Marriages and deaths recorded from June 12, 2019 to June 18, 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…

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Scott Tarnowieckyi, a Weatherford College history and social sciences instructor, was announced as the 2019 Faculty Member of the Year during the recent WC commencement ceremony.

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The Parker County commissioners unanimously approved the adoption of the strategic plan Monday morning after hired economic developer, Marty Wieder, came back with the final document.

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In April, the Parker County commissioners were presented demonstrations on new voting equipment from Hart InterCivic and Election Systems & Software, and at Monday morning’s meeting unanimously approve Hart InterCivic.

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Independence Day is less than two weeks away and the city of Weatherford as well as the city of Hudson Oaks are gearing up for big celebrations.

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

The Spring Creek Cemetery Association held its annual meeting in the old tabernacle June 15, with President Neal McLaughlin presiding. McLaughlin reported that much work has been done in the past year making the cemetery one of the prettiest in Parker County.

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Target in Weatherford took a stance to let moms know that they can breastfeed anywhere and anytime in store.

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After losing his father, Poolville High School senior Clayton Novak sold his hog for $20,000 during the Parker County Livestock Improvement Association’s Livestock Show.

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The Rock Around the Clock Family Sock Hop event recently hosted by the Children’s Advocacy Center of Parker County raised more than $4,000 for the nonprofit’s services.

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Weatherford ISD board of trustees also discussed the Student Code of Conduct during their meeting on Monday.

There were no injuries reported in an overnight diesel fuel spill that shut down a portion of Interstate 20 East for several hours.

WASHINGTON —Randolph Bourne (1886-1918) said, “War is the health of the state.” James Madison said, “War is in fact the true nurse of executive aggrandizement,” and the executive almost is the American state, Congress now being more theatrical than actual. Advocates of an ever-larger state, …

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The new roundabout at Weatherford College is expected to be complete in late August, weather permitting.

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A Parker County grand jury indicted Christopher Earl Elliott, 44, on June 6 for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and assault to a family member by impeding breath or circulation.

Pictures of Roger Grizzard and his family were on display Saturday afternoon at Grizzard’s memorial service at Weatherford High School. Grizzard died on May 25 in Lubbock as the result of an auto accident. 

Flowers and an inflatable slice of pizza were placed on and around the stage at Grizzard’s memorial service. He had served on the board of trustees for Weatherford College and owned The Pizza Place on South Main Street. 

U.S. Air Force Airman Cameron A. Swanzy and U.S. Air Force Airman Juliana N. Woods graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio.

Marriages and deaths recorded from June 5 to June 11, 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 the in…

AUSTIN — Hon. Jenny Barnwell was honored recently by the Texas Association of Counties for five years of pursuing excellence in her county investment education during the 2019 Conference of the County Investment Academy held in San Antonio June 3-5.

Summer is a time for fun, but local officials also want families to keep safety in mind when enjoying the water, outdoors and fireworks. 

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Father’s Day is Sunday, a day to celebrate dads, and one dad to celebrate is Nick Bogner, of Aledo, who gave his daughter Cassidy her childhood back after donating his kidney to her.

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The Willow Park City Council heard a presentation on the city’s debt as well as approved a $2,365,000 tax note at a 2.15 percent interest rate to fund street improvements, parks and drainage.

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Poolville ISD board of trustees approved a contract for voice services and a one-time payment for installation of a new bell and PA system during their meeting on Thursday evening.

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Weatherford College board of trustees discussed the 2019-20 budget at their meeting on Thursday afternoon.

Hudson Oaks resident Sandra Burrow is spreading a message of the importance of reading and setup a Little Free Library in her front yard for area children to enjoy.

U.S. Air Force Airman Anthony D. White graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio.

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The fourth day of the Parker County Livestock Improvement Association Livestock Show kicked off Thursday morning with the swine and rabbit shows.

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A funeral service for Weatherford community figure Roger Grizzard takes place on Saturday afternoon.

Peaster ISD board of trustees discussed the 2019-20 budget during a special session on Monday evening, though a lot of budget details are not yet known.

The Parker County/Weatherford, TX NAACP Branch 6321 will be holding its 4th annual Juneteenth Celebration Saturday. This year’s event will be co-hosted by the Weatherford Public Library and will be held on the library grounds at 1014 Charles St., Weatherford.

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Willow Park is one step closer to implementing a Hazard Mitigation Plan and Fire Chief Mike LeNoir presented information about the benefits of having the program at Tuesday night’s city council meeting.

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Parker County Livestock Improvement Association’s 70th annual Livestock Show continued Wednesday with market steer, breeding lambs and agriculture mechanics competitions.

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The Willow Park City Council unanimously approved the adding of an article for dangerous, substandard buildings to the city’s building and regulations code ordinance.

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Weatherford City Council approved a zoning change for a gas station with a convenience store and drive-thru restaurant in northwest Weatherford during their meeting on Tuesday evening. 

Marriages and deaths recorded from May 29, 2019 to June 5, 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 t…

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The Parker County commissioners Monday morning approved a bid to start a realignment project at the intersection of Farm-to-Market Road 730 and Stewart Street in Precinct 1 to improve safety.