Shaun Skubal travels to share his two loves... GOD & BASKETBALL
Rockdale grad visits Africa, China during missionary trips
Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.—Matthew 28:19-20 (ESV) Full Story
WORD FROM THE WIFE
Come on fall cool-enough summer heat
Bill and I just returned from a wonderful vacation in the cool Northwest and here’s what we found upon returning:
• my beautiful herbs are ready for the jar—all dry except for the basil;
• the tomatoes and several other plants dead or dying;
• no green grass in our yard and not much in the neighbor’s either; Full Story
Eugene Kelly Jr. and Heather Lenhart.
Donald Monroe and Tammy Laughlin.
Phyllis Powell and William Powell.
Ernest Del Bosque and Jamie Del Bosque.
Jay Bush and Kathy Bush.
Sheniqua Taylor and Robert Taylor.
Zita Stork and John Stork Jr.
Jackline Hights and Charles Hights Jr. Full Story
SENIOR CITIZENS MENU
Monday— Chef salad, low calorie ranch dressing, whole wheat bread, fruit, apricot crisp, milk.
Tuesday— Low sodium pork in Northern beans, okra and tomatoes, Mexican corn, whole wheat bread, applesauce cake, milk.
Wednesday— Beef pepper steak, potato wedges, turnip greens, dinner roll, fruit gelatin salad, milk. Full Story
Taken from community calendars. For additions, call 446-5838.
August 25—Melissa Sheahan, Taytum Moore, Dale Roach, Matt Farr, John Mulac III, Angie Dry, Luke Elliston, Avery Hendrix, Lexy Dillon.
August 26—Taryn Lexus Breaux, Michelle Roper Swanson, Hayden R. Wilson, Cole Bryant Lehoski, Kathy Johnston, Fred Debault, Mary Yates. Full Story
New school year under way
I hope all Milano students and faculty had a good start for the 2011-12 school year. I ask that Milano residents in town, on county roads and on highways watch for the school buses and students getting on and off buses. Watch for the flashing lights. Full Story
COMMENTS FROM CHERYL
Learn to manage diabetes with upcoming series
A s a diabetic, learn to manage your diabetes with nutritional and medical knowledge. In Milam County, you can get up-to-date information from the “Do Well, Be Well with Diabetes” four-part series offered by Texas AgriLife Extension Service and Little River Medical Clinic. Full Story
Susan G. Komen grant writing workshop set for August 31st
The Central Texas affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure is proud to announce the availability of grant funds for fiscal year 2012. Applications are now being accepted. Full Story
Early registration deadline for Sugarloaf Run is Aug. 27
A reminder that Saturday, Aug. 27 is the last day to register at the $10 cost to participate in the third annual Gause Sugarloaf 5K & Fun Run. The day of the race (Saturday, Sept. 3) will cost you $15. Full Story
Breakfast, key piece of back-to-school puzzle
HOUSTON—Parents wouldn’t send their children to school without their pencils and notebooks, and they shouldn’t send them off to school without a nutritious breakfast either, according to an expert at Baylor College of Medicine. Full Story
A 5,500-lb. bronze rhinoceros sculpture came through Milam County Thursday, Aug. 18, on its way to Jewett to be put on display for a year at the 2011-12 Leon County Art Trail Show. Full Story