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Quilting guild’s annual auction set for April 10
For several months members of the Quilter’s Guild of Parker County have been working alone and in groups making quilts for the annual quilt auction scheduled for April 10.
Guild presents family with quilts for new home
Representatives from the Quilter’s Guild of Parker County were on hand to present quilts to Alisha Evans and her daughter during the dedication of their new home on March 8.
Playful Patrick the pick for pet of the week
Meet “Patrick,” a most playful Pet of the Week.
Poolville math, science students advance to state
The Poolville Junior High Math and Science Team competed at Azle High School March 8 at the Regional Qualifier. Ten Poolville students attended the meet in an opportunity to qualify for state competition, competing against fellow 1A schools.
Global simulcast event with best-selling author Shirer April 5
ALEDO – LifeWay Christian Resources is slated to simulcast Bible teacher and best-selling author Priscilla Shirer live from New Orleans, La., on April 5.
ASK A MASTER GARDENER: Emerging bluebonnets
Despite this cold winter, bluebonnets have germinated. They are now about 4 inches in diameter and an inch or two high. They can be recognized by the flat appearance at this stage and oval leaves.
Local airman earns honor
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Jeremy Dickey recently received “Warrior of the Week” honors from the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing, based in Alaska but currently operating in the Middle East.
Green named honorary race Komen chair
FORT WORTH – Susan G. Komen Greater Fort Worth Affiliate announced last week that Kori Green, philanthropist, mother and wife of country musician Pat Green, will serve as the 2014 honorary chair for the 22nd annual Susan G. Komen Greater Fort Worth Race for the Cure.
Chamber’s ‘Spring Swing’ golf tourney April 17
The Weatherford Chamber of Commerce’s annual Spring Swing Golf Tournament is set for Thursday, April 17, at the beautiful Sugar Tree Golf Club in Dennis.
Arrest ends standoff with armed man
PARKER COUNTY – A man accused of breaking into a neighbor’s house in northeast Parker County and threatening to shoot him was arrested Wednesday night after a brief standoff with deputies.
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