The Ranger Veterans Support Group will host the Veterans and Comrades gathering on Saturday, April 17th at the Ranger Vietnam Memorial Park.
Our goal is to help families that are temporarily in need of assistance. If you would like to contribute to the food pantry this month, we are asking for canned corn, canned mixed vegetables, and macaroni & cheese. These and other items can be donated during office hours at the church office, Monday – Friday, 9am – 4pm.
The City of Eastland Historic Preservation Board has set the following dates for their 2020 Historic Preservation Grant period: Begin accepting applications April 1, 2021 through August 1, 2021. The board anticipates making recommendations from the applications to the City Commission at their regular September monthly meeting. The 2022 Grant period runs October 1, 2021 through September 30, 2022. Approved grants must be completed and reimbursed by September 15, 2022 as the grant period will close on September 30.
Construction is almost completed at Red Star truck stop on I-20. Owner, Sam Lawson, says they are still accepting applications as the training of personnel is going on. Burger King and the Top Line store opened for business last Friday. Red Star Cafe will also be opening soon. Photos by Bob Hickox