Rabid skunk captured, warning issued

Copperas Cove Animal Control issued a rabies warning after a rabid skunk was captured on West Washington Street.

Residents who had contact with a skunk recently or whose pets have encountered a skunk recently should contact Animal Control. Residents should not approach, touch or have any contact with wild animals and keep their pets away from them. Trash cans should be covered, and pet food should not be left outside. Anyone seeing a wild animal acting strangely should contact Animal Control at 254-547-5584.

Wendy Sledd

Sausage Fest moves to Civic Center

Trinity Lutheran Church’s Annual Sausage Fest, which is scheduled for Nov. 2, is relocating from the church to the Cove Civic Center due to major damage to the church building caused by a water pipe bursting.

The festival, which celebrates the traditions and spirit of German heritage, is slated to operate from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 2 or until the food runs out.

Guests will have the opportunity to enjoy traditional German cooking, music and activities in a family fun environment.

The price for adult meals is $8 and children younger than 12 eat for $5.50.

Bulk sausage will be sold for $6 per pound, and desserts are individually priced. The Copperas Cove Civic Center is at 1206 W. Avenue B. Call the church at 254-547-2225.

April Lawrence Grant

Copperettes plan flapjack fundraiser

The Copperas Cove High School Copperettes will have an all-you-can-eat flapjack fundraiser breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday at Applebee’s, 2525 E. U.S. Highway 190, Copperas Cove.

Tickets are $8 and can be purchased at the door.

Alexandra Cole

Copperas Cove High School students perform play Sunday, Monday

Copperas Cove High School students will perform the award-winning play “The Crucible” at 2 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday.

Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for students. Children younger than 12 should be accompanied by an adult.

The play is not advised for children under 6. Contact: Olga Peña at 254-547-1227.

Alexandra Cole

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