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East Cedar Creek Freshwater Supply District meets at 12:30 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month at the ECCFSD office on Hammer Road just off Welch Lane in Gun Barrel City.

Eustace City Council meets at 7 p.m. in the Eustace City Hall the first Thursday of each month. For more information, please call 425-4702. The public is invited to attend.

Eustace Independent School District meets at 7 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month at the Eustace High School Library. For more information, please call 425-7131. The public is invited to attend.

Gun Barrel City Council meets in Brawner Hall at 6 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesday of each month. For more information, please call 887-1087. The public is invited to attend.

Gun Barrel City Economic Development Corporation meets at 1831 W. Main, GBC, at 6 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month. For more information, please call 887-1899.

Henderson County Commissioner’s Court meets every Tuesday at 9 a.m. in the Henderson County Courthouse in Athens. The public is invited to attend.

Henderson County Emergency Services District #4 meets at 7 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month at 525 S. Tool Dr. in Tool.

Henderson County Historical Commission meets the first Wednesday of each month at 1 p.m. in the HC Historical Museum.

Kaufman County Commissioner’s Court meets the second and fourth Monday of each month in the Kaufman County Courthouse in Kaufman. The public is invited to attend. Call for times, (903) 498-2013, ext. 2.

Kemp City Council meets at Kemp City Hall at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month. For more information, please call 498-3191. The public is invited to attend.

Kemp Independent School District meets the third Tuesday of each month in the Board Room in the Administration Building. For more information, please call 498-1314. The public is invited to attend.

Log Cabin City Council meets the third Thursday of the month in city hall. For more information, please call 489-2195. The public is invited to attend.

Mabank City Council meets at 7 p.m. in Mabank City Hall the first Tuesday of each month. For more information, please call 887-3241. The public is invited to attend.

Mabank Independent School District meets at 7:30 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month. For more information, please call 887-9310. The public is invited to attend.

Payne Springs City Council meets at city hall at 7:30 p.m. every third Tuesday of each month. For more information, please call 451-9229. The public is invited to attend.

Payne Springs Water Supply Corp. meets the third Tuesday of each month at 1 p.m. at the Payne Springs Community Center, located at 9690 Hwy. 198.

Seven Points City Council meets at 7 p.m. in Seven Points city hall the second Thursday of each month. For more information, please call 432-3176. The public is invited to attend.

Tool City Council meets at 6 p.m. in the Oran White Civic Center the third Thursday of each month. For more information, please call 432-3522. The public is invited to attend.

West Cedar Creek Municipal Utility District is held at 5 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month. For more information, please call 432-3704. The public is invited.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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VFW offers patriotic essay contest
Special to the Monitor
SEVEN POINTS–The Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 4376 and Ladies Auxiliary are looking for area students to enter its awards program.
They are hosting a contest in which Mabank, Kemp, Malakoff, Tool and Scurry students in grades 9 through 12 are invited to participate.
The 2012 patriotic essay contest theme, “Is There Pride in Serving in Our Military,” offers an opportunity for students to earn college funds.
Students must submit a typed copy of their essay and a 3 to 5 minute CD or cassette tape to VFW Post 4376 by Tuesday, Nov. 1. For information call Commander Sid McIntosh at (903) 432 or president Lynn Hill at (903) 887-0827.
A second contest is offered to students in grades 6 through 8.
Students must complete a typed 300 to 400 word essay using the theme, “Are You Proud of Your Country?”
For information call the numbers listed above.

 

‘Young Frankenstein’ set for Oct. 28 - 29
Special to the Monitor
GUN BARREL CITY–Friends Players is presenting “Young Frankenstein, the Musical,” a dinner show starting at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28 and at 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, at the Friends Nightclub in Gun Barrel City.
For information or reservations, call (903) 887-2061.
“Friends Players” is a group of entertainers, at the Friends Club in Gun Barrel City that help to raise funds throughout the year for organizations that give community support to Henderson County.
Last year, the “Friends,” contributed more than $65,000 through the events and shows done for a wide variety of organizations.
The groups include: the SPCA, Cedar Creek Library, Stray Dog org. AIN of Dallas, Dallas Food Pantry and Dallas Aids Services.
Also, to local American Legion posts, Thanksgiving and Christmas food drives, Fisher House DVD drive, Toys for Tots, Cedar Creek Food Pantry and many more.
The groups selects organizations and provides information to them so an agreement can be made to elect recipients.
For information call Leo Bartlett, Friends Club manager at (903) 288-2685 or e-mail to friendsclub98@hotmail.com.
 

 

Pet adoption day set at T BAR T
Special to The Monitor
KAUFMAN - Dogs, cats, kittens and puppies from the Humane Society of Cedar Creek Lake (HSCCL) will be brought to T BAR T from 9 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22.
These pets need adoptive families who are looking for their “next best friend.”
Volunteers from the shelter will tend to the animals and help with the adoption process. Adoption fee includes spay and neutering, vaccines, deworming, microchiping, and collar and ID tag. A rabies vaccine is included for pets over 4 months old.
T Bar T is located on highway 175 east in Kaufman.
New volunteers are needed to care for the many animals at the shelter. These pets are brought to the shelter through owner surrender, animal control and area law enforcement officials.
A volunteer orientation class is offered by HSCCL to train individuals about the shelter and care of the animals.
For more information on volunteering or other opportunities to support the Humane Society’s mission go to www.hsccl.org, or call (903) 432-3422.
Upcoming events include the annual HSCCL garage sale at McDade’s Nursery in Tool, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Oct. 28 -29.
 

 
Come Adopt Us At
The Humane Society of Cedar Creek Lake

We have many animals at the
Humane Society of Cedar Creek Lake
in Seven Points
in dire need of a good home.
Please call or stop by the Humane Society today
and rescue one of these forgotten animals.
The Humane Society of Cedar Creek Lake
is located on
10220 County Road 2403 in Seven Points.
For more information, please call
(903) 432-3422 after 11 a.m.
We are closed on Wednesday and Sunday.

For further information visit our website at petfinder.com

 

 

 

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