The Juneteenth annual event commemorating General Gorder Granger’s arrival in Galveston on June 19, 1865, signaling freedom for Texas’s enslaved people, will be celebrated throughout this weekend in Limestone County.
This week at Mexia LTC we started off playing bean bag toss on Monday morning. Residents played bingo on Monday afternoon. Residents enjoyed Bible Group with Bob Kersten on Tuesday morning. Residents had their Residents’ Council Meeting and enjoyed ice cream sundaes on Tuesday afternoon.
Centenarian WWII Marine Winifred Giddens honored on Women’s Veterans Day
President Franklin Delano Roosevelt mixed politics and pleasure on a reelection campaign swing through Texas on June 11 and 12, 1936.
One of the ways the Lions Club reaches out to help people is by providing a summer camp experience for children with physical disabilities.