(CAMERON) Tickets are on sale for the 8th annual "Mardi Gras" bash to raise funds for the Christine Holcombe Memorial Scholarship Fund.
The event will be held on Saturday, February 22nd, at Simon George Hall in Cameron. The event starts at 6PM and will include a Cajun food dinner, gun raffle, auctions, and games for the kids. Adult tickets are $10 and children under 18 are $5. Tickets can be purchased at the Milam County Extension Office in Cameron, the Rockdale Reporter, and Rodenbeck Farm & Ranch in Thorndale.
Donations for the auction can be dropped off at Ideal Poultry in Cameron. Over the past 7 years $90,500 in scholarships has been given to current college students from Milam County as a result of the Mardi Gras event. More information can be found on the Facebook page, Christine Holcombe Memorial Scholarship Fund.