It’s Opry weekend in Milano

MI LANO NEWS
By KAY LAGRON E
Reporter corresp ondent

The Mil ano Opry will be held Sat urd ay, Sept . 17, at theMilano HighSchool cafetor ium with doors opening at 6 p. m. and the show starting at 7. Bobby Davis will be cooking his delicious hambur ger s and othe r conc essions wil l be avai lable as well.

Special guest for this month are Mar gie LeBlanc and Colby Sheppa rd . House ba nd members are Billy Bar net t, Ab Woods, Michael Wa ll, Michael Herod, Gar y Beard, Will Founta in, Ha nnah Fountain and Ly nn Martin.

There are lo ts of activit ies in the work s for the Oct. 1 Cit y of Milano FallFe stto beheld downtown. Even tsinc lude a min i-rod trac tor pull, ar ts and crafts boot hs , quilt and car sho ws, food boot hs and the annua l MVF D Lad ies Auxilia r y garage sa le.

Boo th spaces are sti ll av a ila ble. For mo reinfo rmatio n con tact Bill y Ba rnet t, 512- 429 - 0262 orCarolyn Vinton, 979- 224- 0227 or 512 -455- 2364 . Fo r mo re tractor pull info, visit w ww. tmt pa. com.

The an nu al M VFD Au xiliar y garage sale will be he ld Sept. 29- 30 and Oct. 1 at the Mila no Civ ic Center/ Fire Station. The sa le will run 8 a. m. to 5 p. m. Sept. 29- 30 and 8 a. m. to 3 p. m. Oct. 1.

The ladies are accepti ng donat ion s. Youcan contact them nowor wait to ta keittothe civiccente rstarting Mon day, Sept. 26. For more information, cont ac t Ja ne Yoa kum, 512- 446 - 5110, Lois Love, 512- 45 5- 7915 or CarolynVin ton, 512- 455- 2364 . Your continued suppor t is gre atly appre ciated .

Milano Athlet ic Boost er Club will mee t at 6 p. m. Wednesday, Sept. 28 at the school. The group has also set its annu al chili supper for Friday, Oc t. 14 . At hletes are to bring dess er ts. Watch here for more information. The Milano Exes reunion will be held Satu rday, Oct. 29 at the MHScafetorium .Doors will open at10a. m.withafajit ameal from The Crossing being served at noon.

Donation s are stil l needed for the silent and live au ctions and can be brought that day. For more in form ation on the event, call Car olyn Hafley at 512 -455- 2473 or em ail carolynhaf ley@live.com. A reminder: it’s flu season. Be sure to schedu le an app oint ment to get your flu shot.

I had a hard time this weekend with all the remembrance of Sept. 11. Most eve r yone rememb ers where the y were when the news was released about the at tack. It will take time fo r us to heal as well as our cou ntr y. God bless the U. S. A.

OnMond ay, Claudeand I helped grandson Bradley Bak ken celebrate his sixt h birt hday with a spaghet ti dinner with his family.

A ll ou r grandc hild ren are growing up to o fast.


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