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Hospital Auxiliary’s yule luncheon Friday

Richards Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will hold its annual Christmas luncheon from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14 at St. John’s United Methodist Church fellowship hall.

Tickets are on sale for $10, may be purchased from Auxiliary members or at the front desk at Richards Memorial.

Milano Playboys at Chriesman Saturday

Jimmie Maze and the Milano Playboys will be at the Chriesman Community Center from 7 until 9 p.m. Saturday, playing country, gospel and Christmas music. Food is available. The event is alcohol and tobacco-free. FMI: Royce Barber, 446-6644.

Milam Retired Teachers to meet December 20

Milam County Retired Teachers

Association will meet at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20 at Abiding Savior Lutheran Church in Cameron. Holiday carols will be sung and holidays treats will be served. There will also be a memorial service for members who died this year. Attendees are asked to bring donations of canned goods for the food pantry and a Christmas ornament to be hung on a tree that will be given to a family for Christmas. All retired school personnel are invited.—Bram Younts, co-secretary

Sunshine quilters to meet December 20

Sunshine n’ Shadows Quilt Guild will meet at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 20 at Meadowbrook Baptist Church fellowship hall. Visitors are welcome, said Eddie Davidson, publicist. FMI: 446-6316.

Genealogy society dues now being collected

Milam County Genealogical Society members and potential members should pay dues by the first meeting next year, Jan. 22, to be eligible to vote for officers. Dues are: Individual $15, family $20, senior citizen $10, supporting member, $25.

Dues may be paid at any meeting, mailed to MCGS, c/o Lucy Patterson Library, 201 Ackerman, Rockdale TX 76567 (or dropped off at the library for MCGS), or mailed to treasurer Florene McDaniel, 6246 CR 314, Rockdale TX 76567.—Linda Whorton, publicity

Crown Garden’s yule meeting set Dec. 20

Members of Crown Garden Club will hold their Christmas luncheon and gift exchange on Thursday, Dec. 20 at the home of Patricia McKee.—Peggy Cooke, reporter

Grief support meetings held monthly, Cameron

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, 602 N Travis, Cameron, Texas. FMI: 254- 284-0045, extension 2013.


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The burn ban for Milam County has been lifted. Burning is always prohibited in the county's municipalities.


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