The Tarrant Regional Water District has announced plans to close one lane of traffic on Wells Burnett Road on top of the Eagle Mountain Spillway Dam Monday, Aug. 18, from 8 a.m.-12 noon. Flagmen will be on site to help motorists navigate the narrow roadway. Routine maintenance on the dam is cited as the reason for the temporary lane closure.… Read the rest
Students pick up iPads at AISD secondary school
by Carla Noah Stutsman
Azle ISD students in grades 7-12 are busy picking up or renewing their iPads this week.
Junior high students picked their iPads up Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 11 and 12. Freshman and sophomores should pick up or renew their iPads at Azle High School from 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13. Juniors and seniors should pick up or renew their iPads at AHS from 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m.… Read the rest
by Mark K. Campbell
Mark K. Campbell
The artificial Hornet Field turf was hot late on the afternoon of Aug. 7, but the 120-plus incoming 7-9 graders didn’t notice.
On knees, their attention was on a former professional athlete who was telling them the importance of family and unity.… Read the rest
It’s all about getting ready for the season as Azle High School head coach Jennifer Robinson put Lady Hornets through a variety of drills and fitness exercise stations during two-a-days that began Aug. 4 to prepare AHS for the upcoming season. Photos by Mark K. Campbell
Almost a full two weeks before school starts, the Lady Hornet volleyball team will be playing matches that count.… Read the rest
The fourth decade of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles has arrived and here’s a new movie for a new generation.
The Turtles have had their ups and downs through the years.
About the film
The Turtles were first conceived in November 1983 when a couple of artists jokingly sketched out four turtles in ninja attire with weapons.
The Turtles’ origin story is patterned after Marvel Comics’ Daredevil. A canister bounces off a truck and the radioactive goo inside creates superpowers.… Read the rest