Author: Wendi Wilkerson
Julie Fincher and Tasha Fitzgibbons of the Highland Lakes Service League recapped the nonprofit’s annual Christmas party for residents with special needs and gave a preview of the Chuck Wagon Chow Down fundraiser taking place on Jan. 27, 2024. Listen to “Busy time for Service League” on Spreaker.
Friends and family of 9-year-old Jace Jones have organized a benefit for the boy, who is fighting Duchenne muscular dystrophy. The event is 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10, at Brass Hall in Marble Falls and features food, live music, a silent auction, and more. Family friend Lori Bingham visited the KBEY studio with Jace’s mother, Rachel, […]
The Highland Lakes Squadron of the Commemorative Air Force in Burnet is hosting Santa and a C-47 from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 8 — a unique Christmas photo op. Squadron leader Kirk Noaker and cadet leader Aedan McLennan told KBEY 103.9 FM listeners about the high-flying event. Listen to “Santa and a C-47” on Spreaker.
Get into the Christmas spirit at the fourth annual Bertram Country Christmas on Saturday, Dec. 2. Downtown will be filled with joyful activities, including a parade, live music, and vendors. Event organizers Betty Predmore and Lori Ringstaff were in the KBEY 103.9 FM studio to spread the word. Listen to “It’s a Bertram Country Christmas” […]
A free community Thanksgiving meal is from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 23, at Vanderveer Church of Christ in Burnet. Organizer Nancy Heuss had a friendly visit with KBEY’s Mac McClennahan about the dinner. Listen to “Free Thanksgiving meal in Burnet” on Spreaker.
The Highland Lakes Crisis Network is holding a children’s coat drive. Donation drop-off of new or gently used coats and jackets is Friday, Nov. 24, at First Baptist Church of Marble Falls, 901 La Ventana Drive. Local businessmen Jay Brown and Kristian Eyman shared how you can help. Listen to “Help keeps kids warm this […]
The Burnet Police Department invites community to its fourth annual turkey dinner on Wednesday, Nov. 22. Drive-through serving is from 3-6 p.m. at the police station, 2000 U.S. 281 South in Burnet. Jason Davis, formerly of the BPD, told KBEY 103.9 FM listeners about the event. Listen to “Burnet police serving turkey” on Spreaker.
Ten local students can win an all-expenses-paid trip to Washington, D.C., courtesy of the Pedernales Electric Cooperative’s Youth Tour program. Marble Falls High School senior Kambell Stewart, a participant last year, and PEC’s Mikayla Herron told KBEY listeners all about the program that teaches teens about government. Listen to “PEC sending youths to DC” on […]
Friends and family of Alejandro Mireles, a 7-year-old Burnet school district student who recently passed away, are holding a celebration of life and fundraiser to help pay for medical expenses. It’s noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, at the Tow Community Center. Damon Beierle told KBEY listeners about the event. Listen to “Event remembers […]
Lynnette Courtney of Next Level Sports, a youth athletics organization in Burnet, told KBEY listeners about the group’s golf tournament fundraiser on Friday, Nov. 17, at Lighthouse Country Club in Kingsland. Listen to “Pushing youth athletes to the Next Level” on Spreaker.