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Hockley County church to host Thanksgiving festival
lubbockonline.com / Sat, 22 Nov 2014 06:21:39 +0000
St. Philip Neri Catholic Church of Pep will host its 69th annual Thanksgiving festival from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at the church hall.
Plates are $10 and $5 for children under 6. Food served includes turkey, German sausage, dressing and other side dishes.
Activities with the meal will include baked goods and craft sales, a fish pond, raffle drawings and grab bags for children.
For more information call (806) 933-4355.
Pep is located in northwestern Hockley County.
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University Medical Center of El Paso have yet to release information on bonuses
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:45:05 MST
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