A Back To School Bash is being held Saturday, 3-5 p.m., at the Foursquare Church. Water balloon games, sack races, hot dogs, popcorn, sno-cones and more are planned for the kids. Also, back to school supplies will be available. Then at 5 p.m., for the adults, it’s an old-fashion ice cream social with 15 choices. Everyone is invited.

Farmers and ranchers are pleased with the favorable weather conditions and expect a very good second cutting of hay. Dennis Berry said, "This is a blessing for me as my first cutting was not as bountiful as some others."

If you have news about the greater Crabtree and 16 West community call Jeff Burgess at 745-1249.


We had a great breakfast on Saturday and we appreciate all of the support each month. Our attendance keeps growing.

Joyce has started classes at the old Scotland School. Call her for more information.

There have been a lot of break-ins and burglaries going on. Help watch your neighbors’ property and report strangers or cars that do not belong there. Several strange cars have been seen along the roads and in driveways in the early hours of the morning. Several places have been burglarized and or vandalized.

Have a great week and enjoy the rain.

Anyone with Scotland news can call James Burns at 592-3935.


Schools, schools and more schools. We have Vacation Bible Schools, public, private and home-based schools, online schools and how about just the everyday learning we get in the school we call life? As vacation time winds down don’t despair. Learning happens everyday no matter what you’re doing simply look at going back to school as relocating where you learn.

If you live in the Dennard area and have news call Jackie Sikes 501-253-4716.