Fossilmania will be at the Somervell County Expo Center Oct. 30-Nov. 1 in Glen Rose. Admission is free. The hours are Friday 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m.-2 p.m. for more information visit or

The Glen Rose Somervell County Networking Committee will host Don† Hoyte of Texas Trust Funds at its next meeting on Nov. 3 at 9 a.m. at the Holiday Inn Express. Hoyte, retired from the State Comptrollerís Office, will speak about the steps required to qualify local special events for funding through the Texas Event Trust Fund. Hoyte will share his experience in attracting special events to communities and guiding cities and counties through a successful funding process. All business owners, city and county officials, and citizens are encouraged to attend.