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Left to right are Nancy Carney (DRT), Marilyn Beasley (DRT), Karla Aden (aunt and DRT), Mackenzie Aden (scholarship recipient and CRT), Phyllis Klein (DRT), Joy Galaviz (aunt and DRT), Jarrod Aden (father), Joshua and Ryan Aden (cousins and CRT). (photo Courtesy of Judy Tannehill)

DRT Chapter awards scholarship

The Moon-McGehee Chapter, The Daughters of The Republic of Texas (DRT), announces the recipient of their Sally Jennings Memorial Scholarship – Mackenzie L. Aden, a senior at Carnegie Vanguard High School in Houston.  
Aden will be attending the University of Kansas in the fall. Aden was chosen for her academic work at school, her extracurricular participation at school, her public work outside the school environment, and her membership in the Children of The Republic of Texas.

Shown in the front row are Esmeralda Lomas, Kristin Parsons and Michaela Spelling and in the back row Anna Greenberg, Alby Cartwright, Alejandra Romero, Courtney Garcia, William Barnes, Jacquelyn List, Bethany Bradshaw and Magaly Alonso. Not shown are Dr. Bruce Drobeck, FCS-senior lecturer - Family and Child  Development and community volunteers Abby Merrill, Aaron Powell and Parker B. Allan. (photo courtesy of Abby Merrill)

Let's work together: TSU volunteers, Allandelle Girl Camp back Bobcat Build

Through the power of Bobcat Build, 12 Texas State University (TSU) volunteers joined forces on April 2 with Allandelle Girl Camp (AGC) of Martindale.
TSU’s Bobcat Build and AGC both have a common goal of building relationships and strengthening community ties.

Dear Abby 4/12/16

Revenge after breakup should be put on hold

DEAR ABBY: Recently a guy I’ve known for more than a year decided it would be best for us to part ways. Before Christmas, I had asked what he would like for Christmas. His response was, “I don’t want anything for Christmas -- I want you.”

This pre-kindergarten class is getting ready for the Mother’s Day Out 30th Birthday Party and Reunion at the First United Methodist Church on Sunday, April 17 from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Mother's Day Out alumni students, teachers and parents are invited to join the fun. Register for this free event at and receive a special gift for your family at the party. (photo by Gwen Burton)

30th Anniversary Celebration: First United Methodist Mother's Day Out plans birthday party, reunion

The First United Methodist Mother's Day Out program is hosting its 30th birthday party and reunion on Sunday, April 17.
Festivities will get underway from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the First United Methodist Church Activity Center at the corner of Fredericksburg and Hopkins.
The program is celebrating 30 years of ministering to children with amazing live music, bouncy fun, games, food and fellowship at no cost. Musicians performing are Justin Furstenfeld of Blue October, Molly Hayes and the FUMC Praise Band featuring Ryan Ross.

Answers to go with Susan Smith: Collection has Mexican War Camp file

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