Papers were filed in the County Clerk’s office earlier this month confirming the recent sale of nearly the entire city block No. 5 to First Baptist Church, 218 South Market.
Carthage head volleyball coach Leven Barker will hold a Junior High volleyball camp for incoming sixth, seventh and eighth graders July 28-30 at Carthage Junior High from 8-11:30 a.m. each day. Cost is $50 per child.
Carthage and Beckville students received awards recently at the Stephen F. Austin State University Band Camp in Nacogdoches. Madolynn Permenter, band student at Carthage Junior High, received the Outstanding Woodwind Award from Corey Graves, director of the 8th Grade Stone Fort Band.
We are very happy to share with all our friends the wonderful and fruitful report from our recent mission trip to the Country of Nicaragua. We also share along with 17 others who made up this mission endeavor. Up front we would like to report that we accomplished the complete schedule of events that we had previously discussed and prayed over, and that is a miracle within itself.
July 21-25 - Vacation Bible School will be held at Eastside Baptist Church, FM Road 999 in Gary, TX. This year we will learn “Ride Strong with Jesus on the Cross Canyon Trail.” Classes will be held from 5:30 - 8:15 p.m. for students three through teens. Ride along with us for study, games, crafts, and refreshments. Commencement exercises will be at 7 p.m. on Friday, July 25. Come and observe what the students have accomplished. For more information call (903) 685-2403.