More fun from the Rockda le Fair
The 2011 Rockdale Fair was held Oc t. 20 - 22 at Fair Park, drawing good crowds and enjoying near perfect wea ther.
There wasn’t room in last week’s Repor ter for the ususal number of Fair photos, so here are a few more of the best ones captured by The Reporter’s camera. Full Story
Pack a bag, we’re leaving in 20 minutes
Thi s past Sat urday morning, hu sband told me to “pack a over night bag, we’re leav ing in 20 minutes on a surprise bir thday trip.” Full Story
Morton-Kohutek wedding vows said in Buckholts
Tresha L. Morton and Ralph A. Kohutek were married at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011, at the Kohutek Orchard in Buckholts.
Rev. Jimmy Haile of Black Jack performed the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of the late Kennard and Earline Morton and the groom is the son of Willie and Adeline Kohutek of Buckholts. Full Story
AHOY, MATEY!—Manor Oaks Nursing & Rehab Center held their Halloween Carnival on Oct. 27 and served lemonade, popcorn, nachos and caramel apples to over 40 costumed children. Full Story
ENGAGED—Robert and Susie Urban are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristin Elaine, to Cody Allan Collins. The wedding is planned for Jan. 21, 2012, at St. Full Story
Winners announced in annual Evening Lions Club fund-raiser
Winners of the Milano Evening Lions Club 2011 fund-raiser were announced at Friday’s Milano Eagle football game. The names drawn were Jerry Patterson of Cameron, $350 Walmart card; James Johnson of Cameron, $150 Walmart card; Connie Banks of Rockdale, $ 50 Walmart card. Congratulations and thanks to all for supporting our Lions Club. Full Story
Taken from community calendars.
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Nov. 3—Rhonda Eichinger, Justin Jones, Did Juarez.
Nov. 4—Jay Murello, Alyssa Laine, Kayden Lewis, Elbert Page, Connor Shuffield, Dora Dittmar, Christa Pelzel, Joyce Kirk. Full Story
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Two percent milk served daily.
Monday— Chili macaroni, seasoned greens, cornbread, fruit.
Tuesday— Chicken gumbo soup, oven rice, garlic bread, hot cinnamon apricots.
Wednesday—Smothered steak, mashed potatoes, green beans with pimento, whole wheat bread, orange wedges. Full Story
The 2011 Rockdale Fair parade’s first-place comical entry from— where else?—Chicken Express. Full Story
John Cross and Sherry Kleinmeyer. Full Story
Rockdale records are recorded at the studios of KRXT radio. Full Story
‘TREASURE CHIP’—Alpha Tau Delta presented Tommie Pounders $1,000 for winning the “Treasure Chip” at the Rockdale Fair. Full Story
SCENES FROM THE 2011 ROCKDALE FAIR
MILANO QUEEN & HER COURT—Arianna Douglas was crowned the 2011 Milano High School Homecoming queen during halftime ceremonies on Friday night. At right, the senior was escorted by her father, Michael Douglas. She is also the daughter of Nadia Willard. Full Story
Shop, eat, get in holiday spirit at Christmas Cottage
Stop by Bea’s Kitchen in Cameron from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4 for shopping and eating at the annual Christmas Cottage. The Milam County Extension Education Association Members and the Family and Consumer Sciences Committee are sponsoring the event to get you in the mood for the Holiday Season. Full Story
Community Thanksgiving luncheon, services scheduled
Circle Nov. 13 for the annual community Thanksgiving luncheon that will be held at the Gause Baptist Church Family Life Center. Serving will begin at 11 am. This is a free meal made possible by generous people of the community. Ladies, you are asked to prepare a dessert for the meal. For more information you may contact Wanda Coats at 979-279-2472. Full Story