Smokey Bear’s 75th birthday celebration

The U.S. Forest Service will be hosting a 75th birthday party for Smokey Bear on Friday, August 9, 2019 at the Kurth Memorial Library. Free festivities will include coloring, story reading and visiting with Smokey. The event will take place from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

For more information, contact 936-639-8501.

How Light Gets In

We are all broken. That’s how Light gets In.” Ernest Hemingway

It is impossible to avoid all pain and suffering during a lifetime, but I believe that our setbacks have a larger meaning and purpose. The famous author Ernest Hemingway reportedly said the following: We are all broken. That’s how the light gets in.