Heart of Hope
Rockdale man receives transplant after being on list just two weeks
A s each calendar year ends, people make resolutions. In Rober t Billig’s case this year’s resolution was just to live to see the next. The 60-yearold Rockdale man has had heart problems most of the last two decades and last year was told by physicians that he needed a heart transplant. On Dec. 31, he got that new heart after being on the actual list just two weeks. Full Story
Taken from community calendars. For additions, call 446-5838.
Jan. 20—Hannah Baldwin, Heidi Herzog, Madaline Wall Morse, Alaina Mantey.
Jan. 21— Chris Wilson, Bill Almond, Gretta Duron, Leonard Pyle, Dee Bonorden, Austin Turner, David Monroe Jr.
Jan. 22—Destinee Martinez, Vicky Hurt, Jan Campbell, Linda Crane. Full Story
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Monday—Turkey a la king, fluffy rice, peas and carrots, tossed salad, dressing, hot fruit compote, milk.
Tuesday—Meatballs with gravy, herbed new potatoes, zucchini with stew tomatoes, whole wheat bread, pineapple with cherries, milk.
Wednesday— Pork roast, braised red cabbage, herb roasted potatoes, whole wheat bread, fruit, milk. Full Story
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• American Cancer Society, Gaye Bland, memorial chair, PO Box 1630, Rockdale TX 76567.
• American Heart Association, 6801 Sanger, Suite 102, Waco, TX 76710.
•Black Jack VFD, Jesse A. Smith, president, 11191 FM 908, Rockdale, TX 76567. Full Story
Chester Buchanan and Cynthia Wolf.
Mark Doskocil and Denise Miller.
Carl Hughes and Ramona Butala. Full Story
Is your child eating enoug h?
Wit h child ho od ob es ity ep i- demics on the rise, many pa rents and healt hcarepro vidersare conc erned about thedietary h abit s of ch ild ren . Howeve r, manyparent sto to ddlers or even school -ag ed children ma y wonder if their ch ild ren are eating enou gh. Child renoften go throug h per iods of finicky eating or dis- inter est in food. Full Story
MVFD, Lions Club set fund-raisers
Two Milano civic organizations have set their big fund-raisers for this year. The Volunteer Fire Department will have its annual chili supper on Saturday, Feb. 12, while the Milano Evening Lions Club will host a pancake supper on March 12. Both events are at the Civic Center. Full Story
Grass ID, horse judging teams fair well
Milam County 4-H Plant Identification teams made a big impression at the Coryell County Grass I.DD. contest on Jan. 8. Senior and junior teams took first and second place in both divisions. Full Story