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Renfro in runoff for job he didn’t want
Precinct 4 Commissioner Dusty Renfro, who unexpectedly scored 1,213 votes in Tuesday’s Republican Primary while campaigning for an opponent, is still trying to lose his job on the Parker County Commissioners’ Court.Continued ...
Platters still serving soulful musical nostalgia
A tribute to one of biggest musical recording groups in history will take the Texas Opry Theater stage Saturday.Continued ...
This time, Riley cruises past McKay in judge’s race
County Judge Mark Riley knocked it out of the park against challenger Cary McKay in final but unofficial returns in Tuesday night’s Republican primary, securing 62 percent of the total votes cast with a final count of 7,524 to 4,670.Continued ...
Vinson, Hollis in JP3 runoff; Johnson wins JP4 race
Easily beating her opponent with more than 69 percent of the vote, according to final unofficial results, incumbent Lynn Marie Johnson was chosen by voters as the Republican candidate for Justice of the Peace Precinct 4.Continued ...
Dugan, Renfro in runoff for Pct. 4 Commissioner
The three-way race for Precinct 4 commissioner will end in a May 27 Republican primary runoff with front-runner Steve Dugan — who received 1,776 votes — facing incumbent Dusty Renfro, a candidate who told voters he didn’t want the job but got 1,213 votes anyway. Fred Hammons received 704 votes.Continued ...
- Renfro in runoff for job he didn’t want
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Poolville math, science teams compete
The Poolville Junior High Math and Science Team competed in Wichita Falls, at City View Junior High, on Feb. 22. Twelve students attended the meet with about 200 other students. This was the first qualifying meet. Team members have two more chances to advance to the state competition.Continued ...
PASTOR POPHIN: How to wait on God
I’m a time-conscious kind of person. My father instilled in me the quality that I was not only to be where I was supposed to be on time, but I was to get there early.Continued ...
Airman Kendrick completes basic
Air Force Airman Cameron S. Kendrick graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.Continued ...
ASK A MASTER GARDENER: Got weeds? Here’s what to do
A sudden warm spell during winter can cause weeds to sprout, and I’ve noticed them all across town.Continued ...
Nextlink presents check to Grace House Ministries
Vice President and Co-Founder, Kevin Grace, of Nextlink Broadband, presented a $1,096 check to Executive Director of Grace House Ministries Dana Blankenship following the end of a Nextlink fundraiser to support the local community. Nextlink strives to deliver voice and data services to the under-served enterprise, commercial, and residential markets of rural suburban Texas.Continued ...
- Poolville math, science teams compete
- Mar 5, 2014
Sports News - Mar. 5, 2014
Coyotes try to beat rain, Temple threats with schedule change for opener
Originally planned for 3 p.m. start, Weatherford College baseball has rescheduled its conference-opening double header with Temple College for Wednesday. The North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference contest will begin at 1 p.m.Continued ...
- Mar 2, 2014
Local gridder receives invite to FBU camp
Weatherford resident Blaze Jones may have been the focus of a bit of subterfuge recently, but it was certainly a very pleasant surprise.Continued ...
Lady Coyotes prep for Region V Tournament
The Weatherford College Lady Coyote basketball team, for the fourth straight year, is heading to the postseason. The Lady Coyotes will face Midland College in the first round of the Region V Tournament at 5 p.m. on Thursday, March 6 at Lubbock Christian University.Continued ...
- Mar 1, 2014
Ponder gets regional revenge in last-second win over Brock
STEPHENVILLE — It’s been said revenge is a dish best served cold.Continued ...
Wall ‘bigs,’ foul trouble leave Lady Eagles short of sixth straight: Lady Eagles fight to the end but can’t claim sixth straight state championship
AUSTIN — Though down by 10 points with its only senior, as well as its starting center, out of the game in the final minute, Brock showed no signs of panic in the Class 2A girls basketball final at the Frank Irwin Center in Austin on Saturday.Continued ...
- Jan 26, 2014
Tops in Weatherford
The girl with a minor in dance has turned into a major force in dancing locally.Continued ...
- Jan 19, 2014
New manager at Tom's
Tom’s Donuts, located at 408B S. Main St. in Weatherford, has a new management team in place hoping to keep the business doing well.Continued ...
- Jan 12, 2014
- A century in the making
Birth of Rian Butler announced
Steven and Courtney (Winfield) Butler are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Rian Hope Mae, on Nov. 5, 2013, at Weatherford Regional Medical Center.Continued ...
Slocums celebrate golden anniversary
Heidi and Jerry Slocum, of Poolville, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Dec. 14, at their favorite German restaurant with their family.Continued ...
Reddells celebrating 50 years of marriage
Don and Margaret Reddell are celebrating 50 years of marriage.Continued ...
Charlie and Nelda Sullivan celebrate 70th anniversary
The family of Charlie and Nelda Sullivan will be celebrating the couple’s 70th wedding anniversary with a reception on Saturday, Dec. 14. The come-and-go event will be held in the Weatherford College Doss Student Center’s Allene Strain Room from 1 to 4 p.m.Continued ...
- Mayberry, Long announce wedding date
- Birth of Rian Butler announced
Dorothy Lou Curtis
Dorothy Lou Curtis, 86, died Monday, March 3, 2014 in Weatherford.Continued ...
ALEDO – Patricia Weckel, 60, died Tuesday, March 4, 2014, surrounded by family at her home in Aledo.Continued ...
Janet King passed away March 1, 2014, and is now at peace in heaven with her father, Leonard Dickler, and mother, Irene Dickler.Continued ...
Jennifer Danette Sproles
Jennifer Danette Sproles, 40, died Sunday, March 2, 2014.Continued ...
Nina Elizabeth Jones
Nina Elizabeth Jones, 84, died Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014.Continued ...
- Dorothy Lou Curtis
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Special Roos make Weatherford proud
The Weatherford Special Roos, composed of special education students, and an equal number of students with no handicap problems, competed in the National Special Olympics Bowling Tournament at Reno, Nev., this past week.Continued ...
- LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Barnwell, Johnson receive writers' support
- NOTES FROM THE JOURNEY: Living words upon our hearts
- LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: JP4 candidates Johnson, Suchocki backed
- LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Candidates receive write-in support
- LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Special Roos make Weatherford proud