Character effort continued through county-wide partnership

Bastrop County Character Education is continuing through a partnership between groups in each of the major cities in the county.  Bastrop Chamber of Commerce, Elgin Chamber of Commerce and FranLan Multimedia have committed to work together to continue the Character...

Founder of BCCE nonprofit steps down

After bringing character education to Bastrop County in the mid-1990s, Evelyn Weilert is stepping down from the nonprofit that has encouraged the celebration of character traits at government meetings. The retired teacher ran the Bastrop County Character Education...