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March 28, 2013

Letters to the Editor – March 28, 2013

Kudos to Parks and Rec

Dear Editor,

Infant Nolan Bassham’s brief time on Earth was honored by a tree planting in Weatherford’s Holland Lake Park. Her parents, Haley and Blake Bassham, along with big sister Remington, gathered with church friends to commemorate baby Nolan.

The Parks and Recreation Department of the City of Weatherford made the event perfect with their seamless assistance. Shannon Goodman coordinated the details and Gary Miller, Micah Rogers and Tyler Herndon were present to plant the bur oak by a swing overlooking the lake fountain. Their expertise and kindness went well beyond professionalism and expectations. On behalf of the Bassham family we thank each man.

The exemplary cooperation and efficiency by the Parks and Recreation Department makes a tree planting a memorable event for others to consider.

Sharon Lackey, Fort Worth

Mike Brasovan for Annetta city council

Dear Editor,

We would like to show our support for Mike Brasovan as he runs for the Annetta City Council, Place 5.

Mike, Karen and their children Michael and Rachel are our neighbors here on Old Annetta Road. We know them to be a wonderful family. Mike is very concerned with Annetta and our future and direction as a growing town.

We believe he will provide the thoughtful, inclusive leadership that Annetta needs. Please consider Mike as you decide the future of our town.

Gary and Elise McElroy, Annetta

Calling foul on softball league

Dear Editor,

The city of Weatherford is growing by leaps and bounds. We now have many conveniences available next door that we used to have to drive to Fort Worth for. Our city provides so many wonderful activities for children, individuals and families from our beautiful city parks to organized activities such as swimming lessons and various sports.

Most of the time these activities seem to be properly managed and provide enjoyment for those who choose to participate as well as spectators. However it has come to my attention that when it comes to the adult sports the city offers they are not only poorly managed but in some cases completely out of control and run on some type of “bully” system.

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