Dee Dee gives tips, recipes on what to do with squash

Tuesday, May. 20, 2014

Hats off to Mike and Kathy Williams for the recipe of Ice Cream Cake. Kathy wrote it up and sent it to me and Mike and his sweet sister, Debbie Leland, have both experimented making this one a true masterpiece. Thanks for sharing (the recipe and a banana split cake for me)!

Weatherford Little League honors veterans

| |Thursday, May. 15, 2014

The Weatherford Little League honored veterans for Armed Forces Day and also awarded the Jack Knight Community Service Award to an active participant in the league on Saturday.

Festivities bring fun for Millsapians

Thursday, May. 15, 2014

Folks throughout Parker County enjoyed Millsap Log Cabin Days over the weekend.

Bentley is a beauty and at the right price

Wednesday, May. 14, 2014

Meet Bentley, a 20-month old beagle mix, surrendered with his brother, Shorty, to Parker Paws because their owners were moving to the East Coast and could not take the boys with them. Shorty has been adopted, now it's Bentley's turn!

Past yard work making garden bloom; tasty bean dip

Wednesday, May. 14, 2014

Our previous yard work is now paying off as we enjoy many perennials blooming and many more getting ready to spread their summer cheer. Thanks to Master Gardener Grenetta Bledsoe of Weatherford, who gave me "Tiger Butter" Iris and "Earth Song" roses last year. They are gorgeous this spring! Isn't it wonderful when friends share their garden beauties with other gardeners?

Family heritage at Texas Butane Co.

| |Tuesday, May. 13, 2014

Morris and Judy White have roots stretching far back into Parker County’s history, even having a relative who was present at the signing that brought the county into existence.

Weatherford man overcomes freak mishap to earn degree

| |Saturday, May. 10, 2014

Richard Gouge fell down while taking an evening stroll, breaking his neck and injuring his spine, but he refuses to slow down.

Cantata to play at Chandor

Tuesday, May. 06, 2014

On Wed., May 14, the “beautiful” Chandor Gardens will be host venue for the world premiere performance of a powerful chamber cantata by Gregory Sullivan Issacs and Suzanne Calvin titled Undelivered. The piece was written for the Hall Ensemble in the wake of the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s undelivered speech. Based on excerpts from the speech Kennedy was to have given at the Trade Mart on November 22, 1963, the day of his assassination, Undelivered is a chamber cantata for mezzo-soprano, bass-baritone, string quartet, horn and bassoon.

Birthday celebration for Dee Dee leads to fun, recipes

Tuesday, May. 06, 2014

I just celebrated another birthday and it was fun as several friends got together and brought brunch to our home; I didn't have to do a thing! I am featuring some of the recipes they brought. Thanks to Edie, Sue and Linda!

New Ms. Senior Parker County crowned

| |Tuesday, May. 06, 2014

For the 13th year, Parker County crowned one of its own as the new Ms. Senior Parker County.