Bedias Christmas Parade this Saturday


Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Second Sunday Christian Movie Night, Dec. 11, at Miller’s Theatre, in downtown Navasota. Please plan to join us again in January for another uplifting Christian film experience. You can learn more about our monthly film showings at our Facebook page,

Miller’s Theatre offers great movies every weekend. Go to for the latest program information and updates.

This Saturday, Dec. 17, is our “World Famous Bedias Christmas Parade” and you, your family, and your neighbors are invited to join in the fun.

Join us on the sidelines, at 10 a.m., to cheer on the bands, floats, equestrian units, fire trucks, and much more. Don’t forget the pancake breakfast at the Civic Center, before the parade (8 a.m.), and visit with Santa and share Christmas cookies at the Civic Center after the parade. Call Kelley Tamplin, 713-701-2084, with any questions about the days’ activities. 

Our award winning Bedias Food Pantry will be open Saturday, Dec. 17, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call John Anderson, 936-395-2633, to learn how you can help with this important community outreach. 

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Happy birthday to Rosemary Smith, Garrett Burditt, Sharon Newton, Billy Boyd, Jim Lindsay, Don Dean, Sandy Peterson, Sandra Cook, Jerald Brown, Deanne Mackey, Josh Silcox and Nicki Thomson. Happy anniversary to Bob and Jackie Jones and David and Sandra Woodruff. 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, in road construction and repair areas and as our weather changes, in foggy conditions. Please uphold our brave law enforcement officers, volunteer fire fighters and other first responders, also, please remember J.D. Mallard, George Newton, Raby Wallen, Aidan Fedor and Betty Darby in your hearts and prayers.                                                                            

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