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    (Photo courtesy of Lexia Lemley)
    Graford Softball Camp

    Grades 1-4 and 5-8
    07/29/2015 05:26 PM CDT
    Graford Softball Summer Camp participants left to right are, back row, Sunni Lemley, Kaylee Channer, Jessie Presley, Haylie Moss, Kirsten Glover, Makenna Carlyle, Halee Choate, Brianna Lindsey and Morgan Hendershott; and front row, Kaitlyn Choate, Kaylee Rogers, Riley Cook, Hannah Lindsey, Hattie, Kamryn Glover, Faith Hughes and Briley Randall. 
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    Charlie's Angels Senior Center monthly events
    07/29/2015 05:03 PM CDT - First Thursday of every month: 10:30 a.m., blood pressure and blood sugar check. First and third Tuesdays of every month: 11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., entertainment. Read more

    TSTC Open House Saturday, August 1
    07/29/2015 05:00 PM CDT - Texas State Technical College is holding an Open House from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 1 at the Brownwood Campus.  Join us to visit with faculty and find out more about admissions and financial aid. Read more

    Following two deaths within a year, local experts urge caution when dealing with bees
    07/29/2015 04:27 PM CDT - Paul Descoteaux, a Possum Kingdom Lake resident, reported on Friday that there were bees nesting in the ground near his young daughter’s grave located in McAdams-Pickwick Cemetery on Park Road 36 at PK Lake. Read more

    07/29/2015 04:03 PM CDT - Mineral Wells Mayor Mike Allen, right, presents Library Manager Palin Bree with the Regional Cooperation Award from the North Central Texas Council of Governments for the Boyce Ditto Public Library’s participation in the Parker County Library Association. Read more

    William Dowell Chisum III
    07/29/2015 04:03 PM CDT - William Dowell Chisum III, a longtime resident at Possum Kingdom Lake, passed away in his home on Monday, July 20, at the age of 63.  Born Oct. 21, 1951, in Fort Worth, he was an accomplished pilot, sports car, speed boat and Harley-Davidson enthusiast and lived life to the fullest. Read more

    Sun Spots
    07/29/2015 03:45 PM CDT - Non-profit organizations can submit an upcoming event by sending complete information, including time, day, date, and location along with a first and last name of a contact and at least one publishable phone number and/or email address. Read more

    Mineral Wells Council welcomes new additions
    07/29/2015 03:18 PM CDT - Mineral Wells City Council members, left to right, back row, are Thomas Lively, Ward 1; Tammy Underwood, Ward 2; Wayne Johnson, Ward 4; John Upham, Ward 3; and, in the front row are Clif Wright, At Large Place 1; Mayor Mike Allen; and Brian Reagan, At Large Place 2. Read more

    Lake/Fishing Report
    07/29/2015 03:14 PM CDT -   Changes on June 17 show the elevation for the top of the conservation pool for Possum Kingdom Reservoir has been set to the reservoir’s normal maximum operating elevation of 999. Read more

    Three local Eagle Scouts recognized by BSA
    07/29/2015 03:08 PM CDT - Three 18 year-old men of Troop 90 in the Longhorn Council recently attained the Eagle Scout award, which is the highest ranking in the scouting program of the Boy Scouts of America. Read more

    (David Bloomer/AP)
    Vincent Kartheiser's next role is opposite of 'Mad Men' part

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Vincent Kartheiser (KARTH'-eyes-er) plays the antithesis of his smarmy "Mad Men" character Pete Campbell in the upcoming NatGeo miniseries "Saints & Strangers. Full Story
    (Kevin Winter)
    Is Ben Affleck dating kids' nanny?

    The actor's reps deny a report that he started to get close with his kids' 28-year-old nanny during his separation from Jennifer Garner.