Sweden takes 2011 ‘Miss Globe’ crown
‘Miss Globe’ nets $1,200 for Roundup, PAL programs
Miss Sweden, Ivana Vinitall, proved that being good with your hands will get you places. Her talent of a Swedish massage, demonstrated in front of an audience of about 400 in the RHS auditorium Thursday night, put her well above the competition.
Miss Sweden Ivana Vinitall (Michael Fischer) was crowned Rockdale High School’s Miss Globe 2011. Full Story
COMMENTS FROM CHERYL
Caregivers support group to meet March 2
f you are caring forI someone in your home, you may need to make changes for safety reasons or to provide assistance. The next meeting for the Caregivers Support Group will address some of these basic modifications to make your home better equipped for care giving. Full Story
ENGAGED—Mr. and Mrs. James Rasco of Hearne are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Erica Rae Rasco, to Jason Miller Starnes, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kerry Starnes of Rockdale. Full Story
Taken from community calendars. For additions, call 446-5838.
Feb. 24—Ruben Bergstresser, Hope Herzog, Kayla Timko, Jim Muston, Margaret Daphane Gaston, Victoriano J. Montelongo, Montgomery Popham, Kerry Starnes.
Feb. 25—Debbie Silvey, Ross Cartwright, Gene Northcott, John Gilchrist, David Svrcek Jr.
Feb. 26—Doyle Gray Jr., Sandra Timko, Tylan Lewis II, Olivia Bocanegra, Mildred Cast. Full Story
David Villarreal and Patricia Beathard. Full Story
VFW, Auxiliary host convention
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6525 and its Ladies Auxiliary hosted the VFW District 28 convention during the weekend with 125 in attendance.
District 28 is composed of VFW posts in a six county region of central Texas.
Saturday activities included a turkey shoot at the Oak Club, and hamburger/hot dog meal and karaoke were held at the post home. Full Story
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Monday— Cheesy ham pasta,sauteed zucchini, tossed saladwith dressing, dinner roll, fruit,milk.Tuesday—Sloppy Joe, hamburger bun, fiesta corn, melon, sugarcookie, milk.Wednesday— Chicken al laorange, mashed potatoes, Caprivegetables, whole wheat roll, pineapple upside down cake, milk.Thursday—Tuna pasta salad,cucumbers and Full Story
Two-Mile school reunion brings memories
Mt. Tabor Baptist Church in Gause recently hosted a reunion of the Two Mile Negro School alumni.
Dr. Leroy Swift of Rockdale is the pastor.
Two-Mile Negro School closed in 1951 and has been demolished. It had been located at the Mt. Tabor site.
Pastor Roosevelt Moore of Greater Antioch Baptist Church, Tahoka gave the invocation. Full Story
UNIVERSITY OF SCOUTING—Boy Scouts of Pack 790 attended “Merit Badge University” at the University of Texas in Austin Saturday. Full Story