Cooper Lake State Park has a Monarchs in the Park event from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, April 8. The event is at the Pelican Point Day Use Area in the Doctors Creek Unit.
Editor’s Note: April 6 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’ involvement in World War I. The News-Telegram has a series of articles on The Great War running for the next few days.
Strength, resilience and justice were the focus of Tuesday’s Walk of Hope and Vigil held downtown “in honor of victims lost to crime and their families.” The activities were hosted by Shelter Agencies for Families in East Texas in recognition of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, April 2-8.