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The use of a space near the south door of the courthouse was the subject of debate at Monday’s Parker County Commissioners Court meeting. 

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With 660 individuals signing a petition on change.org, residents spoke out in opposition to an RV resort set to be constructed at Possum Kingdom Lake during Monday’s Palo Pinto County commissioners court meeting.

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Following a request from the Parker County Sheriff’s Office on funds to repair the jail intercom system, commissioners voted to approve an amount not to exceed $60,000, as well as authorization for the county auditor to override the budget to make that possible.

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Don Feare has been hired as head of the Sheriff's Training Division, and will start in his new role Dec. 5, according to a release from the Parker County Sheriff's Office.

Theatre Off The Square, Weatherford's community live theatre, has been in intermission since the beginning of the pandemic, but is slowly opening with caution. 

U.S. Rep. Kay Granger, a high-ranking member of Texas’ congressional delegation who is respected among her peers, said Friday she has “great concerns” about President Donald Trump’s continued efforts to overturn the country’s election results after his defeat by President-elect Joe Biden.

Black Friday marks the unofficial start of the holiday shopping season. Come Black Friday, shoppers strive to get the lowest prices on gifts for their loved ones. 

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Texas has now hit more than one million COVID-19 cases, with at least one confirmed case in all 254 counties, according to The Texas Tribune. 

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Three Mineral Wells firefighters received the Life Saving Award after their heroic efforts during a hotel fire on July 23.

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NEW YORK (AP) — With the coronavirus surging out of control, the nation's top public health agency pleaded with Americans on Thursday not to travel for Thanksgiving and not to spend the holiday with people from outside their household.

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An adjustment to the parkland dedication fees and what those fees provide to the community was presented this week at the Weatherford city council meeting.

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Following a draft review in October, the Aledo ISD board of trustees approved the district’s legislative priorities, which include a focus on local control as well as three other initiatives.

Following a draft review in October, the Aledo ISD board of trustees approved the district’s legislative priorities, which include a focus on local control as well as three other initiatives.

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The Weatherford College Board of Trustees took the next step in the construction process for the new Workforce and Emerging Technologies Building, approved placing college-owned property on the market, and heard a report on a successful year for the WC Foundation at their regular monthly mee…

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Tuesday morning, Weatherford ISD notified Hall Middle School staff and families that an individual at the campus tested positive for COVID-19 today. Records show this individual had close contact with a significant number of students and staff at the campus Monday.

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Mineral Wells native, business owner and three-year councilmember Regan Johnson was named the new mayor after running unopposed in the Nov. 3 general election.

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Due to a large number of faculty absences related to COVID-19 self-isolation and quarantines, all Mineral Wells ISD campuses will shift to remote-learning-only the week after Thanksgiving, from Nov. 30 through Dec. 4, MWISD Superintendent John Kuhn announced Monday. This will permit many sta…

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Vying for the Senate District 30 seat, state Rep. Drew Springer and Shelley Luther took to the stage for a forum during Wednesday’s East Parker County Chamber of Commerce luncheon.

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Weatherford College reached another key milestone Tuesday toward full implementation of its Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing program. A visiting committee from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges completed an extensive review of the program, and the p…

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For the 18th straight year, Weatherford ISD has upheld excellence in financial accountability by earning the top grade in the School Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas.

WASHINGTON (AP) — When the Supreme Court weighs the fate of "Obamacare," arguments will revolve around arcane points of law like severability — whether the justices can surgically snip out part of the law and leave the rest.

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With the deadline set for Friday, the Palo Pinto County commissioners court reviewed and approved a spending plan for the $542,575 allocated in coronavirus relief funding.

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Taking a step forward in the process with Request for Qualifications, Mineral Wells ISD could have a new agriculture barn ready to go by next school year.

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In advance of the upcoming holiday, Parker County commissioners Monday authorized Parker County Judge Pat Deen to proclaim the week of Nov. 9-15, 2020 as Veterans Week in Parker County.

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