This Education Foundation Rocks

This Education Foundation Rocks

It was a rainy day with no sign of letting up. That worried La Vernia Education Foundation (LVEF) board members as well as other community volunteers. They were expecting more than a thousand guests at their very first fundraiser: an outdoor country western concert...
Rain or Shine, It’s Fish Fry Time

Rain or Shine, It’s Fish Fry Time

For one night only, the food, fellowship and fun of Hotshot’s legendary fish fry will be back! Don’t miss your chance to relive the memory of Eileen “G.G.” Silvia’s green bean salad, cole slaw, fries, and of course, her unforgettable cod, fried up by the GVEC Cook...
Funky, Fun and Simply Fabulous

Funky, Fun and Simply Fabulous

Find it at the Pharmacy Museum You never know what you might find at the Pharmacy and Medical Museum of Texas. The one thing it’s not, however, is dusty or boring. While its caretakers describe it as a step back in time, this original 1800s pharmacy building in...
Put Your Hands Up For POWER UP

Put Your Hands Up For POWER UP

Photo: Back row, from left: Explorers Bobby White, Adriana Gloria, Chris Cantu, Michael Bosquez, Travis Decker, and Gonzales Police Investigator Jason Montoya. Front row, from left: Explorers Jose Lerma, Yoselin Gutierrez, Lizandro Reyes and Devon Luckey. (Not...
A Feast of Fellowship

A Feast of Fellowship

Do you remember the story, Stone Soup? It’s about a hungry traveler who convinces a village that he can make a delicious soup from a stone. As the stone cooks, he persuades the villagers to part with other ingredients like salt, vegetables and meat. Before long, they...