Kay Theatre hosting crafts show Dec. 4th
An arts and crafts show will be held Saturday, Dec. 4 on the grounds of the Kay Theatre, Main at Davilla.
Leanna Applegate, organizer said the show will he held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will coincide with downtown Rockdale’s Christmas activities on that day and evening. Full Story
O Christmas Tree - Free Access
Santa’s Forest closing after two decades of memories
MILANO–It is the end of an era on a small Christmas
tree farm in Milano– one filled with tradition, memories and family.
Bill and Linda Wiederhold and their grandchildren have been a part of many Christmas memories for numerous families across Central Texas for 23 years and now it is all coming to a bittersweet end. Full Story
Upson, Phillips homes part of Dec. 11 tour
The homes of Wendie Upson, 417 East Bell, and David and Mary Phillips, 437 San Gabriel, will be among those featured on t he Rockda le Dow ntow n Association “Christmas In Olde Town” homes tour, scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 11.
The tour is of eight historic, decorated homes in the Puddin’ Ridge neighborhood. Full Story
Taken from community calendars.
For additions, call 446-5838.
Nov. 25—Sherri Rasco, Nicole Butler, Irma Fernandez Wall, Nanette Wells.
Nov. 26—Mary Jo Paschall, Travis Gray, Larry Wadlington, Dick Burns, Corky Huddleston, Frank Dymke.
Nov. 27—Cory Coulter, Randy Morgan, Allen Peteete. Full Story
Charles Brandon Wells and Cassey Gene Penney.
Rudy Argonez Salazar and Emma L. Argonez.
Stephanie D. Gage and Brian Gage.
Cheryl Reve Schneider and Richard Lynn Schneider.
Carlos Enrique Gonzales and Diamira Yamilet Alonso Gonzalez.
Terry Miller and Debra Lynn Miller. Full Story
SENIOR CITIZENS MENU
Monday—Beef stew, seasoned greens, cornbread, fruit fluff, 2% milk.
Tuesday—Chicken Parmesan, red potatoes, California vegetables, wheat roll, cherry cobbler, 2% milk.
Wednesday—Braised pork chop, broccoli with cheese sauce, calico corn, wheat roll, ambrosia, 2% milk. Full Story
will be running the winners of the 2010 Rockdale Fair youth baked goods show and sale contests in the next few issues and as space permits.
Ranch Hand Buttermilk Pie
By Cashlynne Blake,
Reserve Champion Junior Pie
Ingredients: Full Story
Date set for annual Christmas parade
It’s time to get your ideas ready for floats and more as it’s almost time for the annual Milano Christmas parade and meal. The event will be held on Saturday, Dec. 11. Parade line up is at 9:30 a.m. at the Charlie Martin City Park with kickoff at 10:30. Full Story
RELAY FOR LIFE
Relay For Life sets holiday fund-raisers
The Relay For Life of Milam County will participate in Christmas activities in both Rockdale and Cameron on the Dec. 3-4 weekend, according to event chair Kim Jeter. Full Story
HER FIRST 90 YEARS
HER FIRST 90 YEARS—Eugenia “Genie” Newton (R) turned 90 recently and was surprised with a birthday party at the I&GN Historical Depot. Full Story
WINNERS—Denio’s Furniture, Flooring & Fireplaces recently presented a pair of $250 gift certificates as part of its annual Birthday Sell-a-bration. Left photo, Franci Denio awards a certificate to Lisa and Duane Gerthe of Rockdale. Right photo, Darci Denio presents certificate to Josie Corona of Cameron. Full Story
Pay attention to possible holiday hazards with pets
Holidays can be a wonderful time spent with loved ones and being grateful for everything we have received over the past year. However, there are some things to be aware of when holidays are in session.
Our pets can become vulnerable to some holiday risks and it is important to be knowledgeable and cautious about those risks so they can be avoided. Full Story
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