‘Greater Tuna’ staging set Thursday
Milano Junior High’s One Act Play w ill present scenes from “Greater Tuna” at 7 p.m. Thursday in the high school cafeteria.
Donations will be taken at the door for the performance. There will also be a silent auction of baked and other goods that will benefit the eighth grade year end activities. The OAP in MISD always puts on a good show. Full Story
‘Move that bus!’
Popular ABC show ends nine-year run building wounded South Texas soldier a new home
What was suppose to be a quick trip to San Antonio with my brood to see my oldest sister’s family, turned into an experience that will stay with me for a long time.
The popular ABC show “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” and host Ty Pennington have traveled around the country helping give families a new lease on life by building them new homes. Full Story
Andrea Bailey Benefit Saturday at The Ranch
When making your Saturday plans, be sure to include the Benefit for Andrea Bailey.
The Benefit is this Saturday at The Ranch. It will start with a Motorcycle Run, with registration starting at 9:30 a.m.
Fee is $20 per rider or $25 with passenger.
First bike out will be at 11 a.m. and last bike in at 4 p.m. All bikes, trikes, cars and trucks welcome on the ride. Full Story
Matthew Coesens and Cassandra Salazar.
Kenneth Johnson and Dawania Mitchell.
Susan Fults and Joshua Fults.
Jared Dayringer and Amy Dayringer.
Darlene Taisler and James Taisler. Full Story
SENIOR CITIZENS MENU
Two percent milk served daily.
Monday— Sliced turkey, orange glazed yams, seasoned green beans, wheat roll, chunky fruit medley.
Tuesday— Grilled oregano chicken, steamed carrots, okra and tomatoes, whole wheat bread, oatmeal cookie.
Wednesday- Friday— not available. Full Story
Taken from community calendars.
For additions, call 446-5838.
Jan. 26— Michael Kristopher Dibble, Braylon Jons, Macelynn Elaine Smith, Tiffani Staacke, Ashley N. Fisher, Visha Bowser, Elvis (Junebug) Smith Jr., Miranda Sappington.
Jan. 27— Lakota Shaye Seal, Jan Beery. Full Story
MCAD’s Moraw says homestead exemptions reduce property tax bills
CAMERON—Homeowners can reduce their property tax bills in 2012 by taking advantage of homestead exemptions offered by counties, cities, school districts and other local taxing units. To apply for an exemption on your residence, contact the Milam County Appraisal District. Full Story
Area kids take top honors at Fort Worth
Milam County 4-H brought home top awards from the Jan. 21 Plant ID contest at the Fort Worth Livestock Show. Top team awards for the senior and junior division along with first place junior individual awards were all won by Milam County 4-Hers. Full Story
ROCKDALE Elementary and Intermediate Breakfast
Cereal, toast, fruit, breakfast bar, jelly and milk offered daily.
Tuesday— Cinnamon roll with icing.
Wednesday— Pancakes, sausage patty.
Thursday— Cherry yogurt parfait.
Friday—Banana muffin, yogurt.
Junior High Breakfast Full Story
County food drive nets 7,239 lbs. food, supplies
Milam County resident s and or ganizatio nsco llecte d7,23 9 pounds of non- perish ab le fo od items and clean ing supplies dur - ing the months of November and De cember. A ll coll ec ted ite ms were ke pt in Milam Count yanddistrib- ut ed to area families and ind i- v iduals. This is the thi rd ye ar for the countywide project, coordinated by the Ca meron Lion s Clu b. Full Story
Boys turn for tour na ment time
Gau se Junio r Hig h boys bas ket ball te ams w ill be ho st ing a tou rn ament in the Gause gy m Friday af ternoon beginning at 1 p. m. and then on Sat urday beginning at 10: 30 a.m. It’s a gre at way to spend your time watchi ng these you ng sters from Gause and the sur rounding area all doing their best. The booster club willbe hav eaconc ession sta nd at the games both days. Full Story
Thanks big time, Alpha Tau Delta!
Alpha Tau Delta, local service organization, recently donated $10,000 to the City of Rockdale to help with the building of Sumuel Park. Full Story
Lay your financial foundation first
Dear Dave, We’ve read about your plan, and we’re in pretty goo d shape financ ially, but we don’t know what to do next. We have $400,0 00 in a 401( k) for retirement, but we don’t have an emergency fund or any other savings. The only debt we have is our hou se. What should we do about Baby Steps 4 and 6? Mary Dear Mar y, Full Story