The Glen Rose 4-H Club will begin taking donations for military care packages in February.

Club members will be stationed outside of Tractor Supply from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 1-2 and Feb. 8-9.

If you know a hometown hero deployed overseas, please send their name, branch of military service, address and a short description about them to

Donations may also be dropped off at the Somervell County Extension office.

Items needed for the military care packages include deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, shampoo, conditioner, body wash, lotion, sunscreen, Chapstick, baby powder, wet wipes, female hygiene items, hand warmers, back scratchers, socks (no tube socks), hand sanitizer, cleaning cloth for glasses, protein bars, jerky, sunflower seeds, freeze-dried fruit, hot sauce packets, peanut butter (single), single-serve cereal (boxes or cups only), Pop-tarts, nuts/trail mix, tuna salad kit, chicken salad kit, powdered drink mixes, gum/candy, puzzles/books, travel-size games, coloring books, pens/pencils, colored pencils and pencil sharpeners.