a great parade this year! I do want to thank everyone that donated
this year. It is a big help for me, and the Captains really enjoy
getting something for all the hard work they do. Here is a list of
folks that you need to go visit and give a pat on the back of
appreciation for me.
& two 3rd place trophies donated by Mickey’s Marine in La
Marque; The Grove Family.
Tiny Tim trophy donated by
Neptune Properties in Bayou Vista; owner Billie Moore.
Salt Water Garden Club for
providing the Judges and chili, which George Ayala once again cooked
(it was delicious as always).
Balco Enterprises Inc. Plumbing, donated by Owner Bobby Ballard;
$50.00 gift certificate
Linda McCall, Bayou Vista
resident, one bottle of Blue Marlin Wine.
West Marine in Galveston,
koozies/aqua sack water bottle, travel coffee grinder & blue ice
Academy, two $25.00 gift certificate; picked up by Gerry & Mary
Gringo's Restaurant, one $25 Gift; picked up by Gerry & Mary Hart
The Hart’s also provided two deli
Candy Bouquet in Bay Town, picked up
by Bonnie & Bobby Macklin.
Academy- two - $25.00 gift
certificate; donated by Bonnie & Bobby Macklin.
Linden’s Marine Service, one bottle
of Captain Morgan’s; picked up by Gerry & Mary Hart.
Bottle of booze, donated by Roger
Farbecks (Boom Boom) & Gary Gartmen,
Bottle of booze, donated by Roger
Farbecks (Boom Boom) & Gary Gartmen.
Gift Basket with afghan, movie,
candy, popcorn, peanuts, coffee cups & hot chocolate; donated by
Kim, Jerry & Dinky Whittington.
Best Publications, donated by Judy
Steffens; 20 Putt - Putt Fun House (1 free game of golf or 8 Free game
room tokens & eleven Village Pizza & Seafood $10 Gift Certificates.
Boaters World in Galveston, eight
Koozies; picked up by Gerry & Mary Hart.
Encore Motors, donated by Paul Patrick;
one free state inspection worth $39.50.
Jammin’ Sportswear in Galveston,
donated by owners John & Denise Taylor; $30.00 gift certificate &
Island Attitude in Galveston, donated
by owners John & Denise Taylor; $30.00 gift certificate & visor.
Air By Lackey, donated by Robert
Lackey; $25.00 gift certificate to Big Daddy’s BBQ.
Dennis Haywood Construction, donated
$35.00, by Owner Dennis Haywood.
Bayou Bistro, donated by owners Peggy
& Greg; two $25.00 gift certificates.
Special Expressions, donated by owner
Kristie Sheppard; $25.00 gift certificate.
Apostle Home Health Care, donated by
Margaret Paoli $50.00
Julio Mendoza, donated 10 bucks,
which a gift certificate was purchased with.
Vista Video, donated by owner by Ed
McKenzie; $20 gift certificate.
Tropical Oasis Tanning Salon, donated
by owner Carol Hensley; gift certificate & Tanning lotion.
Big Daddy’s BBQ, donated by owners
Cindy & Marion; two $25.00 gift certificates.
Bayou Vista Beverages, donated by
owner Carl Davis, liquor basket in tin wine bucket.
Hair Innovations, donated by owner
Karen Owens; gift basket with gift certificate.
Gulf Coast Computers, donated by
owners Brenda & Mark Johnstone; $75.00 gift certificate.
Wanda Williams Massage, donated by
Wanda; two gift certificate.
$100.00, which drinks and gift
certificates were purchased with; donated by Debbie & Hutch
Yaga Tropical Café, Five; $7.00 Gift
Four tickets to Schlitterbahn/Winter
Season; Donated by Mike Christian.
Four Tickets to Moody Gardens;
donated by Mike Christian.
If I left anyone off I apologize and please let me know. 935-9544.
Remember the parade is ALWAYS the second Saturday in December, which
will be the 8th in 2007.