2017 - 2018 Historical Commission

Members of the 2017 - 2018 Bandera County Historical Commission

were approved and appointed to serve on the county historical commission at 

the regular session of the Bandera County Commissioners Court
at the Bandera County Court House on Thursday,
January 24th - 10:00 AM

County Officials present were:
Honorable Richard A. Evans,
Bandera County Judge

Honorable Bruce Eliker, Precinct #1
Honorable Bobby Harris, Precinct #2
Honorable Jack Mosely, Precinct #3
Honorable Jordan "Jody" Rutherford, Precinct #4
Roy E. Dugosh - Chairman.
Elenora Dugosh Goodley - Co-Chair.
Secretary - Sheila Fries.
Billy Reeves - Treasurer.
Merry Langinais - Historian Editor and Historical Archives.

Historical Commission Project Directors
Hendrick Arnold Cemetery - Roy Dugosh/Elenora A. Goodley.
Friends of the Old Jail - Rebecca Norton, Roy Dugosh, and Elenora Goodley.
Historical Markers - Elenora Goodley.
Preservation of Historic Building - Cecil LeStourgeon.
Shadow Box Displays - Merry Langinais/Roy Dugosh.
Commission Photographer - Roy Dugosh/ Elenora Dugosh Goodley.
History and City Walking Tour -  Annette Schultz and Mary McGroarty Smith.
Bar Codes - Lauren Langford.
Project Coordinator and Bandera Museum - Rebecca Norton. 
Gayla Brown - Website Manager


Commissioner Doug King - Liaison/Advisor.
Mayor John Hegemier - City of Bandera Consultant.
Jim Hannah - City of Bandera Council.
Mary McGroarty - History Consultant.
Rudy Rodriquez - Polly Peak History Consultant.
Willamfeather Wilson - Early Spanish History and Culture.
Patricia Moore - Contributor and Sponsor, CVB.
Harry Stretcher - History projects.  

2017 Commissioners Court

Bandera County Judge

Richard A Evans - Bandera County Judge

Commissioner Pct. No.1

Commissioner Bruce Eliker - Pct. No.1

Commissioner Pct. No. 2

 Bobby Harris - Commissioner Pct. No. 2

Commissioner Pct. No. 3

Commissioner Jack Moseley. - Pct. No. 3

Commissioner Pct. No. 4

Commissioner Jody Rutherford - Pct. No. 4

Bandera County Sheriff

Dan Butts - Bandera County Sheriff

Bandera County Treasurer

Terry Wheeler - Bandera County Treasurer

Bandera County Auditor

Christina Moeller - Bandera County Auditor

Bandera County Clerk

Candy Wheeler - Bandera County Clerk

2017/18 - Bandera County Historical Commission

Historical Commission Chairman

Roy Dugosh - Historical Commission Chairman

Co-Chairman - Marker Chair

Elenora Dugosh Goodley - Co-Chairman - Marker Chairman


 Sheila Fries - Secretary
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Historian Editor - Archivist


Merry Langlinais

Historian Editor -  Archivist

Historical Commission Treasurer

Rebecca Norton - Historical Commission Treasurer

Historical Building Masonry Consultant

Cecil LeStourgeon, Sr. - Historical Buildings Masonry Consultant

Historical Research

 BCHC Researcher - Ray Carter, Jr. 

BCHC Website Manager

Gayla Brown - Website Manager



2017-2018 Associate Members

Contributor and Sponsor, CVB

BCHC_Patricia Moore

County Commissioners Court Liaison

Jack Moseley - Liaison County Commissioners Court 

Bandera City Council Representative

Bandera City Council Representative 

BCHC Representative

BCHC - Arthor Kurio