The Adamsville Volunteer Fire Department has named Paul Elton, left, its new chief and Dean Watson its new assistant chief. The vote for both was unanimous at a special called

From left: Warren Thornton, Tori Caruthers, Abe Caruthers, Leah Caruthers, Lori Crocker, Jay Crocker, Rick Pickard, Mark McMillan, Tonya McMillan, Teresa Rogers and Lisa Dibble take a break from the

The Badger Band Boosters will host Tunes-N-Taters, a dinner and concert on March 2 at the Infinity X2 Wedding Venue from 4-6 p.m. Guests may enjoy dinner while listening to

The Kempner Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual barbecue and auction fundraiser on March 2. Lunch will be served at 1 p.m. after a box sale at 12:30 p.m.

Pedernales Electric Cooperative is accepting applications for its Community Grants program until April 1 at 5 p.m. Eligibility requirements and submission guidelines are available online at community-grants. The program