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Cannon sworn in

Chris Cannon was sworn in as Mayor in front of a standing room only crowd at City Hall last Tuesday....


Songwriter Saturday this weekend

The Good Luck Grill will host Songwriter Saturday this weekend from 6 to 9 p.m. at their location at 14605 FM 973 in Manor, featuring Elgin musician Patric D’Eimon. ...


Sons of Hermann Lodge 113 donates to Community Cupboard

The Elgin Community Cupboard, one of Elgin’s local food distribution centers for those in need, received a monetary donation from the Coupland Sons of Hermann Lodge 113 Friday as part of the lodge’s Join Hands Day project....


Elgin Courier

Apr 6, 2016 ... Marie Ott, Classified Advertising - classifieds@elgincourier.com. Rachel Lucio, Managing Editor - rachel.lucio@elgincourier.com. Gail Schobey ......


Thomas wins, keeps Ward 3 seat

A special election to fill a vacancy on the Elgin City Council was held Saturday, with appointed Ward 3 representative Phillip Thomas emerging victorious with 66 percent of votes cast....


American Legion Post 295 hosts Italian Fridays

The American Legion Post 295 offers authentic Italian cuisine catered by Tony Dileonardo, John Quagliani, and Paul Martinson every Friday for $7 per plate to benefit the American Legion, a veteran’s service organization, committed to mentoring youth and sponsoring programs within the community....


Police warn of counterfeit currency

Counterfeit twenty dollar bills have been reported in circulation in the city of Elgin, according to an alert sent out by the Elgin Police Department on Friday....

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Friends use Sip & Shop for time together

Bright lights shone through plate glass storefronts, and colorful balloons bounced in the breeze, beckoning patrons to come in from the drizzle....


Deadline approaches to contest property tax appraisals

Residents of Bastrop County saw a 13.7 percent increase in property appraisals this year from the Bastrop Central Appraisal District (Bastrop CAD), and the deadline for contesting those appraisals is fast approaching....

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Elgin Agrarian Community moves closer to reality

Ground will soon break for the Elgin Agrarian Community (EACO), a housing development community that will be built on the Mary Christian Burleson homestead off of Lexingtion near downtown Elgin....


Late flu season hitting Texas

Flu season started late this year, so protecting yourself against the potentially dangerous virus may still be in order....


Early voting for state, county runoff elections to begin

Early voting is about to begin for county and state primary runoff elections and regular voting for the runoff elections is right around the corner....

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Elgin Courier

Rachel Lucio Updated: 5 days ago. Residents of Bastrop County saw a 13.7 percent increase in property appraisals this year from the Bastrop Central Appraisal ......


Art association to host summer classes

The Elgin Arts Association is sponsoring the 2016 Summer Youth Art Classes program June 20 -24 at Fleming Community Center located at 802 N. Avenue C in Elgin....


Elgin celebrates Juneteenth

Elginites gathered in historic downtown Elgin Saturday morning to take part in the 17th Annual Juneteenth Festival and Parade....