Firefighter Appreciation Lunch

BIKER GIRLS: Brandie King, left, and Dawn Perales are members of the Iron Maidens, an all-female nonprofit motorcycle group dedicated to assisting members of the local community. To express their appreciation for the firefighters who fought the “Big L” fire near Lipan in March, the Iron Maidens have decided to host a firefighter appreciation luncheon from noon-5 p.m. on Saturday, May 21, at 114 N. Caddo St. in Lipan. 

A lunch honoring local firefighters who fought the “Big L” wildfire south of Lipan in March, will take place from noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 21, at 114 N. Caddo St.

The wildfire — which originally started on a ranch between Tolar in Hood County and Bluff Dale in Erath County — burned more than 11,000 acres and caused the evacuation of Lipan residents.

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