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April 27, 2014

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• Public program hosted by Extension Specialist Weldon Floyd.

• Program is open to anyone and focuses on parents of children and teens.

• Begins at 7 p.m.

• Call 817 598-6168 for more information.

 

East Parker County Candidates Forum

• The East Parker County Chamber of Commerce Legislative Affairs Committee will host a candidates forum at Trinity Christian Academy in the cafeteria, 4954 East Interstate 20 Service Road South, Willow Park, TX 76087, at 7 p.m.

Doors will open to the public at 6:30 p.m.

• The purpose of this nonpartisan forum is to allow voters to become more familiar with the candidates running for positions in the upcoming city council races in Willow Park and Annetta as well as Aledo ISD School Board elections. The forum will be conducted in a structured format with predetermined questions which will allow the candidates to present their views and vision on the role of the position for which they are running and their qualifications for that office. No questions will be allowed from the floor. Candidates will be available before the forum in the lobby and will have information tables set up with campaign materials.

• The forum will present candidates for Willow Park City Council Place 3, 4 and 5; Annetta Place 2; and Aledo ISD School Board.

• Moderators for the forum are EPC Legislative Affairs Committee Chair Darcy Young and EPC Director Kathy Meyer.

 

East Parker County Candidates Forum

• The East Parker County Chamber of Commerce Legislative Affairs Committee (EPC) will host a Candidates Forum at Trinity Christian Academy in the cafeteria, 4954 East Interstate 20 Service Rd S, Willow Park, TX 76087 on Monday, April 28th, at 7 p.m. Doors will open to the public at 6:30 p.m.

• The purpose of this nonpartisan forum is to allow voters to become more familiar with the candidates running for positions in the upcoming city council races in Willow Park and Annetta as well as Aledo ISD School Board elections.  The forum will be conducted in a structured format with predetermined questions which will allow the candidates to present their views and vision on the role of the position for which they are running and their qualifications for that office. No questions will be allowed from the floor. Candidates will be available before the forum in the lobby and will have information tables set up with campaign materials. The forum will present candidates for Willow Park City Council Place 3, 4 and 5; Annetta Place 2; and Aledo ISD School Board.

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  • DAILY RECORD: Marriages and deaths

    Marriages and deaths recorded from July 16, 2014 to July 22, 2014. This information is being provided as a courtesy by the Parker County Clerk. Every effort is made to see that the information is correct and complete. The Parker County Clerk is not responsible should there be an error within the information provided.

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  • Dept. of State Health Services releases Aug. schedules

    Texas Department of State Health Services immunization clinics for August:

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    Several factors aligned to set Louriann Villa on the path to success including a mother she considers a hero, the Weatherford College Upward Bound program and scholarship funds.

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  • Weatherford DAR to host summer workshop

    Weatherford Chapter-DAR will be hosting the District II summer workshop with 94 members from across North Texas attending on Saturday, July 26, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at North Side Baptist Church.

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  • Painting with a Twist/Painting with a Purpose

    Looking for a fun night out? Join us for the Parker Paws Painting with a Purpose fundraiser from 7-9 p.m. 

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