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Community Activities

Whitehouse Chamber of Commerce Banquet

The Whitehouse Chamber of Commerce invites you to attend its 2017 banquet from 6 p.m. to 8 p. m. on Tuesday, Oct.3.  The banquet includes buffet dinner, guest speakers and annual awards. Ticket prices are $25 for members and $35 for non-members.  Kelly A/C & Heating at 208 St. Hwy 110 S., Austin Bank at 100 Horton, or Kay Taylor, Farmers Insurance at 1008 St. Hwy 110 S. have tickets available for purchase.  You can visit www.whitehousetx.com for more details on the banquet.  For questions, the Chamber can be reached at 903-941-5221 or by email at info@whitehousetx.com.  


Republic Services in Whitehouse picks up recycling on Wednesday. Recyclable items include paper, newspaper, cardboard, plastic, aluminum cans and tin cans.  Troup has a self-service recycling receptacle. The Allied Waste Recycling bin is located at the corner of W. Bradford and N. Georgia.

Jam session and sing along

Jam session and sing along runs from 1:30 to 4 p.m. each Friday. Everyone is welcome to attend and participate. Acoustic instruments only. Music includes Country, Bluegrass and Gospel. TASCA members are free. Guests are $1 each. TASCA is located at 10495 CR 2167 (Jim Russell Rd), in Whitehouse. 

American Legion weekly events

American Legion in Troup at 301 Magnolia has pool tournaments beginning at 7 p.m. each Wednesday night. 

Church Activities

Celebrating 130 years

First Baptist Church – Omen will celebrate its 130th anniversary with a church-wide luncheon on Sunday, Sept. 24, following the 11 a.m. worship service.  FBCO is located at Highway 345 and County Road 385 two miles west of Arp.  The community is invited to join them for the event.  For more information, call 903-859-1082.

Youth/School Activities

4-H interest meeting

Those who are interested in 4-H Robotics and are a senior age (grades 9 – 12) 4-H member can attend an interest meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Sept 14th at 20026 CR 2162 (home of Lylyan Nobles).

Senior Activities

The Tyler Area Senior Citizens Association schedule for the week of Sept. 18 includes:

Monday, Sept. 18: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., TASCA Activity Center, 10495 CR 2167. Social Coffee Group 9:30-11:00; 42 Group 12:00-4:00 p.m.; Mah Jongg 1:00-4:00 p.m.; Beginner Bridge 1:00- 3:00 p.m. Open to the public. 

Tuesday, Sept. 19: 9:00 a.m.-8:30 p.m., TASCA Activity Center. “84” Group 8:45-12:00;  Bridge; 12:30-4:00 p.m.; Joker and Hand & Foot; 12:30-4:00 p.m.;  Fundraiser Bingo, 5:30-8:00  p.m.; Mexican Train, 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. ; Ballroom Dancing Lessons, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Open to the public. 

Wednesday, Sept. 20: 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., TASCA Activity Center. 42 Group 9:30-11:30 a.m.; Fitness exercise with Certified Instructor for Older Adults, 9:30-10:30 a.m.; Ballroom Dancing Lessons, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ; Writing Workshop, 12:00 -2:00 p.m.; Bridge,12:30 – 4:00 p.m. Open to the Public. 


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