Forms Available For February Edition

The El Campo Leader-News will feature Sweethearts for Beta Sigma Phi sororities, Catholic Daughters, El Campo VFD and Auxiliary and the Pilot Club in a February issue. The form is available at our office or can be emailed by calling 543-3363. Forms and a color 4x6 or larger photo must be in our office by Monday, Feb. 5.


ECHS Class Holds Barbecue Fundraiser

There will be a barbecue fundraiser at 1101 N. Mechanic for McCoy Cash, El Campo High School Class of 1979, Saturday, Jan. 20 from 11 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.


New Life Assembly Selling Enchiladas

New Life Assembly of God will have an enchilada plate sale Wednesday, Jan. 24 from 11 a.m. - ? Plates are $10 and can be delivered with three or more plates. Tickets are available. Contact Dora at 541-7118 or Juana at 956-999-6495.


Knights Of Columbus Hosts

Youth Free Throw Championship

All boys and girls ages 9 to 14 (as of Jan. 1), are invited to participate in the local level of competition for the 2018 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship. The competition will be held at 12:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 26 in the St. Philip Catholic School gymnasium. For more information, contact Stan Labay at 543-1911.


Manna Meals Offers Food, Fellowship

Manna Meals is offered at no cost every Monday and Thursday from 5 - 6:30 p.m. All are welcome. Meals are prepared then served by local congregations at 500 Foerster (between Fourth and Fifth Streets in El Campo). For more information on this dine-in for all program, please call 505-9362 or

TOPS Meeting On Weekly Basis

TOPS Club, Inc. (Take Pounds Off Sensibly) will have a weekly chapter meeting from 9 - 10 a.m. on Tuesdays at the Northside Education Center, Room 105. Meetings focus on nutrition, exercise, motivation and wellness education.

CASA Seeks Volunteers

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) is looking for volunteers ready to assist children in the El Campo area. Contact Judy Peter for more information at 578-1600 or visit

Pilgrim Rest Distributes Commodities

Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church Labor of Love distributes commodities at 7 a.m. the first Thursday of each month. For more information, call 541-7493.

Free Services Offered

The Mainstream Connection, a 501 c3 organization offers help with pantry assistance, counseling, immigration cases, waivers, translations, evaluations, reference letters, extreme and unusual hardship letters, residency applications/renewals, citizenship applications, notary services and DACA applications/renewals. Call 832-831-1688.


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