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Hard-working and loving life are the words Marie Rollins used to describe her son, Zakary King, who was killed while driving his motorcycle Wednesday after a vehicle failed to yield to him.

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With COVID-19 set to be a major topic in the Texas legislative session, an Aledo ISD subcommittee revealed a first draft of the district’s legislative priorities, saying local control will be a big focus.

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The Millsap Home & Garden Club hosted a forum for Millsap ISD candidates this week at First Baptist Church Millsap.

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The city of Mineral Wells’ Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone No. 2 boundary was expanded by 615 acres Tuesday night after unanimous approval by the council.

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After a seven-month hiatus due to COVID-19, fine arts productions are returning to Weatherford College, but, for now, all productions and concerts will be streamed online.

Marriages and deaths recorded from Oct. 7, 2020 to Oct. 14, 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 th…

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With additional election costs related to an extended period of early voting this year because of the pandemic, Parker County will see a little bit of relief with the help of an almost $55,000 grant.

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Executive Director of Curriculum Carey Carter broke down the Mineral Wells ISD bilingual/ESL program evaluation, presenting information Monday night about testing, which was impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Commissioners Tuesday approved the authorization of Parker County Judge Pat Deen to execute an interlocal agreement with local school districts for reimbursement of personal protective equipment.

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The Palo Pinto County commissioners are planning to bring in some experts before going out for bid on the courthouse roof project following discussion at Tuesday morning’s meeting.

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Peaster ISD is joining the ranks of several nearby school districts in the formation of its own education foundation.

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Weatherford Christian School will celebrate the completion of the new Greg Welch Education Space with a ribbon cutting ceremony on at noon Saturday. Following the ribbon cutting ceremony, an open house will be held for attendees to tour the new facilities and fellowship with staff, friends a…

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In an effort to comply with state-mandated safety requirements, CDC guidelines and to insure the safety and well-being of Parker County residents, the annual drive thru flu clinic scheduled at Senior Care at Holland Lake has been restructured.

Marriages and deaths recorded from Sept. 30, 2020 to Oct. 7, 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…

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October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month and Gathering Hope of Aledo is gearing up for its annual event Wave of Light to support families who have experienced loss of a baby.

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After being allocated more than $951,000 in CARES Act funding, Mineral Wells officials discussed the purchase of police department vehicles with the remainder of its funds Tuesday night.

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The Parker County Soil and Water Conservation District hosted a public scope meeting this week detailing plans for a dam rehabilitation project in east Parker County.

Marriages and deaths recorded from Sept. 23, 2020 to Sept. 30, 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…

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The Alzheimer’s Association Weatherford Walk to End Alzheimer’s is coming up October 10, 2020. One of the many supporters with a personal story is Kay Crumley, a former Alzheimer’s caregiver turned support group facilitator.

The Weatherford Art Association continues to support local artists with demonstrations, juried competitions and Artist of the Month celebrations. 

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When it comes to maintaining your health, routine check-ups and appointments are key.

Marriages and deaths recorded from Sept. 16, 2020 to Sept. 23, 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…

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A part time job without pay may not sound appealing — but when it's used to help a child, the payout is worth more than any monetary amount.

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The Texas Department of State Health Services this week published school district COVID-19 data reported for Sept. 21-27.