With the winter weather gone for good, the pools are heating up and that marks the beginning of the Stephenville Stingrays 2016 season. 

The Stingrays, whose motto is to develop the hearts, minds and souls of swimmers, and to empower them to achieve success, both as an athlete and as a person, are taking sign ups now. 

To sign up, call the SPARD Rec Hall at 254-918-1295. 

Team practices are scheduled to begin on May 2 at the Tarleton Pool. Practices are scheduled to last from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday. 

For more information, contact Neecie Leamons at 817-894-4067, or Melanie Truesdell at 254-485-9764. You can also contact Robbie Barber at 325-763-9175 or Cindy Fangman at 254-592-4325.