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September 9, 2013

Their very own Weatherbug and activities afoot in Millsap

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As the new school year is well underway, our neighboring school to the north, Garner, is off to a great start. As the Index recently reported, the campus got a wonderful renovation and this school district is growing. Kindergarten, first and third grades had to be split and new teachers hired for the increase in these grades. This school was one of 14 schools in the state to receive a national grant of the inaugural funding of the Presidential Youth Fitness Program. The purpose of the program is to help kids develop and maintain an active lifestyle. Garner personnel intend to use the grant to make fitness fun and encourage it. Congrats Garner staff and students!

Millsap Methodist Church is off to an early start on fall with a brunch planned for the second Sunday of this month. The congregation also intends to make this a time to collect food items for the Millsap Food Pantry which is sponsored by Millsap First Baptist Church. On that note, anyone wanting to donate food or who is in need of food can go by the pantry located at the church Tuesday mornings, 8:30-10 a.m.  Everyone works together around here for the good of all, and that's one of the reasons Millsap is a wonderful place to live.

A dedicated group of people under the umbrella of First Baptist Church Millsap invites anyone who would like to join them for a five-week study called "Interrupted," by Jen Hatmaker. The study is for preparation to serve people outside of churches. FBC Millsap is being led by God to start a "Celebrate Recovery" in the community.  They will begin the study Tuesday, Sept. 10, at the church at 6:30 p.m. For info call Freddy Clark 817-821-7841, Cindy Clark 817-694-5061, or  Robert/Janet Flynt 682-6069. This group looks forward to joining with others to be the hands and feet of Jesus.

Reminder of the special treat that the Millsap Heritage Society will have for their Sept. 9 meeting. John Millsaps will be the guest speaker and will present much historical info on the Millsap family. The meeting will start at 7 p.m. at the log cabin grounds.

To all the grandparents: Happy Grandparents' Day on Sept. 8.

Thanks for reading!

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  • MILLSAP MATTERS: Lady Trot 5K

    MILLSAP – We are as busy as ever around Millsap, and one of the premier places of activity is our community center. There is much news surrounding this facility.

    July 26, 2014

  • SCHOOL REGISTRATION

    MILLSAP – As we go into the last part of July, it’s already time to start making plans for school starting. On that note there is some news from Millsap ISD.

    July 18, 2014

  • WHAT’S HAPPENING AROUND MILLSAP

    MILLSAP – Life is busily rolling along in Millsap despite the hot weather. One thing that is a part of daily life everywhere is mail, and our Post Office has some new employees.

    July 12, 2014

  • Pitch in to keep Parker County roads litter free

    MILLSAP – Everything looks so pretty and green after the rain. While we enjoy this beauty along our roadways there is a need to keep them clean. Adopt a Country Road Parker County is an organization that provides a way to help with this.

    July 4, 2014

  • July 4th Parade

    MILLSAP – With all of the rain come thoughts of shooting fireworks on July 4th. Our neighbors down south in the Mountain River development have big plans in this vein.

    June 28, 2014

  • 30TH ANNUAL PARKER COUNTY PEACH FESTIVAL

    MILLSAP – With summer upon us many are making preparations to attend the 30th Annual Parker County Peach Festival. Publicity and plans are well underway for this event.

    June 21, 2014

  • SCHOOL'S OUT FOR SUMMER

    MILLSAP – With school out for the summer folks are planning all kinds of fun activities.

    June 7, 2014

  • MILLSAP MATTERS: Log Cabin Days’ fun and history makes for another successful event

    MILLSAP – As the long-awaited Log Cabin Days Festival has come and gone there is much news about the event to be shared.

    May 18, 2014

  • MILLSAP MATTERS: Millsap to celebrate Log Cabin Days

    MILLSAP – With May here there are some terrific happenings in Millsap. Friday, May 9, will be a special day for fourth graders from our school and Garner.

    May 4, 2014

  • Millsap Matters - April 20, 2014

    For many people this is the time of year that reunions are held.  In that light, Millsap Alumni will be enjoying their Annual School Reunion on Saturday, April 26.

    April 21, 2014

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