Space available for Bonnie & Clyde fest

     Booth space is available for Pilot Point’s Bonnie & Clyde Days festival, which will be held on The Square on Saturday, Oct. 11.

     Attractions will include reenactment of the scene that was shot in Pilot Point for the iconic movie Bonnie and Clyde, the Soap Box Challenge, Model A cars, activities for children and live entertainment.

     The festival will include 60 booths with food, T-shirts, jewelry and more. Some vendors ran out of merchandise last year.

     For more information and an application, visit www.cityofpilotpoint.org, or call 940-686-2454.

 

KCs to sponsor new Scout troop

     A new Boy Scout troop is being organized in Pilot Point under the sponsorship of the local Knights of Columbus.

     The new troop is meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Monday nights at the KC Hall, 221 N. Prairie.

     A Cub Scout pack, also sponsored by the local KC council, has been in Pilot Point for the past five years. The Cubs will meet on Sunday afternoons at 4:30 p.m. at the KC Hall.

     Information about the local Cub Scout program for first-through fifth-grades is available from Kevin Ware at 469-487-6083. Information about the Boy Scouts, which is open to 11- through 17-year-olds, is available from Mark Stewart at 940-597-5394.

 

Ray Roberts Park sets activities

     Ray Roberts Lake State Park has scheduled several special events for the weekend.         

     The Isle du Bois Unit will host “Slacklining” from 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Friday at the park’s interpretive center. A half-mile hike entitled “Lost Pines Adventure” also is planned for 9 a.m. Saturday, starting at the Lost Pines Nature Trail.

     Four weekend activities have been scheduled at the Johnson Branch Unit. “The Fast and the Furriest” is a family event planned from 6-7 p.m. Friday at Pavilion 1. “Owl Prowl” is planned for 8:15-9:30 p.m. Friday at the Amphitheater. “Dutch Oven Breakfast” will be from 9-10:30 a.m.at Pavilion 1. “Quit Bugging Out” is Saturday from 11 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Amphitheater. 

 

O’dells plan 107th reunion

     Descendants of Henry and Mariah O’Dell will celebrate their 107-year reunion Sunday at Pilot Point High School, 1300 N. Washington St.

     The reunion starts at 11 a.m. and ends at 2 p.m. Those attending are asked to bring a covered dish or dessert.

 

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