Women’s Business Alliance of the East Parker County Chamber of Commerce
Corks N Canvas
An evening of step-by-step painting with Granbury’s local artist, Amy Klemer.
Participants should bring a friend and their favorite wine or beverage for an evening
of networking and building new professional relationships.
7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
D’Vine Wine of Texas 107 E. Bridge Street, Granbury
$30 for members and $35 for non-members.
Reservations available onlineat www.eastparkerchamber.com
Classes fill up fast.
For more information, contact the Chamber at 817-441-7844.
Pet Food Drive and Blessing the Animals
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Le Chateau K-9 Day Spa
I-20 Service Road North, Willow Park
Entertainment by Garrett Bradford
HANK FM 92.1 Remote Van with the Dr. Pepper Tent
Free pet and people treats.
Benefits Aledo Center of Hope.
First 100 bringing a $10 donation of food or money receive a Saint Francis medallion.
For more information, call 817-441-8844.
East Parker County Chamber of Commerce Membership luncheon
Keynote speaker David Orcutt, CEO of Weatherford Regional Medical Center, will present a program on the new laws concerning Healthcare.
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
New River Fellowship, 3253 E. I-20, Hudson Oaks.
Register online at www.eastparkerchamber.com or contact the Chamber for more information at 817-441-7844.
The Business Expo will bring together more than 60 businesses from around Parker County, exhibiting their products and services. There will be live demonstrations, games, free goodie bags, coupons galore, on-the-spot-shopping and drawings. Ample food trucks will be on hand with snacks and treats.
4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Willow Park Baptist Church, 129 S. Ranch House Road, Willow Park
For more information, contact the Chamber at 817-441-7844 or visit the website www.eastparkerchamber.com.
Willow Park will celebrate its 50th birthday with a family-friendly festival, featuring live music all day with performances by Steve Helms, River Trip, Rocky
Lott, Jimmy Jones, and Charla Corn. Arts & crafts, a bounce house, a petting zoo sponsored by Willow Park Police Department, safety demonstrations by Willow Park Fire/Rescue,
tons of food and plenty of games and activities are also planned.
10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Ranch House Road and Stagecoach Trail, Willow Park
To reserve booth space, contact Chelsey Antonowicz at 817-441-2858.
For more information visit www.willowpark.org
‘Mud, Sweat & Tears 2013’
Mud run to benefit Young Life Aledo, 1-mile for kids, 5k for adults.
Giveaways, a food truck, registered runners get a free meal and water.
Check-in at noon, kid run begins at 1 p.m., first heat for 5K begins at 2 p.m.
Sponsored by CrossFit City View.
Location is Clear Fork Materials, 800 Old Annetta Road, Aledo.
Early registration ensures a T-shirt and goody bag.
Register online at www.crossfitcityview.com.
Registration prices lowered to $30 for the kid run and $50 for the 5K, with discounts for multiple family members.
Pre-race day packet/T-shirt pick-up at CrossFit City View, 1151 Underwood Road, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 17 and Oct. 18.
For more information, call 817-676-8182.
First Baptist Church of Aledo Holiday Brunch
Carla McDougal will speak on “God’s Treasured Gifts.”
10 a.m.— 1 p.m.
First Baptist Church of Aledo, 128 Elm Street
Tickets are $20.
Doors open at 9:30 a.m. for viewing the holiday tables.
Sponsored by FBC of Aledo Women’s Ministry
For reservations, call 817-441-8885 or visit www.fbcaledo.com.
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Parker County Crime Stoppers' Most Wanted for December
Here is the latest Parker County Crime Stoppers' Most Wanted List. Click the link to see a larger version of this poster. If you know the whereabouts of anyone listed on the poster, call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 817-599-5555.
Aledo, Ennis playoff game draws a wager between county judges
Not much is bigger than Texas high school football and the upcoming state playoff battle between Aledo and Ennis has led to a friendly wager between Parker County Judge Mark Riley and Ellis County Judge Carol Bush.
Step into Bethlehem
WEATHERFORD – Tammy Lane Productions, creators of “Mission Reality” and other Christian-based productions, is once again bringing the spirit of the first Christmas to its one-of-a-kind first century village called Capernaum, located north of Weatherford.
Filing ends with six contested local races
With filing closing Dec. 9, several people filed to run against Republican incumbents in the March primary election.
Wednesday's school closings, delayed openings
Here is a list of area schools that have announced closings or delayed openings for Wednesday.
Road closure proposed
Annetta North council member and former mayor Ken Hall would like to shut Jenkins Road down to public traffic inside the city limits.
Aledo, Ennis to play Saturday at Midlothian
Aledo and Ennis are set to play at 3:30 p.m. Saturday in Midlothian in the Class 4A, Division II, state semifinals of the Texas high school football playoffs.
Christmas Tyme now Saturday, Dec. 14
Christmas Tyme in Aledo is coming, but it’s a going to be a week late, according to Aledo city officials, who pushed the Dec. 7 event forward to this Saturday, Dec. 14, in order to avoid the snow and ice forecast for last weekend.
New Vandagriff principal
Aledo ISD trustees selected Stephanie Adams, assistant principal at Stuard Elementary since 2010, as the new principal of Vandagriff Elementary during a special meeting of the school board Dec. 3.
Local Option petition drive ending
Aledo residents who went door to door asking locals to sign a petition to put city alcohol sales on the ballot in May have met and exceeded the 239 signatures required, according to George McGee, a spokesman for those who applied for the petition Oct. 7.
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