Bangs Booster Club slated to meet tonight

The Bangs Athletic Booster Club will have its first meeting of the 2007-08 school year at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 9 in Room 306 at the junior high school.

Little Longhorns, Mini-Belles, Spirit Sisters information

Registration for the Early Little Longhorns, Mini-Belles and Spirit Sisters programs will continue through Thursday, Aug. 9.

The fee for each program is $25 and each participant will receive a T-shirt and spirit button, along with their Big Longhorn, Belle or Spirit Sister information during the first week of school. They will meet their Big Longhorn, Belle, or Spirit Sister at Purple Day on Saturday, Sept. 8.

Enrollment forms are available at the Early primary and elementary schools, or by e-mailing

If a child prefers a specific player or cheerleader, the program will attempt to match them, but there is no guarantee. Belles will be assigned.

Registration for Little Lions continues until Friday

Registration for the 2007 edition of the Little Lions program is under way and will continue through Friday, Aug. 10. The entry fee is $15.

Little Lions will be matched with a varsity football player and will receive a T-shirt with their varsity player’s name and number. No requests will be honored.

The Little Lion will meet their Big Lion at the annual “Meet the Lions” event at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 27 at Gordon Wood Stadium. Entry forms are available at Weakley-Watson and Wal-Mart.

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

Scramble for Early athletics at Shady Creek on Saturday

A fund-raising two-person golf scramble for Early athletics will be held at Shady Creek Golf Course in Blanket on Saturday, Aug. 11.

Lunch will be provided at 1 p.m., with action to begin at 2 p.m. The cost to enter is $100 per team and prizes will be awarded.

For more information, call Guy at 647-8160 or Scott at 748-4404.

Cen-Tex Soccer Association registration ends Saturday

Cen-Tex Soccer Association registration is under way will run through Saturday, Aug. 11. On Saturday, Aug. 11, registration sessions will be held at the Cen-Tex Soccer complex from 10 a.m. to noon.

The registration fee is $35 per child and forms can be picked up at Weakley-Watson.

The season will run from Sept. 8 through Nov. 3.

For more information, call 641-2961 or visit the Web site

Texas Youth Football League registration ends Sunday

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 Sporting Goods.

The fee to register is $105 and registration ends on Sunday, Aug. 12. The season will begin in mid-August and conclude in late October.

Teams from Brownwood, Early, Bangs, Brady, Coleman, Comanche, San Saba and Goldthwaite will comprise the league, with all games being played on Saturdays. The majority of the games will take place in Brownwood.

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

Early Belles dance camp to start Monday

The Early Belles Dance Team will conduct a mini-camp from 9 a.m. to noon Monday, Aug. 13 through Wednesday, Aug. 15 at the Early Primary gym.

The camp is open to girls entering kindergarten through fifth grade and the cost is $35, which should be paid prior to Aug. 6.

Campers will receive a T-shirt, a picture with a Belle and will perform in a pre-game performance before the first varsity football game.

Checks made payable to and in care of the Belles Dance Camp can be mailed to Early High School P.O. Box 3315, Early, 76802.

For more information, call Tammy Bannister at 641-0281 or Marie Algiere 646-5003.

Early Booster Club scheduled to meet Monday

The Early Booster Club will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 13 at Early High School.

Lions season tickets on sale to general public until Aug. 17

Season tickets for the 2007 Brownwood Lions football season will be on sale to the general public through Friday, Aug. 17.

Tickets can be purchased at the Brownwood ISD Administration Office each day from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

For more information, call 643-5644.

Couples Scramble at country club Aug. 18-19

The Brownwood Country Club’s Couples Scramble, sponsored by TexasBank, will be held Saturday, Aug. 18 and Sunday, Aug. 19.

The entry fee will be $200 per team and includes a practice round on Friday, a Saturday night players’ dinner with door prizes, and refreshments on the course both days. Tee times will be a shotgun start at 8 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. each day.

For more information, call Steve McNabb, Brownwood Country Club PGA Professional, at 646-1086 or e-mail

Monday scrambles at Shady Creek Golf Course

Shady Creek Golf Course in Blanket will be holding two-person scrambles every Monday at 5:30 p.m.

For more information, call 748-4404 or 998-6758.