The GEM – (Springtown) classes available on Tuesday and Thursday from 6-7:15 p.m. Fridays at 10-11a.m., and Saturdays at 11:15-12:15 p.m. For more information call 817-677-4366.
Body Exchange Fitness Center – (Azle) classes on Wednesdays from 10-1030 a.m. and 5:30-6:45 p.m. and Thursdays at 9:00-10:15 a.m. For more information call 817- 444-4800.
Health and Education Building – (Azle) classes available on Mondays and Wednesdays from 8:30-9:45 a.m. Contact Kay Ward at 817-312-5539 for more information. (suggested donation of $10… Read the rest
Former students pitch in to help a new graduate
by Mark K. Campbell
Seven Azle High School graduates have created a new academic scholarship.
Called One Small Step, one senior from the Class of 2014 will receive $1,000.
Tyler Stevens, One Small Step’s communication director, said there’s a reason it’s called One Small Step.
“It was chosen because at one point in our lives, we were all crawling…until the day we decided to take one small step forward,” he noted.… Read the rest
by Darlene Holmes
Sue Turnipseed will direct activities here at the Senior Center while I’m gone on vacation.
The seniors received lots of goodies in their Food Bank Bingo Bags last Friday.
Our monthly birthday and anniversary party was this week and Hope and Johnnie came to play with their band. They are always good.
Coming up next week will be Produce Day Friday, April 18 – it sure rolls around quickly.… Read the rest
by Mark K. Campbell
The Azle Rotary Club awarded five AHS students as Rotarians of the Month for April.
Ashlyn Sharp, Dallas Paul, Alexandria McKee, Joshua Cassidy, and Sam DeShazo all received certificates at the group’s weekly luncheon.… Read the rest
The Parker County Future Farmers of America, 4-H Grand Champion Gala raises funds for those youth groups. Tickets for the April 26. 6:30 p.m. event – which includes a red carpet social, a steak dinner, a live auction, and music from Jake Hooker and the Outsiders – begin at $75 for individuals and $500 to $1,000 for tables of eight.
For more information on the gala, set for the Parker County Sheriff Posse grounds, call 817-300-2258.… Read the rest
by carla noah stutsman
Two Azle police officers – David Poe and J.D. Ravenscroft – were promoted to the rank of Corporal and began serving in that capacity April 6.
Poe was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, but got to Texas as fast as he could. Most of his school years were spent in the Keller ISD, where he graduated.
Poe has been with the Azle Police Department since February 2008. For the past three-plus years, he has served as a detective in the department’s criminal investigation division.… Read the rest