Howard Horton, left, of Bartlett, as the ghost of Jacob Marley, and Keith McCormack, of Belton, in the role of Ebeneazer Scrooge at dress rehearsal on the Goodnight Amphitheater stage at Salado's Tablerock Festival. Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" adapted by Harry Sweet runs this weekend and next weekend.
Millie Pass, of Harker Heights, portrays a “ghost child” in the cast of “A Christmas Carol” at Tablerock’s Goodnight Amphitheater in Salado.
Director Shannon Ashe, red sweater, center, gives last-minute instruction to cast and crew backstage at Tablerock.
The ensemble at Tablerock's "A Christmas Carol" at curtain call.
From left: Joy Keller, Thom Wilson and Millie Pass bring the Dickens classic to life on the stage of Tablerock's Goodnight Amphitheater.
Katie Pitou applies theatrical makeup to daughter Tiffany, who plays the role of "Traveler" in "A Christmas Carol."
BELTON — Belton’s Lena Armstrong Public Library will soon offer virtual books. The library received a $5,000 J. Frank Dobie Library Trust Award, which is given each spring to chosen applicants. Kim Kroll, the library’s director, said all the money will be spent only on e-books.
The Defense Department on Tuesday released a report documenting the damaging cuts to military forces, modernization and readiness that will be required if defense budgets are held at sequester-levels in the years beyond fiscal 2015.