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  • DAILY RECORD: Marriages and Deaths

    Marriages and Deaths recorded from July 2, 2014 to July 8, 2014. This information is being provided as a courtesy by the Parker County Clerk. 

    July 11, 2014

  • ResizedImage_1403708187300.jpg TCA’s Camp Read-A-Lot strengthens reading skills

    WILLOW PARK — A four-week reading camp recently wrapped up at Trinity Christian Academy. Elementary principal Lyricia Squyres and first grade teacher Candy Marsh led Camp Read-A-Lot for first through third graders. “The camp was modeled from a program at Kent State University,” Squyres said.

    July 11, 2014 2 Photos

  • Bishnu Sapkota, M.D. Lone Star Medical welcomes new doctor

    Neurologist, Bishnu Sapkota, M.D., has joined Lone Star Medical Group.

    July 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Red Cross issues summer safety tips for heat

    Summer is here, bringing with it dangerous excessive heat. The American Red Cross has steps people can follow to stay safe as the temperatures soar.

    July 10, 2014

  • Updated community calendar listings

    JULY 9

    Pesticide Private Applicator Training

    • To comply with current pesticide handling laws, those who use certain pesticides must receive training on the proper use, storage, and disposal of these chemicals.  A license is required of anyone who purchases and/or applies a restricted-use or state-limited use pesticide for the production of an agricultural commodity. 

    July 9, 2014

  • Local students graduate from UNT

    The following University of North Texas students from Parker County received degrees at the University of North Texas’ commencement ceremonies for spring 2014:

    July 9, 2014

  • PCLIA Grand Champion Gala

    Parker County’s Bob Tallman was the emcee at the recently held PCLIA Grand Champion Gala, an important fundraising event for the Parker County Livestock Improvement Association. The Grand Champion Gala funds are designated to a new building fund to provide Parker County FFA and 4-H youth with livestock, crop and ag mechanic projects with new facilities. The existing facilities have been in place since 1949. A golf tournament will also be held on Friday, Oct. 3, at Canyon West Golf Course.

    July 8, 2014

  • Childbloom pic 4.jpg Local guitar students perform at Childbloom recital

    Students from the Childbloom Guitar Program of Parker County recently held their annual summer guitar recital at Couts United Methodist Church in Weatherford recently. The evening’s recital featured about 45 students from the surrounding areas of Parker County including Aledo, Weatherford, Brock and Mineral Wells. Performers ranged in age from 5-17 and included wide range of skill levels from beginners to advance. 

    July 8, 2014 3 Photos

  • Roxie Bean Millsap names new elementary assistant principal

    Millsap ISD has announced the selection of Roxie Bean as assistant principal for Millsap Elementary School. Millsap ISD trustees approved Bean’s selection at the regular meeting on June 23.

    July 7, 2014 1 Photo

  • DAILY RECORD: Marriages and deaths

    Marriages and deaths recorded from June 25, 2014 to July 1, 2014. 

    July 6, 2014

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