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Wed
09
Apr

Lockhart Cemetery descendants asked to volunteer April 26

 

Descendants of those buried in Lockhart Cemetery in Cuero are asked to volunteer to beautify the cemetery at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 26. Volunteers are asked to bring landscaping equipment/material/plastic flowers. Volunteers are also needed to identify the names and locations of those buried. Contact Willie Mae Fryer-McNary or George McNary by phone at 281-743-4158 or by email at mcnaryg@gmail.com.
 
Wed
09
Apr

St. Mark's women make quilts for LWR

St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Cuero Women of the ELCA, display quilts made for Lutheran World Relief before they are taken to the LWR Ingathering on April 23 at Texas Lutheran University in Seguin. The quilts were blessed during the 9 a.m. March 23 service. Shown seated from left, Mary Ann Hull, Nita Pakebusch, Mary Kahlich, Pat Wanjura, Lornett Lassman, Kathy Kueker, Barbara Vernon, Linda Markert, Barbara Cooper, Michelle Schlinke, Marlene Fromme, Jean Dohmann, JoAnn Luddeke, Carol Thurk, and Arnelda Carter. Shown standing is Pastor Karl Biermann. Photo contributed by Marsha Gibson Photography.

Wed
09
Apr

CHS students perform "The Miracle Worker"

 

A handful Cuero High School students performed “The Miracle Worker” in Gonzales for the UIL district one act play on March 25.
 
Four of the Cuero students received district awards. Sammy Rojas received all star crew for his work on the lights, Lisa Francis received all star cast for her role as Annie Sullivan, Caytlyn Phillips received honorable mention all star cast for her role as Helen, and Emma Adams received honorable mention all star cast for her role as Kate.
 
Other CHS students in the performance were Kerilyn Wendel as the doctor, Taylor Boone as Keller, Mariah Rodriguez as Viney/Anagnus, D.J. Rangel as Percy, Kalieh Patek as Martha, Shilo Gaitan as Aunt Ev, Chant Parker as James, Lydia Jones in backstage crew, Tracy Hang in sound. Sharon Ernster is CHS director.
Tue
08
Apr

Shannon Jacoby takes movie role as prison parolee

 

Tue
08
Apr

Police investigate fires

 

State and local law enforcement officers continue to investigate recent fires in vacant buildings in Cuero.
 
Two abandoned houses burned recently and law enforcement believe the fires to be linked and have listed them as suspicious fires.
 
Both fires were at night. The first was on March 30th at a house at 301 Crain and the second was on April 1 at 118 Dorothy.
According to Cuero Police Department, both fires are under investigation.
Tue
08
Apr

2 arrested on drug charges

 

Two people were arrested in Cuero recently on drug charges in separate incidents.
 
On Wednesday, April 2, Jackie Nichole Hahn, 28, of Cuero was questioned following a traffic stop and gave officers approval to search her vehicle.
 
The search resulted in Hahn being charged with 11 counts of drug related offenses. They included possession with intent to deliver dangerous drugs, possession of marijuana, tampering with evidence, and six counts of manufacturing and delivery of controlled substances.
 
On Thursday, April 3, Geneva Rosales Richter, 35, of Yoakum was arrested following a traffic stop in Cuero on North Esplanade.
 
Officers charged her with possession of marijuana in a drug free zone, tampering with physical evidence and driving with license suspended.
Tue
08
Apr

April Yard of the Month announced

Yard of the Month for April belongs to Mike and Carol Ellis at 243 N Ladner.  The well designed yard features azaleas, petunias, snow drops, plumbago, roses and many other beautiful plants.  In addition to  helping maintain the yard, Mike also carves beautiful wooden objects.  The Yorktown Chamber of Commerce has passed the Yard of the Month project to the Keep Yorktown Beautiful organization.  Yards of individuals and businesses will be selected for the honor using the following criteria: landscape design, neatness, unity, functionality, and creativity.  Nominations for Yard of the Month may be made by calling Dorothy Mayfield at 564-3294.  Keep Yorktown Beautiful appreciates everyone's help in maintaining neat and attractive yards. Contributed Photo

Tue
08
Apr

Rodeo Smoke grand champions

Gruenau Turn & Schuetzen Verein president Ted Dlugosch presents the grand champion trophy to the Rodeo Smoke cooking team who took first place honors at the Gruenau cook-off. Contributed photo.

 

 

Thu
03
Apr

CHS seniors visit Austin

The Cuero High School Class of 2014 traveled to Austin March 31 to visit the Bullock Texas State History Museum and the Texas State Capitol. Contributed photo.

Tue
01
Apr

DCSO hosts crime prevention meeting April 9 at Turner Hall

 

The DeWitt County Sheriff’s Office will host a crime prevention awareness meeting at the Hochhiem Prairie Hall (Turner Hall) at 5245 State Highway 111, approximately 6 miles south of Yoakum, at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 9. 
 
Sergeant Carl Bowen of the DCSO investigation department will be giving the presentation. For more info, contact Bowen at the DCSO at 361-275-5734.
 
Read more DeWitt County briefs in this week's edition of the Record. Call 361-275-3464 to subscribe.

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