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    Ice bucket brigade

    08/28/2014 10:53 AM CDT
    Members of the Possum Kingdom East Volunteer Fire Department accept the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS issued by the Palo Pinto VFD. In turn, PK East challenged Caddo VFD, Buckets and Boots/EncoreLive and County Fire Marshal Chad Jordan. 
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    Salt cedar thriving at PK Lake
    08/28/2014 10:46 AM CDT - With the water level at Possum Kingdom Lake and others steadily falling, an invasive species has reared its ugly head — salt cedar.Along sandy shores, salt cedars sprang to life. Read more

    Lighthouse seeks food donations
    08/28/2014 10:43 AM CDT - Lighthouse Ministries is looking to open a food bank on the East Side of Possum Kingdom Lake.Don Blair said a freezer has been donated and they will be able to accept frozen food and meat for families finding themselves in dire straits. Read more

    West Side half-price sale Aug. 30
    08/28/2014 10:41 AM CDT - Possum Kingdom West Volunteer Fire Department and EMS Auxiliary will hold a one-day, half-price flea market sale 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, at the fire station, located at the intersection of FM 1148 and Green Acres Road. Read more

    Sun Spots: Aug. 29, 2014
    08/28/2014 10:39 AM CDT - Friday, Aug. 29Pencil DriveCommunity Church of Possum Kingdom Lake is having a Pencil Drive for missionary children of Servant Ministries in Guatemala. Read more

    Ask Michelle: Holiday weekend
    08/28/2014 10:35 AM CDT - Most people with school age children already have that stress and worry out of the way. They’re back in school, things are slowly returning to a normal routine, but what to do about Labor Day? Read more

    Veterans Corner: Veterans Health Administration looking at veterans' locations
    08/28/2014 10:34 AM CDT - In order to more accurately identify and serve rural veterans, the Veterans Health Administration is improving the method it uses to define urban, rural and highly rural land areas. Read more

    Journey is life-changing experience for Graford teens
    08/28/2014 10:06 AM CDT - Two local girls from Graford, Shawnee Turner and Amanda Wiley, said they recently had a life-changing experience by joining a group of 11 others from various states on a nine day mission trip to Guatemala. Read more

    Graford school's first day
    08/28/2014 10:04 AM CDT - Graford Independent School District began its first day of classes with a total of 325 students.“There were 189 children enrolled in the elementary school, Pre-K through sixth grade,” reported Christy Hendershott, elementary school secretary. Read more

    Graford PTO
    08/28/2014 09:57 AM CDT - The Graford PTO BooHoo/Yahoo Breakfast was held for parents in the school library on the first day of classes. Read more

    Police: Utah suspect swallows stolen ring

    OREM, Utah (AP) — Two people were arrested on suspicion of felony theft after police said one of them swallowed a stolen ring in an attempt to hide it. Full Story
    (Andrew Medichini/AP)
    VENICE WATCH: McDormand hails female stories

    VENICE, Italy (AP) — The Venice Film Festival is bringing 11 days of red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city. Full Story