by Darlene Holmes
You couldn’t have asked for better weather for the Thanksgiving holiday!
This week was our No SCS meal day on Tuesday. We had stew and cornbread we fixed.
Friday Dec. 6 is food bank day, but the weather may shut us down again.
Our monthly birthday and anniversary party will be Wednesday, Dec. 11 and we’ll have cake and ice cream.
Hope and Johnny and their band will be here to play for us again.… Read the rest
Forte Junior High School has announced its students and teacher of the month for November. They are (above, l-r): seventh grade girl Allison Newton; seventh grade boy Joshua McCaffrey; teacher Misty White; eighth grade boy Soloman Moreno; and eighth grade girl Tallie Feldman.… Read the rest
Last week I told you about the activities we have going on here every week. In re-reading it, I found I had not mentioned ukulele players.
They meet in Room 4 in the Annex Building on Mondays about noon or 12:30 p.m. and play for a while. There are about 10 or more seniors who show up and have a good time playing and singing.… Read the rest
A five-county competition revolves around pecans.
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Services offices of Parker, Wise, Palo Pinto, Jack, and Wise Counties will conduct a pecan show Tuesday, Dec. 3.
Exhibitors are limited to one entry of each variety they grow.
Growers may enter seedlings, known hybrids, or natives as they wish.
All entries must detail which county they come from with a minimum of 40 pecans making up an entry – 42 is preferred.… Read the rest