Parker County sheriff's deputies are looking for two men who tried to kidnap a 16-year-old girl Wednesday evening. The unidentified girl resisted, hitting her would-be abductor with a rock, and ran away, the sheriff's office said.
Weatherford Tx hosted its first trade days, then known as First Monday Stray Day, in 1858 on the courthouse square. Now, it’s located in the heart of Weatherford’s historical district on Santa Fe Drive, near the farmer’s market.
Heidi, 10, and Dayton, 7, Heather Holland's daughter and son, recorded a video that plays each morning during first period to remind students to bring books to the drive. They wrote the skit themselves.
Weatherford officials recently got word that the city will receive $11.5 million from the North Central Council of Governments and the Texas Department of Transportation to help construct a northern bypass around downtown.
After a search that literally went as far north as possible in the United States, Brock's newest superintendent comes from the Lone Star State. Cade Smith has been selected as the lone finalist to become the new Brock superintendent, the Brock school board decided in its meeting Monday, April 9.
A 15-year-old girl faces charges of aggravated robbery after police say she held up a Walgreens in Weatherford on Wednesday morning with a knife. She was quickly found about a block away, and the money and weapon were confiscated.
Aledo Superintendent Derek Citty said he will not recommend concealed carry for district personnel, and school board President Jay Stringer said trustees have no plans to pursue the subject. The neighboring Weatherford school district is currently considering concealed-carry and has held two public hearings. Concealed-carry is already in place in the Brock and Peaster districts and soon will be in Millsap, whose board approved it this week.
The Parker County Courthouse Square was stirring in May 2016 as folks came to bid farewell to a historic structure known at various times as the Eddleman Building, Sturgess Dress Shop, the Bowden Building and the Bradford Building.