Bud Kennedy to speak to Parker County Democrats

Bud Kennedy

Bud Kennedy, celebrated Fort Worth Star-Telegram columnist, will be the featured speaker at the August meeting of the Parker County Active Democrats.

The meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. with a social time, and the program starts at 7 p.m. on Monday at the 20th Century Club House, 321 S. Main St., Weatherford. The meeting is free and open to the public.

Kennedy is a Fort Worth native who started out covering high school football in Fort Worth when he was 16. He went away to the Fort Worth Press and newspapers in Austin and Dallas, then came home in 1981. Since 1987, he’s written more than 1,000 weekly dining columns and more than 3,000 news and politics columns. He says if you don’t like what he says about politics, read him on barbecue.