West Point grad dedicates his walk to fallen troops

| |Thursday, Sep. 11, 2014

Mike Viti is in the Metroplex this week as he treks to Baltimore.

Family affair for flying has Weatherford teenager gliding into new adventures

| |Tuesday, Sep. 09, 2014

He can’t drive a car but he can soar like an eagle.

Jett Good isn’t your typical adolescent teenager. At 14 years old, he has a pretty impressive resume which began with a stint in Hollywood a few years ago where he starred in the movie Spy Kids: All the time in the World. His latest feat, though, saw him take to the air like a bird, soloing and piloting a sail plane, or what used to be referred to as a glider.

Women can ‘change the workplace’

| |Tuesday, Sep. 09, 2014

It may seem hard to believe in this day and age but even a woman as successful as Weatherford’s Debra Smith has a hard time getting respect from some men in her industry.

Unveiling of Hagman statue nearing

| |Tuesday, Sep. 09, 2014

The time has come.

Lodge celebrates 150 years in Parker County

| |Tuesday, Sep. 09, 2014

For 150 years, Weatherford and all of Parker County has benefited from the presence of the Phoenix Masonic Lodge 275, and on Aug. 28, the lodge celebrated that accomplishment of continuing to serve as one of the oldest lodges in Texas.

Sheriff warns public of jury duty scam

Tuesday, Sep. 09, 2014

Parker County Sheriff Larry Fowler is warning the public of impersonators attempting to scare residents into a scam for profit.

Remembering my best friend

Friday, Sep. 05, 2014

It’s been three years since my life was permanently altered - a simple 1,095 days.

Residents see need for tax increase

| |Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

Most people dread paying taxes and dislike even the idea of tax increases but at the recent Weatherford City Council meeting, residents spoke in favor of such an increase for the city.

Heroin addict receives 17-year sentence

Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

A Parker County jury sentenced a 38-year-old Fort Worth man to 17 years in prison for possessing heroin in a trial that concluded Aug. 27 in district court in Weatherford.

Judge sentences jail nurse to prison for sexual misconduct with inmates

Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

A licensed vocational nurse formerly employed at the Parker County Jail was sentenced to 20 months in a state jail facility for two counts of improper sexual activity with a person in custody in a hearing that concluded last week in district court in Weatherford.