Fest focus: the great outdoors
Activities abound for young and old at first Milam Nature Festival
The first-ever Milam County Nature Festival had informa
tion and activities for every one
and t he event, put on by t he El
C a mino Real Cha pter of Texas
Master Naturalists, was dec lared
a hit by organizers and festivalgoers
I know I had a baby, but did the Celtics win?
I am writing this column on Wednesday, June 9, 2010. Today is daughter Katie’s birthday. It is pouring rain outside and I am remembering another rainy day 23 years ago. Full Story
TO WED—Announcing the upcoming wedding of Ashley Lynne Warren of Evansville, Indiana, to Jason Ross Zapata of Rockdale. Full Story
Benefit at KC Hall set July 11th for Rockdale resident Matthews
A benefit will be held Sund ay, July 11 at the KC Hall to ra ise f unds for Rockda le resident Linda Tovar Matthews who has been fighting end stage renal disease for the past 18 years.
The benefit will include silent and live auctions, barbecue plates, face painting, massage therapy and live music. Full Story
ENGAGED—Tim and Lori VanCleave of Robinson and Chris R. Glaser of Rockdale announce the upcoming marriage of their son, Zachary Ros Glaser, to Traci Jane Paris, daughter of Dr. Full Story
Beginner Fun Day set at Gause school gymnasium
Milam County 4-H will sponsor a Beginner Fun Day on Saturday, June 19 at the Gause school gym for youngsters ages five to eight. There is no cost for this activity. Full Story
Taken from community calendars. For additions, call 446-5838.
June 17—Robert Atkinson, Jason Starnes, Michael Garner.
June 18—Debbie Paschall, Arnold Kornegay, Robert Owen Schultz, Zachary Gaston, William Dockall, Pete Taylor, Janey Cleveland.
June 19—Melanie Rasco, Robert Miller, Eldon Ball, Cristian Lara, J.T. Talley. Full Story
John Digirolamo and Lorrie Acosta.
Jasper England and Permelia Smith.
Stephen Mikeska and Tiffny Davis. Full Story
Jenny and Justin Breithaupt announce the arrival of their daughter, Karley Rene Breithaupt, born at 12:57 a.m. June 10, 2010, weighing 6 pounds, 8 ounces and measuring 20½ inches long. Grandparents are Jeff and Kelley Zapata, Robbie Breithaupt and Billy Breithaupt. Full Story
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Monday—Spanish rice casserole, squash medley, whole wheat bread, emerald pears, 2% milk.
Tuesday—Grilled chicken salad, copper penny salad, bread or roll, lemonade pie, 2% milk.
Wednesday—Meatloaf, mashed potatoes, seasoned broccoli, whole wheat roll, rocky road pudding, 2% milk. Full Story
Milam sends full slate to GOP state convention
Milam County had a full contingent of delegates and alternates attend the State Republican Party Convention, held last weekend in Dallas. Full Story