Nov. 18, 2007 Briefs

Pep to hold Thanksgiving fest
The Pep, Texas, community will hold its 62nd annual Thanksgiving festival from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (CST) Thursday in the St. Philip Neri Parish Hall.

The event features a meal of German sausage and turkey with all the trimmings, as well as a country store filled with handmade crafts, homemade baked goods and a fishpond and grab bags for children.

A raffle for a queen-size hand-stitched quilt and five $100 gift cards will take place. Tickets are $1 apiece or six for $5.

Cost of the dinner is $9 for adults, $4 for children under 10 and take-out plates are $9.

Information: Anna Belle Walker (806) 933-4696 or (806) 933-4355 after Tuesday.