Bedias Civic Club to meet


The Bedias Civic Club meets next Thursday, Sept. 7, for a community potluck and an interesting program. All area residents are encouraged to attend and participate in all civic club activities. Please call Janet Green at (936) 395-1010 for more information on civic club events and activities.

•Thank you to everyone who came out to support the fundraiser uplifting the Stanley/Upchurch families last Saturday, Aug. 19, at the Pit Stop Café/Bedias Serv-All Barbecue Benefit. We are community and we must work together in love and in sharing of our strength and compassion.

We are confident that if you missed the Saturday gathering, it is not too late to offer your support. Please contact Stacy Boullion at the Bedias Serv-All at (936) 395-8311 for more information on how you and your family can help.

•We are very excited about our upcoming Second Sunday Christian Music Night with live music featuring "In His Image" for our Sept. 10 program at Miller’s Theatre.

Please encourage your friends and neighbors to attend our second Sunday film showings at Miller’s Theatre, with you and your family. Doors open at 6 p.m., program begins at 7 p.m.

Please go to our Facebook page,, for more information.

Miller’s Theatre offers great family films every weekend. Please come out to support great movies in our community. Go to for the latest program information and updates.

•Coming soon, Sept. 11: BIS (Bedias, Iola, Singleton) Community Clinic, in Bedias, is a full-service family practice clinic serving all ages with a focus on wellness and prevention. Services will include acute visits, well child, well adult, women's health, school/sports physicals, vaccines for children, DOT physicals, chronic care management and much more.

Medicare/Medicaid will be accepted along with all major area insurances. Hospital affiliations are with Baylor, Scott and White, CHI St. Joseph, Memorial Hermann, The Woodlands.

We will begin scheduling appointments by phone on Aug. 28, for our opening on Sept. 11; call (936) 241-3431 for more information.

•We would love to see Bedias area pastors and churches come together to attend a blessing observance on the opening of our new health care clinic. Would you support this effort?

•Do you have a community or church event you would like included in our weekly column? We would love to share your news with our readers.

Happy birthday to Joanne Gears, Christy Cutrone, April Ogg, Carman Ogg, Wanda Blystone, Dianna Malone, Connie Brown, Cara Ogg, Amber Want, Edna Keasling and Jon-Alan Silcox.

Happy anniversary to Mike and Linda Baskin, Thomas and Hellene Self, Pat and JD Mallard and Zachary and Sarah Cox.

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. Please uphold our brave law enforcement officers, volunteer firefighters and other first responders, also, please remember the Watson family, the Figley family, and the Anthony Stanley family, Lew Gears, J.D. Mallard, George Newton, Raby Wallen, Aidan Fedor and Betty Darby in your hearts and prayers.

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