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Kerrville Folk Festival Opening Night Stellar Lineup - The Kerrville Folk Festival 2014 opens on May 22 with a stellar rockin’ lineup. There’s truly something for everyone at this festival, from camping, campfire jam sessions, concerts and activities for kids, songwriting and music workshops, song sharing sessions, arts & crafts booths, Hill Country bike rides and canoe trips on the Guadalupe to Sunday Folk Song Services, Shabbat Services and much ... - Wed, 09 Apr 2014

Fitch Affirms Peterson Regional Medical Center (TX) Revs at 'BBB-'; Removes Rating Watch Negative - Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'BBB-' rating on the following Kerrville Health Facilities Development Corporation bonds, issued on behalf of Sid Peterson Memorial Hospital (dba Pet - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Kerrville kids excel in young athlete program - Children at the Kerrville Independent School District Early Childhood Center tested their agility Tuesday as they transitioned between indoor soccer, walking balance beams and more during a Young Athl - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

KISD mulls Spanish in grade school - With Spanish being the second most spoken language in Texas, Kerrville Independent School District board of trustees are considering making a district goal to have all students exit fifth grade being - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

2nd oilfield business eyeing Kerrville location - A second oilfield service related business is eyeing the Kerrville airport grounds for its operations. - Mon, 21 Apr 2014

Kerrville candidates speak at forum - Five of the six hopefuls running for Kerrville city council in the May 10 municipal election spoke Monday at the first forum ahead of early voting. - Tue, 08 Apr 2014

Announcing the 43rd Annual Kerrville Folk Festival - Held each year since 1972, the 18-day Kerrville Folk Festival is the longest continuously running festival of its kind in North America. The 43rd annual Kerrville Folk Festival is May 22 - June 8, 2014; a partial lineup can be found at . (PRWeb April 01, 2014) Read the full story at - Tue, 01 Apr 2014

Folk festival founder dies at 84 - After a round-the-clock-hour vigil attended by his loved ones, Rod Kennedy, the 84-year-old founder of the long-running Kerrville Folk Festival, died early Monday morning. His last words reportedly we - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Kerr County commissioner dead at 60 - KERRVILLE — Longtime Kerr County commissioner Bruce Oehler, 60, who was known for his compassion, voluntary spirit and culinary skills, died early Monday of an apparent heart attack. Coming just three months after County Judge Pat Tinley died of lung cancer, Oehler's passing stunned courthouse employees who recalled his eagerness to cook for county events and for volunteer fire department and ... - Mon, 21 Apr 2014

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A Chorus for Rod Kennedy: ATX songwriters pen one for the Kerrville Folk ... - Austin Chronicle - As a personal friend, he supported me through some tough times, and he elevated my musical career with one move: he called to put me on the main stage in 1990. He took me on the Kerrville music cruises, and on Kerrville tours. We shared a bond, the ...Kerrville Folk Festival Founder Rod Kennedy Passes - - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Plane crash near Kerrville sends one to hospital - - GILLESPIE COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) — A plane crash at Silver Wings Airport near Kerrville on Wednesday morning sent a passenger to the hospital with a fractured leg, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. The plane is a Cessna O-1 Bird Dog, ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Remembering Rod Kennedy, Kerrville Folk Fest Founder - Texas Public Radio - Rod Kennedy, who died early yesterday, was a giant, but a behind-the-scenes giant. I spoke to Kerrville Folk Festival Producer Dalis Allen. “His passion led him to create what we now know as the Kerrville Folk Festival, which is in its 43rd year ...Kerrville Folk Festival Founder Kennedy Passes Away - Radio NB - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Edwards Plateau ranchland program offered April 23-25 in Kerrville - AgriLife Today - KERRVILLE – “Protecting the Legacy of the Edwards Plateau” on April 23-25 in Kerrville will offer education to landowners and include Texas Department of Agriculture continuing education units, according to program planners. The three-day event, hosted ... - Thu, 10 Apr 2014

Nuevo Laredo man set to die for Kerrville slaying - KSAT San Antonio - HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A Mexican citizen convicted of fatally beating a former Baylor University professor and attacking his wife at their ranch near Kerrville is headed to the Texas death chamber. Ramiro Hernandez-Llanas would be the sixth Texas ...Mexican National Set to Die for Kerrville Murder - WOAI.comConvicted murderer who escaped from Mexico executed for killing near Kerrville - Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)Mexican National Set to Die for 1997 Texas Slaying - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthNPR - - Wed, 09 Apr 2014

Kerrville rancher murder suspect to be executed Wednesday night - KSAT San Antonio - A man convicted of murdering a Kerrville rancher is scheduled to be executed Wednesday night in Huntsville. Show Transcript Hide Transcript. TIM GERBER, NEWT GINGRICH. THANK. -- KSAT 12 NEWS. A MAN WILL BE EXECUTED TONIGHT IN ... - Wed, 09 Apr 2014

Kerrville veterans center promotes 'vets helping vets' - The Bandera Bulletin - Despite the presence of outreach and service programs, the needs of Bandera County's veterans sometimes exceeds the purview of Kerrville's veterans' hospital and facilities in San Antonio. Trying to bridge the gap is the Hill Country Veterans Center ... - Thu, 27 Mar 2014

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