Gause teachers, staff head back Monday
Gause ISD teachers and staff will start to school Monday, Aug. 19 to get ready to begin the new school year Monday, Aug. 26. There will be some new teachers to join the staff this school year. Hope to have the list for you soon. They will be having an Open House soon after school gets started and you can get the chance to go visit all the teachers and invite the new ones to our community.
The Gause Community Improvement Program met Monday and worked on plans for their annual Founders Day fund raiser to be held Aug. 31.
Enter your favorite cake and/ or pie in the “Made from Scratch” cake and pie contests and have them at the Gause Baptist Church Fellowship Hall at 8 a.m. For more info call Darlene Anglen at 979-279-6224. The parade will be forming at the Gause school parking lot at 9:30 a.m. and the parade will begin at 10 a.m. For more info call Delores Fisher at 979-279-5707.
If you have items that you would like to donate to the raffle you may call Alma Gray at 979- 279-5713. Men from the Gause Baptist Church will sell barbecue plate lunches. If you would like to rent a booth for your arts and crafts the cost is $5 per table. There will be music so if you want to play and sing there will be room for you. If there is more info you need give me a call at 979-279-2472.
Family members of the late Ossie and Lula Shaw gathered Saturday at the Gause Baptist Church Family Life Center for their annual family reunion. A good turnout of relatives and friends is reported and lots of good food and visiting. A special day also as they celebrated the 93rd birthday of Delmo Shaw.
Spending Saturday with Donnie and Maxine McBee were Donnie’s sister-in- law, Edith McBee and Stephen and Daniel of Huntsville, Teresa and Bobby Olegsby and son Christopher of Bryan, and Josh and Kristina Brooks, Colby, Princess and Conner. Conner is the little one we had on our prayer list at church the first of the year. He had to have heart surgery and Maxine reports he is doing fine and getting around as all healthy little ones do. Teresa and Keith, Blake and Dustin joined the group Saturday afternoon.
After Sunday school, Donnie and Maxine went to Tomball to help his sister-in-law, June McBee celebrate her 84th birthday.
Gause students attending area high schools and playing volleyball and football have started their practices for the fall games.
Judy Alford Woods has been in the hospital. Our wishes are for her to be feeling better real soon.