Columbus Cardinal Assistant Coach Kyle Bludau, in mask adhering to COVID-19 safety measures, gives the athletes some instruction Tuesday morning at Memorial Stadium in Columbus. Football practice started this week in the tri-county area and most of Texas. Photo courtesy of Small Town Preps, Cody J. Brune
COLUMBUS — Alejandro Salinas been selected as the 2020-2021 Junior Ambassador for the Columbus Chamber of Commerce. In his role he will become involved in many of the chamber’s city-wide events and will serve with the chamber as the face of Columbus.
COLUMBUS — Columbus businessman and Lions Club member, Vance Elliott, has been elected to the position of District Governor of Lions District 2-S5, the largest district in Texas in terms of membership and service hours. The district is comprised of 2,400 members in 61 clubs in Austin, Brazos, Burleson, Colorado, Fayette, Gonzales, Grimes, Guadalupe, Lee, Madison, Robertson, and Washington counties.
LA GRANGE — Craig Moreau, Chief of Emergency Management and Homeland Security for Fayette County received updates Monday afternoon on mass-testing held July 19 in Flatonia.
BELLVILLE — Bellville Medical Center announced the opening of BMC’s Austin County Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Clinic. As part of this effort, BMC welcomes Dr. Shawn E. Johnson, Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Surgeon, who will serve Austin and surrounding counties fulltime beginning Monday, Aug. 3.