Back To School Bash Aug. 9


Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church and their After-School Activities Program need help for their Back2School Bash in August. They are seeking donations of backpacks, school supplies, juice boxes and gently-used clothing for the youth attending El Campo ISD. Items will be distributed at the 14th Annual Back2School Bash 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 9 at Pilgrim Rest. To donate, call Niesha Brown 713-480-5245.


Thursday, Aug. 5


Blue Creek Market Marks Five Years

Blue Creek Market, 909 S. Wharton, will host a Chamber Blender 4 - 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 5. Everyone is welcome to attend this event.


Thursday, Aug. 12


Chamber Blender To Be At Ruby and Yaya

Ruby and Yaya will host a Chamber Blender 4 - 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 12 at 115 N. Washington. Blenders are open to the public.


Golfers Welcome To Participate

First Presbyterian Church will host a golf outing, a Five-Man 9-Hole Scramble at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 12. Entry is $60 with prizes for first, second and third place teams. Visit the El Campo Country Club Pro Shop, or call or text: Derek Treybig, 332-2484, Gerry Couey, 541-6926 or Blake Barger, 270-1889.




ECHS Football Tickets On Sale

El Campo High School football tickets are now on sale to the public from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. weekdays through Friday, Aug. 6 at the ECISD administration office, 700 West Norris. Season tickets are $25 per set for five tickets.


Pilgrim Rest Distributes Goods

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

Event Raises Funds For Cancer

Wharton County Cares is having a Walk-A-Thon fundraiser to help cancer patients in Wharton County with their expenses. Those interested should call Becky Koudela, 332-1685; Terry Rutherford, 578-1366 or Allison Watson, 210-914-4815.


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


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