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Lightning strikes, engulfs home in flames

June 4, 2010 by Christine Hurd

Special to The Community News

Wednesday evening the Harvey family home at 109 Muir Hill Dr.
was struck by lightning. All of the family got out of the home before it was
engulfed in flames. Fire departments all the way from Springtown responded to
fire but the home is a total loss.

Kindergarten Graduation at Coder

June 3, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

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Parker County Commissioners Court Special Agenda May 18, 2010

May 17, 2010 by Randy Keck

PARKER COUNTY
Weatherford, Texas 76086
SPECIAL AGENDA

BE IT KNOWN, the HONORABLE COMMISSIONERS COURT of PARKER COUNTY, TEXAS, will convene in a SPECIAL MEETING at 9:00 A.M. on TUESDAY the 18th day of MAY 2010 in the COMMISSIONER COURTROOM on the FIRST FLOOR of the COURTHOUSE, ONE COURTHOUSE SQUARE, WEATHERFORD, TEXAS,

TO CONSIDER, DISCUSS AND/OR ACT UPON THE FOLLOWING AGENDA ITEMS:

WP Mayor wants new mayor pro-tem

May 17, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

Neverdouski and Carlisle invited to speak at meeting

A new mayor pro-tem will be elected tonight by the Willow Park City Council at their regular meeting. The second-in-command for the city is chosen by the city council.

Mayor Ken Hawkins said he wants "somebody who has a future with the city." Currently veteran councilman Hale Alderman serves as mayor pro-tem. Hawkins called him "a very valuable asset" to the council.

Amongst discussions on improvements to Ranch House Road, budget reviews and ordinances, Cindy Neverdouski and David Carlisle, who lost their races to the Willow Park City Council a week and a half ago, have been invited to speak to the council by Hawkins and address their proposed municipal goals.

Relay for Life is still on

May 14, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

Despite the weather, the all night long Relay for Life event will still take place only it will be indoors.

The event will be at Aledo Baptist Church in the gymnasium. Registration begins at 6 p.m. and the event begins at 7 p.m.

Be their guest

May 14, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

Trinity Christian Academy choir will be performing Beauty and the Beast tonight and Saturday at the Weatherford High Ninth Grade Center.

The curtain goes up at 7 p.m. this evening and at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday.

For more information call 817-441-5897.

Aledo house struck by lightning

May 14, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

A home located in a gated community off of FM-1187 in Aledo was struck by lightning Thrusday evening during a thunderstorm. No one was hurt.

Morris Leondar, assistant fire chief of the Aledo Volunteer Fire Department, said the lightning struck an attic vent on the roof of the house at 131 Bent Tree and cause a minor fire inside the attic.

The home is owned by Martin and Pamela Terry who own and operate Terry's Lawn Care.

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

May 10, 2010 by Randy Keck

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of June Larue Griffeth, Deceased, were issued on March 22, 2010, in Cause No. PR-2970, pending in the County Court of Wise County, Texas, to: Linda Griffeth Gray and Charlotte Jean Griffeth Wilson.

All persons having claims against this Estate which is currently being administered are required to present them to the undersigned within the time and in the manner prescribed by law.

c/o: C. Chad Lampe
Attorney at Law
102 Houston Avenue
Weatherford, TX 76086

DATED the 4 day of May, 2010.

Did you lose your keys?

May 7, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

House and car keys belonging to a GM vehicle were found along Royal View Road in Willow Park this morning.

The key ring includes house keys and a GM keyless entry remote with a missing button. If these are your keys, call the Community News at 817-441-7661.

Parker County Commissioners Court Special Agenda May 12, 2010

May 7, 2010 by Randy Keck

Parker County
Weatherford, Texas 76086
SPECIAL AGENDA
BE IT KNOWN, the HONORABLE COMMISSIONERS COURT of PARKER COUNTY, TEXAS, will convene in a
SPECIAL MEETING at 9:00 A.M. on WEDNESDAY the 12th of MAY 2010 in the COMMISSIONERS
COURTROOM on the FIRST FLOOR of the COURTHOUSE, ONE COURTHOUSE SQUARE, WEATHERFORD,
TEXAS,
TO CONSIDER, DISCUSS AND/OR ACT UPON THE FOLLOWING AGENDA ITEMS:
1. UPDATE ON TRANSPORTATION BOND IMPLEMENTATION:
a. Report from Freese & Nichols.(Deena Nichols/Judge Riley).
b. Award of Bid TB15 Paving and Drainage Improvements for Pojo Road (Holbrook to FM51) for Project #
1.07b. (Deena Nichols/Judge Riley)
c. Request approval for proposed change notice to project 1.07a and change of scope for project 1.07b. (Deena
Nichols/Judge Riley)

Sports Calendar

Monday, December 29

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Moritz Auto Group Holiday Classic, Aledo

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at Fibermax Caprock Classic, Lubbock

Friday, January 2

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Maypearl at Aledo High School, A 4:00 pm and JV 5:30 pm.

Saturday, January 3

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Joshua/Cleburne (Dark) at Cleburne, B 12:00 pm.

  • Aledo Soccer Alumni Game at Bearcat Stadium, Ladycats 12:00 pm and Bearcats 2:00 pm.

Tuesday, January 6

  • Aledo Bearcats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:00 pm, Varsity 6:30 pm and A 8:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:00 pm, Freshmen 6:30 pm and Varsity 8:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats at Boswell, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm.

Thursday, January 8

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Waxahachie 287 Tournament

  • Aledo Ladycats vs The Colony at Waxahachie Tournament, 7:30 pm. January 9 & 10 opponenet and time TBA.

  • Aledo Middle School Ladycats at Brewer. 7th Grade C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. 8th Grade C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School Bearcats vs Brewer Middle School. 7th at Aledo Gym 1, C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. 8th at Aledo MPC, C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. *District Game

Friday, January 9

  • Aledo Middle School Bearcats 7th & 8th A at Azle Junior High School Tournament.

  • Aledo Bearcat JV at Keller Timber Creek Tourny

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Everman at Aledo High School, JV 5:00 pm, Varsity 6:30 pm and A 8:00 pm. *District Game

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