Civic Club meets next Thursday


You are cordially invited to attend the first “Madison Rose Good Ol’ Tyme Fundraiser” this Saturday, Oct. 1, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., at the McAdams Chapel & Cemetery, 1251 FM 1696 West. Call Jennifer Figley, 281-456-9063, for more information.

Next 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. 

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

We are looking forward to our Second Sunday Christian Movie Night, Sunday, Oct. 9, at Miller¹s Theatre, in downtown Navasota. We will feature the wonderful high school football film “Woodlawn.” Please plan to join us and please encourage your friends and neighbors to attend with you and your family. 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 in supporting our brave volunteer fire fighters. 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 our fish fry meals. 

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Happy birthday to Brianna Alford, Zoe Birkert, Hellene Self, Megan Ghormley, Bob Johnson, Amy Brown, Mark Reider, Kodi Parker, Gerrie Eiring, Robert Perry, Ruby Carr and the Bedias Museum & Library. Happy anniversary Frank and Carolyn Davis, 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 take care when driving near schools and in road construction and repair areas. Please uphold our brave law enforcement officers, volunteer fire fighters and other first responders, also, please remember Raby Wallen, Aidan Fedor and Betty Darby in your hearts and prayers.                                                                            

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