Annual veterans dinner set for Friday


The Bedias Women’s Club is holding its Annual Veterans Day Dinner on Friday, Nov. 9, at 6 p.m., at the Bedias Baptist Church Family Life Center. All area veterans are invited to attend with a guest, please give Virginia Price a call at (936) 661-6498 for any last-minute attendees.

•Bedias Country Market is next Thursday, Nov. 15 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Bedias Civic Center. We have 16 booths already reserved with everything from homemade tamales, antiques and crafting to homemade food items. If you would like to sell anything, there is still room for outside booths only $10. Come sell anything from garage sale items to arts and crafts and baked goods.

The women’s club will be providing a baked potato supper, carry-out only, for $8. It will include a baked potato with all the trimmings and homemade cookies. This fundraiser helps us pay for our Annual Veterans Dinner, which is free to veterans and their spouses and our Annual Bedias Scholarship to an area high school senior. Y’all come.

•Thank you to everyone who has joined us for our Second Sunday Christian Movie Nights at the Rev. Henry Sanders’ church, Faith Outreach Christian Center, in Navasota. Please plan to join us again on Sunday, Nov. 11 for our showing of the new film “A Second Chance.” Everyone is invited and encouraged to join us for each of our wonderful Christian movie nights in our new home. You can find more information about Faith Outreach on their webpage,

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•Happy birthday to Zack Lankford, Ryan Westbrook, Rhonda Fowler, David Callender Ethan Cutrone, Dean Thompson, Gary Westbrook, Vickie Bernoski and Phyllis Johnson.

Happy anniversary to Doug and Lynell Wooderson, Bill and Helen Baldwin, Billy and Debbie Boyd and Bob and Phyllis Johnson.

Congratulations to everyone else celebrating personal and family occasions. Drop us a note if you want to add someone to our birthday, anniversary or concerns list.

•Please take care when driving near schools and road construction and repair areas. Please uphold our brave law enforcement officers, volunteer firefighters and other first responders, also, please remember the Thompson family on the passing of Cuyler “Bubba” Thompson, the Self family on the recent passing of Helene’s husband, also please remember Philip Upchurch, Gerrie Eiring, Richard Taylor, Nicki Thomson, Lew Gears, George Newton, Aidan Fedor and Betty Darby in your hearts and prayers.

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