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August 27, 2009 RSS feed / Community News

Auditions Being Held

Auditions for "On Golden Pond," the next production offered by Milam Community Theatre, are set for 7 p.m. Monday Aug. 31 and Tuesday Sept. 1 at the Williams Civic Center in Cameron. More...

Grandma's Brag

Sophie Keating

Granddaughter of Neil and Pat Ahrendt and Kenneth and Janice Keating. Great grandparents are Clarence and Ann Chernosky and Robert and Janie Ahrendt. More...

Decisions, Decisions

My thoughts are all over the place this morning. So much so that it is hard to focus on one thing long enough to write an entire column. Writing has always been a form of therapy for me since the time I was sixteen years old. More...

LCRA Seeks Volunteers for New Regional Council

LCRA is taking applications through Sunday, Aug. 30, for 20 volunteer positions on a new regional council representing the diverse interests of the Bastrop/ Fayette county area. More...

Three Lee County Families Descended from same Ancestor Recently Honored

Three different families that are descended from William Sterling Dowdy and Germania Hester Dowdy were honored recently in Austin by the Land Heritage Program. The original land was purchased by William Sterling Dowdy in 1908. More...

Gospel Trio to Perform in Elgin

The Hearts of Grace Southern Gospel Trio will present an entertaining, and uplifting, concert at the Living Faith Worship Center in Elgin this Sunday night, August 30, beginning at 6 p.m. More...

Lexington Garden Club News

August 13, members met at the house of Cherry Stover for the Annual meeting for electing new officers and planning next year's trips and programs. Beverly McMurrey will be the president again for a second term. More...

Giddings Library Corner

Many patrons give memorial books to the Giddings Public Library for their deceased relatives and friends but books can also be donated to remember loved ones who are still alive. More...

Gamma Omega Chapter News

The Gamma Omega Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International met August 15, 2009 in the fellowship hall of the St. Paul Lutheran Church of Phillipsburg. President Heather Smith presided over the business meeting with 50 members present. More...

Blinn's Fall Performance Features American Songs

The first performance of the fall at Blinn College's W.W. O'Donnell Performing Arts Center will feature a veteran cabaret performer and his actress/singer/songwriter daughter playing songs from some of the greatest American composers. More...

Fedor Fish Fry

It happens every year at this time - the Fedor Fish Fry! This late summer-time event cooks up some delicious catfish while helping to keep everyone cool with ice-cold beer for the adults and games for the kids. More...

Cattle Raisers to Host Meeting in Austin

Includes educational seminar for young farmers and ranchers

The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) will host its annual fall meeting in Austin, Texas, September 30 through October 2 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. More...

Alzheimer's Association Holds Lunch N' Learn

More than 5 million people in the United States are currently living with Alzheimer's disease or related dementia. More...














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