Congratulations go to first place winner for artist of the month in the Pecan Plantation Art Guild (PPAG), Bonnie Chilcutt.
Also recognized for exceptional work are Kathy Yoders, Barbara Sutton, Brenda Coffman, and Martie Rains. These ladies have their work displayed at the Pecan clubhouse, the Pecan Activities Center (PAC), various businesses in Pecan Village, and online at www.pecanplantationartguild.com.…
The third annual Chari-Tea next month will help homeless companion animals in Hood County.
Sponsored by the Hood County Animal Lovers Organization, the tea is Sunday, April 19, from 2-4 p.m. at the Bentwater Activity Center.
Doors open at 1 p.m. for mimosa sipping ($5 donation), socializing and shopping the bake sale and raffle baskets.…
It wouldn’t be St. Patrick’s Day without Nick Sager (center) dressed as a leprechaun. The gathering drew many smiles on the Granbury square Tuesday. The Texas Independence Day parade will be on the square at 11 this morning, Saturday, March 21. The parade was postponed Feb. 28 when wintery weather “rained”on the parade.…
For the past 35 years, Mary Kemp – with the help of a 100 or so of her closest friends and family members – has hosted Shaw-Kemp Open House. The event celebrates the history, bluebonnets and some good, down-home fun and hospitality.
Weather permitting, the annual Shaw-Kemp Open House is scheduled Saturday, April 11, from 1 to 5 p.m.…
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.…
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.…
Lake Granbury Master Gardeners (LGMG) will present “Planting and Caring for Iris” Tuesday, April 7 at 6:30 p.m. Master Gardeners LaNell Whitley and Georgia Blaylock will instruct the free program. In addition, they will show photos of the many irises that will be offered for sale at the LGMG plant sale April 11.…
The hunt is on. Volunteers are needed. The Community Easter Egg Hunt is a large undertaking at Granbury City Park, 1218 W. Pearl St., on Saturday, March 28.
Volunteers need to meet at the pool at 9:30 a.m.
nManning booth for Key Club/Kiwanis
nManning booths for other organizations
nMarking field for age groups (tying ribbons on fence color coded by age group)
nHelping set up booths
nGuarding the field gates
nMonitoring children as they enter and exit the fields
nAssist in collecting empty eggs after hunt
nEscorting special needs children to hunt and assist with hunt if necessary.…