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  • 0726 one house fire.tif Firefighters battle blaze in 108-degree heat

    Three people were displaced Monday evening after a fire destroyed a mobile home in the 2400 block of Fort Worth Highway.

    July 26, 2011 1 Photo

  • Incest case opened

    A 47-year-old Granbury man, arrested by the Parker County Sheriff’s Office Wednesday on a warrant for aggravated sexual assault of a child, faces allegations he impregnated his daughter four times, beginning when she was a teenager.

    July 22, 2011

  • Two fail food inspections

    Two restaurants failed to pass their food establishment inspections in June — the most recent data available from the City of Weatherford — but were given retests and received passing scores.

    July 21, 2011

  • A/C unit thefts take toll

    After three air conditioning units were destroyed July 2, in a string of metal thefts in Parker County, about 30 members of Hope Lutheran Church in Springtown have been holding 10 a.m. Sunday morning services with the sanctuary doors propped open and box fans set on the tables.

    July 20, 2011

  • Man dies in pursuit

    A motorcyclist with a history of fleeing Parker County law enforcement was involved in a high speed pursuit Sunday near Springtown that ended in his death.

    July 19, 2011

  • 0715 one harry potter 1.tif The last spell

    The Dark Lord was nowhere to be seen Thursday night as hundreds of Mudbloods and Truebloods apparated from all parts of Parker County to witness the epic close to the Harry Potter series ­— Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows-part 2 — at City Lights Theater in Hudson Oaks.

    July 15, 2011 2 Photos

  • 0713 one fire.jpg Twice unlucky

    Tuesday afternoon was the second time in four months the Martin family drove up to find their house burned.

    July 13, 2011 2 Photos

  • 0712 one shobert, jesse.tif Couple robbed at gunpoint

    Twenty-nine-year-old Jesse Scott Shobert was arrested Sunday on a charge of aggravated robbery after deputies say he and another man were reportedly involved in a home invasion.

    July 12, 2011 1 Photo

  • 0710 one diva guns.jpg Gun group targets women members

    The word ‘outdoors’ and women aren’t historically associated with each other, but a group of females is out to break that mold.
    With more than 6 million members, the DIVA Women’s Outdoor World serves as an organization that helps introduce women to outdoor skills, knowledge and products through a variety of activities, including archery, fishing and shooting.

    July 11, 2011 1 Photo

  • 0708 one NCHA cutting championship.jpg NCHA Summer Cutting Spectacular starts Tuesday

    Tuesday marks the start of the National Cutting Horse Association’s Triple Crown of Cutting, and Parker County cutters are expected to make a grand appearance.

    July 8, 2011 1 Photo

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