Three water fountains, one each at the elementary school, the junior high, and the high school, have recently been replaced with water bottle filling stations, according to school nurse Lisa Russel
Four local 4-H members participated in the Multi-County 4-H Food and Nutrition Camp held in Abilene last week, with the Taylor County AgriLife Extension Service hosting the event.
The final two Old Jail Art Center sponsored children’s summer camps take place in the next week, with limits expected to be reached for both classes.
The next star gazing party at Fort Griffin State Historic Site will give participants a great opportunity to view the Perseids meteor shower, which will peak the very next night.
The local fire departments have been busy with several calls over the past week, including two that required some special skills.