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Geneaology workshop set for Saturday

Professional genealo - gist Lynna Kay Shuffield will conduct a genealogy workshop from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the city library.

Signup donation is $5 and lunch will be provided.

Sign-in begins at 8:30 a.m. with breaks for lunch and relaxation.

Topics will include the American Revolution and Civil War.

Budget hearing Monday for city

Cit y council members will hold a public hearing on their proposed budget and tax rate at 5:30 p.m. Monday at City Hall.

No increase in the current 66.2775-cent tax rate is proposed.

A $6-per month increase in the base water rate is part of the budget proposal.

County hosting public hearings

Public hearings on the 2012 Milam County budget are scheduled for 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday in the Milam County Courthouse.

A third public hearing is set for 6 p.m. Sept. 7, also at the courthouse.

See budget story, page 2A.


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The burn ban for Milam County has been lifted. Burning is always prohibited in the county's municipalities.


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