Millers continue clean tradition in downtownWe had a ribbon cutting last week for Ideal Cleaner under new ownership with owners Mindy and Jess Miller. Congratulations and success are sent their way as they start their new business. Go by Ideal Cleaners for a good job on your cleaning and pressing needs.
We will soon start working on a new Membership Directory for the Chamber. Curtis Courtney will be calling the Chamber Businesses for your ad space to be included in the directory.
Rising Star Baptist Church will again have its Gospel Explosion 2010 on Saturday, July 10 starting at 7 p.m.
Featured performers will be Rising Star Baptist Church Workshop Choir, with special guests of Dr. Vanessa Beaumont, Mezzo Soprano from Austin, Pastor Fred Warren from Hutto, Rickey Johnson, musician from Palestine, Vann Johnson, percussionist from Palestine, Rising Star Baptist Church Praise Directors and Rising Star Baptist Church Combined Choirs.
The performance will be held at the Institute for Teaching God’s Word at 103 Mulberry St. and admission is $10 per person. Proceeds will go to the building fund of the Rising Star Baptist Church Worship/Ministries Building Fund.
There will be a benefit for Linda Matthews at the KC Hall starting at 11 a.m. on Sunday, July 11. Proceeds will help Linda with her medical expenses that are due to diabetes and kidney dialysis.
There will be barbecue, an auction, bands performing and a silent auction. Come out and support the Matthews family.
We are now taking applications for Leadership Milam Class of 2010-2011. This is a program sponsored by the Rockdale Chamber and the Cameron Chamber and is a great way for the leadership of the county to unite and work together.
For more details call the Chamber at 446-2030.
Until next I leave you with this: Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.