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    Thursday, November 16, 2017
    Bastrop, Texas, The City of Bastrop’s newly formed Hospitality & Downtown department is excited to announce new pricing and packaging available at the Bastrop Convention & Exhibit Center.   “The Bastrop Convention & Exhibit Center is committed to serving our community and guests by working as a team to build local partnerships, enhance local and regional events, and provide efficient results ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    Bastrop, Texas, The City of Bastrop City Council will be holding a televised public meeting on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at Bastrop City Hall, 1311 Chestnut Street, to discuss the free-range chickens and roosters in Bastrop.  Both Council and Staff routinely receive input from our citizens on this topic, some in favor of keeping the chickens ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, City Council, Human Interest
    Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    (Bastrop) -- After a 36-year career in public education, Steve Murray announced his retirement effective December 31, 2017. Murray has served as the superintendent of Bastrop ISD for the last eight years.  “It is with extremely mixed emotions that I am announcing my retirement,” said Murray in a statement to Bastrop ISD staff. “To say that the last 36 years have been rewarding would be quite the ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 14, 2017
    Communities have a chance to win a $500,000 revitalization Main Street SHOREVIEW, Minn. – Nov. 13, 2017 – After thousands of nominations from small towns all over the country, Deluxe Corporation today announced the 20 communities that are in the running for season 3 of the highly acclaimed Small Business Revolution – Main Street series. On Sept. 28, Deluxe launched the second season of Small ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Entertainment, Main Street, Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, November 08, 2017
    TruckersB2B members—including their employees and drivers—can now receive a 19% discount on the monthly service charge of qualified wireless plans. AT&T also offers a full suite of services that improve the way you manage your business, like fleet tracking, electronic forms, asset tracking, and enhanced push to talk just to name a few.
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, November 01, 2017
    (Bastrop) -- Tennis students at both Bastrop High School and Cedar Creek High School, as well as tennis enthusiasts in our community, will soon get to play on renovated courts. During its budget adoption in June of this year, the BISD Board of Trustees had set aside $215,000 to complete the repairs at both campuses.  The repairs include removing algae, leveling low-lying areas of the courts that ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community, School District
    Friday, September 29, 2017
    (Bastrop) The Bastrop Chamber of Commerce, Elgin Chamber of Commerce, and Smithville Area Chamber of Commerce are proud to announce the establishment of a Business Recovery Team for the County. “Unfortunately, disasters are all too familiar here is Bastrop County and affect families as well as our business community.” said Bastrop Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Becki Womble. “The birth of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Economic
    Friday, July 21, 2017
    Sip, shop and swirl your way through historic downtown Bastrop at the sixth Annual Lost Pines Christmas Wine Swirl on Saturday, December 16th, from 6 to 9 p.m. “We hope this year’s event is going to be the biggest and best yet,” said Main Street Program Director Sarah O’Brien. “we have ramped up our efforts to include more community input, and to make this a curated wine and food event.” Swirl ...read more
    Categories: Community, Entertainment, Main Street, Press Release, Travel & Tourism