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    Monday, December 10, 2018
    Sport Clips Haircuts just donated $1.35 million to the VFW…And it means even more veterans can go back to school using  Help A Hero ScholarshipsKANSAS CITY, Mo. (Dec. 10, 2018) – At the national headquarters of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S., the Vietnam War veteran who founded Sport Clips Haircuts handed over a check for $1.35 million to the VFW Foundation today in order to support Help ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    Bastrop’s Small Business Revolution Efforts Recognized by the Texas Downtown Association President’s Award Program The City of Bastrop’s Small Business Revolution efforts were recognized during a recent gathering of downtown professionals from across the State. City Officials proudly took home the Texas Downtown Association’s President Award Spirit of Downtown for their efforts surrounding Deluxe ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Government, Main Street, Press Release, Travel & Tourism
    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    Bastrop County, Texas – November 23, 2018 – The City of Bastrop is proud to announce that Andres Rosales has been promoted and named Fire Chief of the Bastrop Fire Department, effective immediately, by Public Safety Director James Altgelt. Rosales was selected to serve as the Interim Fire Chief in September of 2018. Prior to this appointment Rosales served as the Director of Information Technology ...read more
    Tuesday, November 27, 2018
    One of the Nation’s Top Halloween Attractions Now Open for the Holiday Season Starting December 1st! Scream Hollow Presents: Twisted Christmas, a Winter Wonderland with fun-filled family activities by day and two Christmas Haunts by night based on the historical legends and lore of Krampus.AUSTIN, Texas—November 21, 2018— Scream Hollow Wicked Halloween Park, one of the top Halloween attractions in ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Entertainment, General News Article, Travel & Tourism
    Tuesday, November 20, 2018
    CASA of Bastrop, Fayette & Lee Counties is pleased to announce the recent appointment of (left to right) Laura Kelly and Cami Dixon as Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs) by Judge Benton Eskew on November 13, 2018 and of (left to right) Peggy Gilmore, Rayma Holladay and Natasha Shepherd by Judge Jeff Steinhauser on November 14, 2018.  CASA of Bastrop, Fayette & Lee Counties endeavors to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, November 19, 2018
    OLD IRON BRIDGE INSPECTION REVEALS PUBLIC SAFETY CONCERNS Iconic Structure Closed to All Pedestrian Access Until Further Notice11/16/18 (Bastrop County, TX) – –City Officials have closed the Old Iron Bridge to all pedestrian traffic. No one will be allowed on the structure until further notice.  City Manager Lynda Humble made the decision to prohibit access to the iconic structure due to safety ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Travel & Tourism, Community, Press Release
    Friday, November 16, 2018
    CITY OF BASTROP CONTINUES EFFORTS TO GUIDE FISCALLY RESPONSIBLE DEVELOPMENTCity Council Extends Temporary Moratorium on New Development to Support Holistic Reform of Land-Use Regulations  BASTROP, TEXAS – November 16, 2018 – The Bastrop City Council last night voted to extend the temporary moratorium on new development through May 21, 2019. This extension will allow the City planning team to ...read more
    Categories: City Council, Community, General News Article, Government, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 06, 2018
    Downtown Bastrop Announces Lost Pines Christmas 2018 The Bastrop Main Street Program, City of Bastrop, community partners, merchants, business owners, and volunteers are teaming up again to present Lost Pines Christmas 2018, in the heart of Historic Downtown Bastrop. Lost Pines Christmas is a month-long event featuring community, organization, and business-sponsored celebrations for residents and ...read more
    Categories: Entertainment, Main Street, Travel & Tourism, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, October 25, 2018
    Contact: Becki WombleBastrop Chamber of Commerce President/CEO(512) 303-0558bwomble@bastropchamber.com    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                      October 25, 2018    Bastrop Chamber of Commerce Announces Hiring of New Membership Engagement Manager  Bastrop, Texas – The Bastrop Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and staff has announced the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release