Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 12/03/2014 - 10:53am
Chloe Robertson, 3, and Ellie Barnes, 9, from Bertram, enjoyed meeting Santa Claus Saturday, Nov. 29, at Bertram’s Old Tyme Christmas event. Bertram resident Chuck Guthrie has been helping out for a couple of years with duties as the Jolly Old Elf.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:01am
Bertram Thrift Store volunteers pose with some of their new Christmas decorations for sale. Connie Kaiser (third from right) is the store’s new manager, who wishes to announce that the shop will be closed Nov. 27-28 for the Thanksgiving holidays, but will be open from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Nov. 29.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 10/29/2014 - 5:00am
This Friday, on Halloween, Oct. 31, Bertram will shut down Vaughan Street to vehicular traffic between Lampasas and East Streets so that families and children can to trick-or-treat in safety. The fun will start at 5:30 p.m. and continue until “the candy
runs out.” Various businesses and organizations will provide treats and activities.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 10/22/2014 - 5:00am
Judging by the number of Halloween pictures beingposted on FaceBook, it appears that our kids and a surprising number of adults are more than ready for the spooky holiday on Friday, Oct. 31. This Saturday, Oct. 25, the first community-wide event will be held on the campus of the Church of Christ at West and Elm. Trunk or Treat will be from 4–6 p.m., offering a chance to enjoy lots of free activities for children and adults, alike.