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    Auxiliary sale opens tomorrow

    10/16/2014 02:38 PM CDT
    The Possum Kingdom East Volunteer Fire Department and EMS Auxiliary will hold its Super Holidays Sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 18 and 19, and the same hours the following weekend, at the Lions Club Building, 142 La Villa Road. 
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    Sun Spots: Oct. 17, 2014
    10/16/2014 02:28 PM CDT - Friday, Oct. 17 Hog Mountain Cook-off Hog Mountain Retreat will host the seventh annual  Chili and Barbecue Cook-off Friday and Saturday, Oct. 17-18, at 1550 Millsap Highway, in Mineral Wells. Read more

    Ask Michelle: Manic Mondays
    10/16/2014 02:22 PM CDT - It seems that Mondays are always chaos and wreck havoc on nerves from the time the alarm goes off till bedtime. Why are Mondays so crazy?  For me, I think it’s because I get started on weekend projects and just can’t stop to wrap my brain around the fact that Monday is here whether I like it or not. Read more

    Homecoming Queen
    10/16/2014 02:04 PM CDT - Senior Jaci Trotter, 17, is crowned Santo Homecoming Queen last week. She is the daughter of Randal and Johnna George of Santo and Michael Trotter of Southlake. Read more

    Veterans Corner: Company releases new app to assist with post deployment issues
    10/16/2014 02:02 PM CDT - A new interactive app was released Wednesday by Kognito Interactive.  This role-playing app, called Together Strong, has been developed to help veterans and active service members learn what to say and do when a peer is struggling with post-deployment stresses and adjustment to civilian life. Read more

    Graford, PK East VFDs educate students on fire prevention
    10/16/2014 02:00 PM CDT - The Graford Volunteer Fire Department and the Possum Kingdom East Volunteer Fire Department teamed up to present a fire-prevention assembly at Graford school Tuesday. Read more

    GISD to host Veterans Day program
    10/16/2014 01:55 PM CDT - Graford Independent School District is hosting a Veteran’s Day program Tuesday, Nov. 11, at the gymnasium. Guest speakers will include Knox Bishop, of Graham, the Director of the Honorary Order of Texas Colonels and on the board of the Freedom Care Warrior Ranch in Graham; and William Garrison, of Graford, a retired major general of the United States Army. Read more

    Upcoming Graford PTO events
    10/16/2014 01:54 PM CDT - Upcoming events in October for the Graford Independent School District Parent Teacher Organization include: • 5-9 p.m. tonight, Friday, PTO Night at The Cafe, with 15 percent of all sales going to PTO. Read more

    Crazy Car Show draws 47 entries
    10/16/2014 01:49 PM CDT - There were 47 entries in the Crazy Car Show held during the Crazy Water Festival last Saturday in Mineral Wells, with the event benefitting the Palo Pinto County Child Welfare Board Rainbow Room and, there was also a toy drive on its behalf. Read more

    Pastor's Point: Angels
    10/16/2014 01:42 PM CDT - Ever encountered an angel?  I believe I have on many occasions. Some taught me a lesson and others protected me. The Bible has many references to angels. Read more

    Bank robber who bummed cigarette gets 10 years

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — A bank robber who stopped during his escape to bum a cigarette off a construction worker has been sentenced to 10 years in prison by a federal judge in Pittsburgh. Full Story
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    Charli XCX surprises at school homecoming dance

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Charli XCX took a break from touring Wednesday night to perform at an unlikely venue: a high school gymnasium. Full Story