Trip to border more eventful after windshield malfunction

| |Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

First hand trip reveals details of border crisis and what’s ahead for state.

WISD lunch program helps ensure kids get good meal

| |Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

Six year old Kaitlyn sat at the table and happily munched on a cheeseburger, proud of herself.

Aledo to add a third fire station

| |Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

Along with the new construction and residential areas coming to the city of Aledo, the local fire department will receive some changes in appearance and organization as well.

Local veteran leads charge to make Parker County a Purple Heart county

Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

Parker County Judge and Commissioners Court encouraged all local Purple Heart recipients and family members of recipients to attend Commissioners Court on Monday, as the court designated Parker County as a “Purple Heart County.”

Hudson Oaks firefighter accused of sexually assaulting two girls

| |Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

Richard Fredrick Adams Sr., 62, was arrested after investigators found evidence at his houses, Parker County authorities said.

New park opens for four-legged friends and families

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

The City of Weatherford held a ribbon-cutting Friday for the opening of an attraction that will benefit not just the citizens, but the city’s canine residents as well.

Humorist to speak at Healthy Woman Expo

Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

Celebrating its seventh anniversary event, the Healthy Woman program, sponsored by Weatherford Regional Medical Center (WRMC), will host a humorist and professional singer, Jane Jenkins Herlong. This year’s event will be on Tues., Sept. 16, at Southwest Ford and include a women’s health expo from 4-6 p.m., followed by dinner and one-woman show with Herlong.

Phone scam targeting WC students

Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

Weatherford College students are being warned of a potential scam targeting their financial information.

WISD approves contract for phone survey

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

Some voters can expect calls in early November.

Driver speed and seatbelt surveys show improvements

Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

The Weatherford Police Department utilized grant funding from the Texas Department of Transportation to fund overtime salaries for extra enforcement during the week of the Independence Day holiday. The extra patrols worked to ensure drivers were complying with posted speed limits, wearing seatbelts and were not driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol in an effort to keep our local roadways safe.