George West. A ...
Apr 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Book Club kicks off new year
Contributed information The Live Oak County Book Club has restarted for 2016. The Book Club meets every last Tuesday of the month at 5:15 p.m. at the George West Library. January started with the n...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 6 6 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 | 5 5 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 | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cowboy Church rounds up gospel quartet
by Jenifer Jordan
Nov 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Local shopping event makes Christmas easier
by Mckenzie Stewart
Nov 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Grace Armantrout Museum to reopen LOC Veterans Depot
Nov 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Time to paint your wagons and parade
Nov 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 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 | 5 5 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, ...