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Carter Bloodcare will be in town on Thursday, August 19, 2021 from 11:00am to 3:00pm.  This will be a good chance to help with their blood shortage problem.  According to their spokeswoman, Stephanie Jardot, “Our supplies are hardest hit in the summer by the need for blood donations.  Most of our donors are on vacation […]

Because of the past, the future is brighter

On Saturday, June 19, 2021, the Italy Colored City Hall will be honored by the Texas Historical Commission by dedicating the historical marker placed in the front yard of 605 Williams.  Everyone is invited to join at 2:00 pm followed by a reception at the Italy Community Center. Local resident, Ms. Elmerine Bell, was instrumental […]

35th Annual Tour d’Italia, a Historical Dedication and Garage Sales

On Saturday, June 19, 2021, the 35th Annual Tour d’Italia returns to Italy High School at 300 College St.  2019 was the last year of this historical bike race due to complications with Covid-19.  However, this year returns with a bang having 100’s of participants.  Registration for this event is here  Also, in conjunction […]

Italy City Council Members Sworn In

  On Monday, November 16, 2020, the Italy City Council convened to swear in 2 incumbent members and 1 new member of the City Council.  Mayor Bryant Cockran gave the oath of office to Luin McConnell and Randy Boyd.  The Mayor also swore in new member, Vincent Fleming, who seemed very excited about the future […]

You Can Rent The Italy Community Center

After months of renovating, cleaning, rearranging and remodeling, the Italy Community Center located at 108 Harpold is available for rent.  The rental charges are as follows: 4 hours only, whole facility-$200.00 (which includes a $75 cleaning deposit return after inspection) 12 hours, whole facility-$250.00 (which includes a $75 cleaning deposit return after inspection) $150-rental of bathroom […]

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