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Toy run Dec. 7 will aid CPS, Christmas Roundup

The 8th annual “Buddy Oney” Toy Run, sponsored by The Bad To The Bone Riders of Rockdale, will be held Saturday, Dec. 7 at The Ranch, 415 W. Hwy 79, in Rockdale, according to organizer Charles Starr.

This annual ride in honor of the Late Buddy Oney benefits the needy children of all Milam County by giving 100 percent of the proceeds to Milam County Child Protective Services and the Rockdale Christmas Roundup.

Registration begins at 9 a.m. with first bike out at 11 a.m. Ride fee is $15 for rider ($20 with passenger) or a new toy valued at $20. Ride fee includes food after ride for all participants of the ride.

Long- sleeve ride souvenir T-shirts will be for sale by pre-order only for $25. Order deadline is Nov. 4 and orders can be placed by contacting Cynthia Ferrell at 512-698-2784. Short sleeve shirts will be available on the day of the ride for $20.

The ride stops will be at Bob’s Steak House in Cameron, Cliff’s Tavern in Rockdale, Cyndi’s Hawg Hang Out in Hogg, Nat’s in Milano and The Ranch in Rockdale. The last bike in will be at 4:30 p.m. at The Ranch.

“At this point we will have a meal provided by Brady’s Pest Control and crew. We will also have a 50/50 drawing, DJ music and door prizes,” Starr said.

FMI: Starr, 512-540-2561, or Neal Ferrell, 512-299-7446.


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