Bedias Civic Club meets Oct. 6


The Bedias Civic Club meets tomorrow, Thursday, Oct. 6, at 6 p.m., for a community potluck and the annual Fire Services Program, in anticipation of the Bedias Volunteer Fire Department Annual Fish Fry and Auction, Saturday, Oct. 15.

On Saturday, Oct. 8, at 9:30 a.m., the Thomas Jewett Goree Camp, SCV, along with the Madison Rose Chapter, will conduct a Confederate grave marker dedication in memory of Pvt. David Stampley, at the Bedias Methodist Cemetery, CR 125/FM 1696, in Bedias. Call Larry Figley, 281-435-2355, for more information.

We are looking forward to our Second Sunday Christian Movie Night, Sunday, Oct. 9, at Miller’s Theatre, in downtown Navasota. We will feature the wonderful high school football film “Woodlawn.” Please plan to join and encourage friends and neighbors to attend. Please go to our Facebook page,, for more information and to view a preview of the film.

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

Saturday, Oct. 15, is just around the corner. Karyn Upchurch, 979-334-8429, asks us to share that the Bedias Volunteer Fire Department Annual Fish Fry and Auction needs donations of auction items. The annual fish fry is one of the biggest events of the year in Bedias and takes lots of planning and preparation. Call Karyn to learn how you can help support our brave volunteer firefighters. Also, now is the time to join the BVFD 100 Club. To find out more, call Janet Green, 281-610-5300. Please contact Dorothy Crowson, 936-395-2429, if you are willing to help provide a cake to be served with fish fry meals.

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Happy birthday to Bob Johnson, Amy Brown, Mark Reider, Kodi Parker, Gerrie Eiring, Robert Perry, Ruby Carr, the Bedias Museum and Library, Sondra Burditt, Ardith Rogers and Chad Loveday. Happy anniversary Ben White and Mackie Bobo-White and Richard and Jackie Taylor. 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 hold the Debbie Jones family in your hearts and prayers, on her recent passing. Please take care when driving near schools and in road construction and repair areas. Please uphold our brave law enforcement officers, volunteer fire ighters and other first responders. Also please remember Raby Wallen, Aidan Fedor and Betty Darby in your hearts and prayers.                                                                      

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