Possession of controlled substance
Parker County Sheriff’s deputies conducted a traffic stop at 11:30 p.m. in the 400 block of Old Annetta Road in Aledo for the offense of defective equipment and disregarding a stop sign. The driver, 18-year-old George Holden, was reportedly found to be in possession of five round orange pills with the imprints “AD 30” on each side and arrested for possession of controlled substance penalty group 2, 1-4 grams, a third degree felony. An offense report was filed.
Possession of controlled substance
Parker County Sheriff’s deputies conducted a traffic stop at 3:30 a.m. at the 414-mile marker of IH 20, westbound, in Willow Park. They reportedly found the driver, 53-year-old Terry Roberts, to be in possession of 1.1 grams of an off-white, rock-like substance, believed to be crack cocaine, of a controlled substance. Roberts was arrested for possession of controlled substance, penalty group 1, 1-4 grams. An offense report was filed.
Parker County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to Aledo in reference to a harassment investigation. The 35-year-old female complainant said a known suspect has been sending her threatening text messages and leaving harassing voicemail messages. An offense report was filed.
Parker County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a possible theft in progress in the 100 block of Yates Drive in Aledo. After an investigation, it was determined that multiple wheels had been taken from various addresses in the area. Deputies spoke with a resident of the 100 block of Langham Drive, advising her that her wheel and tire had been stolen. Deputies were unable to locate a suspect. An offense report for theft was generated.
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Count of area homeless youth begins Monday
ACH Child and Family Services, Tarrant County Homeless Coalition, Crossroads Youth Ministries of Parker County and University of Texas-Arlington are conducting the first ever youth count in Tarrant and Parker counties for unaccompanied youth, ages 13-24, in unstable living arrangements (i.e., shelters, streets, couch surfing).
CASA seeks 100 new advocates to represent children in CPS care
In Spanish, casa means home, but for thousands of abused and neglected children, it’s an acronym that has even more meaning – it’s the hope of finally finding a safe, permanent home where they can thrive.
Spivack to speak at PCRW event
Parker County Republican Women will have Loren Spivack as the March 13 luncheon meeting guest speaker.
State education board candidates in runoff
Tuesday’s voting tallies signified an extremely tight race for State Board of Education District 11 candidates in the Republican primary.
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.
Area council, school board filings
Filings for school board and city council elections in May ended last Friday. Here are the filings for area city council seats open in May:
ALEDO – Patricia Weckel, 60, died Tuesday, March 4, 2014, surrounded by family at her home in Aledo.
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.
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.
Barnwell edges Vick; Brunson claims win
Running for an office that counts money, Parker County Treasurer candidate Dedra Vick might still be counting votes today.
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