Friends are important in good times and bad


JWC’s Karen Terry

While many community members enjoyed the Lodge Tree-Lighting Festival on Sunday, December 6, Jr. Women’s Club President Karen Terry, chair of the event, was working hard at keeping everyone else happy while filled with the sadness of personal loss. Her mother had passed away just that morning. Karen’s husband Mark also showed up as Santa Claus. Here, the other JWC ladies lend a hug of support. Pictured with Karen, center, are Francene Daniel, Alissa Rackstraw, Shannon Anderson, Heather Rose and Jennifer Nahay.

Priscilla Circle

Priscilla Circle, a group of ladies from Canyon Lake Community Church, enjoyed a Christmas party at the home of Nancy Horton last Monday. Member Tammy Macias says, “We are a group of ladies who help with P.L.A.N. (People Living Alone Now). The group is led by Alice Gray According to Tammy, special guests at the party were Canyon Lakers Amy Martinez and Pat Van Dyke.