Following are reports filed by Mineral Wells police based on calls for service for the period March 13-21. Not all calls for service result in a filed report:
Mayor Christopher Perricone told Ward 2 Councilwoman Tammy Underwood he was not targeting her through a retroactive term limits proposal he hoped to push through Tuesday.
Mineral Wells-based Genesys Aerosystems announced Tuesday it has begun the Supplemental Type Certification process for its VFR version of the Helicopter Stability Augmentation System (HeliSAS) autopilot for the Bell 505 Jet Ranger X.
Generally animal hoarding cases are not good – they typically involve unhealthy, malnourished and dirty animals living in feces-covered surroundings ending in most animals being euthanized.
Mineral Wells has a new city manager, someone who city council members believe possesses the skills and experience to do in Mineral Wells what has transpired under his leadership in his current Panhandle city.
Calling the methods "bizarre," the Palo Pinto County Hospital District recently terminated its CEO search contract with JohnGSelf+Partners Inc. and is suing the Dallas-based firm for recovery of its initial payment.
Lamar Elementary School pre-kindergarten teacher Kathy Rogers was recently selected as the 2018-2019 Tarleton State University Effective Schools Project Instructional Leader of the Year.
PALO PINTO — The Texas Well Owner Network is hosting a water well screening April 8 in Palo Pinto to give area residents the opportunity to have their well water screened.
AUSTIN – A panel of House budget writers gave initial approval Monday to a budget that would spend $115 billion in state funds, including a $9 billion infusion of new funds for Texas public schools and property tax relief.
Mineral Wells City Council is scheduled to meet in regular session beginning at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, in the City Council Chambers at the City Hall Annex, 115 S.W. 1st Street, to consider the following agenda:
The Burch School of Music sponsored its second and third of four recitals piano recitals of the school year at Bethel United Methodist Church in Weatherford.
The ripples of the recent “Traditional” vote in the United Methodist Church will soon be felt by every denomination in Mineral Wells. It will embolden each side of the question about the role and rites of LGBT members and clergy within the Church. It will divide family members, friends, and ecclesiastical partners within our community. It will unite others in new ways.
Did the stormy weather wake you in the early morning hours of Wednesday? My electricity bounced off and on, but Garner was out for a while. This is a typical spring for us!
Do purse names like Coach, Louis Vuitton, Kate Spade, Tory Burch, Dooney Bourke or Michael Kors hold a special place in your heart?
(TNS) – Scammers are impersonating pastors and priests to trick people into giving money for what they say is for “charitable causes,” according to the Texas Attorney General’s office.
Backing a resolution spearheaded by U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro, D-San Antonio, the U.S. Senate voted Thursday to block President Donald Trump's emergency declaration to build a wall along the U.S-Mexico border.
Gov. Greg Abbott is urging Texas universities to re-evaluate their admissions processes in the wake of a federal investigation that led to bribery charges against a coach at the University of Texas at Austin.
The list of missteps in the Texas secretary of state’s review of the voter rolls for supposed noncitizens grew again Monday, when the office inadvertently added additional people to its already flawed list of voters flagged for citizenship checks.
The former CEO of Palo Pinto General Hospital has pleaded guilty to defrauding three major insurance providers – BlueCross BlueShield of Texas, CIGNA Texas and United Healthcare – out of millions of dollars.
DALLAS (AP) — Dr. Albert Karam knows how important vaccines are for children. He’s seen firsthand how immunizations virtually eradicated measles, the disease that made him seriously ill as a child in the 1960s.
If Wal-Mart can offer the best-ever recipe for turning out world-class lemonade from lemons grown in their own orchard, folks will line up to buy it, whether or not they’re greeted at the store door.
We are very lucky to live in this great state of Texas, and the history of Texas Independence Day shows that luck was with us at the very roots of our rebellion and quest for statehood.
A Stephenville-based developer plans to begin construction within the next several months of a townhomes development next to Mineral Wells Junior High.
Holiday Hills Country Club this week made public its plans to temporarily close the clubhouse while continuing to operate the golf course and pro shop.
In mid-January, Mineral Wells City Council, including Mayor Christopher Perricone, voted unanimously to give Marilyn Hanks 120 days to bring her home into code compliance so she could again live there permanently.
With a company ready to begin a $7.5 million residential project in attendance and a proposal aiming to make Mineral Wells a regional drone testing center also on the agenda, the city's good news had to wait for the airing of personal attacks and efforts to bring Tuesday's city council meeting to order.
The Texas Real Estate Commission for a second – and it says final – time found no wrongdoing within its area of oversight by Area Growth Council’s Steve Butcher regarding the initial land deal used to recruit American Precision Ammunition to Mineral Wells.
PARKER COUNTY – Clark Gardens, a world-class botanic garden near Mineral Wells, has evolved from what was once a mesquite pasture into what is sometimes called the “best-kept secret in North Texas.”
Mineral Wells City Council is scheduled to meet in regular session at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 5, in the City Council Chambers at the City Hall Annex, 115 S.W. 1st Street, to consider the following agenda:
MWHS SkillsUSA competed in the recent district competition, with all 24 participants advancing to state competition this year. The competition will be in Corpus Christi, April 4-8th.
I can’t think of many of God’s creatures that were made to go seven days a week and 24 hours a day. It sure does seem like we humans do that sometimes, doesn’t it?
I have written to you all in the past about the importance of libraries and how I believe our library should be held in greater community esteem because we do offer outstanding resources.
Have you dodged the flu this year? Word is there is another round and it is worse than what we have been dealing with. Keep your guard up! It’s not too late to get your flu shot.
Three times in the last two years the Mineral Wells Senior Center board has had to seek a new executive director. Each time Bill Smith was a candidate. The third time was the charm.
Members and guests of Mineral Wells Junior History Club recently met at the Mineral Wells Woman’s Club building for their monthly meeting. President Penny Ritchie presided.
- Hospital district disengages, sues CEO search firm
- Dr. Funk to become new Mineral Wells High School principal
- Horton purchases golf course property, plans to bring in investors
- Woman agrees to relinquish dogs in reported hoarding case
- THAT'S TWISTED: Officials confirm tornado hit city
- Canyon's Criswell named Mineral Wells' new city manager
- Council chills mayor's term limits proposal
- PPGH's former CEO pleads guilty to multi-million dollar healthcare fraud scheme
- GET READY LADIES: It's time for another 'Bags, Bingo and Badges'
- POLICE CALLS: March 6-13