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Aledo ISD police taking back meds

On Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Aledo ISD Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration - (DEA) will give the public its 13th opportunity in seven years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your pills for disposal to Vandagriff Elementary School at 408 FM 1187 S in Aledo. (The DEA cannot accept liquids or needles or sharps; only pills or patches.) The service is free and anonymous; no questions asked.

Weatherford News

National Day of Prayer near

The Parker County Ministerial Alliance along with the churches and community leaders of Parker County, invites everyone to join them in the observance of the 66th Annual National Day of Prayer.

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Cooking Well with Diabetes classes offered

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Parker County will offer Cooking Well with Diabetes classes May 11, 18, and June 1, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The classes will be held at the Parker County Agricultural Services Center, located at 604 North Main Street in Weatherford. The cost is $20 per person for all 3 classes that includes class handouts, recipes and tasting of foods prepared.

Weatherford Living

Tuff would be terrific for your family

Looking for a walking buddy? Or maybe a best friend who just enjoys being with you? Well, look no more…meet Tuff. This sweet boy loves everybody he meets and he always has a smile to greet you with. Tuff is good around other dogs, he’s playful, but also enjoys being a little lazy at times…and he’s always ready for a good belly rub. Come meet Tuff, spend some time out in one of the play yards with him and see if he might be the one for you.

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Weatherford College Earth Day event growing

The idea is to nurture nature. That’s what hundreds of visitors learned during the third annual Earth Day celebration at Weatherford College - (WC). The free event took place Wednesday as dozens of booths were set up by students and community groups filling the plaza between the Academic Building and Doss Student Center.

Weatherford Sports

Close contests highlight area baseball games

Despite a sterling pitching performance by Mason Hilton, the Weatherford Kangaroos will have to wait until at least Friday to clinch a playoff berth. Meanwhile, the Brock Eagles rallied late for another comeback victory against upset-minded Breckenridge and the Aledo Bearcats fell at home to Northwest in a key district contest.

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