The 2021 Western Days Golf Tournament was a great success this year! After being postponed in 2020 due to COVID, participants were ready to tee-off.
Photos by Julianne Hodges
The SPJST Hall was open on Saturday afternoon during Western Days for class reunions. The hall also hosted Glen Collins & The Alibis, who provided live music during the reunions.
The Bastrop Noon Lions Club, chartered on August 4th, 2020, currently has 22 active members. The club meets every Thursday at noon at Film Alley Bastrop.
The Elgin Depot Museum reopened on Saturday during the Western Days festival. The museum featured a new traveling exhibit, titled "From Smaland, Sweden to Big Land Texas," exploring the history of Swedish immigrants in Texas.
Addison “Addy” Douglas, a recent high school graduate, was recognized by the school he attends in Austin, Veritas Christian Academy, as the “Male Athlete of the Year.”
Members of the Elgin community celebrated Juneteenth on Saturday evening with a program hosted by the Elgin branch of the NAACP at Winn’s Memorial Baptist Church.
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