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Heidi needs a loving home

Meet Heidi. She is a one year old Pit Mix that is Heartworm negative. Right now she weighs 39.4 lbs. and is full of love. Please come meet her and see if she might be the perfect fit for your family.

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Millsap resident celebrates 100 years

MILLSAP, TX – Dozens of family members, friends and neighbors filled the festooned Millsap Community Center Saturday, Nov. 25th, to celebrate the 100th birthday of Adina Jobe. Her children, 8 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, and 8 great-great grandchildren attended. A vivacious Jobe greeted every one of them, and still found time to taste the abundant refreshments.

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Dixie is the gift to complete your family

Dixie has been at the shelter since Oct 14th and she is ready to find a family of her very own. She’s a very friendly, affectionate, retriever mix with a heart of gold. Dixie is Heartworm positive, but we do sometimes have sponsors for Heartworm treatment so please ask the office if interested in this pretty gal. Come meet Dixie and see if she could be the perfect fit for your family.

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Butters is beautiful and needs a good home

Butters has been at the shelter since October 18th and he is ready to find a family of his very own. He’s a very friendly, energetic, playful Shepherd mix. He is about 3 yrs. old and is Heartworm negative. Butters can be an escape artist so supervision while outside would be best. Come meet Butters and see if he could be the perfect fit for your family.

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Grants offered for pollinator gardens

Grants of up to $3,000 are available for groups that want to create pollinator gardens in Texas to attract and sustain monarch butterflies and other valuable pollinator species. Preference is being given to projects in strategic counties along the monarchs’ fall and spring migration flight paths, including Parker, Palo Pinto, Johnson and Tarrant counties.

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Handsome Hoover looking for a good home

This week’s Pet of the Week, Hoover is a handsome male Akita mix with a calm, affectionate personality. This sweet fella would be a great addition to any family. He is about 6 yrs. old and is Heartworm negative. Hoover is looking for his fur-ever home, can you help him out?

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Rocket wants to fly into you heart

This week’s Pet of the Week, Rocket, is a handsome male Shepherd mix with a playful, energetic personality and he is quite the ball player. Rocket is about 6 yrs old, weighs 48 lbs and is Heartworm negative. Rocket is looking for his fur-ever home, can you help him out?

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Apple recipes ripe for the picking

As fall begins to approach you may notice some seasonal fruits and vegetables finding their way onto shelves at your favorite farmers market or grocery store. Apples are among my family’s favorite. Be sure and give one of these delicious recipes a try.

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It’s time to Step Up and Scale Down

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service of Parker County will offer Step Up and Scale Down, a 12-week weight management program in to help with efforts to lose weight. The classes will begin on Friday, Sept. 8 from 12:10 p.m. to 1 p.m. The classes will meet each week through Dec. 1. The classes will be at the Parker County Agricultural Service Center, located at 604 North Main Street in Weatherford. The sessions will begin at 12:15 p.m. and will conclude at 1 p.m.

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Claudio needs a family to love

Claudio is an energetic playful boy. This happy guy loves life and can’t wait to find his fur-ever home. Claudio is a neutered male Plott Hound mix, weighs 50 lbs. and is 2 ½ years old. Come meet Claudio and see what a great addition to your family he would be.

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Cub Scout Pack 375 adopts Holland Lake Park as project

The Boy Scouts of America is more than a hundred years in the making. Producing some of the greatest leaders and innovators of the past century, the youth of today are usually too involved in video games and electronics. To help develop tomorrow's leaders, learning about citizenship, environmental stewardship and pride in their community, Cub Scout Pack 375, chartered through Couts United Methodist Church in Weatherford, adopted Holland Lake Park. Park cleaning days are quarterly and used to teach teamwork and to identify harmful and helpful foliage.

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