Parker County Republican candidates answered questions during a joint forum held by the Aledo ISD Young Republicans and Bush Legacy Republican Women of Weatherford Tuesday night.

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A pedestrian that was walking in the middle of the Interstate 20 West service road was struck and killed by a vehicle at about 6:10 a.m. Wednesday morning, according to the Weatherford Police Department. 

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Aledo High School teacher Terry Snow has been selected as a finalist for the Presidential Awards of Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.

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Updates on what the Bond Progress Committee and architects have completed and are working to complete were presented to the Aledo ISD board of trustees Monday night.

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Weatherford College board of trustees reviewed proposed tuition and fees changes for the 2020-21 school year during their meeting last week.

Mainland China reported 1,886 new virus cases and 98 more deaths for a total of 1,868 in its update Tuesday, following a report that 80% of cases have been mild, prompting guarded optimism from health officials.

A two-vehicle wreck that occurred about 3:20 p.m. on Monday resulted in the death of Wayne T. Cook, 73, of Weatherford according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Marriages and deaths recorded from Feb. 5 to Feb. 11, 2020. This information is being provided as a courtesy by the Parker County Clerk. Every effort is made to see that the information is correct and complete. The Parker County Clerk is not responsible should there be an error within the in…

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Since December of 2019, local hospital officials have tallied up more than 600 flu-like visits and are sharing warning signs as well as measures to take if you suspect you have the flu. 

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Weatherford College board of trustees heard an update about the Workforce and Emerging Technologies Building on Thursday during the board meeting.

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United Way of Parker County’s Little Black Dress Fashion Show event raised more than $30,000 last week, which will help support 10 nonprofit organizations in the area.

The news about the coronavirus in China grows more urgent daily. The number of related deaths is now greater than 1,300, while tens of thousands of people have been infected — most of them in China. 

FORT WORTH — Bella Feliciano of Weatherford captured Second Reserve Best In Show with her Specials — Tan rabbit in the 68th Anniversary Rabbit Roundup Youth Show at the 2020 Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo from Feb. 6-8. Sponsored by the American, Southwest and Texas Rabbit Breeders Associ…

WILLOW PARK — Trinity Christian Academy’s pre-calculus team won first place in the Calculus Team Competition at the Coyote Area Math Championship hosted by Weatherford College on Feb. 7. The members of the winning team are juniors Andrew Anderson, Emma Bayles, Reese Carlson and Jack Sims. In…

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The mayors in Parker County provided updates about growth, economic development, infrastructure needs and how they’re working together to support residents and businesses at a recent forum.

After a stellar 2019, the Weatherford College Foundation has crossed into uncharted territory. At the WC board meeting Tuesday, the foundation’s board of directors learned that not only had they raised more than $1 million in the 2019 calendar year, but that the non-profit corporation’s net …

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Mary Martin Elementary students and staff will spend the next few months getting to know a hamster named Humphrey.

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Weatherford ISD board of trustees held a work session on the preliminary 2021 budget on Monday evening.

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During Tuesday’s Weatherford City Council meeting, Lexie Lee was recognized for earning the DFW Directors Supreme Service Award.

Meet Julip, the Weatherford Parker County Animal Shelter’s Pet of the Week.

Marriages and deaths recorded from Jan. 29, 2020 to Feb. 4, 2020. This information is being provided as a courtesy by the Parker County Clerk. Every effort is made to see that the information is correct and complete. The Parker County Clerk is not responsible should there be an error within …

The Talent Search program at Weatherford College launched a new robotics program in January for middle school students who participate in the federal TRIO program.

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Brock ISD board of trustees approved purchasing five buses during Monday’s board meeting.

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Republican primary candidates for Parker County sheriff, Precinct 3 commissioner, Precinct 2 constable and Precinct 3 constable discussed their platforms and answered questions during a candidate forum on Tuesday evening at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center.

Debates on options for the Parker County law library space continued Monday morning after three alternatives presented were deemed inadequate by a committee made up of local attorneys and Bar Association members.

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After seven Aledo Rodeo Team members competed, two rose to the top at the first-ever North Texas High School Rodeo Association Scholarship Rodeo, recently held at Will Rogers Memorial Center.

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Weatherford ISD board of trustees approved a memorandum of understanding with Tarleton State University for automatic acceptance of all WISD students who graduate within the top 25% of their classes from Weatherford High School during a special meeting on Monday.

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The Records and Deeds Division of the Parker County Clerk’s Office was one of 68 recipients in the state of the Five Star Service Award for excellence in vital registration.

FORT WORTH — Get it Master, owned by N Too Deep Ventures of Millsap, TX and shown by Ty Brown, took the win in the Versatility Ranch Cutting class in the American Quarter Horse Association Versatility Ranch Horse Cutting competition at the 2020 Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo on January 17…

FORT WORTH — Conner Cowdrey of Millsap, captured Senior Champion Ewe and National Champion White Dorper Ewe in the National Dorper Show at the 2020 Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo on Feb. 1. The 2020 show is hosting exhibitors from across the United States competing for awards and over $17…

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Weatherford’s Parks, Recreation and Special Events Department has made improvements to the Clearlake Greenspace, which includes a pond, and more are on the way.

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The Parker County Economic Development Council could have an office inside the county courthouse following discussion during Monday’s regular meeting of the Parker County commissioners court.

The Weatherford Art Association is back in session for the new year. During the January meeting Sharron McGlasson demonstrated how to make “ugly paintings” beautiful. Her talents from over 40 years have provided her with lots of ideas to see the beauty in everything the WAA does. Her advice …