Mineral Wells ISD Director of Special Program Natalie Griffin was recently honored by the district and city for receiving the Distinguished Library Service Award for School Administrators.
MINERAL WELLS — Newly promoted Deputy Chief Dusty Benthall said he knew he had found his home within the first week he started with the Mineral Wells Fire Department in 2008.
MINERAL WELLS — Following a 10-year lease of the former Texas National Guard facility, Perone Industries LLC has purchased the property from the Mineral Wells Industrial Foundation.
MINERAL WELLS– On June 14, 2021, Mineral Wells Police arrested Randy Wayne Ellerbrook, 60, of Mineral Wells for Possession with Intent to Promote Child Pornography, a second degree felony in the State of Texas.
AUSTIN – The Electric Reliability Council of Texas is asking Texans to reduce electric use as much as possible through Friday, June 18. A significant number of forced generation outages combined with potential record electric use for the month of June has resulted in tight grid conditions.
PALO PINTO — An individual has been approved to add finishing touches to the Mineral Wells Annex. However, due to a delay on the electrical, the completion date is unknown at this time.
Following concerns that the Weatherford College Fire Academy might be in jeopardy, roughly 15 individuals — mostly current or former instructors and cadets of the Weatherford College Fire Academy — showed up at the college's monthly board meeting to express their support of the program.
MINERAL WELLS — Mineral Wells residents had the chance to voice their concerns and questions on federal issues before U.S. Rep. August Pfluger as part of a town hall Wednesday morning at Brazos Market & Bistro.
MINERAL WELLS — Financial incentives and project details were revealed by officials Thursday on the historic agreement between local governmental entities and The Baker Hotel Development Partners.
AUSTIN — The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission approved $2.84 million dollars in grants to fund 18 motorized and non-motorized recreational trail-related projects across the state.
A Bosnian exchange student who dominated high school basketball courts for two years in Mineral Wells is bringing her prodigious talent to Weatherford.
Mineral Wells High School senior Luke Bullock will have two degrees after stepping across the stage tonight as the first MWISD student to obtain an associate’s degree.
When Community Christian School senior and 2021 Valedictorian Elizabeth Blevins steps onto the campus of the University of Texas later this year, she will be doing so with an associate of arts degree under her belt.
Today, the Graford Ladyrabbits are battling Dodd City at the 1A softball regional finals tournament in Era, with the winner qualifying to play for the state championship.
A revamp of Southeast Park is much-needed and will have some inclusiveness, but will not be a true inclusive play park due to its location, Mineral Wells council members were told Tuesday.
An emotional speech was given by Mineral Wells councilwoman and former interim Mayor Tammy Underwood as she parted from her council position after 10 years Tuesday night.
MINERAL WELLS — Community Christian School has announced Elizabeth Blevins as the valedictorian and Hena Spahic as the salutatorian of the Class of 2021.
The Santo High School Class of 2021 is preparing to take the stage, with graduation scheduled for Saturday. Walking among those students will be valedictorian Holli Richards and salutatorian Marissa Perry.
Two men who have overcome hardships have now made it their missions to help veterans, and others struggling, build strength and independence through organizations in Mineral Wells and Weatherford.
MINERAL WELLS – The Mineral Wells Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitor's Bureau Monday announced David May as its new president and chief executive officer.
Following a marathon debate Thursday night inside the Texas House of Representatives last week, which included the passage of Senate Bill 7, State Rep. Phil King, R-Weatherford, called it a “huge victory” for Republicans.
In his newly-appointed role, Mineral Wells Fire Chief Ryan Dunn went over the Hazard Mitigation Plan of Palo Pinto County, which is reevaluated every five years.
The Mineral Wells Police Department arrested Rusty Krause, 27, on the offense of possession with intent to promote child pornography on April 29 after receiving a cyber tip from a national center.
Three samaritans and five first responders were presented the Lifesaving Award last month for heroic actions in helping a young girl who recently had a cardiac episode at a volleyball game in Mineral Wells.
Four Palo Pinto County officials took the podium Friday to speak at the Mineral Wells Area Chamber of Commerce’s State of the Community event.
Carlos Maldonado, Doyle Light, Brian Shoemaker and Glenn Mitchell will have seats on the Mineral Wells city council, according to final but unofficial Palo Pinto County voting numbers.
Carlos Maldonado, Doyle Light, Brian Shoemaker and Glen Mitchell were looking good, according to early Palo Pinto County voting numbers, in their races for Mineral Wells city council seats.
Ryan Dunn has been named the new Mineral Wells Fire and EMS Department chief following the retirement of Mike Pool.
This Week's Circulars
- 49 additional graves discovered on former county poor farm
- Classic car shop granted conditional use permit
- Motorcyclist dies after being struck by vehicle
- Weatherford mayor joins TxDOT group to study I-20 corridor
- Granbury man accused of defrauding victims out of thousands of dollars in septic business scheme
- 'This is a miracle': FW, Aledo strike agreement on 228 acres of land
- Repeat domestic abuser convicted
- Brock hires new head softball coach
- Abbott vetoes funding for Texas Legislature, staff as punishment for Dems' walkout on elections bill
- What is critical race theory? Explaining the discipline that Texas' governor wants to "abolish"