Special to the Reporter

Glen Rose will hold a “Thank You, Somervell County First Responders” celebration on Saturday, April 2, in appreciation of firefighters, EMS personnel and county officials who responded during the recent wildfires.

No homes were burned and several firefighters were injured, none severely.

The event will be free and include a fish fry on the downtown square at 6 p.m.

Bring dessert, your own drink (no alcoholic beverages), lawn chairs and join in the spirit of thankgiving to those who served us so well.

Donations also are welcome to those who responded to the recent fires. Please make checks payable to the LDL Foundation and drop them off at any Glen Rose bank.

In the event of inclement weather, the celebration will be held at the Somervell County Expo Center.

For more information, contact Meryln Schneider at merlynschneider@yahoo.com; Marilyn Phillips at 254-897-9252 or Marilyn@sunriseproperties.net, or Dwayne Griffin at 254-396-6385.