Three Azle High School graduates have earned college degrees from Texas Woman’s University in Denton.
Sally Baucom got a bachelor of science in nursing.
Diana Shaw earned a bachelor of general studies.
Amy Staples got a master of library science.
All degrees were conferred during the fall commencement exercises Dec. 12-13 on the TWU campus where 1,161 were awarded.… Read the rest
Azle ISD plans book festival for 2nd, 5th graders in February
by Carla Noah Stutsman
It’s all the buzz around Azle – Book Buzz, that is.
It’s the Hangin’ With the Hornets Book Buzz, and it’s one more in a string of innovative learning tools brought to students within the Azle Independent School District.
The reading festival will be held from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 21 in the Azle High School Indoor Practice Facility.… Read the rest
by Sue Turnipseed
The spring-like weather is easy to get used to and makes for more seniors coming to the B J Clark Community Center for fun, fellowship and good food. The Azle Senior Center opens at 9 a.m. Monday through Friday.
On Thursday, Cpl. Poe and Officer Saint of the Azle Police Department shared some information to help avoid telephone fraud. Seniors are often targets for fraud and need to be aware of what to do. The officers shared some of the ways they have of appealing to victims and what to do when they suspect they have been targeted as victims.… Read the rest
The following individuals who list addresses in the Azle and/or Springtown areas were arrested by various law enforcement agencies and booked into the Parker County Jail during the week of Jan. 18-24.
• Andrew Scott Linguist, 28, of Azle, was arrested Jan. 19 by Parker County Sheriff’s deputies and charged with aggravated assault causing serious bodily injury, a second-degree felony.
• Parker County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 19-year-old Springtown man Jan. 19 on warrants for failure to appear in court, driving with an invalid license, and speeding 83 miles per hour (MPH) in a 65 MPH zone.… Read the rest
Cross Timbers Elementary announced the winners of its campus science fair held Jan. 20.
First place winners in grades one through four from each elementary campus within the Azle Independent School District will compete Thursday, Jan. 29 in the district-wide contest, with winners being announced that evening at 6 p.m. at the Instructional Support Center located at 483 Sandy Beach Road.… Read the rest