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Hudson benefit continues

January 29, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Fri, 02/06/2015 - 5:00pm

A donation drive for Cameron Hudson continues Jan. 24-Feb. 6 at Impact Athletic Training Center, 100 Nu Energy Drive in Aledo, 817-899-6681. The public may place donations in a drop box at Impact Athletic Training Center which will be given to Cameron’s family. For more information about Cameron please visit www.prayersforcameronhudson.com or “like” Prayers for Cameron Hudson on Facebook.

Boar's Head and Yule Log Festival performances set

December 24, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Sun, 01/04/2015 - 3:00pm

The 39th anniversary of the magnificent Boar's Head and Yule Log Festival will be celebrated in University Christian Church's sanctuary, 2720 S. University Dr. in Fort Worth Jan. 3-4 at 3 and 5 p.m. each day. Bring family and gather friends to come as the magnificent cast of 300 delights in bringing to life this remarkable production. All performances of the pageant are free and open to the public. However, since it is as heralded by local townspeople and patrons from neighboring cities and states, plan on arriving at least an hour early to find seats.

Boar's Head and Yule Log Festival performances set

December 24, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/03/2015 - 3:00pm

The 39th anniversary of the magnificent Boar's Head and Yule Log Festival will be celebrated in University Christian Church's sanctuary, 2720 S. University Dr. in Fort Worth Jan. 3-4 at 3 and 5 p.m. each day. Bring family and gather friends to come as the magnificent cast of 300 delights in bringing to life this remarkable production. All performances of the pageant are free and open to the public. However, since it is as heralded by local townspeople and patrons from neighboring cities and states, plan on arriving at least an hour early to find seats.

Grand opening celebration

December 12, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/24/2015 - 1:30pm

Impact Athletic Training Center and CrossFit City View will host a free community grand opening celebration Saturday, Jan. 24, from 1:30-3:30 p.m. at 100 Nu Energy Drive in Aledo. This fun, family event will feature games, face painting, bounce houses, snow cones and cotton candy, raffles, trunk shows, an in-house CrossFit competition, a fire truck and fire safety presentation, flip-a-thon, and performances by Impact’s award-winning gymnastics team. All funds raised from the CrossFit competition, flip-a-thon and raffle will benefit Cameron Hudson, an Aledo High School student who was severely burned in a fire accident. For more information please call 817-771-1423.

Wine Crawl returns to downtown Aledo

December 3, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Thu, 12/11/2014 - 6:00pm

Back by popular demand, the Aledo Wine Crawl will return for a ladies night out Thursday, Dec. 11 in downtown Aledo.
Participants include The Rock House, Touch of Elegance, Urban West, Elephant’s Nest, Bird’s Nest, Red Horse Boutique, Forte and Christopher Moore Salon.
All will be open late, from 6-9 p.m., with wine and appetizers, and each will offer its own special for the evening.
Shoppers who get their punch cards validated at all eight locations will be eligible for a drawing, with the grand prize a $400 gift basket, and a second prize of a $200 basket.
The first Wine Crawl was held in November and deemed a success.

Donnie Roberson Tourney to benefit family, celebrate his life

November 20, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Sun, 11/30/2014 - 10:00am

You are invited to participate in the Donnie Roberson Memorial Golf Tournament Sunday, Nov. 30 at the Oeste Ranch Golf Course, 29 Crown Road, Weatherford, (817) 441-1044.
Tee time is 10 a.m. Cost is $75 per person. Format is a 4-man scramble, and there will be a cash bar, dinner and raffle after the tournament.
Proceeds are benefitting Cindy Roberson to assist with hospital and funeral expenses. Donnie Roberson was a longtime Willow Park resident, active in the community.
For more info please contact:
Jayme McCormick: 817-501-0908, Steve Davenport: 817-907-0909, Mark Jones: 817-937-9868, Tom Feuling: 817-597-0021, Daryle Shields: 817-907-1238, Glen Henson: 817-915-5869, or email drmemorialgolf@att.net.

Momtrepreneurs hosting event

November 18, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Wed, 11/19/2014 - 4:00pm

Momtrepreneurs will hold a come and go event Wednesday, Nov. 19 from 4-6 p.m. to benefit local mom businesses as well as the Center of Hope of Parker County. The purpose of the event is to introduce local mom businesses to each other as well as the community. The event will take place in the Barre None studio attached to Holy Grounds at 108 Jearl Street in Aledo. We will be collecting canned goods for the Center of Hope of Parker County. No children please. For more information please contact Amy Wessner at 817-688-7775.

Holland Lake center hosting bake off

November 12, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 8:00am

The 7th Annual Holland Lake Nursing Center Baking Contest benefiting United Way of Parker County is Friday, Nov. 21.
Categories include cakes, pies, cookies/bars, and all others.
At conclusion of awards ceremony, all baked goods will be sold, by the slice for $2 each
or spoons for tasting for $.50 each.
New this year will be half items for sale.
Half of the entry will be used for judging and selling by spoon and slice; the remaining half will be sold as one piece.
Also new is a special category for presentation.
Judging will be blind, and no Judges from Holland Lake Nursing Center staff.
All HLNC staff eligible to enter.
Entry fee - $3 per entry or two entries for $5.
Entries must be turned in between 8 a.m.-10 a.m. on morning of event.
Winners will be announced at 2 p.m.

Logan's hosting CASA benefit

November 3, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Tue, 11/04/2014 - 4:00pm

Logan’s Roadhouse in Weatherford is hosting a CASA night from 4 p.m. to close Tuesday, Nov. 4. Present the attached flyer with the bill and Court Appointed Special Advocates of Parker County will receive a portion of the proceeds.

Church hosts Trunk or Treat

October 8, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Sun, 10/26/2014 - 6:00pm

University Christian Church, 2720 S. University Drive, Fort Worth, TX US 76109 will host its fifth annual Trunk or Treat Sunday, Oct. 26 from 6-7:30 p.m. Trunk or Treat is a great way for children, families and singles in the church and throughout the community to celebrate Halloween. Bring friends and neighbors and join in for a time of fun and fellowship to enjoy a safe "trick or treat" environment, refreshments, candy and a few surprises.

Sports Calendar

Friday, January 30

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

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

  • Aledo Bearcats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Centennial at Bearcat Stadium, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Saturday, January 31

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Centennial/Everman (Light) at Aledo High School, B 12:00 pm.

Tuesday, February 3

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

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

  • Aledo JV at Everman, Bearcats 5:30 pm and Ladycats 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Varsity vs. Everman at Bearcat Stadium, Ladycats 5:30 pm, Bearcats 7:00 pm. *District Game

Friday, February 6

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

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

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Crowley at Bearcat Stadium, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Crowley, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Saturday, February 7

  • Aledo Bearcats vs Centennial/Granbury (Light) at Everman, B 12:00 pm.

Tuesday, February 10

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

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