MCJLS auction raises 200,238
Sale tops ‘10 total by more than $36,000
CAMERON—The 2011 Milam County Junior Livestock Show raised $200,238.25 for area 4-H and FFA youths during the annual event in the Youth Exposition Building.
That’s over $36,000 more than the $163,442 raised in 2010.
An additional $25,305 was raised in a special lot for Tandy Sizemore of the Thorndale 4- H, bringing the grand total to $225,543.25.
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Long hor n show this weekend at Fair Park
Herds of horns are headed to Rockdale this weekend for one of their largest registered Texas Longhorn shows. The public is invited to the free event to see some of the best of the breed in the region and experience a little bit of Texas history. Full Story
RFA commercial heifer tag-in Wednesday
The tag-in date for the 2011 Rockdale Fair Commercial Heifer Show is scheduled for 5- 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 6 at the Arledge Feed Lot Pens on US 79 West of Rockdale, co-chairman Birdie Kristoff announced. All Milam Count y 4- H and FFA members wishing to participate in this show are required to tagin their heifers on this date. Full Story
Photo deadline March 31
CAMERON–The El Camino Real Chapter of Master Naturalists is sponsoring a Nature Photo Contest. It will be held in conjunction with Milam County Nature Festival at Wilson-Ledbetter Park in Cameron on April 9, spokesperson Paula Engelhardt announced. Full Story
MCJLS lists herdsman, showmanship awards
Additional awards from the 2011 Milam County Junior Livestock Show have been listed as follows:
Senior showmanship, Colton Coufal, Cameron 4-H; junior showmanship, Madison Humble, Cameron FFA; outstanding herdsman, Tandi Sizemore, Thorndale 4-H.
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MCJLS home economic winners announced
CAMERON–Winners from the home economics division of the Milam County Junior Livestock Show are as follows:
Clothing—Grand, Kennedy Hobbs.
Collection/Display— Grand, Kevin Junek; reserve, J.W. Hollas; 3rd, John Graham; 4th, Connor Bar ton; 5th, Colby Barton. Full Story
MVFD Auxiliary clothing sale Saturday
I f you want to get a bargain on some clothes, then be sure to attend the Milano Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary pre-Easter clothing sale on Saturday, April 2 at the Milano Community Center (downtown across from the post office). The sale is 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Full Story