RANGER CARE CENTER- Our residents here at Ranger Care Center had a great Valentine’s Day dispite the weather. They got card’s, candy, stuffed animals, and chose the King and Queen. The King and Queen for 2021 are Mr. and Mrs. Hogan. The cookies for the king and queen were donated by Blue Brick Bakery.
Let’s thank Manager Rocky Lane and his employees at Shoppin’ Baskit in Ranger for braving the sub-zero temps this past week to serve customers. His store stayed open and stocked while the power stayed on. Pictured are a few employees.
The VFW Post 4136 sheltered 40 Ranger College Baseball players during this storm. We enjoyed having them and hope they they had a good time here. Thank you Coach Norwood and Coach Turner for giving us the opportunity to serve our community and taking good care of your players and your dedication to your team. Submitted photo
On February 16 , Ranger Fire called in all surrounding departments to assist with door to door checks on all houses throughout the city to make sure everyone was ok, staying warm, and offer help getting to a sheltered if needed. The checks started at 12:00 and ended at approximately 7 pm. Ranger Fire Department was assisted by Ranger City Works, Ranger City Council, multiple personnel from county fire departments and citizens of Ranger that volunteered to help. With approximately 25 people. When going from home to home when they made contact with individual in that home hime they left a piece of caution tape so they would know they were safe.
Every now and then something happens that was not supposed to happen. An event that forced powerful people into the open in a way they desperately wanted to avoid.