George and Carolyn Ligocky read up on the news at home while waiting at the burlap-adorned altar erected for their granddaughter’s wedding in Talkeetna, Alaska. Carolyn says the setting was rustic and the groom arrived on his dirt bike. The picture is a submission to the Leader-News photo contest.
He’s hardly Ponce De Leon, doggedly pursuing the legendary and elusive Fountain of Youth, but Dr. Dave Woynarowski has devoted the last few decades of his career to combatting the toll that time increasingly takes on our bodies. “Is it possible to slow the aging process? And, if possible, what works and what doesn’t?” Woynarowski asked Thursday afternoon as guest speaker at the Rotary Club of Uvalde’s weekly lunch meeting.
The Nueces-Frio-Sabinal Soil and Water Conservation District will be hosting a Cattleman & Farmer Workshop on Sept. 13 at the Uvalde County Fairplex, 215 Veterans Lane. Registration starts at 8 a.m. and the program will begin at 8:30 a.m.