Thursday freeze didn’t affect rhubarb

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Darlene Johnson works a flower bed in Aledo Central Park.

Darlene Johnson prepares the center rhubarb bed in Aledo Central Park on Friday, April 9. She is planting more rhubarb and flowers to help decorate the park for the 19th annual Rhubarb Festival.

This year marks the 19th annual Rhubarb Festival, which is always held on the first Friday and Saturday in June.