New CERT classes to begin on Nov. 3

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Parker County’s Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is an all-hazard training team that is looking for interested residents to join the program designed to help protect families, friends and neighbors and the county in an emergency situation.

Drive-thru flu shots return

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

The Parker County Hospital District and Holland Lake Nursing Center will be providing free flu shots with a canned food donation from 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Thursday. Anyone can get a flu shot and make a canned food donation while never leaving their vehicle.

Ikard Elementary student being treated for viral meningitis

| |Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

Parents are urged to make sure their families wash hands frequently and limit sharing of glasses and utensils.

Veteran's Park breaks ground

| |Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

It was a moment a long time in the making.

Competency in question for teen accused of killing mom, sister

| |Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

Two years after 17-year-old Jake Evans called 911 and said he had killed his mother and 15-year-old sister inside their Parker County home, the case is on hold as his mental competency is questioned.

Texas Neighborhood Services donate to Weatherford ISD, Education Foundation

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

Weatherford ISD students and staff members will benefit from a recent donation by the Texas Neighborhood Services group in Weatherford.

AISD bond

| |Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

With the Nov. 4 election nearing, Aledo ISD superintendent Dr. Derek Citty has been busy holding town hall meetings and speaking to the public about the needs of the school district and why they will be voting on a $61.5 million bond package.

Olympian ventures into new career through WC program

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

Between his Physical Therapy Assistant classes at Weatherford College, Lewis Banda can be found training for his third Olympic competition.

Child sex offender sentenced to 30 years in prison

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

A 42-year-old Sanger man pled guilty to aggravated sexual assault of a child and was sentenced to 30 years in prison in a case that concluded on Oct. 7 in district court in Weatherford.

WC trustees get update on enrollment, events

| |Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

Beginning its new schedule of meeting every other month, the Weatherford College Board of Trustees convened Thursday for the first time since August.