Big John’s growing in popularity, a new spark for downtown

| |Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

Bobby Flay, celebrity chef and Food Network star, once said he loved making hamburgers on the grill, that whenever he ate them, childhood memories came rushing back.

Third annual Hometown Heritage Stampede festival set

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

The City of Weatherford Parks, Recreation and Special Events Department are hard at work organizing the Third Annual Hometown Heritage Stampede Festival scheduled for Sat., Oct. 11.

Weatherford High School seniors earn academic recognition for high test scores

| |Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

Six seniors from Weatherford High School received academic recognition by the National Merit® Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) for scoring “exceptionally high” on last year’s PSAT/NMSQT® test.

WISD Ex-Student Association award recipients announced

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

Weatherford ISD and the WISD Ex-Student Association have announced the recipients for the prestigious 2014 Distinguished Alumnus and Service Awards.

Dee Dee to feature more slow cooker recipes

| Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

Is anyone else really anticipating the cooler air to get here so we can all celebrate a change of the seasons?

Got milkweed? It’s not just for butterflies

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

The monarch butterflies that migrate through Texas and the milkweed plant family are intimately connected. Learn more about that vital link, and other milkweed facts, from Master Naturalist Carol Clark at the Oct. 9 meeting of the Cross Timbers Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas in Weatherford.

Peanuts and peanut products removed from AISD schools

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

As a part of the Aledo ISD strategic plan, the District strives to maintain a safe learning environment for all students.This year, the District has elected to take additional proactive measures to maintain a safe learning environment by phasing out peanuts and peanut-based products sold in our school cafeterias. However, students and staff will still be able to bring peanuts and peanut-based products in lunches brought from home.

It’s Fall Festival time in Poolville

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

Cooler weather means the beginning of fall festivals, and one in Poolville on Sat., Oct. 11, is at the Poolville United Methodist Church’s annual Lord’s Acre, beginning at 9 a.m.

Local DAR, college celebrate Constitution Day

| |Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014

Sept. 17 was the 227th anniversary of the document.

Cyclists from near and far gather for cause

| |Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014

Ride United helps raise funds for United Way.