Saturday 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
Mt. Homer Cemetery Assoc. to meet Sunday
Mt. Homer Cemetery Association will meet at 11 a.m. Sunday, June 24 at the cemetery.
Agenda items will include dues and hiring someone to mow and maintain the cemetery.
The lock combination to get into the cemetery is “3127” and anyone who has family or ties to the cemetery is invited to attend the meeting. Full Story
Genealogy society to meet Tuesday
The next meeting of Milam County Genealogical Society will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 26 in the conference room of Citizens National Bank, Rockdale. 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
Suicide Prevention donations thru June 30
You can still donate to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Milam County Campus Walk online at www.campuswalks.org, spokesperson Kelli Pelzel announced.
In the drop down box choose Texas & the Milam County Walk will appear, click on it then click on the ‘Make A Donation’ button to the upper right.
Donations are being accepted until June 30. Full Story
Liberty Cemetery Assoc. annual meeting July 1
The Liberty Cemetery Association will have its annual meeting and picnic at 11 a.m. Sunday, July 1.
“Please join us for a day of enjoying good food, renewing old friendships and making new ones,” spokesperson Judy York said.
Liberty Church and Cemetery are located on FM 3242, just north of Milano. 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 Wednesdays, 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