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    Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    Visit Bastrop is pleased to announce that April Lewandowski has joined our team as a Senior Administrator.  April moved to Bastrop in August of 2005.  She has a Master's degree from UT Austin and a Bachelor's degree from Ithaca College in New York.  For the past six and a half years, she served as the Director of Operations for the Children's Advocacy Center Serving Bastrop, Lee & Fayette ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Main Street, Press Release
    Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    I am pleased to announce the promotion of Christy Hunn to the position of Marketing Coordinator. Christy most recently served in the position of Senior Administrator. This promotion recognizes the contributions Christy has made to Visit Bastrop during her tenure with the organization.  Please join us in congratulating Christy as she takes on these new responsibilities.
    Categories: General News Article, Main Street, Press Release
    Monday, January 28, 2019
    BASTROP, Texas, Jan. 29, 2019 – Visit Bastrop, the official tourism marketing organization for the City of Bastrop, today announced its rebranding effective immediately. Visit Bastrop debuted a new logo, tagline and branding campaign to reflect the destination’s core values and unique experiences it offers. The concept was developed by Augustine, Visit Bastrop's agency of record and focuses on ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Travel & Tourism
    Thursday, January 24, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 24, 2019  AUSTIN, TX—State Rep. John Cyrier (R-Lockhart) has been named Chair of the House Committee on Culture, Recreation, and Tourism for the 86th Texas Legislature by Speaker Dennis Bonnen. The committee is responsible for legislation involving hunting and fishing, wildlife, state parks, historical sites, tourism, and the Texas music industry. In addition, ...read more
    Categories: Government, Press Release, Community, Political
    Tuesday, January 22, 2019
     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                       Hampton Inn & Suites Bastrop TX Bastrop, Texas - ROC Hospitality Management is pleased to Announce TAMMY JOHNSON as the NEW GENERAL MANAGER at the Hampton Inn & Suites!  We are delighted to have someone with Tammy’s background and experience becoming part of our Hampton Team.  She is a strong leader, ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, January 21, 2019
    CASA of BASTROP, FAYETTE & LEE COUNTIES Calls for Volunteers This MLK Day Bastrop, Texas – “Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?’” the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said to an audience in Montgomery, Alabama in 1957. This quote rings just as true today as we reflect on Dr. King’s legacy, service and leadership. If you are looking for a special way ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, December 19, 2018
    Contact: Becki WombleBastrop Chamber of Commerce President/CEO(512) 303-0558bwomble@bastropchamber.com    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                      December 19, 2018    Bastrop Chamber of Commerce Announces Hiring of New Communication & Media Manager  Bastrop, Texas – The Bastrop Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and staff has announced ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release