“If you saw a heat wave, would you wave back?”
— Steven Wright
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Coming July 30, get ready to make a splash and check out some classic hot rods in Kilgore! You can start your Saturday evening of fun in downtown at Kilgore Cruise Night at 5 p.m. for treats, eats and a bevy of beautiful automobiles. Then, if things get too hot, head on over to Kilgore City Pool for the Dive-In movie at 8 p.m. for a showing of “Spiderman: No Way Home.”
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The Kilgore Soccer Association has announced the registration for Fall 2022 has begun. Registration for the Fall season begins today from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the soccer fields. Registration will continue every Saturday in July from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Late sign-ups will be Aug. 6 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with a $10 late fee.
The registration fee for Fall 2022 is $90. If your child did not play in the spring, you will need to provide a copy of your child’s birth certificate. (Also a shot record or passport will work if you don’t have a birth certificate.) Your child must have turned 3 by Dec. 31, 2021 to play in the fall 2022 season. Call (903) 720-3854 or visit www.facebook.com/kilgoresoccer for more information.
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The Kilgore Public Library is hosting the next meeting of their Book Club Wednesday, Aug. 10 at 2 p.m. at the library, located at 301 N. Henderson Blvd. The book selection for August is “The Lager Queen of Minnesota” by J. Ryan Stradal.
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Scorching temps continue this week, resulting in heat advisories as temperatures reach and surpass 100 degrees. This will result in the heat index ranging from 105 to 110 degrees. Make sure you stay hydrated and remember there is no burning inside the city limits, and Rusk and Gregg counties are under burn bans.