LIONS CELEBARTE 25TH
LIO NS CELEBR ATE 25TH— Mi lano Evening Lions Club celebrated its 25th anniversa ry on Feb. 2 at the Milano Senior Citizens Center with 90 persons in atten dance. Full Story
Scouts sell cookies on Saturdays
Rockdale Girl Scouts are selling cookies on Saturdays through Feb. 18 , acc ording to Susan Youngblood, spokesperson. Sales are at Brookshire Bros., Wal- Ma rt, Gatt i’s Pizza and Tetco from 10 a. m. until 2 p. m., and also at Thorndale Cefco from 11 a. m. unt il 2 p. m. Full Story
Heaven’s Highway Riders list meeting, ral ly plans
Heav en’s Highway Rid ers motorcycle club monthl y meetings will be held every second Tuesday at Busy Bea’s Re st aura nt. “We meet for fellowship and to eat at 6 p. m. and ou r meet ing star ts at 7 p. m.,” said Ra y Dit to, roa d captain. “First meeting in Rockdale will be on Feb. Full Story
Lions pancake supper coming up Febr uar y 21
The 12th annual Rockdale Noo n Lions Club pa ncake supp er will be held on Fat Tuesday, Feb. 21, from 5 to 7: 30 p. m. at Bu sy Bea Cafe, acc ordi ngto Mik ePruett, event chair. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for children age 6- 12. Children 5 an d under eat free. Rockdale Noon Lionsarecel - ebr ating 71 yea rs of ser vic e to th e commu ni t y. — Kathy Cooke Ma r tin , publicity Full Story
Milam Retired Teachers announce officer slate
Mil am Count y Re tire d Tea che r s Association me t Feb. 1 in the Milam Count y Historical Museum in Cameron and toured th e museum. Full Story
Genealog y societ y re- elects officer slate
Milam County Genealogical Societ y held its first meeting of 2012 Jan, 24 at Citizens National Bank.
All of f icers were re - ele cte d for 2012 : presi dent , Patric ia Mc Ke e; vice -president, Ste rli n Ba r ton ; secre tary,Judy Mathe rne; trea surer, Fl oren e McDa ni el ; an d ne wsle t ter edit or, Linda, Whorton. Full Story
GOP dinner Thursday at Cameron VFW Hall
CAM ERON— Republican Women of Milam County will hold an Independ ence Dinner at 6 p. m. Thu rsd ay, Feb. 9 at the Ca meron VF W Hall , accordi ngtoKaren McDer mott, spokesper son.
“We inv ite ever yo ne to come and enjoy a prime rib dinner with all the tr immings, and hea r speakers wh o arerunning for coun tyand state offices,” sh e said. Full Story
Project Graduat ion to meet on Monday
RISDProject Gradua tion 2012 me eti ng date ha s be en mo ved to 7 p. m. Mond ay, Feb. 13 in the hig h school ca fete ria, according to Emil y Tar ver, spokesper son. The meeting is usually held on the third Mon day but has been moved up a week due to the President ’s Day holiday. Full Story
MCRTA can help May college grads
If you are a graduate of a Milam County high school and will gra duate from coll ege in Ma y with a degre e in educat ion, the Milam Co unty Retire d Tea chers Associa tion ca n help you. Futu reteache rsmus ttakeexit exams in th eir field s at a cost of $125 per subje ct . Add to tha t th e cost to get the results and graduation becomes even more exp ensive. Full Story
Grief support meetings
CAM ERON— Standards Hospi ce is holdin g Grief Sup por t Gro up meetings at 6 p. m. the second and four th Thursdays, according to Greg Nichols, chaplain. Meet ing location is 115 N. Central in Cam eron. Full Story
Relay sponsors dead line March 31
Sponsors are being soug ht for the Amer ic an Ca nce r Societ y’s Relay For Life of Milam County.
To receive sponsorship information and have your company logo or name placed on the 2012 Rela y For Life Tshir t, call Joy Scr ug gs, 89 8- 0067, or ema il scr uggsjoy @hotmail.com.
Spons orship money and forms mus tbe recei vedno laterthan March 31. Full Story
Relay committee to meet Thursday
Milam Count y Relay For Li fe commit tee will meet at 6 p. m. Thursda y, Feb. 9 at in the Rockdale fire sta tion at Wilcox and Bell streets.
“We will pla n the Survivor Dinner and also vote on the art work for our Paintthe Coun tyPurp le T-shirts,” said Kim Jeter, spokesperson. Full Story