Shelter celebrates as stats improve

| |Thursday, Apr. 24, 2014

Weatherford celebrated with the area animal shelter Saturday after a month of marked success in finding animals new homes.

New WISD Executive Director of HR expects to ‘recruit, hire and retain’ quality

| |Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

After serving as superintendent at Paradise ISD for the past few years, Monty Chapman will be joining Weatherford ISD as the new Executive Director of Human Resources.

Local ranching event Tues. in W’ford

Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) will host a ranch gathering Tuesday at the Parker County Sheriff’s Posse building in Weatherford. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by a complimentary beef dinner. The event is free and open to the public.

World Book Night takes place at WPL

Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

Who is helping give out half a million free books across America on Wednesday? The librarians at Weatherford Public Library.

Man receives 37-year sentence for sexual assault

| |Monday, Apr. 21, 2014

It was a case involving “secrets,” Assistant District Attorney Jeff Swain said during opening remarks of a trial involving a Parker County man accused of sexual assault.

Local legend/late actress honored at dinner

| |Tuesday, Apr. 15, 2014

Mary Martin centennial year recognized at DHCC.

Celebration for completion/opening of RWMH set April 22

Tuesday, Apr. 15, 2014

Parker County residents are just weeks away from having access from FM 51, north of Weatherford, to I-20 west of Weatherford on the Ric Williamson Memorial Highway (RWMH), a project of the Parker County Transportation Bond Program.

PC Young Marines celebrate accomplishments

| |Tuesday, Apr. 15, 2014

E.C. Green is a 77-year-old Marine veteran that stares into his golden years with a single purpose in mind. That’s to see his 10-year-old grandson, Blake Bagwell, achieve his goals as he begins his most impressionable years.

WC Board approves flat rate for dual credit kids

| |Tuesday, Apr. 15, 2014

In response to administration requests from area high schools, Weatherford College will now charge only in-district rates for dual credit courses after a vote from the WC Board of Trustees approved the move Thursday.

No butts about it, smoking ban nears

| |Tuesday, Apr. 15, 2014

For those that enjoy lighting up at local restaurants, time is running out.