Arf! PAWS pleas for pooches
Revitalized group seeks homes for shelter dogs
“All we want to do is let dogs be dogs.”
The mission statement of Rockdale PAWS is considerably longer than that, but group president Dan Ratliff sums it up nicely as he opens a kennel at Rockdale’s animal shelter for a little of just exactly that. Full Story
Next event: 5K Fun Run Saturday
The 18th annual Alpha Tau Delta Dewberry Run is scheduled for Saturday morning, beginning and ending at Veterans Park.
There are lots of changes for this year’s event.
See page 1A for more information.
More events coming up:
• KC’s Council 7014 Lenten Fish Fry is Fridays through April 7. Full Story
Donations needed for garage sale
Donations are needed for the upcoming Milano VFD Ladies Auxiliary garage sale. Items can be dropped off at the MVFD fire department from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 30-31 and April 3-5. The sale will run April 6-8. Full Story
We joined family members this Saturday to watch granddaughter Kendall Lee, student at St. Joseph Catholic School in Bryan, participate in a track meet held at Allen Academy in Bryan.
A group from Gause Baptist Church was in Hearne Sunday evening to watch members play softball. Full Story
RELAY FOR LIFE
‘Paint county purple’ planned for April 7th
Friday, April 7 is “Paint The County Purple,” to be observed all over Milam County.
Anyone interested in buying a T-shirt can call Kim Jeter at 512-760-7194, Susan Drabek at 512-269-8796 or Rosalie Biar at 512-898-2493. Full Story
MARC Run scheduled for April 8th
Event benefits Milam Adult Resources Center
The 16th annual MARC Run, brought to you by The Bad To The Bone Riders of Rockdale, will be held Saturday, April 8, at The Ranch, 415 W. Hwy 79, in Rockdale, according to Charles Starr, spokesman.
The annual ride benefits the Milam Adult Resource Center here in Rockdale. It serves all Milam County adult residents with physical and learning disabilities. Full Story
SENIOR CITIZENS MENU
Monday—Brown sugar glazed ham, candied sweet potatoes, green peas with red pepper, whole wheat bread, hot spiced peaches, milk.
Tuesday—Turkey sandwich, lettuce, tomato, onion, confetti coleslaw, banana, oatmeal cookie, milk.
Wednesday— Meatballs, brown gravy, oven potatoes, peas and carrots, whole wheat roll, fruited cherry gelatin, milk. Full Story
March 30—Gwen Dixon, Helen Zapata, Tricia Alonzo.
March 31—Alex Sandoval.
April 2—Maddy Moody, Iris Guthrie, Bill Martin.
April 3—Brooks Bassler.
April 4—Trixie Moody, Elaine Higginbotham.
April 5—Michelle Lehmkuhl. Full Story
James Grayson and Taylor Davis.
Antonio Vargas Jr. and Preychus Bryant.
Joseph Boyd and Katelyn Weller. Full Story
Gospel show set in Giddings
Branded, Second Chance featured
GIDDINGS—Tired of what passes for music on radio and TV? Plan to attend the third annual Country Gospel Jamboree, Sunday, April 2 at the Giddings High School auditorium.
The opry-style show kicks off at 7 p.m., hosted by Second Chance, the band of the Lee County Cowboy Church.
Admission is free, and $6 hamburger plates will be available, beginning at 6 p.m. Full Story
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