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  • 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

  • Walden Farm & Ranch Supply horse owners’ workshop Thursday

    If you have horses, you probably have questions about things like feed, health conditions and more. That is why Walden Farm & Ranch Supply will be bringing you valuable information they have learned at the Purina Animal Nutrition research farm, in a horse owners’ workshop.

    April 5, 2014

  • 0406 loc Sallaz eagle scout.jpg Sallaz attains the rank of Eagle Scout

    Boy Scout Troop 75, of Weatherford, announced that Michael David Sallaz has achieved the rank of Eagle Scout.

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • Don’t Mess with Texas Trash-Off Saturday

    The state’s largest single-day litter cleanup event, the Don’t Mess with Texas Trash-Off, is this Saturday, April 5.

    April 3, 2014

  • I-20 overlay funding approved

    PARKER COUNTY — In an ongoing effort to improve safety, the Texas Transportation Commission approved a $2 million project on I-20 from Patrick Creek, west of Dennis Road, to Ric Williamson Memorial Highway.

    April 3, 2014

  • 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.

    April 2, 2014

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