The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department will offer hunter education safety classes Wednesday, March 11 and Thursday, March 12 from 6:30 until 9:30 pm in Orangefield. Hunters must attend both classes. Certification is required if the student is 17 years old and was born on or after Sept. 2, 1971, to hunt in Texas. Hunters can become certified at the age of nine years old.

The classes are not just for hunters, anyone with firearms will benefit from the classes.

For more information, location of classes or to register for classes, call Danny Odom at 883-8118.