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Welcome to Hallettsville

                                                                                         

 The community of Hallettsville has a proud history rooted in tradition, culture and good 'ol Southern values! With a

 colorful and vibrant past ranging back to the mid-1800's, Hallettsville is rich in German and Czech heritage, a heritage

  that can be experienced to this day with Hallettsville's annual Kolache Fest, and a history that can be relived through

  our museum, memorials, historical markers and buildings and our quaint downtown square and courthouse. Annual

  events such as the Festival of Lights, Big Buck Contest, South Texas Polka & Sausage Festival and State Championship Fiddler's Frolic offer fun for the entire family.

Jump into the heart of South Texas and you'll find Hallettsville.  Whether you are visiting for business or pleasure, you will experience the down-home hospitality and small town charm that will make you feel right at home.

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Kolache Fest

Sat. September 24th

Thank you $2,000 Diamond Sponsor:

Victoria Eye Center

901 N. Texana, Hallettsville

361-798-1153/578-0234

www.victoriaeyecenter.com

L to R: Marvin Peterson, Leslee Beach, Barb Koehn, Jo Beth Tieken, Shelby Sonntag, Aimee Boyer HR Manager, Becky Janak, Alta Brown, Jason Pesek, Ana Henke, Amanda Shimek

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July Highlighted Business:

Walmart

1506 N. Texana

Hallettsville, TX 77964

361-798-4377

www.walmart.com

The Hallettsville Walmart opened it doors in June of 1987. Walmart

recently remodeled and has added more cold and frozen foods. Their

pharmacy is now open on Sundays for their customer's convenience.

 

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Member of the Week:        July 25-29

American Legion Hall,

Post 230

107 E. Park St. / PO Box 261

Hallettsville, TX 77964

361-798-2232

Following World War 1, the American Legion Hudgeons Post 230 was formed in 1920. The Post was named in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Eli Hudgeons who were married 2 weeks prior to Eli's departure for France. Both Mr. and Mrs. Hudgeons died in service to their country, with Eli perishing in 1918 when his ship was torpedoed by a German Submarine, and Margaret died in 1919 of Pneumonia while she was a Red Cross Nurse in San Antonio. Early members met in a room above the Hallettsville Post Office, the post then moved to the Recreation Hall located in the Hallettsville City Park. They purchased that Hall in 1963, but it burned down in 1965.  The current American Legion Hall was built in 1965 following the fire.  In the past three years extensive renovations to the Hall have been completed with the majority of the funding coming through the generosity of the Dickson Allen Foundation. Membership in the Post grew from the small number of Veterans who created the Post in 1920, to 265 members following WW II, Korea,and Vietnam. Numbers have been declining since the early 1970's to today's membership of 145.  Membership today includes Veterans of WW II, and all Military conflicts since then. Of course, all Veterans who are not members are urged to join this fellowship of Men and Women who still proudly thrive under the motto, In Peace, as In War - We Serve!

 

 

 

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