March  7 - Tye Community Musical, 6 pm
                Tye Community Center
                Roll Off Containers will be
                open 8 am - 1 pm at City
                Maintenance Yard across from
                Tye Cemetery

March  8 - Daylight Savings Time begins

March 16 - Tye City Council Meeting
                 6:30 pm, Tye City Hall

March 17 - St. Patrick's Day

March 20 - First day of Spring

March 21 - Roll Off Containers will be
                open 8 am - 1 pm at City
                Maintenance Yard across from
                Tye Cemetery

March 24 - Merkel ISD School Board
                 Meeting, 6:30 pm at the
                 Merkel ISD Administration

March 29 - Culpepper & Meriweather
                 Circus at Rister Park.  2 pm
                 and 4:30 pm

City Calendar

The Circus is Coming to Town

Sunday, March 29th, at Rister Park
Two Great Performances: 2pm & 4:30pm

Advance Tickets may be purchased at Tye City Hall. Tickets will also be available
at the door.

Adults  $10.00
Children  $6.00
Senior Spotlight
The Rural Taylor County Aging Fish Fry was a success again this year, thanks to volunteers, donations and your support.  The proceeds raised from this event are used to help buy groceries for the daily senior meals.

The kitchen located at the Tye Community Center prepares over 300 meals a day, five days a week.  These meals are delivered to six other sites which include Merkel,
City of Tye Prepares for Elections
The City of Tye is busy preparing for the city's General Election which will be held Saturday, May 9, 2015. There are three City Council places up for election this year.  They are:
Place 1 - Currently held by Vada Childers
Place 3 - Currently held by Gayland Childers
Place 5 - Currently held by Chuck Downs
If you are interested in running for a place on the Tye City Council, you may pick up an election packet at Tye City Hall.  The last day for filing an application for a place on the ballot is February 27, 2015.  Listed below are some important dates to remember about the upcoming city election.

March 10 - First day to accept applications for voting by mail ballots
April 9 - Last day for submitting a voter registration application in  time to
vote at the election.
April 24 - last day to receive an application from a voter in person for
a ballot to be voted by mail.
April 27 - First day of Early Voting by personal appearance.
May 5 - Last day of Early Voting by personal appearance.
May 9 - ELECTION DAY.  Polls will be open 7 am - 7 pm
Tuscola, Lawn, Buffalo Gap, Trent and Elm Valley, plus home deliveries.  Needless to say, there are a lot of miles traveled each day by the four older vans that Rural Taylor County Aging operates.  They are in need of some better vehicles to assure that this much needed service will be able to continue.  If you know of one to donate, please contact Jeanina Cochran, 695-2372 or Mayor Nancy Moore.

If you are 60 year of age or older, come join the Seniors on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 11:30 am at Tye Community Center.  Have lunch, visit with other seniors, play Bingo, listen to music and other special events throughout the year.  Jackie Romero is the Site Leader.  Pat Bagby is in charge of meal preparation and Jeanina Cochran is the Director.  For more information you may call 695-2372
Annual Easter Egg Hunt

With Easter just around the corner, plans are underway for the Annual Easter Egg Hunt held each year at Rister Park.  This event is sponsored each by the City of Tye Volunteer Fire Department and will be held on Saturday, April 4th.  If you would like to volunteer your time or make a donation,  contact City Hall for more information.

This year children may enter an Easter Coloring Contest.  Prizes will be awarded the day of the Easter Egg Hunt.  Coloring pages may be picked up at City Hall.
Texas Warrant Round-Up
The Texas Warrant Round-Up begins Saturday March 7, 2015. The City of Tye will once again be participating. If you have or think you may have warrants, please contact us immediately to get them taken care of. To view a list of individuals with warrants with the City of Tye, please click here.