Tickets for the 12th Annual Chicken and Bread July Jam on July 26 are now on sale.

This popular benefit dinner and concert will be from 6-8:30 p.m. in the Bowie Community Center on July 26.


That same day motorcycle riders and car clubs are invited  to join the Chicken Run Poker Ride.

Participants will travel an approximately 90-mile route through Montague and neighboring counties, featuring five stops along the way to draw cards for poker hands. Prizes will be awarded for the highest and lowest hands.

Read both stories in the mid-week News.