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Certain actors are sometimes liked more than others, for no discernible reason. That’s true even for the Movie Man.
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Spy stars Melissa McCarthy and the Movie Man is a major fan, almost as much as he is for last week’s San Andreas (Movie Man No. 1142, 5) star Dwayne Johnson.
McCarthy is pulling off quite the rare feat – skillfully weaving back and forth from a successful TV show (Mike and Molly) … Read the rest
The sixth annual All-American Bike Rally sent riders through Parker County roads on the morning of June 6. Action from the event: Ninja Turtles Augustin, Mauro, and Maximilian Ganzon rode 6 miles; organizer Dr. Robert Moss gives pre-race directions; young Brunei Taylor and friend Dee Norris rode together; the biggest gathering for the rally ever takes off from Springtown High School; the Parker County Young Marines post the colors before the event.… Read the rest
Brookshire’s customers donate 4,000 bottles of Gatorade to first responders
BY NATALIE GENTRY
Springtown Brookshire’s customers donated approximately six pallets of 32-ounce Gatorade bottles to area first responders during this year’s Gatorade promotion.
Each pallet holds 660 units, which amounts to a total of about 4,000 bottles donated.
The Springtown Volunteer Fire Department picked up the majority of the Gatorade and will distribute it among area first responders, including the La Junta VFD.… Read the rest
Mattress Masters of Texas owners Bryce, Bill, and Terry Heath were joined by friends, family, and members of the Springtown Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the opening of their new store. Located at 4800 East Highway 199 Suite 112, the store provides mattresses, pillows, sheets, and furniture. Store hours are Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sunday 12-5 p.m. For more information call 817-668-7870 or check out their website at www.mattressmastersoftx.com.
Photo by Sam Brownback… Read the rest
Lawrence Earl “Corky” Evans, 85, went home to be with the Lord, Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at home in Springtown.
A memorial service was held Sunday, June 7 at New Hope Baptist Church in Boyd.
Corky was born July 31, 1929 in Fort Worth to Lee and Beth Mehaffey Evans.
They both preceded him in death along with his two sons, Larry and Guy Evans.… Read the rest
Micheal Dale Wesley Rupp was born on March 9 of this year and passed away Saturday June 6 from SIDS.
A celebration of his life will be held Saturday at 2 p.m.
If anyone wants to make a donation a Go-Fund-Me account has been setup under Brittany Markum.
In his short three months on earth he touched so many people’s lives.
He is preceded in death by his uncle Micheal.… Read the rest
Kenneth Charles Grady, 65, passed away on Thursday, May 28, 2015 after a long illness.
A graveside service was held on Monday, June 8 at 3 p.m., Restland Cemetary, Wildwood Garden.
Kenneth Charles was born Oct. 30, 1949 in Dallas, Texas to Kenneth Ray and Bobbie Louise Grady, residents of Paradise, Texas.
He was preceded in death by his father, Kenneth Ray Grady and brother, Frank Allen.… Read the rest
Billy Jack Taylor, 81, went home to be with the Lord, Saturday, June 6, 2015 in Fort Worth.
Funeral service will be held 10 a.m., Wednesday in Alexander’s Midway Chapel. Burial service was at Springtown Cemetery.
Billy Jack was born Oct. 22, 1933 in Springtown to Jack and Emma Chilcutt Taylor.
They both preceded him in death along with his daughter, Carole Taylor Lanier.… Read the rest
Tracy Rene Douglas Boughan, 51, passed away, Wednesday, June 3, 2015 in Fort Worth.
For memorial service information please contact the family.
Tracy was born Oct. 10, 1963 in Austin to Eddie and Tiena Offer Douglas.
Her mother preceded her in death along with her husband, Scott Boughan, grandparents, Elbert and Nettie Douglas and sister, Dawn Marie Bellamy.
Survivors include family: Eddie (Marie), Stacy, Shelley, Sharon, Karen, Buster, Tiena Oriena, Andrew, Karol, Robbie, Carl, Dakota, … Read the rest