Tanglewood Volunteer Fire Deptartment held its tamale fund-raiser. “We had a pretty good turn out. Before any expenses we brought in approximately $600,” said Guy Hall, spokesperson. Full Story
Awards flow at Chamber banquet
Jerman, Estell, Original 12, Eanes, cycle club honored
Cindy Jerman, Dr. Lucile Estell, the Original 12 Civic & Social Club, Midway Grocery and Bad to the Bone Motorcycle Club won the top awards as the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce banquet drew a crowd of more than 300 to Rockdale Junior-High School Thursday.
Master of ceremonies Charlie McGregor introduced visitors and recognized elected officials. Full Story
Writer suffers from a case of permanent CRS
The unthinkable has happened. All of the numbers that I saved in my cell phone are GONE!
People, I have had waaaaaay too many Diet Mt. Dews today to deal with this rationally. Full Story
DONATION–Members of the New Salem Extenstion Educators Club donated $200 to the Lucy Hill Patteerson Memorial Library last week. Full Story
Taken from community calendars. For additions, call 446-5838.
March 31—Shane Silvey, Amy Beth Alford, Faith Walton, Esperanza Cerrito, Rebecca Davis, Derek Young, Barkley Alford.
April 1—Meghan Rickson, Emily Sipes, Carole Blackmon, Cordell Spears, Bob Graham.
April 2—Helga Lange.
April 3—Amy Morrow.
April 4—Trixie Moody, Kayrinn Taylor. Full Story
Gause 4-H kids do well at MCJLS contests
Gause 4-H Club had a good representation at the Milam County Livestock Show this weekend. There were also some of our Gause youth who go to Milano High School and showed animals in their ag projects. We also had many Gause 4-H members who placed in the art division of the home economics show. Full Story
RELAY FOR LIFE
Paint Milam Purple
Friday, April 29, is Paint the County Purple Day. Relay For Life of Milam County committee is hoping to get everyone in the county involved by wearing purple this day.
“We are also hoping that businesses and churches will put up purple bows or ribbons around their trees,” event chair Kim Jeter said. Full Story
RHS Class of 1976
The RHS Class of 1976 will hold its 35th-year class reunion on Sat- urday, June 11 at The Ranch. Full Story
Neil and Carrie Ingram of Longview announce the birth of their son, Corwyn Neil Ingram, at 10:02 p.m. March 21, 2011, at Good Shepard Hospital in Longview, weighing 8 pounds, 1 ounce and measuring 19 inches long. He was welcomed by sisters, Caitlyn and Julia. Grandparents are Hubert and Barbara Ingram, Richard and Jane Guillotte, all of Longview. Full Story
SENIOR CITIZENS MENU
Monday—Saucy pork cutlet, buttered green peas, carrots, whole wheat bread, orange, milk.
Tuesday—Roast turkey, gravy, cornbread dressing, candied sweet potatoes, seasoned broccoli, apple crisp, milk.
Wednesday— Grilled oregano chicken, baby lima beans, southern tomato and okra, whole wheat roll, chocolate pudding, milk. Full Story