A deputy was dispatched a little before noon to the 100 block of Samantha Lane, Aledo, to investigate a report of criminal mischief. The 46-year-old male complainant said an unknown subject had fired or thrown something at his front bedroom window, causing a small hole and crack up the entire length of the window. The case was filed for criminal mischief more than or equal to $50, less than $500 and forwarded to criminal investigations.
Burglary of a habitation
A deputy was dispatched to the 100 block of Skyline Drive in Cresson in reference to a burglary investigation. The male complainant said his home was broken into and $800 was missing. A case was generated.
Theft of property
Deputies were dispatched to the 100 block of Woodland Hills Drive, Aledo, in reference to a theft investigation. The female complainant advised that known suspects took jewelry from her closet without her consent. An offense report was generated and forwarded to investigations.
Burglary of a habitation
Deputies responded to a dispatch call a little after 10 a.m. regarding an alleged burglary in the 2600 block of West FM Road 5 in Aledo. The two complainants stated that beginning in May of 2012, an unknown suspect has removed several items from their residence with no forced entry. Charges were filed and a report taken.
A deputy was dispatched at about 5 p.m. to the 90 block of Bluff View Court in Aledo to investigate a theft. The 47-year-old male complainant said sometime between Aug. 31 and Sept. 5 an unknown suspect entered his backyard and removed two five-gallon cans of gasoline without his consent. The case was filed as a theft greater than or equal to $50, less than $500, and forwarded to criminal investigations.
Deputies were dispatched to the 1400 block of West Farm Road 5, Aledo, in reference to a theft. The 39-year-old male complainant said an unknown suspect had removed a trailer from his deer lease. A report was taken for theft.
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SPRINGTOWN – After finding that a breaker manufactured by a company with a history of issues contributed to a house fire Friday, Parker County Fire Marshal Shawn Scott is urging Parker County residents with Federal Pacific Electric Stab-Lok circuit breakers to call an electrician and get them checked for safety.
Candidates have filed for city, school board elections
Filings for May 10 city and school board elections are now complete. A summary follows:
On the Aledo ISD school board incumbents David Davis, in Place 6, and Hoyt Harris, in Place 7, have both filed for re-election, each drawing one or more opponents. Farida Goderya has filed for Place 6, opposite Davis, and Riley Morrison and Debra Rogers have filed for Place 7, opposite Harris.
East Parker County Calendar of Events
The East Parker County Chamber of Commerce will welcome retired USAF SMSGT Vernon M. Anderson, Jr., senior technical instructor, Bell Helicopter, Integrated Operations Engineering Support Technical Training Department, as the key note speaker for the March 12 luncheon.
The Sunny Side
WILLOW PARK – Peppered with anecdotes from his stellar baseball career, former Texas Rangers catcher Jim Sundberg gave witness to his Christian faith and told how it changed his life before a crowd of about 200 at the recent annual Trinity Christian Academy dinner and fundraiser.
Aledo ISD approves suicide prevention program
The Aledo School Board approved the LifeLines Suicide Prevention Program in February, lining up with a recommendation from the Student Health Advisory Council, which has spent a year reviewing choices.
Aledo ISD could save up to $2 million
Expecting to save close to $2 million, Aledo ISD trustees recently voted to let district staff pull the trigger on a bank-qualified refunding of some of the district’s outstanding bonds once market conditions are optimum.
Don't feed the deer!
HUDSON OAKS — The city council recently passed an ordinance banning the feeding of deer.
Parker County Sheriff's Report Feb. 27-March 2
Burglary of a vehicle
Deputies were dispatched to the 300 block of James Street in Aledo shortly after 6 p.m. regarding the burglary of a vehicle.
ASK A MASTER GARDENER: Is it too early to start a vegetable garden?
Considering our winter temperatures this year, that’s a good question. When it comes to a successful vegetable garden, timing is everything. The goal in Texas is to have most of your vegetable crops mature before the temperatures soar in mid-summer.
EXTENSION NEWS: Getting more zzzs could help you lose some lbs.
We spend about one-third of our lifetime sleeping. Sleep is important for learning and memory. Sleep also helps our immune system to resist illness and disease, increases response times in emergencies, improves our mood and feelings of wellness and gives us the energy we need to be more active and alert.
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