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‘One Night of Southern Gospel’ set Friday at Milano High School
By Kay Lagrone Reporter correspondent

Milano Senior Citizens group will present “One Night of Southern Gospel” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 10 at Milano High School. The night will include music from The Wallace Family, The Messenger Quartet reunion and a farewell concert for Masterpeace Quartet. For more information and advance ticket sales, call 512-455-9232.

Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Round Up will be held from 1-3 p.m. Friday, May 10 at Milano Elementary School. Please bring copies of the child’s birth certificates, shot records, social security card, proof of income and proof of residence (PK only). A fund-raiser golf tournament is planned for Saturday, May 18 to help fund a few new scholarships at Milano High School this spring. It will be a four-man scramble format and will be held at the Rockdale Country Club golf course.

Cost is $60 per player or $240 for a four person team and is limited to the first 18 teams. Two mulligans may be purchased per person for $5 each. Single players are welcome and will be paired with teams.

Prizes will be given out to the top three teams, as well as for longest drive, closest to pin and hole-in-one.

Participants will also be served breakfast tacos and a barbecue lunch. Entry deadline is May 10. Forms are available at www.milanoisd.net or at the high school principal’s office. The second annual Race to the Oak Trees, sponsored by the Milano High School National Honor Society will be held Saturday, May 25.

Registration is $20 per runner and forms are available at the Milano High School office or by emailing NHS sponsor John Hughes at jhughes@milanoisd.net. Registration forms may be submitted the day of the event, but T-shirt will not be guaranteed. For more information, email Hughes or call 512-455-9333.

The annual Smyrna Cemetery work day is set from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 1. The cemetery is located off County Road 345. Family members of those buried at Smyrna are responsible for the grounds upkeep. For more information, contact Linda Farris at 405-598-2488.

Had a nice turn out at the second annual Knight Scholarship Volleyball tournament fund-raiser on Saturday. Heard there was lots of fun and sore muscles.


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