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E-mal to bill@rockdalereporter.com or fax

to 446-5317.

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

Relay.

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.

Milano Jamboree

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

licist.

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

tickets.

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.


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