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  • Woman kidnapped by hitchhiker rescued

    Weatherford police Friday morning rescued a woman reportedly kidnapped and held by a hitchhiker with a box cutter after she was able to call for help.

    July 15, 2014

  • Stabbing suspects claim self defense

    The two women charged in a July 4 stabbing in Hudson Oaks say they were acting in self-defense.

    July 15, 2014

  • Charles Benjamin Akers Judge Ben Akers dies

    County Court at Law No. 2 Judge Charles Benjamin Akers, 57, described by his colleagues as fair and impartial, died shortly before 5 p.m. Thursday at his home after a lengthy illness.

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Animal shelter to provide services to Willow Park

    At last week's regular Weatherford City Council meeting, the council approved entering into an interlocal agreement between Weatherford and Willow Park, where the Weatherford/Parker County Animal Shelter will provide certain animal control services to Willow Park.

    July 15, 2014

  • Con artist arrested

    A man accused of scamming an 89-year-old Parker County woman out of nearly $10,000 in May was arrested Thursday in an Oklahoma casino, according to authorities.

    July 15, 2014

  • Calendar of Events

    Parker County Democratic Women • The Parker County Texas Democratic Women will meet at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 17,  at the Switch restaurant, 112 S. FM 113, in Cool.
    • Everyone is invited.
    • For more information, call Freda Burks at 817-220-0191.

    July 15, 2014

  • First Fridays in Aledo set for Aug. 1

    The City of Aledo and the Aledo Economic Development Corporation will present a night of family fun from 6 p.m. ‐ 9 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 1.

    July 15, 2014

  • Parker County Sheriff's Report, July 4-6

    July 6
    Burglary of habitation
    At approximately 3:55 p.m., deputies responded to the 600 block of Canyon Lake Drive, Aledo, in reference to a burglary investigation. Deputies met with the victim, 44, who stated that within the last week a television had been stolen from his barn residence. An investigation was generated for burglary of habitation, a second degree felony.

    July 15, 2014

  • Male Suspect Bearcat Burglary Aledo convenience store burglar sought

    The Parker County Sheriff’s Criminal Investigations Division is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating suspects who burglarized the Aledo Bearcat Cafe convenience store early Wednesday morning.

    July 2, 2014 4 Photos

  • 0625 one daniels mug.jpg Two charged with capital murder

    A man and woman have been charged with capital murder in the May 22 death of a Parker County man.

    June 30, 2014 2 Photos

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