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Relay For Life wrap-up
party plan ned Monday
Milam County Relay For Life will
hold a wrap-up p arty and meeting
a t 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2 at
the Citizens National Bank m eetin g
room in Rockdale, communications
chair Marie Bakken announce d.
The meeting will include a wards,
p rizes, final tallies and re-or gan iza
tion of the committee for t he 2011
Golden Girls to hold
mini camp Aug. 16-18
Rockdale Golden Girls, RHS
p recision drill team, will hold t heir
a nnual mini camp Aug. 16 -18 at
the Patterson Civic Center.
Cost is $25 for girls a ges 3 and
up. Registration will be held at
Nmotion Dance on Aug. 2-6 from
9 a.m. until 1 p.m., or registration
may be done at th e door.
For more infor mation, call D es
iree Marshall, Golden Girls dir ector,
a t 512-769-9800.
set Saturday at 7
MILAN O—The monthly Milano
Country and G ospel Jambo ree w ill
be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 31
a t the Milano Civic C enter.
Admission is free an d all lis teners
and musicia ns are invited.
Refreshments will be availa ble,
according to Tena Galbreath, pub
Genealogy work shop
set here Aug ust 28
Milam County Genealog i cal So c i
ety will host a genealogy workshop
Sa turday, Aug. 28, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
in th e city librar y.
Ly nna Kay Shuf field will pre sent
two classes: Genealogy Research
& Computers (mo rning) and Texas Historic Cemetery De signat ions
(af ter noon) at Milam County Gene
alogy Res earch Center in the Lucy
Hill Patterson Memorial Library,
201 Ackerman Street, Rockdale.
D onation : $5 per person, lunch
p rovided. To res erve a spot, con
tact Marie Hub ert mhubert@ swbell.
net, 446-3937. Fre e Wi-Fi at librar y.
If yo u want, bring y our laptop and
wor k along with the instr uctor.
Tab l es and ele c tric plugs provided.—
Linda Whorton, publi c ity
Thorndale fish fry
to aid Bulldog Band
THORNDALE—A fish fr y to benefi
t the Thorndale B ulldog Ba nd
and th e Bulldog Ban d Hut will be
held Sunday, Aug. 8 at T hornda le
Fireman’s Hall with s erving to s tar t
at 11 a.m.
Plates of fr i ed catfish, beans,
noodles, cole slaw, bread, pickles
and onions will be priced at $8 for
dine - in or take-out.
Relay team’s school
supply basket is prize
THORNDALE—T he Tho rndale
Relay for Lif e team Celeb ration Soldier
s will h old th eir fina l fu nd -r aiser
for the 2010 relay sea son.
Team members are selling tickets
for a “Back-to -School” basket filled
with school supplies worth approximately
$100. The basket contains
2 backpacks, 3 packages of 24
count cray ons, p en cils, two 3-ring
binder s, noteb oo k pa per, spir als
a nd mo re.
Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5.
The basket is on display at th e
D owntown Café in Thorndale whe re
you can also purchase tickets. Thi s
is the last week the tickets w ill
be on sal e. Team members Tinker
But ts, Deana Ca ffey, Kati Watson,
Ray Cruthis, Jennife r Collins or
Lori Wycough can be contacted for
D rawing for th e basket w ill be
Su nday, Au g. 1 and you need not
be pre sent to win. F or mor e information
call D eana Caf fey, 898-
518 9 or 898 -0421.