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Stagehands ready to provide financial backing for theatre

March 25, 2015
Stagehands ready to provide financial backing for theatre

A stagehand is a person who works backstage or behind the scenes in theatre, film, television or location performance. Their work may include setting up the scenery, lights, sound, props, rigging and special effects for a production.

The Granbury Stagehands have a different agenda.

The newly formed Stagehands organization is a support group for the Granbury Theatre Company.

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Girls Just Want To Have Fun

March 25, 2015
Girls Just Want To Have Fun

It’s one of the favorite meetings of the year. The Pecan Plantation Woman’s Club presented its spring style show last week. Some of the models include Becky Swindle, Lanelle Hyde, Janie King and Lula Pope. Fashions were provided by Cheerful Hearts, Christina’s Boutique, Jean’s Crossing, Jezebelle’s, Loralee Ladies Wear, Red on the Square, Stuff N Nonsense Boutique and Pecan Plantation Pro Shop.

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People’s Choice

March 25, 2015
People’s Choice

Teresa Garrett (middle) and her son Jon-Michael Garrett earned the People’s Choice Bean honors Saturday during General Granbury’s cookoff on the square. Also pictured is Barbara Boozer, one of the organizers.

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Showmanship

March 25, 2015
Showmanship

Roger Enlow and his daughter Kayla Peacock won showmanship honors for their “Let ‘Er Rip” bean booth at General Granbury’s birthday celebration and cookoff. Cookers and the crowd turned out despite cool, drizzly weather.

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Beans and ribs

March 25, 2015
Beans and ribs

Roger Enlow and his daughter Kayla Peacock won showmanship honors for their “Let ‘Er Rip” bean booth at General Granbury’s birthday celebration and cookoff. Cookers and the crowd turned out despite cool, drizzly weather.

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Beans and ribs

March 25, 2015
Beans and ribs

John Killough (left) representing Masonic Lodge earned the first-place trophy for best beans. Brian Cotter (right) smoked the blue ribbon ribs.

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B-I-N-G-O

March 25, 2015
B-I-N-G-O

The Granbury Opera Guild Bingo Party is coming up Tuesday, March 31 at Granbury Resort Conference. From left: Judy Vetter gets some information about the Opera Guild from President Faye Landham and Secretary Carol Lippincott during the Healthy Woman luncheon last week. Proceeds from the bingo fundraiser are used to benefit the Granbury Opera House.

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Generations: Fashion Fun For Everyone on April 2

March 25, 2015

Style show organizers anticipate another big crowd for the Lake Granbury Newcomers Club show at Pecan Plantation Country Club on Thursday, April 2.

The Generations: Fashion Fun for Everyone style show will feature grandmothers, mothers, daughters and grandchildren.

Helen Shorter, who originally founded the Lake Granbury Newcomers Club in 1978, has moved back to the area and will be modeling in the fashion show along with her daughter, Jill Davis.

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Wheeler part of top team in nation

March 21, 2015

The Arlington Baptist College Women’s basketball teamis the champion!

Kayla Wheeler, daughter of Rickey and Marla (Light) Wheeler of Lipan, is a freshman on the Arlington Patriot’s team.

The Patriots played March 5-7 in Joplin, Missouri for the ACCA (Association of Christian College Athletes) tournament championship against a college from Moore, Oklahoma.

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Building the perfect garden bed

March 21, 2015
Building the perfect garden bed

Creativity is the key to maximizing a garden’s yield, especially when building spaces that foster plant growth, boost yield and minimize failures.

Most plants, particularly vegetables, prefer growing in soil that is at least 12 inches deep.

Since achieving this depth is difficult in many Texas soils, gardening in raised beds makes good sense.

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