It started with a casual meeting of the dozen or so food pantry coordinators in Hood County. Since that initial meeting more than two years ago, the core group has tackled community projects to “Feed the Hungry.”
With its expanding presence in the community, the group has taken an official name, Neighbors Feeding Neighbors. … Read the rest
They walked across Texas.
Not really across Texas, but it seemed like it.
Between Hood and Somervell County, Brianne Langdon is reporting that 24 teams and participants logged 30,725 miles in eight weeks.
Langdon is the county extension agent for Family & Consumer Sciences.
“Almost every team made it all the way across Texas,” Langdon said. It was actually the equivalent in miles walked during the program.… Read the rest
Preserve Granbury’s fourth annual Preservation Picnic is at noon today at Lambert Branch Park, 510 N. Brazos St. Local residents are invited to join the gathering.
Awards for Preservation Projects of the Year and Preservationists of the Year will be presented during the picnic.
Preserve Granbury’s annual membership meeting at 11 a.m. will precede the picnic. During the meeting, members will elect directors for three-year terms.… Read the rest
A Cowboy Gathering returns to Granbury next Saturday, May 18. The program features cowboy cooking by Homer Robertson and musical entertainment by The Jolie Holliday Band.
Based in Dallas, Holliday is a Nashville recording artist. In the male-dominated world of Texas music, it’s said that Holliday can hold her own. She’s known to provide shows full of hand clapping, foot stomping, get-up-out-of-seat-and-dance country music.… Read the rest
The movie “Flight” will be shown at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 14 at the Hood County Library, 222 N. Travis St.
Free drinks and popcorn are served.
“Beautiful Creatures” will be shown at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 21.
“ Jack Reacher” is the featured movie at the library Tuesday, May 28 at 5:30 p.m.… Read the rest
“There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library.”
– Andrew Carnegie
(Fiction) Paul and Claire Lohman are set to have dinner with Paul’s brother and wife in a fashionable restaurant. The evening begins amiably enough, but each couple knows there is a conversation they must have before the evening is through.… Read the rest