Thorndale Chamber reviews yule parade, year

Thorndale Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) reviewed activities from its Christmas parade and wrapped up yearend business.

The TACC would like to thank all citizens in Thorndale for their support of this event. With approximately 40 entries, the parade was enjoyed all. Our TACC float earned third place in Thorndale and went on to place third in the Taylor parade and won “best workmanship” in the Rockdale Veterans Day parade. Thanks to Donna Harris and Sarah Lincoln who help with the float and to Miss Thorndale and her court for participating.

Winning in the Christmas Raff le were Karen Gilchrist, Christmas Quilt donated by Lanette Tucker and quilt stand donated by Country Roads Emporium and Antiques; Twana Benner, Christmas Dinner Basket; and Joyce Jaeger, $50 gift card. Other winners were noted in recent articles in the Champion.

Year end business was finalized. All members are encouraged to come join the TACC at our business meetings. Your input is important as the TACC plans for 2010. Next meeting will be on Tuesday, Jan. 26, at 6:30 p.m. With regrets, the board accepted the resignation of director Candace Costis due to health concerns.

Membership drive

The TACC is currently holding its annua l membership drive. Letters have gone out to local businesses and current members. If you would like to become a member of the TACC, please contact any director or go by or call Country Roads Emporium and Antiques at 898-2121, Rodenbeck Farm & Ranch at 898-2514, or L & L Food Salvage at 898-2960.

The TACC is committed to holding events that will draw people to our community and appreciates the public support of these activities and looks forward to bringing more venues for our citizens to enjoy.

If you have any questions regarding any of these events, get in touch w ith any TACC director or write to us at P. O. Box 668, Thorndale, Texas 76577.—Darleen Tucker.

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