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RELAY FOR LIFE

‘Heart & Sole’ to sell BBQ this weekend

Team “Heart & Sole” will sell barbecue sandwiches, sausage wraps, chips, desserts and drinks Saturday and Sunday, April 28-29, spokesperson Leigh Owens announced.

The sale will be held in the Rockdale City Hall parking lot beginning at 11 a.m. both days.

CNB team lists series of bake sales, BBQ events

The Relay for Life team from Citizens National Bank-Rockdale has announced the following fund-raising events, all benefitting the American Cancer Society:

• Saturday, April 28, bake sale at Cefco in Milano, 9 a. m. until sold out.

• Friday, May 4, bake sale in main lobby, 140 East Cameron Avenue, Rockdale, 9 a.m. until sold out.

• Saturday, May 12, BBQ in Rockdale in the old Walmart parking lot, 9 a.m. until sold out.

‘Paint the county purple’ with Relay T-shirts

Relay For Life’s “ Paint Milam County Purple Day” will be Friday, May 4, said Kim Jeter, Relay chair. Relay volunteers are selling purple T- shir ts designed for the event. “Everyone is urged to purchase a shirt to support the American Cancer Society,” Jeter said.

T-shirts are on sale for $15 in sizes youth medium (8-10) through adult 3XL. On May 4, everyone is urged to “Paint Milam County Purple.”

T-shirts can be ordered from Jeter by calling 512-760-7194 or by emailing milamcountyrelay@gmail.com. Proceeds support Relay For Life of Milam County which will be held at 6 p.m. May 18 at Tiger Field.

“We ask that everyone in Milam County wear purple and for businesses and residents to decorate yards, windows and whatever they can in purple to support Relay For Life,” Jeter said.

County clerk’s office displays cancer ribbons

CAMERON—The Milam County Clerk’s office is displaying cancer ribbons in the clerk’s office, 107 West Main Street in Cameron.

“These ribbons are for anyone to purchase for a cash donation. You may put the name of a cancer survivor or a cancer angel’s name, type of cancer, or other data on the ribbon,” said Sherry Mueck, spokesperson.

“Along with the ribbons displayed we will also have a display for photographs of the survivors or angels,” she said. “Please provide our office with the pictures you would like on display.”

For more information call 254- 697-7049.

‘Team Tammy’ sets ‘Purple Party’ for May 4

MILANO—Team Tammy will host a “Purple Party” at Nat’s in Milano on Friday, May 4 to coincide with the “Paint the County Purple Day,” team captain Jennifer Mueck announced.

Doors will open at 7 p.m. with cover by donation. “Wear purple and get a special gift,” Mueck said.

A live auction will begin at 8 p.m., followed by music by DJ Kenny. The night with also include a 50/ 50 drawing..

For more details call Tammy Storey, 936 -245 - 4813 or Marie Bakken, 254-718-0133. Any auction donation would also be greatly appreciated.

Email Relay For Life items marie@rockdalereporter.com bill@rockdalereporter.com


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