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Winter Events at the Senior Center
Dec09

Winter Events at the Senior Center

December and January Calendars with ICON sheet Several Flyers of Special Events.  Have a Safe and Wonderful Christmas. I just wanted to let you guys know what is coming up this month and some in January Note some of the regular events have been changed around because of Christmas and New Years.  BINGO Every Wednesday and Friday at 9:30  Fit and Strong Every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday at 9:30  42 Game Every Wednesday and Friday at...

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Tira News Dec 7th, 2018
Dec07

Tira News Dec 7th, 2018

By Jan Vaughn We want to express our sympathy to the family of Danny Rawson. He passed away on November 28th. A memorial service will be held on a later date at the DFW National Cemetery. Please be in prayer for his wife Judy, daughter Michelle, son-in-law Con, and granddaughter Sophie. The community Christmas party is this Saturday, December 8th, at 6:00 p.m. at the Tira Community Center. We will enjoy a meal and time of visiting...

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A Year in Review: 2018 Hopkins County Water Conservation
Dec07

A Year in Review: 2018 Hopkins County Water Conservation

Developed by Dr. Mario A. Villarino,County Extension Agent forAgriculture and Natural ResourcesHopkins County, Texas Relevance:  Water quality and conservation have emerged as predominant issues across Texas as indicated through local input, elected officials/legislative actions, and numerous other indicators. Water for domestic and agricultural use is becoming...

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Help Local Students Visit Santa Land
Dec01
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Tira News Nov. 30th, 2018
Nov30

Tira News Nov. 30th, 2018

By Jan Vaughn William and Joyce Dodd had their family over for lunch on Thanksgiving Day. They had a total of 17, including Michael McNiel, Jerry and Tonja Lucas, Alyssa and Ethan Shelton, Rob, Brad, Tanya, Trenton, and Matthew Dodd, Stuart, Tiffany, Emery, Ellianna, and Eadon McPherson. They visited with their granddaughters, Maegan Shelton and Mandi Owens, alsograndson Gavin Shelton, by phone, because they were unable to make it...

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A Year In Review: By Mario Villarino
Nov30

A Year In Review: By Mario Villarino

A year in review: 2018 4-H Hopkins County Agricultural Plan Developed by Dr. Mario A. Villarino, County Extension Agent for Agriculture and Natural Resources Hopkins County,Texas Relevance: 4-H Agriculture and Natural Resources projects are an important component of the county 4-H program in Texas. Currently, sixty three percent of Texas 4-H members are...

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A Year in Review – Diabetes Education By Johanna Hicks
Nov30

A Year in Review – Diabetes Education By Johanna Hicks

A Year in Review – Diabetes Education                For the next few weeks, I’ll be highlighting some of the major program impacts from 2018.  Many people are not aware of the positive influence that Texas A&M AgriLife Extension has on the health and well-being of individuals.  This week, I want to focus on the diabetes education program in Hopkins...

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Why You Should See the New Grinch Movie
Nov24

Why You Should See the New Grinch Movie

Image from: Universal Pictures By Savannah Owens This version of the Grinch is definitely a modern take on the classic story we all know and love. Benedict Cumberbatch serves up a Grinch different from what you’re used to, but in a good way. He’s more of a lovable hero that you want to root for as he plots and plans. Then there’s the dog of all dogs, Max, who almost steals the show with his cheery disposition, and...

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Winter Gardening By Mario Villarino
Nov23

Winter Gardening By Mario Villarino

Winter is always a season for the garden to recover, build up organic matter and take some time to plan for next year.  It is however, not a complete idle season for the gardener. Here the list of recommendation for the gardener for December from Texas A&M AgriLife Extension: Place orders for seeds this month so you will have them available when you are ready to plant. By ordering early, you will be more certain of getting...

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Tira News: Nov. 16, 2018
Nov16

Tira News: Nov. 16, 2018

By Jan Vaughn Mark your calendars for the Tira Community Christmas Party. It is scheduled for Saturday, December 8th , at 6:00 p.m. at the Community Center. Brisket will be provided and residents are asked to bring side dishes and desserts. Also, we will be collecting regular sized canned goods for the Community Food Pantry. Make plans to come enjoy a time of visiting withyour neighbors. We are expecting Santa to drop in to visit with...

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