MESQUITE — Quarterback Luke Bishop rushed for 149 yards, Jess Anders added 115 more and the Aledo defense suffocated Tyler John Tyler from the start in a 44-14 victory Saturday in the Class 5A Division I semifinals at Hanby Stadium.
During the Thanksgiving holidays, Weatherford Police Department utilized grant funding from the Texas Department of Transportation Traffic Safety Program to pay overtime salaries for officers to conduct Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) activities. STEP activities are geared to reduce the number of drunk drivers on the road during holiday periods as well as enforce speed and seatbelt compliance.
Weatherford ISD Board members recognized six members of the WHS varsity volleyball team for earning both All-District and Academic honors at Thursday's meeting in the District Services Building Boardroom.
It won't be long before our home, once again, will be open to family and friends for celebrations. One idea for a casual dinner that everyone seems to enjoy is Crock-pot chili. I noticed that chili grind meat is now in most market meat cases, which is a grind I prefer for chili.
Folk Art Nativities of the Americas is on display at the Museum of the Americas through Dec. 23. This exhibit features over 115 handcrafted Nativities from Mexico, Central and South America, the Caribbean and the Native American Southwest, each reflecting the artisan’s personal view of the world and story of the birth of Jesus.
It has become an annual tradition to see members of the Parker County Quilter’s Guild delivering quilts to Weatherford Police Department. The group stopped by on Dec. 5 with a stack of “beautiful, handmade quilts” to be placed in patrol cars and utilized to comfort victims who have suffered a traumatic event or crisis situation.
It's nice to be back after a holiday break. Now that colder weather is becoming the norm, I am setting out recipes to make for December and January. My slow cookers really came in handy over Thanksgiving; many sides were kept warm for a few hours, which made the oven free for the rolls and pies.