Bulletin Staff Report

Early Booster Club slated to meet at 7 tonight

The Early Booster Club will meet at 7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 4 at the Early High School.

Purple Day planning is on the agenda and all parents and fans of Early athletics are encouraged to attend.

Texas Youth Football League registration ends today

Early registration for the upcoming fall season of the Texas Youth Football League is now under way. Registration forms for the third and fourth grade and fifth and sixth grade leagues are available at Weakley-Watson.

Registration ends on Monday, Aug. 4 and the cost to enroll in the league is $120 per player.

Teams from Brownwood, Early, Bangs, Brady, Coleman, Comanche, Santa Anna and San Saba and Goldthwaite will comprise the league, with all games being played on Saturdays.

For more information, call Bryce Ratliff at 643-9562 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Football officials meet tonight at Newman Hall

A Texas Association of Sports Officials (TASO) football officials meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4in Newman Hall Room 136 on the Howard Payne campus.

Meetings will follow each Monday at the same time and location.

For m ore information, call J.R Williams at 642-5883 or Raul Martinez at 200-9016.

Little Lions registration continues through Friday

The Brownwood Lions Mothers Club has started their 2008 Little Lion registration.

Registration is $15 and will run through Aug. 8. Entry forms are available at Weakley Watson Sporting Goods and Wal-Mart Sporting Goods.

An applicant will receive a T-shirt and will be matched with a varsity player. Requests will not be honored. Little Lions will get to meet their varsity player at “Meet the Lions” on Aug. 25.

For more information, call Debbie Pachall at 643-2935 or 642-4424.

Early Booster Club 3-Man Scramble Saturday

The Early Longhorn Booster Club is sponsoring a 3-Man Scramble golf tournament with a 1:30 p.m. shotgun start on Saturday, Aug. 9 at Creekbend Golf Course in Blanket.

The cost to enter is $50 per person or $150 per team. The tournament will be held the same day as the football team’s 10 a.m. intersquad scrimmage at the new stadium.

For more information about hole sponsorship or registration, call Guy Slayton at 647-8160.

Early cross country meeting scheduled for Aug. 15

The Early Lady Horns cross country program will hold a preseason meeting at 1 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 15 at the Early High School gym.

The first practice of the season will take place on Monday, Aug. 18 at a yet to be determined time.

Brownwood-Burnet football tickets now available

Tickets for the Brownwood Lions’ 2008 football season opener against the Burnet Bulldogs at the Alamodome in San Antonio are now on sale. Kickoff is slated for 3:45 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 30.

Tickets may be purchased at the Brownwood ISD Administration Office at 2707 Southside Dr. from 8 a.m. to 4:30 Monday through Thursday and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday.

The cost of the tickets are $10 apiece and all money collected for the game will remain in Brownwood.

For more information, call 643-5644.

Lions ‘You’ve been mauled’ fund-raiser under way

The Brownwood Lions Mothers’ Club will introduce the “You’ve been mauled” fund-raiser for the upcoming football season.

For $25, the “You’ve been mauled” sign - which will start at the Taylor Clinic - can be purchased and placed in the yard of a friend neighbor or business associate for a week.

To have the sign moved to another location, the person whose yard the sign was placed pays $25 and supplies a name and address that the sign should be taken to next.

If a business or individual wants to keep the sign for a longer period of time, that can be arranged as well.

If someone wants the sign at their home or business or wants to have the sign placed elsewhere, call Melissa Crow at 641-2334. Leave a message if necessary.

District 2-3A map books now available for purchase

The supporters of Brownwood Lady Lions softball are selling map books to the sites of all Brownwood’s new foes in District 2-3A for $5.

The book includes maps to all sports venues - for both boys and girls sports - in District 2-3A, along with information about each school, contact numbers for each school, and restaurants within each town.

For more information, call Holly Jones at 643-5911 or 637-8720.