News for Press Release

    Thursday, April 12, 2018
    3/14/18 (Bastrop County, TX) – – After City management became increasingly concerned about former Public Safety Director Chief Steve Adcock’s leadership and managerial skills, the at-will employee’s employment status with the organization came to an unexpected close this week. “We greatly appreciate Steve’s service and contributions to the City of Bastrop, as we continue to face the City’s ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 10, 2018
    (Bastrop) – Melinda Gardner, principal of Lost Pines Elementary, has been selected to participate in the 2018 Raise Your Hand Texas Leadership Program. She is among 100 other school leaders from across the state selected because of her potential to affect significant change at her campus, within the district, and throughout the state.  To kick off the yearlong leadership program, Gardner will ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, General News Article, School District
    Monday, March 26, 2018
    Downtown restaurateurs have teamed up again to bring you the 2nd annual Cinco de Mayo Pub Crawl in historic downtown Bastrop. The Cinco de Mayo Pub Crawl is slated to take place on Saturday, May 5th, from 6 to 9 p.m. This year’s Cinco De Mayo Crawl will have a Mariachi Twist! For $30 dollars’ participants will get to sample 5 different Cinco de Mayo inspired libations from Crawl Stops of their ...read more
    Categories: Community, Main Street, Entertainment, Press Release
    Thursday, March 22, 2018
    AUSTIN, Texas—The Texas Historical Commission (THC) will recommend Bastrop for successful annual progress as a designated Main Street community, one of 68 to be recognized this year. The Texas Main Street Program (TMSP) began in 1981 as one of the first state coordinating programs in the country. Local Main Street programs focus on responsibly utilizing a community’s historic assets for economic ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Main Street
    Thursday, March 01, 2018
    The Bastrop Main Street Program is excited to announce that individual tickets for our second annual Table On Main event our on sale now.  Imagine an evening with friends sharing local food and drinks at a long table in the heart of historic downtown Bastrop underneath the stars of a Texas sky. The Table on Main is set for Sunday, April 29th, and is an outdoor dining experience in historic ...read more
    Categories: Community, Entertainment, Main Street, Press Release, Fun Facts, Travel & Tourism