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Q&A: Aledo City Council Place 2 candidates
With some contested races in area school board and city council races on the May 10 ballots, the WD will provide a closer look at some of those through a question-and-answer feature with the candidates. Early voting begins April 28. Today we look at the candidates running for Place 2 on Aledo City Council.
Heroes riding for heroes
The 12th annual Ride for Heroes bike ride this Saturday in Aledo will include some VIPs: members of the United States Air Force Cycling Team.
KELLY: What do you think?
Not much is known about this Joseph’s life. The one thing I know for sure is that he was a very brave man.
TISCIONE: He is risen!
“He has risen; The Lord has risen indeed!” (Luke 24:6, 34)
Little league makes pitch to city for lower user fees
Weatherford Little League officials have asked the city to lower user fees to the league.
Trunk full of cash leads to trip to jail
After a traffic stop late Monday night in Parker County, the Texas Department of Public Safety seized more than $54,000 from a man who, DPS says, admitted to trafficking in narcotics for people he met in Mexico.
Easter egg hunt times, locations
Following is information provided to the WD on four local Easter egg hunts and celebrations planned for Friday and Saturday:
No butts about it, smoking ban nears
Weatherford eating establishments have just over a week to get their no smoking signs in place and prepare for the no smoking ordinance enacted by the city council in February to go into effect.
HAMILTON: Government as innovator? You bet!
Five years ago, the federal government spent $169 billion to fund basic research and development. This fiscal year, it’s down to $134 billion.
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Showing respect
My sister Robbie Benton’s funeral was Friday afternoon at White’s Funeral Home. The gravesite was outside of Mineral Wells. The respect shown by the good folks of Parker County and the surrounding area was overwhelming.
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