Masons set sale next weekendMilano’s Masonic Lodge will hold a garage sale at the Milano Community Center starting at 8 a.m. on both Sept. 10 and 11. To donate items for the sale, call Jesse Love, 512-455-7915, Eugene Morgan, 512-455-3894, Mark Morgan, 512-455-9837 or Aaron Alford, 512-446-5450.
The next meeting for the Milano Athletic Booster Club is set for 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 6 in the high school cafeteria.
Don’t forget that Milano’s homecoming football game and annual former students reunion will be on separate weekends this year due to scheduling conflicts.
The Homecoming footba ll game will take place against the Iola Bulldogs on Friday, Sept. 10 at 7 p.m. The Milano High School senior class will host a spaghetti dinner in the elementary cafeteria before the homecoming football game starting at 5 p.m. Dinner can be purchased for $5 a plate and all proceeds will go towards the senior class trip.
A lso t hat n ig ht, t he 2010 MHS homecoming queen will be crowned. Senior class queen nominees are Brittany Bullock, Allison Dodd, Natalie Kornegay and Masey Turnage. Class duchess are junior Hunter Gage, sophomore Stonie Guthrie and freshman Kelly Jo Wadlington.
The Milano Ex-Students Association will hold its annual reunion and luncheon on the originally scheduled date of Saturday, Oct. 23. A barbecue meal will be served at noon for $10 a plate. The MHS class of 1957 will also hold a class get-together on Oct. 23 in the high school library.
Members of the MHS classes of 1995, 1996 and 1997 will hold a joint reunion on Oct. 23 with a covered dish lunch at the elementary cafeteria at noon.
Class of 2000 members from MHS are also planning a reunion that day at the Milano Civ ic Center. If there are other classes getting together, let me know so we can get the word out to classmates and former teachers. If some classmates can’t make it to the reunions, please send letters, pictures or call classmates to give updates.
We extend our sympathy to the John Cearley family on the passing of his mother Sally Ann Cearley of Austin. Services were held Sunday afternoon with burial at the Texas State Cemetery in Austin.
Make your plans to spend your day in Milano on Saturday, Sept. 25 for the annual Fall Fest. You can spend the day watching tractor pulls, car shows, quilt shows, enjoying lots of food and great gospel music. Arts and crafts booths are also available.
If anyone would like more information, call Carolyn Vinton at 512-455-2364 or 979-224- 0227.