In all things give thanks! A special thanks to Grimes County Road Engineer Harry Walker. My husband and I contacted him about trees and limbs that needed to be cut. He made sure they were all cut in the BlackBerry Community. Thank you.
•The 42nd annual Plantersville-Stoneham VFD Bazaar and BBQ will be held April 7. A barbecue dinner will start at 11 a.m. Tickets for raffles are $5 each or 5 tickets for $20.
•The 62nd annual Montgomery County Fair and Rodeo will be held through April
7. For more information, go to www.mcfa.org.
•Bernhardt Winery, located at 9043 CR 204, is having Red Rusk and Zydeco High-steppers perform April 14.Visit www.bernhardtwinery.com for more information.
•The election for mayor and five aldermen positions for the city of Plantersville is May 4.
•St. Matthew Missionary Baptist Church in Magnolia on FM 149 and FM 1488 is inviting all choirs, soloists and praise dancers to be a part of the gospel play, The Old Ship of Zion. Rehearsal for the play is at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 4, at the church. If you can’t make it to rehearsal, you can still be in the play at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 8. Contact Ever Johnson at 936-894-2094, for any information.
•St. Matthew Missionary Baptist Church in Magnolia is inviting all Grimes County churches to a revival at 7 p.m. nightly Wednesday, June 5, through Friday, June 7. Contact Pastor Emery Berry Jr. at 713-377-2306 or Ever Johnson at 936-894-2094, for more information. The speaker for the revival is Bishop Charles E. Richardson of Calvary 1st Baptist Church in Corpus Christi. Thanks in advance.
•The National Baptist of Congress will be held June 10-14 in Charlotte, North Carolina. All educational classes can lead to a degree in Biblical Studies.
•There’s a measles outbreak and it’s urgent that we get our children vaccinated.
•A thank you to MD Anderson, Montgomery County Hospital District and all who came to the outreach event at St. Matthew Missionary Baptist Church in Magnolia.
•Happy birthday to Jeffrey Marshall and Kenneth Powell.
Please have all anniversaries, birthdays and news to me by noon Thursday. If you have any news, please send to firstname.lastname@example.org or call me at 936-894-2094. Thanks in advance.