Spending Turkey Day in the Big Apple
Macy’s parade, Central Park picnic highlights of ‘family trip’
Thanksgiving this year was a little different for me. I didn’t spend it like I normally do, cooking and spending time with our family in Gause and Milano. I spent it in New York City. Full Story
Art by Megan Beck
Art by Megan Beck, a senior at Milano High School. Full Story
Art by Brenna Walker
Art by Brenna Walker, second-grader at Rockdale Elementary. Full Story
SPECIAL DELIVERY—It was quite a week for Place of Hope, pregnancy resource center at 231 E. Cameron (US 79). Full Story
REDNECK HOLIDAY—Milano High School’s production class presented the world famous comedy ‘A Tuna Christmas’ on Nov. 28 at the MHS cafetorium. Full Story
HOLIDAY TRADITION—A sure sign Christmas is on the way is the annual bazaar at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church,held Saturday and sponsored by its Ladies Society. Full Story
Taken from community calendars. For additions, call 446-5838. Birthdays
December 6—Steve Wilson, Becky Shuffield, Anita Ogea, Harvey Holliman.
December 7—Alfred Coats, B.J. Silvey, Brian Stanford, Terry Dennis.
December 8—Tommy Cole, Tyler Hopcus, Kelly Jones, Morris Sutton, Henry Von Gonten, Billie Noack, Howard Key. Full Story
Bailey Brooke Burrough would like to announce the arrival of her cousin, Jaxon Armstrong Owens, born Nov. 12, 2012, at Northeast Baptist Hospital in San Antonio, weighing 8 pounds, 4 ounces and measuring 22 inches long. He is also welcomed by brothers Tyler and Mario. Parents are Scott and Lisa Owens of Seguin. Full Story
On Nov. 19, Cub Scout Pack 789 heard guest speaker State DPS Trooper J.C. Brooks and his talk on staying safe and how the boys could help law enforcement. Bear leader Stacie Aguilar and pack members expressed thanks to Trooper Brooks for his talk. Pictured are (l-r) Alex Rivera, Trip Davenport, Conner Yarbrough, Trooper Brooks, Weston Avrett, Daniel Gardiner, Billy Mauldin and Hayden Aguilar. Full Story
SENIOR CITIZENS Men
Monday—Fried chicken breast, low-sodium cram gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, roll, fruit cup with oranges, 2% milk.
Tuesday—Chicken Alfredo pasta, buttered carrots, squash, bread, hot cinnamon apricots, 2% milk.
Wednesday—Swiss steak with gravy, roasted potatoes, garden mix vegetables, roll, orange dream pudding, 2% milk. Full Story