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Aledo schools canceled

February 11, 2014 by Randy Keck

Aledo ISD has canceled classes for today. (Tuesday, Feb 11).

Aledo ISD schools delayed Tuesday

February 10, 2014 by Randy Keck

Due to weather conditions, Aledo ISD will delay the start of classes for Tuesday, Feb. 11 by two hours.

Bearcats face must-win game

February 9, 2014 by Phil Major

If the Aledo Bearcats are to continue their basketball season, they must beat Fort Worth South Hills Tuesday night in the final regular season game. The two are tied at 6-7 for the final playoff spot in District 7-4A, after Aledo's 52-43 loss to Arlington Heights Saturday, coupled with South Hills' 47-45 win over Granbury.
Tip is set for 7:30 p.m. at the Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center. Aledo won the first match 56-44.

Join us for live, interactive coverage of Ladycats Basketball

February 8, 2014 by Randy Keck

Emily Henning/Special to The Community NewsEmily Henning/Special to The Community News

The Aledo Ladycats face Burleson in bi-district basketball at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11 at Mansfield High School. You can add your comments during the game from your computer or smartphone by clicking the box below.

 

Boys basketball postponed to Saturday

February 7, 2014 by Phil Major

Aledo boys basketball games are canceled for tonight.
Games will be played Saturday, Feb. 8 as follows:
9thB at Burleson 12:00 and 1:30 p.m.
The games at AHS are:
9thA at 4:30 p.m.
JV at 6:00
Varsity at 7:30

Friday Cancellations

February 7, 2014 by Randy Keck

Aledo Schools will be closed today due to icy road conditions.

The Community News office will open at 10:30.

Start of school delayed Friday

February 6, 2014 by Phil Major

Aledo ISD has announced the start of school on Friday will be delayed two hours and bus routes will run two hours later than normal.

Closings and cancellations

February 6, 2014 by Randy Keck

The following have announced closings and or cancellations today (Thursday, Feb. 6):

Aledo ISD Early release; Elementary at 11:40 a.m. and Secondary 12:40 a.m.

Aledo ISD All after school athletics events have been canceled

Parker County Republican Party The candidate forum scheduled for tonight at 7 p.m. has been rescheduled for 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 17.

East Parker County Chamber of Commerce All activities today are canceled. The chamber office will close at noon.

East Parker County Library is closed today, but eBooks are always available.

Aledo city trash pickup has been suspended today (Thursday) but will resume tomorrow.

Schools releasing students early

February 6, 2014 by Randy Keck

From the Aledo ISD
Due to worsening weather conditions, Aledo ISD will release early today. Elementary campuses will release at 11:40 a.m. and secondary will release at 12:40 p.m. Bus schedules will run according to the early-release time. Due to weather conditions, anticipate longer than normal AISD bus routes. Afternoon Pre – Kindergarten and Early childhood classes have been cancelled for today.

After-School Athletic Activities Canceled

According to Athletic Director Tim Buchanan: All after-school athletic activities are canceled today, February 6, 2014.

Girls' basketball playoffs up in the air

February 6, 2014 by Randy Keck

Emily Henning/Special to The Community NewsEmily Henning/Special to The Community News
The undefeated district champion Aledo Ladycats will have to wait until tomorrow night to finalize the bi-district playoff schedule.

Head Coach Mike Pinkerton said the game would most likely be played on Tuesday night at Mansfield High School, but that is not a certainty.

Aledo will play the loser of the Burleson/Crowley tiebreaker, which will take place at 6:30 p.m. Friday at Joshua High School.

Once the playoff opponent is determined, the final time and location will be finalized.

The Community News will provide live, interactive blog coverage of the game. Watch www.community-news.com for details.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, April 17

  • Aledo Girls Golf will compete in the Region I Tournament at Diamondback GC in Abilene

  • Ladycat Softball vs Arlington Heights; V-7 JV-5:30

Friday, April 18

Tuesday, April 22

Friday, April 25

Tuesday, April 29

  • Aledo Girls Golf will compete in the State Tournament at Onion Creek GC in Austin.

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