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New Athletic Director Aubrey Sims wasted no time making an impact on the department at Weatherford High. He has nabbed a winning head coach to lead the girls’ basketball program into the future.

Alex Leatu is officially Weatherford College's new women's tennis coach, and she's ready to create the team from the ground up.

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The first thing someone notices about Steve Trover’s backyard is the barren look. Not a single tree. Trover raises pigeons, and trees provide an ideal perch for hawks and other predators. He convinced a neighbor to cut down a tree in his backyard, too.

The Weatherford College softball team began the Region V-North Tournament with a pitcher’s duel against Temple College Thursday night, losing 2-1 in Denison.

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Starting pitcher Ethan Smith wasn’t getting his curveball to break the way he wanted while warming up for Tuesday’s area championship game against the Sacred Heart Tigers at Curtis Field in Weatherford.

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Brooklyn Hensley and Emily Booth have been winning first place awards at tennis tournaments since they began playing together as freshman. They advanced to the state tournament their sophomore year but fell short. COVID wiped out their junior season. Now seniors, they are seeking redemption …

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Tearing his anterior cruciate ligament, or ACL, isn’t how Ethan McBrayer envisioned embarking on his senior season at Aledo High School. McBrayer was new to the school, having just moved to Aledo with his family from Godley. He had earned the starting quarterback position on the defending st…

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Peaster seniors JoJo Grimes and Jacob McGlaughlin missed their junior years of baseball after COVID-19 shuttered the season. Back then, they weren’t sure they would play again.

 Weatherford College’s Jasmyne Robinson and Diamond Sweats have been named to the All-Conference and All-Region 5 women’s basketball teams for the Northern Texas Junior College Athletic Conference.

Sports-minded Brock has been clinching trophies and titles for years, but this year’s track and field team accomplished something no other has done — the boys and girls won the team titles at the Region 1-3A track meet in Abilene over the weekend.

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Surpassing the likes of Texas Tech University and Tarleton State University, the Weatherford College women's rodeo team wrapped up the Southwest Region championship in Stephenville Saturday night, the first regional team championship in WC history.

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — College football teams will have to go for 2 after touchdowns starting with the second overtime possession, and beginning in the third round each team will get one play to score from the 3-yard line.

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Weatherford College Lady Coyote basketball head coach Bob McKinley is no stranger to the NJCAA Tournament, having taken several teams to the elite event in his long tenure.

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The Mineral Wells boys soccer team made school history this year, reaching the regional finals game for the first time. That’s just three wins short of the big prize — a state title.

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Below is a list of superlative awards as well as a first-team roster comprised of players from all six Palo Pinto County UIL high school boys’ basketball teams. The UIL All-Palo Pinto County Team relies on coaches’ nominations, all-district lists, statistics and input from Weatherford Democr…

INDIANAPOLIS — FBI agents last year interviewed the gunman who fatally shot eight people at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis, the bureau said Friday, as investigators searched the home of the 19-year-old former FedEx employee.

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Six members of Poolville’s tennis teams are preparing to compete at the regional tournament on April 26-27 at North Richland Hills Tennis Center. They qualified by excelling at a recent district tournament in Hico.

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Brock ISD added a new face to its athletic leadership team, approving Alex Stephenson as the new head girls basketball coach at Monday night's meeting.

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Below is a list of superlative awards as well as a first- and second-team rosters comprised of basketball players from private high schools in Parker and Palo Pinto counties. The All-Private School Girls Team relies on coaches’ nominations, statistics and input from Weatherford Democrat employees.

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Below is a list of superlative awards as well as a first-team roster comprised of basketball players from private high schools in Parker and Palo Pinto counties. The All-Private School Team includes input from coaches, statistics and Weatherford Democrat employees.

The Weatherford College softball team completed a four-game sweep of Hill College, winning both games of a doubleheader Saturday in Hillsboro, 16-9 and 6-4. The Coyotes also swept Hill in a doubleheader at Stuart Field on Wednesday.

South Plains College’s Viktoria Ivanova hit a basket at the buzzer to lift the No. 5 Lady Texans past Weatherford College in the Region V women’s basketball championship game Saturday in Snyder, 74-72. 

Below is a list of superlative awards as well as a first-team and second-team rosters comprised of players from all seven Parker County UIL high school girls’ basketball teams. Superlative award winners are not listed on the first-team roster.

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The Weatherford College baseball team split a conference doubleheader at Hill College in Hillsboro Wednesday. WC won the first game 8-7 and Hill took game two 5-4.

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