Wrong, Fictitious, Altered or Obscured License Plate
At about 6 p.m. deputies arrested 20-year-old Matthew Koldin Hissam, at 401 FM 1187 in Aledo, for the offense of wrong, fictitious, altered or obscured license plate. Deputies took possession of a fictitious registration sticker affixed to the front windshield of Hissam’s vehicle that was not registered to the vehicle Hissam was operating. Hissam’s vehicle was towed, and Hissam transported to the Parker County Jail.
Possession of a Controlled Substance
Shortly after 3 p.m. a deputy was dispatched to the 100 block of Meadow Lane, Aledo, in reference to suspicious persons. The deputy made contact with 19-year-old Blaine Edmond and 19-year-old Joshua Ward, who possessed a package of “Scentsi Star,” a synthetic cannabinoid. Both subjects were arrested for possession of a controlled substance in penalty group 2-A, and Ward was arrested for possession of a controlled substance in penalty group 3 and reports were filed for the offenses. Both subjects were transported to Parker County Jail.
At a little after 10 a.m. deputies responded to the 9200 block of McDaniel Road, Aledo, in reference to a theft. Deputies met with the 39-year-old complainant, who stated that an unknown suspect had taken copper wire from a cell tower belonging to AT&T.
A deputy met with a female complainant at the Parker County Sheriff’s Office in reference to harassment. The complainant, of Yates Circle, Aledo, said a known suspect has made repeated phone calls that the complainant finds annoying and harassing.
A deputy met with a male complainant at the Parker County Sheriff’s Office in reference to a theft. The complainant, who lives in the 300 block of McClendon Walker Road, Aledo, stated that an unknown suspect had taken his trailer. The case was forwarded to investigators.
About 7:30 a.m. deputies responded to the 9600 block of E. Bankhead, Aledo, in reference to a theft. Deputies met with the complainant, the project manager of McMahon Contracting, who stated that the previous evening between 5 p.m. and 7:30 a.m. an unknown suspect stole 1,550 gallons of red diesel. A case/investigation was generated.
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Area school districts closed Monday
Concerns over icy roadways Monday morning have led area school disticts to call off school on Monday.
Aledo-Wichita Falls to meet in Waxahachie
The Aledo-Wichita Falls quarterfinal football playoff match, which has been a moving target since the ice storm visited the area last Thursday, has been set for Monday,
ASK A MASTER GARDENER: Protecting backyard ponds, fish during winter
The first thing to do is stop feeding your fish. When the water temperature reaches 55 degrees Fahrenheit and remains there for several days, the fish metabolism slows down and feeding them becomes harmful. Fish cannot digest their food because they do not have a stomach, just a long intestinal tract. The food simply stays in their digestive tract and rots, causing death. I have already stopped feeding my fish and tucked them in for winter.
VETERANS' CORNER: VA pushes online health info for vets, service members
The Department of Veterans Affairs is urging all veterans and service members to join the millions already accessing VA health care information and service online. VA is marking this milestone by spreading the word about the benefits of My HealtheVet Personal Health Record, such as VA prescription refill, VA notes, VA Blue Ribbon and secure messaging with VA health care providers.
EXTENSION NEWS: Minimize, manage holiday stress, blues
Depression and stress can occur anytime throughout our lives. For many people the holidays and the winter months can be the most difficult. There can be many causes including too many expectations, responsibilities, commercialization, and the death or health of loved ones.
Christmas Tyme in Aledo rescheduled
Due to the wintry weather predicted for the area, Aledo city officials have decided to postpone Christmas Tyme in Aledo from Saturday, Dec. 7, to Saturday, Dec. 14. The event will be held from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. with most activities centered in the historic downtown area.
Aledo ISD playoff game cancelled
The Aledo Bearcat AAAA Divison II State Quarter Final football playoff game set for tonight, Thursday, Dec. 5, has been cancelled due to weather conditions.
All-district volleyball - Classes 5A-4A-3A
Parker County volleyball polished off another stellar district-play year in November. The counties’ schools netted two outright district titles, a district co-champion, a district runner-up and a playoff-qualifying third-place finisher.
Celebrity cutters lined up for Friday’s Careity benefit
For more than a decade now, one event has served as a big help for the Careity Foundation in terms of funds and donations.
The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a winter storm warning for freezing rain and sleet across North and West Texas, including Parker County, for the period 6 p.m. Thursday through 6 p.m. Friday.
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