Lifestyle

Late Elementary

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Solar Oven S’mores Materials: • Cardboard box, pizza boxes work best • Aluminum foil • Plastic wrap or bag • Black construction paper • Tape • Glue stick • Pencil or wooden skewer • Scissors of utility knife • Chocolate, graham crackers, marshmallows Instructions: NOTE: Parental involvement will be needed during the cutting portion of this project. Cut an “oven door” flap on the box, making it big enough to accommodate what you are cooking and how much access you need.

Middle School/Teen

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DIY Bath Bombs Recipe from Heidi Kundin of Happiness is Homemade Materials: • Citric acid, available online and in the canning section • Baking soda • Shea butter, available online or in the body care section • Essential oils, any scent • Bath color tablets, optional, available online or in the children’s bath section • Spray bottle with a small amount of water • Shaping mold or mini cupcake tin Instructions: Mix ½ cup of citric acid with 1 cup of baking soda. Melt 2 tablespoons of shea butter in the microwave and add it to the dry mixture along with the 10 drops each of essential oils.

‘Service above Self’

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Last month, the Weatherford Rotary Club installed its 2020-21 officers and presented the 2020 Rotarian of the Year award. Todd Earp, president elect, officially was sworn in as president by previous president Dr.

Pandemic pet-care precautions

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Although only a small number of companion animals have tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, pet owners may experience anxiety about the best way to care for their pet amidst a pandemic when stories about confirmed cases in pets begin appearing closer to home, such as those recently reported by the United States Department of Agriculture in Texas, California, South Carolina, and Georgia.

Local gardener Glen Morris

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Local gardener Glen Morris harvested these two super-sized tomatoes in his garden. They weighed in at 21 ounces and 15 ounces. Morris said he has four vines full with more tomatoes just as big. This picture can be found in the July 27, 2000, edition of the Weatherford Daily News.

‘The people of Weatherford are great’

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“I always have liked Weatherford,” Pond said. “It is a great place to raise a family. The people of Weatherford are great and anytime people need something, we are ready to help out anyways we can. To us, it is a big town compared to Binger- Oney.”