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Nursing students to host free program on end-of-life planning

Special to the Current Tarleton State University’s senior II nursing class will host a free event for the community called “Making Your Final Plans” from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.…

Texas DPS Sex Offender Registry for Somervell County

Following is the latest information from the Texas Department of Public Safety, which maintains a sex offender registry on its website that is searchable by ZIP code and county. To…

Ancient artforms abound at this weekend’s Fossilmania show

Ancient artforms abound at this weekend’s Fossilmania show

Special to the Current Are you crazy for fossils? You’re in the right place, the Fossil Capital of Texas, and the site of the annual Fossilmania show this weekend at…

Colleges should promote sexual assault awareness

By Megan Kramer  Texan News Service After writing an article about the under-reporting of sexual assault at Tarleton State University, I started thinking about what should be done not only…

Learn about native landscaping at Native Plant Society meeting

Details: November Meeting TUESDAY, November 5 — 6:30p.m. Somervell County Citizens Center 209 S.W. Barnard St., Glen Rose Special to the Current Our extended drought doesn’t have to leave you…

Letter to the Editor: A wish list for Glen Rose activities

I submit this humbly as a new transplant to Somervell County. I recently met some tourists at a distant bed & breakfast who remarked how much they enjoy visiting Glen…

Chisholm Trail Parkway construction update

Special to the Current Here’s the latest from the North Texas Tollroad Authority on the Chisholm Trail Parkway construction in Johnson County: Bridges are important to the overall project, and…

Lee Hamilton on Congress: It’s time for an intervention

We are on the road to a government that cannot plan, a country shackled by perpetual uncertainty, and a loss of faith in our institutions. We need legislators who realize…

Certified Retirement Community specialist to speak

Special to the Current The public is invited to hear Michelle Spodnik, a Trade and Business Development Specialist with the Texas Department of Agriculture, speak about how a Certified Retirement Community…

Sandra Reed’s Life Care Planning: So you inherited Mom and Dad’s house — now what?

The Jessups had been married for 60 years. Mr. Jessup died at age 93. His will left all his property to his wife.  Mrs. Jessup died two years later with…

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