My Bastrop County Window Photo Submission

Posted on April 2, 2020

In an effort to help our Bastrop County-based readers feel more connected during these tough times, we’ve thought up something fun called “My Bastrop County Window.”…

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Bastrop earns Bird City Texas designation

Posted on February 13, 2020

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and Audubon Texas has designated the City of Bastrop as one of four Bird City Texas certified communities in the…

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Top 10 Holiday Things To Do in 2019

Posted on November 26, 2019

You can enjoy great holiday traditions in our charming Central Texas towns from Wassail Fest to charming lighted parades to Snow Day. Check out the…

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Birding in Bastrop County

Posted on September 17, 2019

With the cooler weather up north, it’s the start of migration season for the majority of birds who just love it a bit warmer. Some…

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Horror Classic “Chainsaw” to celebrate 45th anniversary!

Posted on August 7, 2019

It’s been 45 years since Leatherface first terrorized teens in the 1974 cult classic “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre.” Believed by many to be the number…

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Bastrop County Celebrates New Film Hospitality Capital of Texas Designation

Posted on July 8, 2019

BASTROP COUNTY CELEBRATES NEW FILM HOSPITALITY CAPITAL OF TEXAS DESIGNATION BASTROP COUNTY, TEXAS – Bastrop County, with its film-friendly policies and “can-do” attitude, has been…

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Three Bastrop County films are on state Film Trail

Posted on March 14, 2019

BASTROP COUNTY, TEXAS. The varied sites of scenic Bastrop County and its three historic towns have long sparked the imagination of directors, writers, cinematographers and…

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Outdoor Wedding Venues In Bastrop County

Posted on February 4, 2019

With the popularity of Bastrop County as an ideal wedding destination, you will find a wide variety of outdoor wedding  venues ready to set the…

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Posted on May 14, 2018

Bernhardt “Bernie” Tiede II is an American mortician and convicted murderer. Tiede confessed to the shooting of a wealthy 81-year-old widow, Marjorie “Marge” Nugent, in…

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Tough Mudder Returns!

Posted on February 16, 2018

Tough/Toughest Mudder 290 Old Lake Road, 149 Split Rail Lane Smithville, TX 78957 Dates: May 5 – 6, 2018 More information at www.toughmudder.com Same Epic…

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