School supply, fan drives now under way
It is time again for school supply collection. School starts this year on Aug. 23 and the VFW Post 6525 and VFW Ladies’ Auxiliary will again sponsor the collection.
You can bring your school supplies to the Chamber or take them by the VFW. The giveaway will be held Friday, Aug. 13. We also need volunteers to help with the giveaway. Full Story
L&S Legal Nursing held its grand opening ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday at its offices, 4154 West US 79 (at the Alcoa turnoff). Full Story
Jobless rate jumps to 10.8%
Milam County’s jobless rate rose three-tenths of a percent in June to 10.8 percent. That showed a jump from 10.5 percent in May and the rate is the same as in June 2009, the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) reported.
The county’s rate was based on a labor force of 11,262 with 10,044 working and 1,218 unemployed. Full Story
Local attorney helps McLarty defeat AAJ favorite
In a stunning upset this week, Dallas attorney Mary Alice McLarty won a top leadership post of the American Association of Justice at the group’s annual convention in Vancouver. Full Story
Doing business as....
Business filings in the Milam County Courthouse over the past week included the following:
Abandonment of Assumed Name
Hien Thi Nguyen dba VN Nails (v. 1,127, p. 424).
Gary Anton and Anton Sales & Marketing dba Milam Sales & Marketing (v. 1,127, p. 477).
Assumed Name Full Story