Legion auction Saturday to boost building fund
American Legion Carlyle Post 358 in Rockdale will hold an auction to raise money for the post building fund, spokesperson R. L . Faust announced.
The auction will begin at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 16 at the American Legion building, located on FM 487 North.
To donate auction items, or for more information, call Faust at 446-3829. Full Story
Milano Opry to hit stage Saturday at Milano HS
MILANO—The Milano Opry will be held on Saturday, June 16 at the Milano High School, spokesperson Lynn Mar tin announced. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show will start at 7.
“We will be serving hamburgers and barbecue sandwiches along with homemade pies,” Martin said. Full Story
Genealogy society to meet on June 26
Milam County Genealogical Society’s next meeting will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 26 in the conference room of Citizens National Bank, Rockdale. Patricia McKee is in charge of the program. Full Story
Relay For Life ‘wrap-up party’ ahead Thursday
Relay For Life of Milam County has scheduled its “wrap-up party” for Thursday, June 14, according to event chair Kim Jeter.
The party will be held at 6 p.m. at Peace Lutheran Church fellowship hall, 303 Meadow, in Rockdale.
Pizza will be provided and attendees are asked to bring finger foods, desserts and drinks. Full Story
June 23 benefit for Diabetes Society
A benefit is planned in honor of C.W. Coldiron for the American Diabetes Society on Saturday, June 23 at Nat’s in Milano, organizer Karen Coldiron said. “Mr. Coldiron suffered from diabetes since his youth. He passed away in August, 2011 at the age of 31,” she said. Full Story
Sunshine quilters to meet June 28
Sunshine ‘n Shadows Quilt Guild will meet at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, June 28 in the Meadowbrook Baptist Church fellowship hall.
“We will be planning our summer meetings,” publicist Eddie Davidson said. “Visitors are welcome.”
For more information call Davidson at 446-6316. Full Story
Grief support meetings held twice monthly
CAMERON—Standards Hospice is holding Grief Support Group meetings from 5 to 6 p.m. each second and fourth Thursdays, according to Greg Nichols, bereavement coordinator. Location is Standards Hospice, 115 N. Central in Cameron. For more information call 254 -284 - 0045, extension 2013. Full Story
Thorndale team sets bake sale on Saturday
THORNDALE—The Thorndale Dawgs 12U Pony League baseball team will hold a bake sale Saturday, June 16 from 8 a.m. until sold out.
Baked goods can be purchased at the Thorndale Meat Market or the Shell Gas Station located at 312 West Lake Drive in Taylor (behind Gattis Pizza). Full Story