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Mila no students don’t go back to classes until Januar y 9

MI LANO NEWS
By KAY LAGRON E
Reporter correspondent

Hope eve r yone had a fantastic Christ ma s holiday. Wehad sever alfamily get- toge t hers and at e way too much, but enjoyed the time we had to visit with one another.

Mila no ISD students and staff are out for the Ch ristmas holidays.

Classes will resume Monday,

Ja n. 9. Report cards for the third si x we eks grading period will be dist ributed the week the student s come back from bre ak.

Bot h the boy s an d girls high school basketball teams are playi ng in tour namen ts t his we ek. The Lad y Eagle s are pla ying in the Brazos Ch rist ian tour nament in Brya n, while the Eagles are in the Rose bud- Lo tt tournament . Good luck to bot h te am s.

Remem ber,Milano PAT CH Club is still collec ti ng “Box Tops for Educ ation” as part of the ir fund- rai sing ac tivitie s th is year. You can find them on several food items and baked goods during the holidays. Ju st cut them out and se nd them to sc hool w ith you r ch ild or get th em to me a nd I will get them to the PATCH Club. It’s free money for our school. If you just want to get them to me, I will get them to someone in the PATCH Club. Both Kalis sa Cernuch and Mar tha Newm an hav e bee n in the hospital over the past week . Both had to have their append ix out. We wish you both a sp eedy recovery.

On Thur sday, we had the an nual

Lagr on eFamilyChristm as meal at Nor ine La grone’s home. It was a lso her 94t h bir thd ay. On Frida y, our kid s, gra nd kids and sig nificant others gat hered and our home for our tradition Ch rist mas piz za meal and gif t exch a nge. We a lso loaded up on the trailer and went caroling, then came bac k for the usual ly (and very compe titiv e) game of schrades.

On Christmas Eve, we were at the home of Chris and Kel ly Coo- per for the annual Cass Christmas meal. The food was great and the Chinese Chr ist mas gift exchange game wa s lots of fun.

On Sund ay evenin g, we had Ch ristm as dinn er at our hou se wit h daughter Marie and husband Buck, grandchi ldren Bradley and Hannah, dau ghter Ja nieand fr iend Siam ac k. It was a bus y weekend, but lot s of fun.

Here is wishi ng you all the best and ma ny blessings in 2012.


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