Monthly Archives: October 2015

New litters growing at cheetah speed

Some people may just think of Fossil Rim Wildlife Center as a “drive-thru zoo,” but that’s not at the heart of the facility’s purpose. There are two litters of cheetah cubs that will be available for public viewing this spring, and it’s the reproduction of this and other threatened and endangered species that staff members […]

Toys for Tots comes to Fossil Rim

Fossil Rim Wildlife Center enjoys having thousands of children visit each year, and now the facility looks forward to putting more smiles on young faces. Fossil Rim is one of several businesses in Somervell County that is now a toy collection center on behalf of Toys for Tots. Many people might be surprised to learn […]

Courageous kids see wishes granted

When a person is forced to endure great hardship, he or she will often cherish a memorable life experience. Smiles and laughs definitely weren’t in short supply Oct. 10 at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center when children from a Wish with Wings and Ronald McDonald House Charities arrived for an exclusive event. The majority of the […]

GRIS art students illustrate wonders of Fossil Rim

Jeff Gottfried enjoys teaching his art students at Glen Rose Intermediate a variety of techniques using different mediums, but he strives to utilize meaningful projects when possible. For the first time, Gottfried has put a Fossil Rim Wildlife Center spin on his teachings. “To learn with a purpose that helps the community and these animals, […]