‘It was 2020…’ enough said!

As an annual end-of-year run-down, the Brady Standard-Herald revisits the stories that made an impact on the local community over the past 12 months. The following is a narrated week-to-week version of the top stories of 2020, garnering front page attention and news coverage by the Brady Standard-Herald. To no surprise, COVID-19 ate up much…

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Street artist leaves colorful mark on Brady buildings

Calina Mishay becoming well known for colorful murals By James Stewart A street artist with a quirky haircut and colorful personality to match has been the talk of the town over the last month as Calina Mishay or more simply ‘Cal’ has used her impressive talent to transform a pair of walls into vibrant murals…

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How McCulloch County voted

  Below is a link to a  PDF file of the voting results provided by the County Clerk. We will upload another that beaks down the totals by precinct when it is made available. 2020 unofficial results Feel free to share . . .

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McCulloch County Election Totals

Local results: Larry Land defeats Garza for city council, Reed Williams ousts Incumbent Probst for BISD spot and Steve Jones avoids runoff with 55% of the votes in Rochelle ISD race… Final Totals: Trump 2898 Biden 490 Jorgensen 36 Hawkins 6 Cornyn 2837 Hegar 460 McKennon 63 Collins 19 Pfluger 2833 Hogg 444 Cody 88…

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Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, In reference to the Quin Williams “non-political” letter to the editor published in the Sept. 10 Brady Standard-Herald, as one of her Republican friends, I make these comments. I do not know whether Barak Obama is a Muslim or not, but I don’t want to find out that he is after he becomes…

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Winnie Berquist, 90

On Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2008 Winnie Sheffield Berquist, 90, went home to her Heavenly Father. Born in Royce City, Hunt County, Sept. 13, 1917, to Norris Ray and Blanche (Bridges) Hughes. Winnie graduated from Rochelle High School. To this day she has special ties. She had lived in Menard since 1952. Winnie was married to…

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Mildred Zesch, 82

On Saturday, Sept. 13, 2008, Mildred Zesch passed away at her residence in the Calf Creek Community in McCulloch County between Brady, Mason and Menard. Mildred died following a long, tough and even stubborn battle with cancer. Services were held on Wednesday Sept. 17, at 10 a.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Mason. Interment…

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Marguerite Shackelford, 94

Marguerite Shackelford, 94, of Rochelle, died Monday, Sept. 8, 2008, in San Angelo. Family visitation was heldWednesday, Sept. 10 from 6-8 p.m. at Leatherwood Memorial Chapel. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, at Leatherwood Memorial Chapel with Rev. Kenneth Barr officiating. Burial followed at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 15, at Memory…

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‘Million Dollar’ rain blankets McCulloch County’stock tanks full

Sept. 13-19, 1967 A ‘million dollar’ rain covered McCulloch County the past weekend and for the first time since last September, this banner headline graces the front page of this newspaper. There have been several near million dollar rains, but Jupiter Pluvious just did not smile on McCulloch County with such favor until last Thursday…

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Tractor Supply Co. opens today in Brady

The new Tractor Supply Company store in Brady, Texas, will open for business on Wednesday, Sept. 17, at 8 a.m., according to store manager Jimmy Quinn. ‘We’re excited about opening our doors and welcoming customers,’ said Quinn. ‘We’re ready to serve our neighbors in Brady and the surrounding communities.’ Tractor Supply Company is the largest…

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