AROUND TOWN (Sept. 6, 2023)


St. Joseph Catholic Church in Marlin will host a chicken fajita dinner on Sunday, Sept. 10, serving from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dine in and to go plates - chicken fajitas, rice, beans, pico, tortillas and cake for $13 a plate. Raffle tickets available for $1 each or six for $5. There will also be a bake sale going on. The church is located at 311 Oaks Street in Marlin.


Marak Picnic

The annual Marak Homecoming Picnic will be held Sept. 10 at Sts. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church in Marak. Mass at 10:15 a.m. Serving begins at 11 a.m. with fried chicken and sausage with all the trimmings for $15 each. Dine in or drive thru. Serving while the food lasts. Entertainment by Praha Brothers from noon to 3 p.m. Games begin at 11:30 a.m. Live auction at 2:30 inside the hall.



Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church will hold a German Meal on Sept. 16 from 4:30-6:30 p.m., 264 CR 143 in Riesel. Pork Schnitzel, sausage, potatoes, kraut, green beans, gravey, break and dessert for $15. Email for tickets ahead of time.



Rosebud-Lott High School Class of 1997 will hold a reunion on Sept. 30 at Cyclone Corral BBQ, 1616 Farmers Rd, Burlington, from 4 p.m. to close. Cost is $25/adult and $10/kids 12 and under. RSVP before Sept. 23 by VENMO @Kari-Wallace-1 or


Kosse Methodist Bazzaar

Mark your calendar for Oct. 6-7 for the 43rd annual Kosse Methodist Church Bazaar. White elephant sale on Oct. 6. Food, crafts, bake sale, canned goods, games for the kids, auction, raffle, silent auction and more fun on Oct. 7. For raffle tickets, contact, Mary Brantner at (254) 883-8392.


the promise

Join us to visit the Creation Evidence Museum and to see The Promise in Glen Rose, the award-winning musical production about the life of Jesus, under the stars at the Texas Amphitheater. On Saturday Oct. 7, a motorcoach will depart Cameron at noon, returning late that evening. Cost is $100 per adult, $38 per youth (9th grade and above) which includes transportation, museum admittance and Premium Reserved ticket to The Promise. Food not included. Space is limited on a first-come first-serve basis. Scholarships are currently available. Contact Chuck Dart of Grace Church for details. Phone or text (972) 951-3296 or email



Caritas of Waco Inc. will be in Marlin every first and third Monday of the month as part of their Veterans Case Management Program: Assistance For Veterans/Outreach. This will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 365 Coleman St, Marlin. For more information, call (254) 832-5971. To make an appointment please call Jason McCarty at (254) 640-0906. Dates subject to change due to holidays etc.


American Legion

Falls County American Legion Post 31 meets the second Monday of the month at 1 Mesquite Tree Lane at 6 p.m. Their phone number is (254) 883-5056.


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