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Our ladies will be painting rocks in the morning at 9:30. Gail Hall is the instructor. We are excited about this craft. The sample rocks Gail brought are watermelon slices, orange half, apple half and grapes, and they look good enough to eat. Come enjoy the fellowship.

Every gardener has a unique style and experience that can teach lessons. The landscape at Virginia and Joe Welch’s country home is no exception. I spent a summer morning touring Virginia’s carefully tended gardens and sipping peach tea on her wisteria-shaded patio.

Want to show off your charming newborn (less than 12 months old) in Charm East magazine? Email your baby’s name, birth date, parents’ and grandparents’ names, and a high resolution photo to charmingbabies@Lufkindailynews.com.

Editor’s note: The Lufkin Daily News reserves the right to edit submissions as needed. The deadline for submissions for Friday is noon Thursday. Submissions will not be printed more than two weeks before the date of the event.

Is your neighborhood feeling more crowded than usual? When something goes bump in the night do you hear “it” scuttle off into the darkness when you open the door? When you shine a flashlight around your yard at night do you see eyes looking back? If so, remember before your neighborhood was …

Editor’s note: The Lufkin Daily News reserves the right to edit submissions as needed. The deadline for submissions for Friday is noon Thursday. Submissions will not be printed more than two weeks before the date of the event.