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AISD calls bond

The Aledo ISD Board of Trustees unanimously voted last week to hold a $61.5 million bond election to primarily address the district’s increasing student growth and need for additional elementary and intermediate classrooms.

Tax break called into question

It’s often been said that two things in life are certain - death and taxes.

YOGA

Yoga can prepare mind and body to be healthier.

Habitat prepares for BuildStrong luncheon

Linda Tingle is a petite woman. At about 5-foot tall, you’d never know that by looking at her as she is a construction worker. No, she h...

Drone business taking off for Parker County man

T.J. Sivley, 36, operates a growing fleet of drones.

Lori Blanton / Courtesy photos

Kangaroos hold community pep rally Thursday, show off at scrimmage Friday

To measure progress, sometimes it’s the little things that make all the difference.

WC rodeo reloads with recruiting

On the heels of a history-making season, Weatherford College...

Water pipe bust stops Lady Roos at Granbury Varsity Tournament

A busted water pipe in Granbury halted the Lady Roos volleyb...

AHS sophomore wins national championship at Albuquerque event

Last month, Aledo FFA sophomore Cassady West won a National ...

Buchanan to step away from coaching to become full-time Aledo AD

After successfully doing double duty since 1993, Aledoȁ...

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Former Roo, Coyote represents USA in National Baseball Congress World Series

Weatherford College’s Trooper Reynolds was among the to...

Kangaroo pitcher to attend - and play in - prestigious Perfect Game National Showcase

To say Weatherford’s Beau Burrows has been busy this su...

Weatherford FFA Members Attend Texas FFA Convention in Fort Worth

Members from the Weatherford FFA chapter attended the 86th ann...

Weatherford Swim Team sends 19 to Texas State Championship

This City of Weatherford Parks and Recreation Swim Team compet...

Mach I Track Club to send four to Junior Olympics

The Mach I Track Club featuring athletes from all over Parker ...

PCSO / Courtesy photo

Captain retires after 3 decades

Mike Morgan retired on Aug. 15 after serving more than 35 years in a successful law enforcement career. Morgan began his career in 1979 with the Pa...

Cleo will be the cuddles you’re looking for

Meet Cleo, a beautiful gray tabby (girl) we rescued from the...

Annual WAA member show features works by local artists

The annual Weatherford Art Association Member Show and Sale ...

You’ll strike it rich with Treasure

The Shelter Pet of the Week is the “fabulous, furry, ...

Dee Dee’s ‘cool’ dinner party features potatoes as the star

Another couple called us and wanted to get some folks togeth...

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Injured soldier speaks to BLRW, other guests

Weatherford Marine Staff Sgt. Marcus Burleson shares story of ...

Aledo ISD kindergarten teachers Align Scope and Sequence for 2014-15 school year

Back-to-school means back to basics for Aledo ISD kindergarten...

Beat the heat by staying out of a hot kitchen

Everyone has been talking about how hot it is, but if I stay i...

Crossroads to host ‘Spectacular’ event

Crossroads Youth Ministries invites the public to join them on...

Brookshire’s in W’ford celebrates with a ‘Grand Re-Opening’

Grand reopening festivities began last week at the remodeled B...

TxDOT, law enforcement partner to save lives with ‘Drink. Drive. Go to Jail.’ initiative

In Texas, there is a traffic crash about every 20 minutes involving a driver under the influence of alcohol.

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor,

HB 5 brings about sweeping changes, sparks conversation

As a new school year approaches, discussing how communities,...

ALEC First Vice Chair Rep. Phil King to serve as 2015 National Chair

Rep. Phil King, R-Weatherford, has been named next year ...

A fresh look at employment growth

National employment growth once again topped the 200,000 lev...

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Developing the Texas is incentive driven

The most important key to success in economic development is t...

Granger releases border crisis working group recommendations

U.S. Rep Kay Granger of Fort Worth, Chairwoman of the House Wo...

Annual Texas sales tax holiday is just around the corner

Texas Comptroller Susan Combs reminds shoppers they can save m...

Ex-Im Bank good for all

Sometimes, the inability to get things done in Washington almo...

We could learn a lot more than sport from U.S. team

There have been plenty of reasons to wear red, white and blue ...