Azle graduate Emily Ditmore has earned a place on the elite President’s Honor Roll at the University of Central Oklahoma.
A perfect 4.0, “straight-A” grade point average is required to make the list.
Ditmore took at least 12 hours of on-campus hours at the Edmond, OK college, the state’s largest metro university.
The senior plays softball for the Division II Bronchos and will man first base for UCO for the second straight year.… Read the rest
Thirteen Azle High School graduates were named to the Fall Semester Dean’s Honor Roll at Weatherford College.
The honorees: Katherine Carah, Kimberly Johnston, Melanie Lindsey, Janet Steed, and Linda Wynn.
Also: John Grant, Israel Morrow, Meghan Atherton, and Christian Poindexter.
And: Ashley Porter, Tristan Bradshaw, Carlee Lysaght, and Tabitha Parsons.
A grade point average of at least 3.5 is required for a berth on the elite roster.… Read the rest
Officers with the Azle Police Department arrested the following individuals during the two-week period of Jan. 4-17:
• Ivan Robles, 22, of Azle, was arrested Jan. 8 in the 600 block of Alameda Road and charged with injury to a child/elderly/disabled, a third-degree felony. He was transferred to the Tarrant County jail, where he remains in lieu of $15,000 bond.
• Daniel Maze, 37, of Azle, was arrested Jan. 10 in the 500 block of Commerce Street and charged with driving while intoxicated, his second DWI. He posted $7,500 bond and was released from the Azle jail.… Read the rest
Texas Health Azle has a new doctor. The hospital welcomed Kanayochukwu “Kanny” Aluka, M.D., FACS, to its medical staff as general surgery and wound care services medical director.
She is a fellowship-trained general surgeon whose areas of focus are advanced laparoscopy, breast pathology, and wound care procedures.
According to Dr. Aluka, deciding on a career in general surgery was a great fit: “Helping people restore health and wellness in their lives is something I take great pride in doing.”… Read the rest
In just two years, it’s become one of the most-anticipated events in Azle.
That’s partly because proceeds from the Azle Education Foundation’s Red Solo Cup BBQ Bash go toward scholarships, teacher grants, campus grants, and new teacher gift cards right here in the Azle Independent School District.… Read the rest
More talented Azle High School twelfth graders were praised for their academic careers at the Jan. 8 Rotary Club meeting.
Earning certificates were Malachi Slick, Alaina Williams, Kyle Buss, Taylor May, and David McGee.… Read the rest
The Kilocycle Amateur Radio Club invites the public to free ham radio classes from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 17 at the Saginaw Fire Station, 400 South Saginaw Blvd.
The class will include radio demonstrations and a PowerPoint presentation and will cover what you need to know for the FCC test to get a beginner ham license.
Register at the club website w5sh.org.… Read the rest