Gov. Greg Abbott declared a state of emergency Thursday morning due to flooding along the Texas coast from Tropical Storm Imelda.
In Ecclesiastes 4:9-12, Solomon asks, “how can one man alone take care of himself?” His obvious conclusion is that he cannot. A man needs family and friends surrounding him. Solomon points out several examples. Two men working together can complete a job much more quickly than one alone. A man who is injured or sick will recover much more quickly if he has someone to care for him. If a man is attacked, it is much easier to defend himself, if he has one or two others to fight alongside him.
Parker County Sheriff’s Office investigators have arrested three individuals in connection with a theft ring resulting in more than $500,000 in stolen equipment, according to a release.
The Aledo ISD board of trustees unanimously approved the implementation of a violence-prevention program that will begin next week to help connect and include all students in the district.
The Aledo High School agriculture barn will be getting an extension after the AISD board of trustees approved a proposal from Top Notch Management, LLC for $62,500.
The State Board of Education recognized Weatherford community leader Roger Grizzard, among others, with an award for school volunteers on Friday.
A Sept. 23 golf scramble at Cherokee Ranch Golf Club dedicated to helping a handful of local entities is going a long way in helping promote awareness of these groups in the community.
Johnson County Precinct 4 Constable Tim Kinman confirmed deputy constable Daniel Collins was arrested Friday. Keene police arrested Collins in the Cleburne Wal-Mart on charges of assault family violence by impeding breath and assault family violence.
A Burleson man is in custody for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after reports of shots fired were made in several areas of Burleson on Friday night.
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Park Superintendent James Adams has started spreading the word about the construction expansion of the already named Palo Pinto Mountains State Park, and gave a presentation at the Native Plant Society’s Cross Timbers Chapter meeting Thursday night.
Poolville ISD board of trustees approved changes to the student handbook and athletic handbook at the meeting on Thursday evening in the elementary building.
PLANO — Jacksonville High School's Chris Carpenter was named late Thursday morning as the Built Ford Tough Texas High School Player of the Week for Class 5A.
RUSK – Cherokee County Commissioners' Court members accepted a variety of bids from several entities to help meet the county's needs during the upcoming fiscal year, with a unanimous vote by the court on Tuesday.
Eighteen years ago the tragic series of coordinated attacks occurred against the U.S. and Wednesday, the East Parker County Chamber of Commerce dedicated its program to honoring first responders.
The Willow Park City Council and officials went over highlights of the proposed 2019-20 budget and tax rate, and held its first public hearing Tuesday night.
Weatherford City Council voted to accept the offer from Emergency Services District 3 regarding the contract on Tuesday at city hall.
TYLER — UT Health East Texas Rehabilitation Center recently launched a new intensive cardiac rehabilitation (ICR) program in Tyler, using Pritikin ICR, to treat patients with cardiovascular disease. UT Health Rehabilitation Center is the first location in Texas to offer the Pritikin ICR program, and the first in the region to offer any ICR program.
After hearing both sides of the issue, the Parker County commissioners unanimously denied a landlocked resident’s application request for construction of a neighborhood road to access his property.
The Parker County commissioners approved accepting $1,025 in donations to the Juvenile Probation Department that was used to set up a store where kids can purchase necessities.
MILLSAP – Acme Pressed Brick Company was established in Parker County by George E. Bennett in 1891, and is still going strong in its operation 128 years later.
Cleburne High School 1965 graduate Boyd Matson joked that his Thursday Cleburne Rotary Club appearance reminded him of the day in high school when he had to deliver a report on a book he hadn’t read.
Mark Anthony Soliz, 37, who has spent the last seven years on death row at the Polunsky Unit in Livingston, will be transported to Huntsville about 30 miles away where he will be put to death by lethal injection.
The 15th annual Parker County Sheriff’s Posse Ranch Rodeo is kicking off next weekend and area ranches will be competing for the championship title in a variety of events.
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