Section of Ric Williamson Memorial Highway nearing its completion

| |Tuesday, Mar. 25, 2014

Traffic was diverted onto the access roads of I-20 and the Ric Williamson Memorial Highway (RWMH) Bridge last week as construction crews worked pouring concrete for the structure that stretched over both the east and westbound lanes.

It’s going to be monumental

| |Wednesday, Mar. 19, 2014

Larry Hagman memorial statue gets underway; location chosen.

PCRW receive lesson in economics

| |Tuesday, Mar. 18, 2014

Loren Spivack, known as the “Free Market Warrior,” gave a lesson in economics recently to the Parker County Republican Women.

Despite rescheduling, Compassion with Fashion a success

| |Wednesday, Mar. 12, 2014

After a month’s delay because of icy weather in February, United Way’s third annual Compassion with Fashion show Friday successfully drew a crowd to the fundraising meal despite the rescheduling.

WISD board briefed on affect of HB5

| |Tuesday, Mar. 11, 2014

A new state mandate eliminating Algebra 2 as a basic high school graduation requirement, known as House Bill 5 (HB5), has “a lot more to it” and Weatherford ISD administrators think it opens up “a whole new world” for students.

Extra police patrol scheduled during spring break

Thursday, Mar. 06, 2014

With spring break just around the corner, the Weatherford Police Department would like to remind citizens to practice safe driving while behind the wheel.

Galbreaith-Pickard remains family business after 60 years

| |Thursday, Mar. 06, 2014

When J.V. Plowman was laid off in the 1950s, he found a job opportunity with the Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel as an ambulance driver. That job would develop into a family-run business over the next 60 years.

Justice of the Peace, Precinct 3 headed for run-off; Riley wins

| |Monday, Mar. 10, 2014

The final results from last week’s Primary Elections were tallied but at first glance, there were two local run-offs scheduled on the horizon.

Festival to ‘jazz up’ Alkek Fine Arts Center

Wednesday, Mar. 05, 2014

The annual Coyote Jazz Fest is coming up on March 21, but before the day-long musical extravaganza, the Weatherford College Jazz Band will put on the Coyote Jazz Fest Concert on March 20 in the Alkek Fine Art Center at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m.

Young mathematicians excel at annual math championship

Wednesday, Mar. 05, 2014

High school students from surrounding schools flocked to the Weatherford College campus for the 12th Annual Coyote Area Math Championship Friday, Feb. 21, where they showed off their brain skills in pre-calculus and calculus.