Mineral Wells Index staff writers Chris Agee and Libby Cluett pose with the first place Texas Press Association award for news writing won by the paper in TPA's '2012 Better Newspaper Contest.' The Index competed in the dailies under 7,000 circulation division. The award was for a story by Agee about State Sen. Craig Estes' attempts to regulate air boats on a portion of the Brazos River and for an article by Cluett that took an in depth look at the impact on education funding and budget cuts. The Index also placed in headline writing, page design and overall excellence categories.
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FFB promotes Hons to asst. vice president
MINERAL WELLS, Texas, April 14, 2014 – First Financial Bank, N.A., today announced the promotion of Kayla Hons to Assistant Vice President of Consumer Lending.
Palo Pinto A&M Club Unites for ‘Aggie Muster’
Former students of Texas A&M University will assemble in Mineral Wells on April 21 for the annual Texas Aggie Muster to honor all Texas Aggies who have passed away within the last year.
It's not hard to have an eggs-cellent Easter egg hunt.
Blue Bonnet Garden Club’s Monthly Meeting
The Blue Bonnet Garden Club met recently for its regular monthly meeting.
Police arrest 2 on different charges
A Mineral Wells Police Department investigation Friday, April 11, of an unauthorized use of a motor vehicle report led to the arrest of two men on theft and drug charges.
History repeating itself at Baker?
History repeats itself in the strangest ways.
Mineral Wells Woman's Club
Mineral Wells Woman's Club met on April 2 for their noon Membership Tea and program.
PPC jury hands down guilty verdict in manslaughter case Wednesday
Wednesday a Palo Pinto County jury found Nathan Luke Nichols, 24, of Stephenville, formerly of Santo, guilty of two counts of manslaughter.
State flower popping up
Bluebonnets are as much a part of Texas lore as horned toads and the Alamo.
Doggie Palooza promises fun and furry friends
Expect a dog-day afternoon at the end of April at South Side Church of Christ in Mineral Wells.
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