Jackson County Herald-Tribune (Edna, Tex.), Vol. 104, No. 51, Ed. 1 Wednesday, November 16, 2011 Page: 4 of 22
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4A Jackson County Herald-Tribune, Wednesday, November 16,2011
October birthday’s celebrated
October birthdays celebrated at the Friends of Elder Citizens were Dora Barrios, 84, Josie
Hearns, 61, Patricia Sanchez, 74, and Henery White, 77. Not shown is Ruby Bradley, 75 and
Elizabeth Braddock, 75.
Betas donate to art center
Photo By Chris Lundstrom
Members of the Beta Sigma Phi Chapter of Alpha Sigma Phi presented a check to Sally Pryor,
director of the Texana Center for the Arts, to be used for art scholarships. From left are, Madalyn
Maresh, Leah Latimer, Vicki Hessong, Pryor, and Marcy Davis. Another check was donated to
Roy Ortolon, president of the Texana Art Council to be used for historic preservation.
The program for Senior Adults is an outpatient program that
provides individualized treatment for elder adults who suffer
from emotional, behavioral or mental health disorders.
This program provides an intensive outpatient treatment
program Monday through Friday. Patients are able to return
to their home each evening.
• To restore optimal mental and physical health.
• To alleviate symptoms that interfere with the
individuals ability to function.
• To support the integrity of the family.
• To maximize independence.
Contact your Heritage program for admission information at
(361) 782-7813. Medicare and most private insurance plans
J 'lounty Hospital District
1013 South Wells St.
Edna, Texas 77957
Birthdays and Anniversaries
Nov. 16: Christi Lemke,
Freddie L. Edwards, Jerusha
Jean Farmer, Joe Meneley,
Joe Torres, Ruby Palacios,
Nancy Rosalez, Tara Tise
Brezina, Yvette Rodriguez,
Jaylah Gaon, Augustine
Alejandro Baez III
Nov. 17: Paul A. Alderete
II, Lisa Andel, Darrius
Boston, Joscelyne Edwards,
Bob Hessong, Clara Menefee,
Luis Enrique Morales, Shirley
Tumlinson, J.B. Butler
Nov. 18: Kelly Childs,
LaRaven Clarke, Joscelyne
Edwards, Antonnia Jiles,
Blanca Jimenez, Katherine
Harvey, David Pahmiyer, Ja-
Nessia Prince, Mary Jones,
Larry Lundstrom, Derek
Nov. 19: “Buzzy” Boehm,
Trey Franz, Gilbert Luera Jr.,
Roland McCarrell Jr., Johnny
Melton, Janet Nava, Leon
Powers, Alvin Sless, Jason
Nov. 20: Mary Ellen
Bannert, Kadi Bemis, Adam
DaPron, Joe R. Garcia Sr.,
Holly Janca, Jessica Pape,
Dennis Quarles, Leroy
Zarate, Robin Bauerle
Nov. 21: Tricia L. Carroll,
Ignacio Hernandez, Paul
Hines, Amy Johnson, J.T.
Page, Tony Stewart, Wes
Nov. 22: Jimmy Farmer,
Laverne Hines, Jo Ann
Martin, Frieda Olsovsky,
Carolyn Wilkerson, Breanna
Nov. 18: Wayne and Tricia
Nov. 19: James and Kathy
Fowler (1977); Hilario and
Renee Rangel (1983);
Johnnie and Leona Ressman
(1952); Alan and Rhonda
Nov. 20: Mr. and Mrs. Joe
R. Garcia Sr. (1971);
Nov. 21: Doug and
Michelle Zajicek (1992)
Nov. 22: Paul and Bethany
The 32nd Matejek Annual
Reunion was held at the
Yorktown Fire Department on
Oct. 23. A time of silence was
observed to remember those
who passed on since last year's
reunion, including Ruth
Zaiontz Ibrom, Dolores
Ludwig, Bill Zaiontz, Gene
Parker and Walter Hemmi.
The next reunion will be at
the Yorktown Fire
Department on Sunday, Oct.
Cash prizes were awarded
to the following winners: old-
est lady, Evelyn Matejek
Janyssek of Yorktown, oldest
man, Clarence Matejek of
Cuero, youngest child, Layla
Ann Lucas of Cuero, longest
married couple, Buddy and
Shirley Wolff of Gonzales,
most recently married couple,
Nicole and Trandon Leist of
Meyersville, and traveling
longest distance, Mehmet
SPECIALS GOOD FROM
NOVEMBER 16-29, 201 1
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Glitter Acrylics • Color Acrylics
Call or text to make your appointment!
irst Pentecostal Church
Elder D.E. Clark, Jr., Pastor
P.O. Box 541 • Apollo Drive (FM 1822)
Edna, Texas 77957
TRUTH or TRADITION?
Paul writes to the Romans: “For the invisible things of him form
the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the
things that are made, even his eternal power and Godhead; so that
they are without excuse.” (Romans 1:20) Psalms 19:1 records:
“The heavens declare the glory of God;”. Psalms 97.6 states: “The
heavens declare his righteousness, and all the people see his
Matthew tells us in the second chapter that certain wise men
came to Herod asking about the King of the Jews. They told Herod
“...for we have seen his star...” The Greek word for wise men is
(magi), where we get the word, magician. These were actually
astronomers, who were waiting on the promise of the appearance
of the star signifying the birth of the King of the Jews. Scholars
believe that these men were from the country of ancient Sheba,
where the queen came to Solomon and inquired of his great wis-
dom. It is believed that Solomon prophesied to her about the com-
ing of the Messiah, and that the impact upon her and her court was
so great, that these “observers of the stars” centuries later,
believed in this prophecy and were still looking for His star.
Today, astronomers and scientists are using their greatest knowl-
edge to search the heavens to try either, find God, or disprove His
existence. Man in spending billions and billions of dollars to
explore the universe in the name of science, only to find that each
discovery expands and deepens the truth of the One and Only
Creator. Science will never prove nor disprove His existence. But
one day, when Jesus returns for His bride, millions will be miss-
ing: no evidence of their existence but the pile of clothes and
shoes where each one had stood, laid or sat. Some will know and
wail, for they know they have missed it. Others will scoff and
explain it away, just like they do the scriptures today. But as Paul
said: “...they are without excuse:”
Don’t trust your soul and eternal salvation to tradition. Ask your-
self, WHAT DOES THE BOOK SAY?
For information concerning a no-obligation non-denominal
Bible study in your home at your convenience, please call at: 361-
782-5800, or 361-782-2052, and
May God Bless You!!
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Lundstrom, Chris. Jackson County Herald-Tribune (Edna, Tex.), Vol. 104, No. 51, Ed. 1 Wednesday, November 16, 2011, newspaper, November 16, 2011; Edna, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth771898/m1/4/: accessed November 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Jackson County Memorial Library.