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The Weatherford Art Association once again met in February for a demonstration and the selection of the Artist of the Month. The demonstration was completed by Lynne Buchannan who took time to instruct all of our members present regarding her winning abstract and contemporary art. 

The Texas Federation of Music Clubs sponsored their annual Junior Festival on Feb. 22, at Texas Wesleyan University in Fort Worth. Over 25 teachers across the Metroplex prepared and entered students in this festival and the Burch School of Music in Weatherford entered 69 students to perform …

Weatherford College has announced Tod Allen Farmer as the 2020 Alumnus of the Year. He will be honored during the annual Alumni Awards Luncheon on April 17 along with Distinguished Alumni Award honorees Jeanine Irby and Thomas MacKenzie.

Marriages and deaths recorded from Feb. 26, 2020 to March 4, 2020. This information is being provided as a courtesy by the office of Lila Deakle, Parker County clerk. Every effort is made to see that the information is correct and complete. The Parker County Clerk is not responsible should t…

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

Thirteen area educators were among 34 teachers from across the region recently honored by Weatherford College at the 2020 Jack Harvey Academy of Exemplary Teachers celebration at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center.

Theatre Off The Square in Weatherford presents the second production of their 2020 Season of Shows, “Run for Your Wife,” written by Ray Cooney and produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc. The play is directed by Cynthia Daniels, with Julie Campbell as the assistant director a…

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

Fire can be a tool as well as a terror in a native landscape. Prescribed burns, or controlled fires, are techniques that experts can use to keep an environment healthy in several ways. One such fire expert is Daniel Price from the Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge, who will be the speaker …

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Walking into 13-year-old Joey Belles’ hospital room, it’s hard to miss the abundance of sloths. There are stuffed sloths on tables and sloth stickers on the walls. The sloth is Joey’s spirit animal, though you wouldn’t know it by looking at him now.

Marriages and deaths recorded from Feb. 19 to Feb. 26, 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 i…

Marriages and deaths recorded from Feb. 12 to Feb. 18, 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 i…

Seventeen pianists from the Burch School of Music performed in a piano recital Feb. 7 for family and friends at Bethel United Methodist Church in Weatherford. Pianists performing were from Aledo, Brock, Millsap, Peaster, Santo, Springtown and Weatherford schools.

“I have an uncomfortable question for you,” I told my boyfriend Brad a few weeks ago. Brad hunts for “treasure,” as he would call it, and always scans the ground for useful things. This time he found something that I wanted: a cigarette.

Parker County’s Allyson Burns has been named Junior Miss of Texas 2020.

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…

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…

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 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 …

The Weatherford Citizen Police Academy Alumni Association announces the 19th Annual Raffle Night with Casino Games fundraiser. This year’s event will be held on Feb. 15 with doors opening at 6 p.m. at the Weatherford Ninth Grade Center Activities Building.

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Weatherford High School senior Camille Fournier is breaking barriers on the wrestling team after winning two state championships, competing in Sweden and receiving a full scholarship to Texas Wesleyan University.

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

Flying over a pond on their four fragile-looking wings, dragonflies look like simply ornaments of nature. But they aren’t nicknamed “mosquito hawks” for nothing. Dragonflies are some of the fiercest hunters in the insect word and their presence says a lot about the health of local habitats.

Theatre Off The Square announces auditions for “As You Like It” by William Shakespeare, directed by Edwina Himes. Auditions will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at the theatre, 114 N. Denton St., Weatherford. Callbacks, if needed, will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 5. Rehearsals are s…

Marriages and deaths recorded from January 22, 2020 to January 29, 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 …

“A Whole New World” arrives as the Trinity Christian Academy Creative Arts Department performs “Disney’s Aladdin Jr.” from Thursday through Saturday, Jan. 30 through Feb. 1 at I.M. Terrell Performing Arts Center. Thursday and Friday performances begin at 7 p.m., and Saturday will have a 2 p.…

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

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The Weatherford Mountain Bike Club was established as a non-profit in 2015 and since that time has created natural trails throughout the county to address the outdoor recreational needs of the public.

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

Marriages and deaths recorded from Jan. 1 to Jan. 7, 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 inf…

The Weatherford College Fine Arts Department is hosting auditions for “An Enemy of the People” from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, in the Alkek Fine Arts Center theatre.

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

Marriages and deaths recorded from Dec. 25, 2019 to Dec. 31, 2019. 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…

Mid-winter is when gardeners can slow down and consider their goals — how to work better with nature rather than against it. To that end, the typical neighborhood lawn may be a concept whose time has come, and gone.    

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