Milam County is nature friendly
Second annual Nature Festival fun for all ages
The second annual Milam County Nature Festival was held two months earlier this year, but had just as much information and more activities for young and old alike. Saturday’s event, presented by El Camino Real Chapter of Texas Master Naturalists, Texas AgriLife Extension Servie and Texas Parks and Wildlife, saw 1,200 visitors come through the gate according to organizers. Full Story
You are the wind beneath my...wings?
I am sure everyone is enjoying this beautiful spring weather. Let’s remember how wonderful this feels when we are frying in the heat of the summer months. Even with spring allergies and this crazy wind, it still beats 110 in the shade. Full Story
Matinee members elected to Texas Federation offices
District 4, which includes Rockdale, Navasota and Waco, was Texas Federation of Music Clubs host of the 96th annual convention March 31-April 2 at the Waco Hilton. Full Story
OAP to hold public performance Thursday
Milano High School’s One-Act Play will give a public performance of their award-winning sf “The History of Tom Jones” at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 14 in the school’s cafetorium. Admission prices are $3 for adults and $2 for senior citizens and students. There will also be a silent auction at the performance. Full Story
‘Inflatables Night’ Saturday at Baptist Church
Youngsters Kindergar- ten through fifth grade, remember Saturday, from 6- 9 p.m. is “Inflatables Night” at Gause Baptist Church Family Life Center. Refreshments of hot dogs and trimmings will be served. Full Story
Taken from community calendars. For additions, call 446-5838.
April 14—Valeri Bobbitt, Madi Garner, Bob Daniel.
April 15—Kerri Roper, Billy Bob Eiland, Raymond Don Lehoski, Robbie Briethaupt, Kasey Crump, Mason Crump, Cierra Starr, Jane Katz. Full Story
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Monday— Chicken Parmesan, herb pasta with broccoli, Italian green beans, garlic bread, fruit crisp, milk.
Tuesday— Chef’s salad, Italian dressing, crackers, fruit cup, chocolate chip cookie, milk.
Wednesday—Lean beef patty, oven potatoes, lettuce, tomato, onion, baked beans, hamburger bun, fruit yogurt, milk. Full Story
Barnett retires from Air Force
SAN ANTONIO–Master Sergeant Lynn Barnett, a 1985 Milano High School graduate, was honored April 8 with a retirement ceremony at Lackland Air Force Base, after 24 years of service in the United States Air Force. Full Story
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