Milano Opry to take stage Saturday
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.
The musical line up for this month includes Dennis Ivey of Crockett, Sally Carlson of Geronimo and Minnie and Ella Jordan of Elgin. Full Story
Buckholts VFD pancake supper Sunday
DAVILLA–The community of Davilla will hold a benefit pancake supper for the Buckholts Volunteer Fire Department and their efforts for a new building. The fund-riaser is set for 8-10:30 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 22 at the Davilla Community Center. Cost is $5 per plate.
Buckholts VFD responds to fires and such in the Davilla area. Full Story
Quilt guild to meet Aug. 26 at Meadowbrook
Sunshine-n-Shadows quilt guild will beet at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 26 at Meadowbrook Baptist Church, spokesperson Eddie Davidson said.
Members will work on individual projects. Visitors are welcome. Full Story
Geneaolgy meeting, workshop next week
The Milam Count y Genealogical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2010 at the Rockdale Senior Citizens Center, 765 Green St., this month only, as the Citizens National Bank room will be unavailable that night. David Galbreath is in charge of the program.
The society will host a genealogy workshop from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 28 at the city library. Full Story
Cub Scout round up set August 30 at RIS
Rockdale Intermediate School cafeteria will be the site of this year’s Cub Scout Round Up according to spokesperson Les Davenport.
Cub Scouts is open to boys first through fifth grades. The round up will take place at 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 30. For more information, contact Davenport at 512-446-5030. Full Story
Thorndale Athletic Boosters elect officers
Thorndale Atletic Boosters held their 2010-11 organizational meeting Monday at the Downtown Cafe and included the election of new officers. New year officers are Richard Schneider, president; Rhonda Jordan, vicepresident; Lori Fisher, secretary; Carol Marr, treasurer; Marcy Jones, reporter. Full Story
Beta Nu inducts two new members
BELTON–Delta Kappa Gamma Society International Area VIII Workshop was held Saturday, Aug. 14 at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor and included the induction of two new members, Rebecca Fisher and Sara Orler. Full Story
Heavenly Treasurers holds Wednesday sales
Rockdale Christian Services’ Heavenly Treasures thrift store serving the needy is holding sales each Wednesday through September, according to Pat Watson, RCS volunteer. Full Story
Group changing square dancing location
THORNDALE–Kountry Squares is changing its dance location, Jeanne Sparlin spokesperson said. The new location is just off Country Road 456 in Thorndale.
Call 512-898-5192 for directions and visitors are always welcome, Sparlin said. Full Story
Rockdale Noon Lions Club President Gloria Thrasher (center) presents a $300 check to Garland Bayliss of the Bryan chapter of the Personal Energy Transportation (PET) organization. Witnessing is Lion Pastor John Warren and Bryan chapter PET builder Don Montgomery. The Rockdale Noon Lions Club has pledged to donate $1,200 a year to the organization. Full Story