LAST YARD OF THE MONTH FOR 2021—The yard of Jan Beery was chosen as Rockdale Earth Day’s Yard of the Month for September. She will receive a $25 gift certificate to Bloomers Garden Center in Elgin. Rockdale Earth Day will start giving out the award again in March or April of 2022.
Sept. 26—Darla Willingham.
Here is a recipe for shrimp patties with Mexican flavors that sounds good. They’d be good dipped in some kind of tartar sauce or placed on top of a good salad.
Garden club adds two new members
ENGAGED—Hamilton and Kathy Mack of Temple announce the engagement of their daughter, Amber Roxanne Mack, to Adrian Joseph Ramirez, son of JR and Becky Ramirez of Temple. The bride-elect is a 2005 graduate of Temple High School and 2009 graduate of Texas State University in San Marcos. She holds a bachelor of science in mathematics and a minor in athletic coaching. The prospective groom is a 2009 graduate of Temple High School, a 2013 graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and a 2016 graduate of Concordia University. He holds a bachelor of arts in Spanish, a master in educational administration and a minor in kinesiology. They both reside in Austin and work at Round Rock Westwood High School. A March 12, 2022, wedding is planned at The Milestone in Georgetown. Photo by Aubry Ramsey Photography