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It’s Up To You – to prevent child abuse and neglect
April is “Go Blue” month in recognition of awareness and focus on child abuse prevention. Agencies like Child Protective Services, CASA-Hope For Children and law enforcement agencies and courts work to get the word about how to identify child abuse or neglect, and the importance of reporting suspected abuse.
Meals on Wheels seeks matching grant donations
Weatherford/Parker County Committee on Aging officials are looking for donations to help their Meals on Wheels program, but not in the way you might think.
Aledo High School offers free practice ACT
Aledo High School has partnered with Huntington and will be offering a free practice ACT from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday, April 13, in the Aledo High School cafeteria.
East Parker County Library hosts successful historical driving tour
The East Parker County Library One Book/One Community Event this Saturday, which included a driving tour of historic sites found in “Parker County Prairie Sketchbook,” by local author/artist Homer Norris, raised $5,000 for the library, according to Library Director Sue Ellen Shaw.
Hancock House of Hope to be dedicated April 5
The Hancock House of Hope, built with money raised by members of the Aledo Community for heart transplant recipient Dylan Hancock and his family, has been completed and will be officially celebrated from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 5.
Updated property tax info available for Texas taxpayers
New and updated property tax information has just been compiled by Parker County Appraisal District and is available now to assist taxpayers. This property tax information is current and covers a wide range of topics, such as taxpayer remedies, exemptions and appraisals and is of value to select groups such as disabled veterans and persons who are 65 years of age or older.
Parker County Crime Stoppers' Most Wanted – April 2014
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.
Family escapes home fire
A couple and two young children escaped a large fire in their home in the 8000 block of Ashbriar Lane in Fort Worth Tuesday night.
Aledo coaches reap postseason kudos
With Aledo’s fifth championship trophy securely and proudly exhibited in an increasingly crowded trophy case, and championship rings soon to be distributed, recognition for the Bearcats goes on.
East Parker County Calendar of Events
8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
All county residents, including those who live inside city boundaries, are allowed to participate and may bring their disposables to the nearest precinct barn.
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