We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!

editor's pick topical

Cook Children’s Fort Worth recently issued a public safety announcement following an increase in COVID-19 cases among children at an alarming rate.

editor's pick topical

The new statewide mask mandate ordered by Gov. Greg Abbott began Friday but it wasn’t anything new for Mineral Wells city employees, who had already been wearing masks. Early last week, city workers were required to wear masks in all government buildings as well as inside city vehicles when …

Following are reports filed by Mineral Wells police based on calls for service for the period of June 30-July 2, 2020. Not all calls for service result in a filed report.

Following are reports filed by Mineral Wells police based on calls for service for the period of June 27-June 29, 2020. Not all calls for service result in a filed report.

editor's pick topical

Long-time Mineral Wells resident, the late B.A. Crowder, will be honored Sept. 4 with the unveiling of a memorial plaque in his honor at the George H.W. Bush Museum of the Pacific War in Fredericksburg. 

Following are reports filed by Mineral Wells police based on calls for service for the period of June 13-June 18  Not all calls for service result in a filed report.

editor's pick topical featured

With calls to “defund the police” following the death of George Floyd sparking nationwide protests, local law enforcement agencies shared their thoughts on the definition of the phrase, and outlined training and procedures each department has in place.

featured

Incoming Pre-K through sixth graders in Mineral Wells will have the opportunity to get some expert advice when it comes to the gridiron.

Montana Glenn Amburn, 27, of Mineral Wells, was arrested Wednesday following a stabbing at Mickey’s Pub, according to the Mineral Wells Police Department.

Life has been random in 2020 for area students, and the Democrat’s Lemonade out of Lemons series focuses on senior area athletes with a unique twist. After a short introduction, readers are treated to answers from 10 questions that the student picked blindly from a list of 167 by submitting …

“And now I am no longer in the world, but they are in the world, and I am coming to you. Holy Father, protect them in your name that you have given me, so that they may be one, as we are one.” John 17:11

It’s time for baccalaureate. It will be at Palo Pinto Cowboy Church at 5 p.m. on May 24th with graduation on May 29th at 7:30 p.m.

It hasn’t been in the news much, but former Attorney General Jeff Sessions, now in a tight Republican primary to win back his old Alabama Senate seat, has been talking a lot about his time in the Justice Department and the issue that made him a persona non grata in Trumpworld: his March 2017…

top story

Following are reports filed by Mineral Wells police based on calls for service for the period May 18-21. Not all calls for service result in a filed report:

topical top story

GORDON – Gordon ISD is looking for a new superintendent after Dr. Dewayne Wilkins on Monday was named lone finalist to become Early ISD's next superintendent, according to a report by the Brownwood Bulletin.