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  • IMG_6502.JPG CASA swears in largest advocates class ever

    CASA-Hope for Children recently had one of the largest advocate swearing-in classes in its eight-year history.

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Attorneys on brochure.jpg Local attorney, law firm receive national recognition

    Weatherford attorney Mac Smith, of the law firm Vick, Carney & Smith, LLP, has been named one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers.

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Pool, Andy.jpg Interim principal named for Seguin Elementary

    Weatherford ISD confirmed Thursday that Andy Pool is no longer principal at Juan E. Seguin Elementary School.

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Weatherford College, Doss Center swap lease property

    Weatherford College and the Doss Heritage and Culture Center have come to an agreement that will allow the Doss to bring some historical cabins to the facility.

    April 10, 2014

  • Aggies unite for distinctive tradition

    Former students of Texas A&M University will assemble in Willow Park on April 21 for the annual Parker County Texas Aggie Muster in honor of all Texas Aggies who have passed away within the last year, according to Muster Chair Graham Quisenberry, class of ‘77.

    April 10, 2014

  • Sculpture workshop with Dale Martin

    The workshop will be open to adult beginner and intermediate sculpture students and classes will be held every Wednesday Evening and Saturday Afternoon in June. Wednesday classes will be from 6:30 to 9 p.m. and Saturday classes will be from 3 to 6 p.m. beginning on Wednesday, June 4, 2014.

    April 10, 2014

  • 0409 loc pville jh math.jpg Poolville Junior High math team competes in San Antonio

    The Poolville Junior High Math and Science Team had four students advance to the state level earlier this month. Students from all over Texas were present. A total of 2,700 students came to compete. About 5,000 tests were given at the University of Texas at San Antonio. Poolville competed in the 1A Division, against 17 other schools, and qualified to compete in two events: Number Sense and Calculator.

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Trinity Christian presents Seussical the Musical

    Trinity Christian Academy’s Creative Arts Department will present its seventh annual spring musical,  “Seussical the Musical”, on May 8, 9 and 10 in the Barber Gym/Theatre. Students in grades 3rd-12th are in this musical that all ages will enjoy. 

    April 10, 2014

  • Gala - Kevin Townson.jpg Weatherford Christian hosts annual Lions’ Gala

    The recent Weatherford Christian Lions’ Gala, held at North Side Baptist Church on March 22 to benefit Weatherford Christian School, reached an all-time record high as their spring fundraiser for the local Pre-K 3 thru 12th school. The event, themed ‘Picturing the Future of WCS,’ raised over $133,800 to further growth and development.

    April 8, 2014 3 Photos

  • New facilities, new opportunities for local youth tennis enthusiasts

    The Weatherford Parks and Recreation Department is happy to announce a new partnership with the Parker County Tennis Association, one which will surely help bring success to each organization.

    April 5, 2014

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