The Doss After Dark series is returning the last two weeks of May and the first two weeks in June with a study of Between the Wars: A World of Change. The one-hour classes begin at 5:30 p.m. each of the four evenings.

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Summer Holly Burkett, and Cutter Rhea Murray, both of Perrin, are new junior members of the American Angus Association, reports Mark McCully, CEO of the national organization with headquarters in Saint Joseph, Missouri.

Sheet pan meals are great solutions for an easy dinner for those on a busy schedule. These meals often contain a protein source for the main dish and two vegetables for sides, cooked together on a single sheet pan in the oven. Cooking multiple menu items in one pan appeals to those looking f…

Weatherford Horseshoe Club hosted the best horseshoe pitching men, women, elders and junior cadets in Texas on April 24. Almost 100 pitchers arrived in town with their families, ready to claim a championship. Brackets were created in groups of eight. Each bracket could claim a champion, thou…


The FCCLA State Conference was held in Dallas April 8-10, with four teams from Peaster FCCLA advancing to the state contest. 

The Weatherford Music Teachers Association earlier this month sponsored its annual master class on the stage of the Margorie Alkek Fine Arts Center at Weatherford College. Each year, WMTA invites a distinguished teacher to teach selected students in a master class setting.

Weatherford College recognized three alumni during the annual Alumni Awards Luncheon on Friday, April 16, at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center.

Ten art teachers from eight different Parker County schools entered their students’ work at the 2021 Parker County Student Art Show, which was held for grades sixth through 12th in a virtual format this year because of COVID restrictions. 

The Weatherford Art Association is ready for spring with its Artist of the Month competition, holding its recently March meeting at Barlow Hall.

The Alzheimer’s Association has released its 2021 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures Report. The annual report is a snapshot of Alzheimer’s disease and its effect on the nation.

The American Legion Post 163 Auxiliary, in association with Memory Gardens, invites the community to the Wreaths Across America Mobile Education Exhibit on Thursday, March 18..

Join in the fun and participate in 2021 Parker County Walk Across Texas. It will begin March 21 and continue through May 15. Walk Across Texas is an eight-week program to help people of all ages support one another to establish the habit of regular physical activity.

Marriages and deaths recorded from Feb. 3, 2021 to Feb. 9, 2021. 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 the…


Two of Peaster FCCLA’s four teams competed in Waco last week as part of the Students Taking Action with Recognition and were named Region II champions.

First Bank Texas has joined First National Bank Weatherford to become a larger, stronger Texas bank. First National Bank Weatherford will move forward doing business under the First Bank Texas name. The bank will remain a family-owned, Texas-operated, community bank.


Three cadets from the Weatherford Patriot Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol took advantage of the weather Jan. 26, flying out of Granbury Municipal Airport with instructor Col. Floyd Whitehouse.

Students from area high schools converged on the Weatherford College campus Friday, Feb. 5, for the 19th annual Coyote Area Math Championship to compete in precalculus and calculus competitions via written tests.

Mackenzie Lawhon, a member of the Mineral Wells High School, has earned the prestigious honor of being named a Texas All-State Musician. Despite the innumerable challenges encountered throughout this school year, 2021 All-Staters remained committed to their personal musical development. They…

Weatherford Christian School Board of Directors unanimously voted at last month’s meeting to induct two new members: Kali Jones and Alan Crawford. The board now consists of nine members and is led by board President Dr. Jeff Foland.

BROCK — The Association of Texas Small School Bands announced the selection of the 2021 ATSSB All-State band last week, with Brock High School freshman clarinet player Annie Nash receiving the honor. 

The Weatherford Horseshoe Club launched its 2021 season last Saturday with its first club tournament, with 17 pitchers scattering the sand at Noon Lions Ringer Alley at Love Street Park.


After having been dark since March due to the pandemic, Theatre Off The Square in Weatherford is proud to reopen with “Run for Your Wife,” written by Ray Cooney and produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc. 

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Hall and Hall, the largest full-service farm and ranch brokerage in America, announces the hiring of Weatherford ranch broker Brett Grier. 

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