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    (Mark Engebretson)
    Auxiliary spring sale continues

    04/24/2014 09:58 AM CDT
    The Possum Kingdom East Volunteer Fire Department and EMS Auxiliary will continue its spring sale 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, April 26-27, at the auxiliary’s new location, 142 La Villa Road, the PK Lions Club Community Center. 
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    Easter
    04/24/2014 09:56 AM CDT - Vann Orton and Orion Orton visit with the Easter bunny, who poses as Tod Pawley the rest of the year, while waiting for the annual Possum Kingdom Chamber of Commerce Easter egg hunt at North D&D Saturday. Read more

    Art de los Brazos opens Saturday
    04/24/2014 09:54 AM CDT - Art de los Brazos is a fine art exhibit featuring award-winning local artists which will open tomorrow and continue through Saturday, May 3, at the Possum Kingdom Chamber of Commerce building, 362 N. Read more

    Sun Spots: April 25, 2014
    04/24/2014 09:53 AM CDT - Friday, April 25Relay for LifePalo Pinto County Relay for Life is holding its annual relay event from 6 p.m. to midnight Friday, April 25, at the Mineral Wells High School Track. Read more

    Project graduation raffle next week
    04/24/2014 09:52 AM CDT - Mineral Wells High School Project Graduation 2014 will hold raffle drawings at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, at the Ram Football Stadium parking lot.A smoker donated by North Texas Pressure Vessels with a processed pig donated by Blazin’ 7 Farms and Hamilton Meats and an AR-15 and . Read more

    W.K. Gordon Center site of Sunday program
    04/24/2014 09:50 AM CDT - Photographers JB and Susan Harlin will present a program on old style black and white photography at the W.K. Gordon Center in Thurber at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 27. Read more

    Ask Michelle: Stay-at-home parents
    04/24/2014 09:48 AM CDT - Being a stay-at-home parent has got to be the hardest job in the world, in my opinion. It’s not just being a parent, it’s being a parent on top of being a maid when the children make messes; it’s being a chauffeur when the children need a ride to school or sports or ballet; it’s being a seamstress when a little girl’s favorite dress gets a rip on it. Read more

    Veterans Corner: Hawaii's Fort DeRussey attracts Hale Koa Hotel, a military haven
    04/24/2014 09:46 AM CDT - Fort DeRussey was established in 1906 on a 72-acre parcel of land in Waikiki that was considered very undesirable. Most of it was swamp land, duck farms and taro patches. Read more

    Sweets
    04/24/2014 09:45 AM CDT - Members of PK Women's Club, left to right, Joy Madden, Marie Nickols, Edna Crowell and Ruth White sell baked goods at the Trading Post Saturday. "We made a little over $700 in two hours, we sold out," Madden said. Read more

    Annual western swing fest May 3
    04/24/2014 09:43 AM CDT - Swing into spring with the 16th annual Cowtown Society of Western Music Swing Fest being held noon-10 p.m. Saturday, May 3, at Holiday Hills Country Club. Read more

    (Ljiljana Pavkov)
    Coming right up: The world's fastest elevators

    Japan's Hitachi said this week it will provide the world's fastest elevators, which can clock speeds up to 45 mph, to a high-rise building in China. Full Story
    (Matt York)
    Michael Phelps, on why he is returning to swimming

    Returning to swimming after a 20-month retirement, Michael Phelps is easing back into the sport he once dominated by racing one of his best events. Full Story
    (Kevin Winter)
    Bronze statue of Roger Ebert set to be unveiled

    Roger Ebert's final blog posting last April ended with his hopeful sign-off: "I'll see you at the movies." The award-winning film critic died two days later. Full Story