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Monday—Barbecue chicken, cauliflower and carrots, creamed peas, whole wheat bread, lemon crumb dessert, milk.
Tuesday—Ham and pinto beans, squash and onions, pineapple crisp, cornbread, cucumbers and tomatoes, milk.
Wednesday—Turkey salad plate, potato salad, two bean salad, whole wheat bread, Waldorf salad, 2% milk. Full Story
Pelican state has its hidden treasures and oh yeah, the food is pretty good too
NEW ORLEANS, LA.—To borrow a word from the Cajun venacular: beaucoup.
Which in our case translates into English as great food and plenty of it. Full Story
Registration dates set for Gause youth soccer league
Are your youngsters ready to play soccer? The Gause Parents Club, as in the past number of years, is sponsoring a Gause Soccer league for boys and girls ages 4-13 as of Sept. 1, 2010. Registration dates are Aug. 23, Aug. 26 and Aug. 31 at the Gause school cafeteria from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Full Story
‘Meet the Eagles,’ school open house Aug. 18
Wednesday, Aug. 18 is when Milano ISD has set its open houses at each campus, along w ith the annual “Meet the Eagles” pep rally and cake auction. The open houses will start at 6 p.m., followed by the pep rally at 7 p.m. in the high school gym. Full Story
Milam County Historical Commission members showed off a gift box constructed especially for their educational outreach efforts. The box, built by John Rinn, will house educational materials used in presentations to various groups. Full Story
Taken from community calendars. For additions, call 446-5838.
Aug. 12—Kacey Howeth, Linda Burns, Blaine Ward, Kallea Carmichael, Jeffy Doss, Brenda Baker, Tennyson Guthrie, K’Lee Jenkins, William Turner, Jewel Bounds.
Aug. 13—Linda Pearl Springer, Angelia Lynn Marie, Benalyn Avrett, Blake Gearhart, Shelley Burgess, Lee Johnson, Christopher Young. Full Story
Cristobal Vasquez and Eva Mekendrick.
Allen McMicken and Valerie McMicken.
Steven Ray Vrazel and Sherry Jeane Vrazel. Full Story
Milano Opry to take stage Aug. 21 at MHS
MILANO–The Milano Opry will be held on Saturday, Aug. 21 at the Milano High School auditorium, spokesperson Lynn Martin said. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 7. Full Story
Genealogy workshop planned here Aug. 28
Milam County Genealogical Society will host a genealogy workshop from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 28 at the city library. Full Story
LIONS SPEAKER–Milano Evening Lions Club president Arthur Kelley (right) presents a certificate of appreciation to club treasurer Tommy Grimes for a program presented to the club on Thursday, Aug Full Story
Lawman turned outlaw profiled in new biography
Milano native James Williams is one of three authors who have written a biography of old west outlaw “Ben Wheeler.”
Ja me s Wi lliams of Milano, Len Gratteri of Sisters, Oregon, and Rod Cook of Caldwell, Kansas, have teamed to write William Sherod